Resident Director, Strategic Summer Programs

$2,650 - $4,000 monthly
  • Tulane University
  • New Orleans, LA, USA
  • Feb 10, 2023
Part time Other

Job Description


The Pre-College Resident Director is a professional staff member responsible for the administration and management of their assigned residential areas. The primary responsibilities include initiating, implementing, maintaining, and evaluating efforts in the residential area that will result in educational, social, and cultural growth for the individual student and the entire living community. A Resident Director at Tulane University fulfills the following responsibilities within the Office of Strategic Summer Programs: staff supervision, community development & programming, departmental responsibilities, student development, and administrative tasks.

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
  • Ability to demonstrate commitment to personal and departmental development, professionalism, multicultural education, creativity, collaboration, and initiative
  • Strong administrative and communication skills
  • Crisis management and supervision skills with a focus on student development
  • Organizational skills
  • Microsoft Office skills
  • Leadership/management skills
Required Education and/or Experience
  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited higher education institution by the date of hire


  • High school diploma/equivalent and 6 years' directly related residence life work experience
Preferred Qualifications
  • Master's degree in College Student Personnel or related field and residence life experience
  • Previous student leadership experience
Compensation Information
This position is a exempt, salaried position assigned to pay grade 22. Tulane offers a variety of options to enhance your health and well-being so that you may enjoy more out of life now and in the future. Learn more about Life at Tulane as well as our Benefits and Pay. See our Candidate Resources to learn more about our hiring process and what to expect.

This is a temporary position that will not exceed 6 months and pay will not exceed $12K. Room and board will be provided during employment. This position is NOT with Tulane University’s Office of Housing Residence Life. 

How to Apply
This position will close on 05/19/2023
Please Note: Tulane University has officially adopted a mandatory COVID-19 vaccination policy, which includes the requirement of a booster when eligible. All employees and visiting faculty must be fully vaccinated with a COVID-19 vaccination or obtain approval for a medical or religious exemption prior to beginning employment.
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