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Hall Directors are employed by university campuses and have the following responsibilities: implementing college policies, supervising Resident Assistants, organizing staff meetings, solving student inquiries, and fostering a comfortable community environment in order to ensure academic success. Based on our resume samples, preferred qualifications for this role are teamwork, leadership, supervisory skills, strong interpersonal skills, and communication abilities. Most candidates for a Hall Director position make display of a Bachelor's Degree in their resumes or are enrolled in graduate programs.

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Hall Director

Trained 15 professional staff and 65 Resident Assistant's (RAs) and on multicultural awareness, LGBT issues, and wellness

  • Responsible for the operations and facilities of a hall housing 225 upper-class and graduate students
  • Supervised one assistant hall director, a graduate assistant position, and 4-6 RAs
  • Promoted diversity and multiculturalism by creating the Global Living Community, a residential living-learning community
  • Chaired committees for Professional Hiring and Training and Development
  • Served as the primary judicial hearing officer for students involved in conduct violations
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Interpersonal And Public Communication
MA
Organization And Leadership
2

Hall Director

Strategized to improve resident programs in three (3) residence halls housing 257 students, i.e., increasing community and social interaction

  • Oversaw building walkthroughs, damage assessments, room inspections, reporting and billing, maintenance requests, hall openings and closings, emergency crises, and other administrative tasks
  • Participated in the hiring and training of residence life staff as to goals and objectives, university policies and procedures, professionalism and ethics
  • Collaborated with Resident Assistant staff to devise hall goals promoting staff cohesiveness, positive attitudes and good communication
  • Supervised three resident assistants and evaluated staff job performance, implementation of program initiatives, and adherence to university policies and procedures
  • Assisted with on-call duty rotation for 1,900 students living on campus
  • Mediated roommate and staff conflicts
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
10
months
at this job
BA
Music
Leadership
3

Fulton Residence Hall Director, University of North Dakota

Oversaw a 300-bed, traditional style hall, mostly freshman, with an Honors Learning Community

  • Completed administrative duties accurately and on time such as weekly paperwork, maintenance requests, staff meetings, key audits, program tracking, common damage reports, and incident reports
  • Trained, mentored, professional developed, and supervised 7 undergraduate Resident Assistants
  • Advised Hall Government which included balancing a budget of $3,500
  • Coordinated with the Department of Honors to create opportunities for student-faculty interaction
  • Responded to incidents consisting of alcohol, illegal drug use, suicide ideation, other medical issues, flooding, key issues, and additional facility concerns
  • Completed Title IX and Clery Act Training
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
5
months
at this job
BS
Political Science
4

Residence Hall Director

Promoted to largest (560 person) residence hall on campus after serving as RHD in smaller halls

  • Provided 24 hour duty coverage for crises intervention and discipline
  • Created hiring materials and evaluations tools for paraprofessional staff. Supervised graduate students and paraprofessional staff members
  • Advised a Residence Life inner hall government group
  • Counseled students and provided support and encouragement
  • Presented at professional conferences on behalf of the department
  • Awarded "Hall of the Semester" for five semesters by the Residence Housing Association
  • Created in house programs to educate students on campus issues
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
BA
Communications
Higher Education Administration And Student Personnel
5

Residence Hall Director

Responsible for day-to-day operations of a co-educational residence hall of 275 residents

  • Supervised, trained, and evaluated 9 Resident Assistants
  • Coordinated, approved, and tracked hall programming
  • Managed staff development and programming budgets of approximately $1,200
  • Served as primary judicial officer for 1 residence hall
  • Co-advised Residence Hall Assembly
  • Assisted with Resident Assistant Selection Process
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
11
months
at this job
BA
Geosciences, Psychology, And Sociology
MA
Student Affairs
6

Assistant Hall Director

Hired, trained, supervised and evaluated student desk assistant staff of 17 students.

  • Supervised a 24-hour information desk operation providing quality customer service to residents and staff
  • Managed bi-weekly payroll for 17 member desk staff
  • Co-advised Wilson Hall Council, earning Advisor of the Year for 2008-2009
  • Assisted in the supervision of 8 Resident Assistants in 5 residence halls including suite style and traditional halls
  • Planned and facilitated monthly desk staff meetings to keep employees updated on policies and current initiatives
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BA
Psychology
MS
Student Affairs
7

Hall Director and Student Activities Assistant

Supervised and trained Resident Assistant staff in conjunction with the Resident Director.

  • Coordinated the recruitment and hiring process for Resident Assistants.
  • Managed staff relations and conflict and crisis management in conjunction with the Counseling Center.
  • Managed programming budgets for residence halls and satellite campus.
  • Served as an academic advisor for undecided students and an organization advisor to ~6 student groups.
  • Implemented campus-wide programs and created intramural sports league on the satellite campus.
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BS
Biobehavioral Health
Womens Studies
8

Graduate Hall Director

Managed and supervised up to 3 traditional residence halls with 34 Resident Assistants and about 850 residents

  • Administered budgets for monthly programs designated for community development and improvements
  • Promoted, modeled and enforced policies; conducted disciplinary hearings and incorporated sanctions
  • Responsible for recruiting, selecting, training, supervising and evaluating the resident assistant staff
  • Served as a peer counselor on academic, personal and life planning issues for a multicultural population
  • Participated in weekly on-call duty rotation responding to emergency and crisis situations
  • Provided platform for conflict management and conflict resolution while addressing concerns between residents
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BA
Political Science
MS
Accounting
9

Hall Director

Responsible for the day-to-day operations of a 350-bed residential facility of upper class residents;
supervised eight resident assistants.

  • Managed front desk operations; scheduled staff and managed payroll.
  • Facilitated weekly meeting with resident assistants to assess performance and provide support.
  • Experienced in facilities management, included periodic building inspections and walk-throughs.
  • Provided crisis management and participated in an on-call rotation as a first responder.
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
11
months
at this job
BA
Public Relations
MA
Master of Arts
10

Residence Hall Director

Developed, implemented, coordinated, and advised the Campus Community Emergency Response Team program

  • Instructor: Science and Society 101
  • Coordinated Room Condition Reports and billing concerns
  • Adjudicated Code of Conduct and Residential Programs policy violations
  • Supervised, advised, and trained resident assistants, graduate assistants, office assistants, and hall council
  • Evaluated and implemented programming initiatives and budgets
  • Managed facilities and safety concerns
  • Committees: C-CERT Program, Professional Staff Training, RHD Selection/Recruitment, Student Success, Spirit Week, Academic Judiciary, Leadership, Homecoming
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
C
Emergency Management
BA
Humanities

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