Assistant Director, Center for Fraternity & Sorority Life
Employee Type: AP-Administrative Professional
Position Number: 119144
Work Location: Pullman
Summary of Duties: The Assistant Director is a member of the Student Affairs and Enrollment Administrative Professional staff. As a staff member in the Center for Fraternity & Sorority Life, the Assistant Director is responsible for the student/ community/ leadership development program for the Washington State University Fraternity/Sorority Community, which includes more than 70 fraternities and sororities. Various agencies, organizations, businesses, University departments and individuals consult with the Assistant Director regarding concerns and interactions with the Fraternity/Sorority Community. The Assistant Director advises councils and chapters on matters of educational programming, philanthropy, leadership, judicial processes, and academics.
Required Qualifications: Positions require a Bachelors degree in a relevant field and four (4) years of progressively responsible relevant experience, which has included at least one (1) year of managerial experience. A Masters degree in a related field may be substituted for up to one (1) year of the required experience. Education and experience can be tailored to fit the specific organizational entity/directorial assignment. Positions may require applicable licensure and/or certification.
Founded in 1890 in Pullman, Washington State University (WSU) is Washington’s land-grant university with an overarching mission of improving the quality of life for all citizens – locally, nationally, and globally. WSU is committed to innovation and excellence in research and scholarship. WSU has a current enrollment of over 30,000 undergraduate, graduate, and professional students and approximately 6,000 faculty and staff at its five campuses (Pullman, Spokane, Tri-Cities, Vancouver, and Everett), as well as its numerous other locations across the State of Washington and online through its Global Campus.
U.S. News & World Report's 2016 "America's Best Colleges" rankings place WSU in the top 75 public national universities. WSU was one of only three Northwest universities to be placed in the top two tiers, along with the University of Washington and the University of Oregon. WSU is ranked as a "highest research activity" institution by the Carnegie Foundation and is in the top 12 percent of research universities as reported by the National Science Foundation. Also, WSU was recognized by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching for its engagement activities with i...ts Community Engagement Classification.
WSU employs approximately 6,000 faculty and professional staff and the University deeply values diversity among its faculty, students, and staff. WSU students represent diverse social, economic, and ethnic backgrounds: approximately 10 percent of WSU students hail from outside the state of Washington, and approximately 6.8 percent are international students. WSU annually awards more than $280 million in scholarships and financial aid to approximately 17,000 undergraduate students.