Description of Responsibilities: The Assistant Director of Campus Life-Greek Life will:
Serve as the Advisor to Greek governance and programming organizations, i.e. Greek Council, Panhel, IFC, MGC, GLWA, etc.
Provide training and programs for members of the Greek community in the areas of leadership development, scholarship, organizational health, governance and philanthropy.
Serve as the primary risk management training facilitator for Greek organizations.
Oversee the fraternity/sorority expansion and registration process.
Advise and assist Greek organizations with new member recruitment education programs and activities.
Facilitate the implementation of the college’s Fraternity & Sorority Standards of Excellence program.
Provide advice and support for Greek Community events such as “Greek Week” and “Lettered Leaders”.
Maintain a positive working relationships with National Chapter representatives, Alumni Chapter advisors and other Greek Life stakeholders.
Share in the supervision of Graduate Assistants assigned to The Point.
Assist with the administration and management of The Point (Student Involvement Office) as assigned by the Director of Campus Life.
Serve as a mentor and facilitator of the OzLeads Leadership Institute.
Assist in the planning and implementation of campus wide programs such as Student Involvement Fair, Opening Weekend, Family & Friends Weekend, Student Involvement Awards and other special events planned by or involving Campus Life as needed.
The Assistant Director of Campus Life-Greek Life reports to the Director of Campus Life.
In addition, the Assistant Director of Campus Life-Greek Life will be expected to display a commitment to undergraduate and/or graduate education, and possess communication and interpersonal skills sufficient to work effectively with an increasingly diverse array of students and colleagues.
To Apply: Submit a cover letter addressing qualifications, resume, copy of unofficial transcripts for required degree showing degree awarded and date conferred, and contact information for three professional references (only the three referees listed in your Interview Exchange application can be considered and contacted) electronically to:
Files must be complete (all documents requested and required in the application instructions submitted) to be considered. Official transcripts required at time of appointment.
If you have any questions about the position, please e-mail:
Christy Huynh, Search Chair
Description of Department: The Department of Campus Life serves the diverse and vibrant SUNY Oswego community by providing meaningful and intentional experiences for our student body. Campus Life is responsible for the implementation and delivery of signature campus programs such as the “I Am Oz Diversity Speaker Series”, the “OzLeads Leadership Institute”, and the “ALANA Multicultural Leadership Conference”. We also provide leadership development opportunities for Student Association members, student clubs and organizations, and fraternities and sororities. Reporting units within the department include Student Involvement, Campus Recreation, Event Management and the Campus Box Office.
Description of SUNY Oswego: Founded in 1861, SUNY Oswego is a public comprehensive college located in Central New York on the beautiful shores of Lake Ontario, 45 minutes from Syracuse. Named one of "Top Up-and-Coming Schools" in U.S. News “America’s Best Colleges” in 2010, a Kiplinger's “Best College Value” for 2015, and a "Best Northeastern College" by Princeton Review every year since the first edition in 2003, Oswego offers its 8000 undergraduate and graduate students preeminent academic programs in the arts and sciences, business, communications, and teacher education. The College’s success is built on providing students outstanding educational experiences with attention to a liberal arts and sciences foundation, practical applications, interdisciplinary approaches, independent scholarly and creative work, and skills for living in multicultural and global communities. The emphasis on faculty-mentored student research and creative projects is evidenced by Quest, a daylong symposium spotlighting original student research; a stipend program for students engaged in research and creative work; and the Global Laboratory, a STEM-based research abroad program at top-ranked universities around the world. SUNY Oswego is an unusually collegial and vibrant community and is in a time of wonderful opportunities with extensive facilities construction and renovation, a forward-looking strategic plan, and expanded outreach to regional, national, and international communities.
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Bachelor’s Degree at time of application
1-3 years professional experience in higher education
Ability to work nights and weekends as required
Master’s Degree in higher education or a related field.
With a student body of 8,000 students, the State University of New York at Oswego is large enough to offer more than 110 programs of study yet small enough for students to form lifelong bonds with each other and their professors and mentors. Learning-centeredness is Oswego's organizing principle for decisions about responsibilities, activities, resources, and academic and physical environments as the college addresses the widening missions of public higher education in the 21st century and continues to advance the public good. Students study in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences; School of Business; School of Communication, Media and the Arts; and School of Education as well as innovative interdisciplinary programs that cross traditional boundaries. Oswego opens doors for students with highly rated experiential learning and study-abroad opportunities.The state has invested more than $800 million in campus renewal at Oswego since 2000, bringing new luster and technologies to old buildings and adding wholly new state-of-the-art facilities. The college's new construction is all designed to meet the LEED Gold standard of the U.S. Green Building Council.Inspired by a shared commit...ment to excellence and the desire to transcend traditional higher-education boundaries, SUNY Oswego strives to be a premier institution that provides a transformative experience to a diverse body of students, empowering them to live ethical and meaningful lives and build a better world. Strong traditionThe college was founded in 1861 as a teacher training school by Edward Austin Sheldon, who embraced and popularized some of the most innovative teaching methods of his day. Oswego became one of the State University of New York's founding members in 1948 and evolved into a full-fledged arts and sciences university college in the SUNY system by 1962, when it entered a period of rapid growth: as enrollment soared, 29 new buildings opened in the 1960s alone.The legacy of 19th century founder Edward Austin Sheldon still underpins the college's identity and invigorates its vision. Sheldon built a powerful public asset to meet the needs of rising populations and was one of the original adopters of experiential learning as a compelling pedagogy. LocationThe college's 690-acre campus, featuring nearly a mile of Great Lake shorefront, is scenic every season of the year. Lake Ontario with its connected waterways and natural beauty is the focal point for world-class sports fishing, outstanding opportunities for outdoor enthusiasts, community parks, living history through maritime museums and Fort Ontario, and festivals like Oswego's Harborfest as well as a thriving port. To the north are the Thousand Islands of the St. Lawrence Seaway, to the south the vineyards of the Finger Lakes. Syracuse is the metropolitan cultural hub for Central New York, a 45-minute drive from Oswego. Its international airport is closer still. SUNY Oswego also has a branch campus in Syracuse, where it offers degree completion programs at the undergraduate and graduate levels.Welcome Videohttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BaPSio0v2JYFast Facts http://www.oswego.edu/about/facts.htmlAccreditations http://www.oswego.edu/about/facts/accreditations.htmlInteractive Map http://www.oswego.edu/about/visit/maps/campus/index.html#placemarks//zoom/16/lat/undefined/lon/undefinedFollowing State University of New York at Oswego on Twitter https://twitter.com/sunyoswego