Residence Life Coordinator - Oxford College of Emory University

Job Number
Job Type
Regular Full-Time
Oxford College
Campus Life-Personnel
This position may involve the following Health and Safety issues:
Not Applicable
Job Category
Admissions & Student Life
Campus Location (For Posting) : City
Location : Name
Oxford College

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Located 36 miles east of Atlanta on Emory's historic and original campus, the Oxford College is seeking a full-time Residence Life Coordinator.



  • Develops, presents, tracks and evaluates educational programs for students in designed residential communities.
  • Manages the daily operation of undergraduate and/or graduate residential facilities.
  • May hire, train, and supervise interns and graduate and undergraduate resident directors.
  • Serves as a conduct officer for the campus.
  • Adjudicates all levels of conduct cases including suspension and expulsion from the campus.
  • Advises resident hall directors on the proper adjudicating techniques and sanctions.
  • Serves as the first point of contact for students' parents regarding housing situations.
  • May coordinate Housing's involvement in campus life activities.
  • Serves on and chairs committees to develop long range goals and strategic plans.
  • Counsels students on mental health issues, as necessary, and is involved in the referral and follow up of residents to mental health professionals.
  • Serves as a liaison between faculty, academic department leadership and students.
  • May coordinate renovation, repair and maintenance needs of designated residential facilities.
  • May teach a resident assistant class.
  • Manages special projects.
  • Serves in the rotation of on-call staff who respond to emergencies involving students.
  • May represent Housing at admission preview days and act as a liaison with the Admission office for student visits.
  • May manage a programming budget.
  • Performs related responsibilities as required.


  • A bachelor's degree in student personnel, higher education, counseling or a related field.
  • One year of residential life, housing, or programming experience.
  • A master's degree is preferred.
  • Must be able to live in a residence hall or other on-campus housing facility.

NOTE: Position tasks are required to be performed in-person at an Emory University location; working remote is not an option. Emory reserves the right to change this status with notice to employee.

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