Student Affairs

Area Coordinator

St. Ambrose University

Davenport, IA United States

Full-time, 12 month, live-in (must live in campus housing) staff member reporting to the Residential Education and Conduct Manager of Residence Life. Manage a residential area of approximately 500 total students and assist with the leadership and administration of all areas related to housing/residence life for campus population of over 1,600 including staff selection, training & supervision, (direct supervision of 11-22 student staff members depending on area), central office responsibilities and on-call duty, managing student conduct and programming, and assisting with summer housing operations.  Take the opportunity to be part of a dynamic team in a position allowing you to wear many hats. REQUIREMENTS:  Minimum of Bachelor’s degree or four years of experience in area of responsibility. PREFERRED: Master’s degree and two years previous residence life experience at the Residence Hall Director level or similar leadership position on a college/university campus.  Additional preference given for work experience at a small private institution of higher education and demonstrated experience working with individuals holding diverse identities. Salary meets FSLA requirements. Benefits include meal plan (when food service is in operation), furnished apartment, graduate tuition remission, cable TV, internet, parking, laundry, retirement & health/life/dental. St. Ambrose is an independent, comprehensive, and Catholic diocesan university firmly grounded in the liberal arts and Catholic identity and values. This position is open July 1, 2021 and review of applications will begin immediately.  People from under-represented populations are encouraged to apply.


  • Start Date: 7/1/2021 - Approximate
  • Education: Bachelor's Degree Required
  • Work Experience: 2 - 4 years
  • Part/Full Time: Full-Time

Contact / Additional Information

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