Baylor University's Division of Student Life is seeking a high performing, high capacity individual to serve as Director of Student Activities. The selected individual will excel at providing visionary leadership to the department, and passionately represent the department's work to external stakeholders. To succeed in this role, you must have a passion for Baylor's mission and student body and be able to effectively communicate to and demonstrate an appreciation of Baylor's diverse student population.
A Master's degree, four years of relevant work experience, and an active Christian faith are required. Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis.
What You Will Do
Interact with students, student organizations, alumni, faculty, staff and community leaders representing the University and Division of Student Life
Serve as a consultant to students and student organizations
Develop and oversee departmental budget, assessment and strategic operational Planning
Provide overall direction and administrative leadership
Hire, train, supervise and evaluate staff and report on assigned areas of responsibility
Assist Baylor faculty and students on a broad scope of issues related to academic integrity
Oversee the establishment of opportunities for students to develop their leadership knowledge and skills
Collaborate with internal and external constituents and students to foster integration
Work on special projects as assigned and assist with coordination of special events
Exhibit an appreciation of, a sensitivity to, and respect for a diverse academic environment, inclusive of students, faculty and staff of many social, economic, cultural, ideological, racial and ethnic backgrounds
Perform all other duties as assigned to support Baylor's mission
Ability to comply with University policies
Maintain regular and punctual attendance
What You Can Expect
As part of the Baylor family, eligible employees receive a comprehensive benefits package that includes medical, dental, and vision insurance, generous time off, tuition remission, and outstanding automatic retirement contributions. Baylor has a comprehensive benefits plan that supports you and your family's wellbeing and allows you to be a part of the life of a vibrant and active college campus. To learn more, go to Baylor Benefits & Advantages.
About Us: Baylor University is a private not-for-profit university affiliated with the Baptist General Convention of Texas. As an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer, Baylor is committed to compliance with all applicable anti-discrimination laws, including those regarding age, race, color, sex, national origin, military service, genetic information, and disability. Baylors commitment to equal opportunity and respect of others does not undermine the validity and effect of the constitutional and statutory protections for its religious liberty, including, without limitation, the religious organization exemption under Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the religious exemption to Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, and the Free Exercise Clause of the First Amendment to the United States Constitution, among others. Baylor encourages women, minorities, veterans, and individuals with disabilities to apply. EEO/M/F/Vets/Disabled
Baylor University is a private Christian university and a nationally ranked research institution, consistently listed with highest honors among The Chronicle of Higher Education’s “Great Colleges to Work For.” The University is recruiting new faculty with a deep commitment to excellence in teaching, research and scholarship. Baylor seeks faculty who share in our aspiration to become a tier one research institution while strengthening our distinctive Christian mission as described in our strategic vision, Pro Futuris, and academic strategic plan, Illuminate.