Graduate Resident Director (GRD) is a part-time staff member who is currently
enrolled in a relevant Master’s degree program, that includes but is not
limited to Student Affairs, Higher Education Administration, Professional Counseling
or Public Administration. The GRD is considered
a member of the Campus Life staff. The
GRD is expected to live in the Carlow University residence hall and work an
average of eighteen hours each week.
position provides support, encouragement and leadership to her/his
community. The GRD should be available
to her/his residents and empower their residents to grow and develop as responsible
citizens. The GRD helps to facilitate a positive living and academic
environment. This is accomplished by:
- Assisting with the supervision of 6-7 Resident
- Facilitating bi-weekly meetings with each assigned
- Building relationships with the residents in the
- Assisting residents in developing relationships with
- Holding residents accountable for their behavior
- Promoting student involvement in student
organizations, activities and campus events
candidate will be responsible for assisting RA’s with the planning, execution
and assessment of 50-80 residence hall programs each semester. This includes academic,
social, educational and leadership programming.
is expected to assist with mediations when conflict occurs between residents.
The GRD is expected to assist individual students with their needs and
concerns. The GRD may be responsible for addressing student conduct, when
is expected to assist with the facilitation of RA trainings, bi-weekly meetings
and individual meetings.
- Assist residents during crisis situations and
contact the necessary emergency services as needed.
- Support residents experiencing a mental or physical
health crisis as needed.
- Notify the Director or Assistant Director of Campus
Life of all emergencies.
is expected to be on-duty seven scheduled weekends each semester. In addition,
the GRD is expected to be on-duty seven weeknights each month. When the GRD is
on-duty, she/he is expected to be within twenty minutes from the Carlow
University campus and accessible by phone.
intent of this list of primary duties is to provide a representative summary of
the major duties and responsibilities of this job. Incumbents perform other
related duties assigned. Specific duties and responsibilities may vary based
upon departmental needs.
- $4,400 stipend ($2,200 paid each semester)
- Housing, a single suite in the residence hall
- A Carlow University meal plan
University employees commit themselves to the highest standards of ethical
conduct. They commit to act with
integrity, treat others with respect and dignity, carefully steward the
University's resources, avoid conflicts of interest or commitment, maintain
confidentiality, and to comply with legal and professional obligations.
Send cover letter and resume to HR2@carlow.edu.
Carlow University is an Affirmative Action/Equal
Opportunity employer by choice. We value diversity and we are committed to the
recruitment of underrepresented groups.