University of Jamestown seeks a Director of Residence Life (beginning June 1, 2016) to lead all aspects of campus housing plans and programs; and manage, direct and assess the performance of residential staff members. Director manages residence openings and closings, residence key distribution and collection, residential life budget, and assists with other Student Life responsibilities.

Requirements: baccalaureate degree (master’s preferred); previous experience in residence life, student activities, and/or student conduct; excellent organizational and communication skills; and the ability to work independently and effectively collaborate across departments and in a multi-cultural environment.

Send letter of application, resumé, and the names and contact information of three professional references to Gary Van Zinderen, Dean of Students at gvanzind@uj.edu, 6058 College Lane, Jamestown, ND 58405. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until position is filled. University of Jamestown is an AA/EO employer.

Examples of aid include:
  • Academic Scholarships
  • Athletic Scholarships
  • Fine Arts Performance Awards
  • Journey Awards
UNIVERSITY OF JAMESTOWN at a glance

  • 1,000 students from 37 states and 17 countries

  • 13:1 student-faculty ratio

  • On-campus residence halls

  • 98% average placement rate in 2010 & 2011