Human Resources

Director of Student Leadership and Greek Life

Muskingum University invites applications for the position of Director of Student Leadership and Greek Life. This is an opportunity to join an energetic team of Student Life educators, who support our students outside of the classroom and engage partners across the campus. The Director works closely with students to build leadership capacity and partners with Academic Affairs to develop institutional opportunities for leadership learning and practice. This is an exciting time at Muskingum University as the University has opened a new health and wellness facility, is renovating multiple other campus facilities, and continues the expansion of co-curricular programming to create a transformative student experience. Start date is July 2023 or earlier if available.

Reporting to the Associate Vice President for Student Life and Dean of Students, and supervising the collateral assignment of an Area Coordinator, the primary duties of this position are to guide the development of leadership skills among Muskingum University students by providing direct instruction in leadership and organizational management skills, collaborating with faculty in co-curricular leadership programs and programming, and connecting students to regional and national leadership training opportunities. This position serves as the primary supervisor and professional contact for Muskingum University’s social Fraternity and Sorority organizations, including developing recruitment programs, liaising with campus and alumni advisors, assisting in the management of housing for Greek organizations, and compliance with national standards.

As a generalist in Student Affairs, the Director is an integral member of the Student Affairs team providing programs designed to support and enhance student success.  The successful candidate will serve in the Back Up Duty rotation, including having visibility on campus during on-call periods. An apartment in university-owned housing within residence halls may be available.

REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES

  • Master’s degree in Counseling, Student Personnel, or related field.
  • 3-5 years of Student Affairs administrative experience.
  • Experience managing Fraternity and Sorority social organizations; at least two years’ experience serving as an officer or leader in a Fraternity or Sorority social club is acceptable.
  • Demonstrated ability to engage students and motivate them to strive for growth.
  • Passion for supporting undergraduate education in a liberal arts institution.
  • Evidence of strong and respectful collaborative working relationship with other staff educators, administrators, and faculty members.
  • Commitment to educating and supporting a diverse student, faculty, and staff population, and to striving for inclusive excellence in all aspects of program delivery.
  • Excellent written and verbal skills.
  • Experience in data-based approaches to assessment of student learning outcomes for leadership skill development.
  • Weekend and evening work are vital to the success of this position

 HOW TO APPLY

Applications must include a letter of interest, a resume, and 3 professional references and should be sent by email to careers@muskingum.edu or fax to 740-826-6131.  Please include the position title in the subject line of your correspondence.  This position will remain open until filled, with review of candidates to begin immediately.

Muskingum University actively seeks out and welcomes administrators and staff who are committed to excellence in student learning, consider the engagement of diverse communities in the University’s educational programs and activities, and are committed to full inclusivity at the University.  As an equal opportunity employer, Muskingum welcomes applications from individuals from populations, which have been historically underrepresented in higher education and/or have experience working with students from diverse backgrounds.

Muskingum University does not discriminate in its employment or educational programs or activities.  Please visit https://www.muskingum.edu/non-discrimination-statement to review the university’s official non-discrimination statement.

 

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