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About the University of Arkansas:
The University of Arkansas, the state's flagship university, with a student
population of over 26,000 students, resides on 345 picturesque acres
overlooking the Ozark Mountains. For nearly 150 years, it has been the center
of higher education in the state of Arkansas and recently has moved to the
center of higher education in the nation. Through the integration of teaching,
research and service that puts students first, the University of Arkansas is
taking its place among the nation's great comprehensive colleges and
universities. Fayetteville is located in the northwest corner of the state
with a metropolitan area population of 500,000 residents. The city and area
have been featured in numerous publications as a very desirable and economical
place to live and most recently was listed by Money magazine as one of the "100
Best Places to Live".
University Housing is a department within the Division of Student Affairs.
University Housing is committed to providing a safe, comfortable, convenient,
and reasonably-priced living and learning environment that promotes student
success. Our department employs over 160 full-time staff members and
approximately 250 student staff members.
The Coordinator for Residence Education (HEI Program Coordinator) Position:
The Coordinator for Residence Education (CRE) is a 12-month, live-in position
responsible for overseeing all functions within a residential community varying
in size of approximately 200-600 students. Programmatic focus and building
structure (suites versus traditional) vary by area.
Primary responsibilities include supervising Resident Assistants, advising Hall
Senate, supporting academic initiatives in the assigned area, serving as a
campus conduct officer, participating in the emergency response rotation, and
serving on various departmental/divisional committees. Opportunities for
collateral assignments in the employees' area of interest are supported.
University Housing offers $1000 professional development funds; a furnished
apartment with cable, laundry, internet, and landline telephone service;
departmental smartphone; a meal plan when dining services are in operation; and
a pet policy to include a dog or cat.
The formal education equivalent of a bachelor's degree with a major in
sociology, public administration, or related field; plus two years of
experience in program administration or related area.
Master's degree in College Student Personnel, Higher Education Administration,
Counseling or directly related field of study; experience with community
living, and leadership development. Knowledge of how to plan and organize
events for students. Strong oral and written communication skills as well as
strong organizational and administrative skills are preferred.
This position is subject to a pre-employment criminal background, sex offender
registry check, and drug screen. A criminal conviction or arrest pending
adjudication alone shall not disqualify an applicant in the absence of a
relationship to the requirements of the position. Background check information
will be used in a confidential, non-discriminatory manner consistent with state
and federal law.
This position requires the use of a cell phone in accordance with the cellular
communications policy, Fayetteville Policies and Procedures
The University of Arkansas is an Affirmative Action/EOE institution committed
to achieving diversity in its faculty and staff. We encourage applications from
all qualified candidates, especially individuals who contribute to diversity of
our campus community. The University welcomes applications without regard to
age, race, gender (including pregnancy), national origin, disability, religion,
marital or parental status, protected veteran status, military service, genetic
information, sexual orientation or gender identity. All applicant information
is subject to public disclosure under the Arkansas Freedom of Information Act
and persons must have proof of legal authority to work in the United States on
the first day of employment.
For more information: http://housing.uark.edu/cre
(Classified State Title: HEI Program Coordinator)
Contact: Felisha Perrodin, fperrod@xxxxxxxx<mailto:fperrod@xxxxxxxx>,
Assistant Director for Residence Education
University of Arkansas
960 W. Douglas St.
1 University of Arkansas
Fayetteville, AR 72701
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