POSITION ANNOUNCEMENT
Specialist, Student Rights and Responsibilities
Student Rights and Responsibilities
SIU Carbondale

Position Summary: Southern Illinois University Carbondale invites applications for the position of Specialist, Student Rights & Responsibilities.

Duties and Responsibilities: Assist in the coordination of efforts of Student Rights & Responsibilities, a unit of the Dean of Students. Assist in addressing student misconduct that violates the Student Conduct Code in a developmental and educational manner. Assist in the administration of the Student Conduct Code on and off-campus. Assist in providing effective interventions in response to allegations of misconduct. Assist in education of students regarding their rights and responsibilities as members of the University community. Assist in training and guidance of Residence Life staff in addressing misconduct, counseling to change inappropriate behaviors and due process. Assist the department in the filing of charges when responsibility is disputed, conducting formal hearings to resolve the disputed allegations, issue appropriate sanctions and conditions of sanctions; Oversee the administration of the Creative Sanctioning Program/Restorative Justice; Assist the Director in assessment and research initiatives; Assist in providing mediation services to students; Assist in editing and revising all Student Rights & Responsibilities related documents and manuals.

Minimum Qualifications: Masters Degree in Student Personnel, Higher Education, Student Development, Counseling, or related area. One academic year’s experience (professional/ graduate/volunteer) in higher education and student development/student activities with emphasis in one or more of the following areas: Student judicial/discipline, student retention/persistence programs, student volunteer/leadership development, first year experience programs, University Housing or diversity initiatives.

Preferred Qualifications: Prior experience with an investigative model of student conduct; effective communication skills; interpersonal, organizational, and management skills; proven leadership capabilities; demonstrated ability to work in a multicultural environment; fiscal management experience. Three years professional experience desired.

Application Deadline: Applications must be completed through jobs.siu.edu by April 6, 2018, or until filled.

Application Procedure: Visit jobs.siu.edu "Administrative/Professional Job Postings" to create an account and apply.

SIU Carbondale is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer of 
individuals with disabilities and protected veterans that strives to enhance its
ability to develop a diverse faculty and staff and to increase its potential to
serve a diverse student population. All applications are welcomed 
and encouraged and will receive consideration.