Barton College is seeking candidates for the position of Director of Housing and Residence Life. This position reports to the Vice President for Student Affairs. The Director is responsible for providing vision and direction to the Office of Housing and Residence Life and plays a critical role in the planning, development, and implementation of co-curricular learning and student support at the College. The Director is responsible for the daily administration of the total residence life program, supervising a professional residence life staff and undergraduate student staff of resident assistants. The Director is responsible for the development of a best practices model for housing and residence life serving the campus community with innovation and creativity, including service learning.

REQUIREMENTS: Three to five years experience in housing and student life administration, with an emphasis on student leadership and service learning. A Bachelor’s degree is required, Master’s degree preferred, in Student Life Administration, Counseling, or related field.

This is a full-time position, 12-month, live-in position with competitive salary and benefits, including an apartment and meal plan (when the college is in regular session).  This position also has on-call responsibilities.

Please send a cover letter, resume, and three letters of reference to Mr. George Solan, Vice President for Student Affairs, Barton College, P.O. Box 5616, Wilson, NC 27893, or email

Applications will close March 31, 2014.