Director of Residence Life

DWU - Dakota Wesleyan University   Mitchell, SD   Full-time     Education
Posted on May 19, 2023

Dakota Wesleyan University is seeking an enthusiastic and student focused Director of Residence Life. The DRL directs the residence life department in creating a living/learning environment that contributes to students’ interpersonal, emotional, spiritual, intellectual, physical and intercultural development.  This person must be passionate about the growth and development of residential students as he or she will be primarily responsible for all aspects of their residential experience.

Benefits include health, vision, dental and life insurance, access to campus wellness program and facilities, vacation, sick and holiday pay, tuition reimbursement and retirement.

QUALIFICATIONS:  Master's Degree in student affairs or higher education leadership and administration (or related field) is highly desirable.  Bachelor’s degree required. Experience working in student life, supervisory experience and strong communication skills required.  Previous experience at a small private university is a plus. Successful candidates will have a demonstrated commitment to the mission of DWU and our values of learning, leadership, faith, and service.

Dakota Wesleyan University is a private, Liberal Arts University of 750 students located in Mitchell, South Dakota and is affiliated with the United Methodist Church.  
Dakota Wesleyan University is an equal opportunity employer and provider.