Drew University’s Office of Student Engagement is seeking a Coordinator of Residential Engagement. This is a full time live-in position that manages the Complex’s day-to-day community development initiatives in an effort to create a residential living and learning community for the students residing in our first-year residential complex. This position supervises student resident assistants, and serves as an advisor to the Complex’s Living Council. This position supports the planning and coordination of the new student orientation programs and annual class events. Manages clubs and organizations, and serves on department programming committees as assigned by supervisor. Responsible for assigned after-hours/weekend/holiday on-call duties on a rotational basis to address any campus emergencies. It is expected that the individual in this position is on-campus for more than just assigned duty time, in order to build community.
Manages a Residence Hall’s day-to-day community development initiatives.
Provides crisis intervention/assessments to students in need through an on-call emergency response rotation.
This coordinator collaborates on campus-wide programs and events.
Assists with the coordination of the new student orientation programs
Serve as staff advisor to assigned clubs and organizations.
Education and Experience:
A Bachelor’s degree is required. Master’s Degree in Higher Education, Student Affairs, or a related field is preferred. Minimum one year of experience in a related field is required.
To apply, submit the following materials to HR1218-6@Drew.edu. Please include your name in the subject. Please apply by February 28, 2019.
Contact information of 3 professional references (or as specified by the Hiring Manager)
About Drew University: Drew University, located on a beautiful, wooded,186-acre campus in Madison, New Jersey, includes the College of Liberal Arts, the Theological School and the Caspersen School of Graduate Studies. It has a total enrollment of more than 2,100 students with 145 full-time faculty members. Over 35% of our undergraduate students are from underrepresented groups, and we were recently ranked 19th among baccalaureate institutions for the number of international students enrolled. The Theological and Caspersen Schools offer master’s and doctoral degrees, and the College confers bachelor’s degrees in 32 disciplines.
Drew is dedicated to exceptional faculty mentorship and hands-on learning that successfully prepares students for their futures. Students regularly connect with local communities, and because of our proximity to New York City, we are home to multiple New York Semester experiences for our undergraduate students: Wall Street, United Nations, Contemporary Art, Communications and Media, Social Entrepreneurship, and New York Theatre. The University also houses the Charles A. Dana Research Institute for Scientists Emeriti, the Center for Global Education, the Center for Civic Engagement, the Center on Religion, Culture & Conflict, and the United Methodist Archives and History Center. Drew also recently received a multi-year grant to transform teaching and learning in the humanities by incorporating emerging digital technologies, methods, and pedagogies.
To enrich education through diversity, Drew University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. In accordance with Department of Homeland Security regulations, a successful candidate must be authorized to work in the United States. These positions are subject to a background check.
Internal Number: HR1218-6
About Drew University
Drew University's highest priority is excellence in liberal education in a changing world environment. This priority guides the planning, implementing, and evaluating of the programs and activities of the University as well as the stewardship of its varied resources.