The residence hall director provides primary leadership and overall management of a residence hall housing approximately 500 students. This position is directly supervised by a complex director. This live-in position involves a level of accessibility and accountability to all students and staff. The residence hall director is responsible for fostering a responsible, inclusive community; providing intentional, development-based supervision; utilizing sound fiscal management and business practices; and ensuring a safe, comfortable living environment for students. The residence hall director also works closely with faculty advisors and house coordinators who provide leadership and support for the living-learning communities in the building. All residential communities support and contribute to the mission of our institution.
The residence hall director position is a 12-month live-in position with a meal plan available when dining services are in operation. They receive a competitive annual salary and benefits package, reserved parking at a reduced rate and professional development opportunities.
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Housing and Residential Services
Neptune East 145
Northern Illinois University
DeKalb, IL 60115