Knowledge of student intellectual, emotional and social development theory, techniques and research associated with ensuring the success of diverse student populations in residence hall living.
Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills.
Strong organizational skills and an ability to prioritize and complete simultaneous projects within deadlines.
Ability to diffuse and respond professionally to stressful situations and difficult people.
Ability to work successfully as both a member of a team and independently with minimal supervision.
Ability to interact in a professional manner with a diverse group of staff, faculty, students, and the community in a service-oriented environment.
Ability to implement new systems and procedures and to evaluate their effectiveness.
Ability to think critically and creatively, have a high standard of integrity, and be motivated to incorporate best practices into the organizational structure.
Ability to process and handle confidential information with discretion.
Ability to adapt quickly to changing situations and environments.
Ability to interpret and apply laws, regulations, policies and procedures consistently.
Ability to effectively manage the work of others by providing information, guidance and motivation.
Ability to assume responsibility and take initiative.
Ability to collaborate and work effectively within a diverse community and committed to equity and social justice.