CUNY Associate Director of Judicial Affairs (Student Life Manager) in Bronx, New York

POSITION DETAILS

Reporting directly to the Associate Dean for Student Development at Bronx Community College, the Associate Director of Judicial Affairs will serve as the primary conduct officer and the Chair of the Behavior Intervention Team. The Associate Director of Judicial Affairs supports Student Success by educating students about the consequences of their behavior and holding them accountable for the choices that they make. This individual will investigate and adjudicate student conduct referrals and apply sanctions and interventions that advance appropriate student behavior and development.

As the chair of the Behavioral Intervention Team, the Associate Director will lead in coordinating the campus response to students of concern in the areas of health and safety in a manner that is consistent with appropriate laws, CUNY regulations, and national best practices. The Associate Director will help train and convene disciplinary panels, provide information and workshops related to classroom management, student integrity, student conduct, and students in distress as applicable. Also, the Associate Director will assume a leadership role in the development and implementation of college policies, procedures, training and education related to student behavior and will collaborate with Campus Safety Officers and other entitles to establish proactive programming for student conduct.

Key responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following:

  • As a member of the Academic and Student Success staff, assists in engaging all students in meaningful educational experiences, in and out of the classroom.

  • Serves as student conduct administrator to assess, research, develop, implement, and update content in related procedures, training, publications and website.

  • Protects the rights of students and manages student behavioral issues in a fair and consistent manner grounded on education rather than punishment.

  • Develops, disseminates, interprets and enforces campus policies and regulations.

  • Chairs the Behavioral Intervention (BIT) team, a campus-wide committee focused on threat assessment, intervention, and student support.

  • Provides proactive education, training, and outreach for faculty, staff, and students on behavior expectations and guidelines, student code of conduct, and related topics including academic dishonesty, drug and alcohol training, community standards, etc.

  • Oversees the process for maintaining case notes, meeting with charged students, witnesses, or other parties. Ensures the accuracy and completeness of the recordkeeping systems for tracking student conduct, academic integrity matters, and sanction compliance.

  • Promotes a campus climate respectful of diversity and multiculturalism.

  • Develops, implements and measures outcomes.

  • Serves on several university, institutional and division-wide committees, researches and completes required reports and documents that are central to the outcomes of the Judicial Affairs Office.

QUALIFICATIONS

Bachelor's degree and six years' related experience required. The individual selected for this position must have an understanding of and demonstrated success in using student development theory to address student integrity and conduct.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master’s degree in higher education, student affairs, counseling, law or related field

  • Experience in conducting student hearings and programs and in dealing with Title IX matters

  • Experience working with behavioral intervention teams

  • Experience developing, delivering and evaluating training programs

  • Experience working with students in distress and making referrals to community mental health and other agencies

  • Experience in developing and implementing policies and procedures

  • Experience in strategic planning, conceptualizing and developing new programs, and in training student and faculty disciplinary panel members as well as in college student conduct practices, Clery reporting, Title IX, and conducting investigations

CUNY TITLE OVERVIEW

Manages the development, implementation, monitoring, and evaluation of student programs and quality of life issues, promoting the personal development of a diverse student population.

  • Evaluates student needs and trends to develop a range of student services

  • Develops and administers specific programs and general activities in support of student needs

  • Develops relationships with college departments and outside community organizations to understand student needs and available development opportunities

  • Represents the College in campus-wide and university-wide groups and councils focusing on priority student issues

  • Manages staff, fiscal resources, and facilities supporting student affairs activities

  • Performs related duties as assigned.

Job Title Name: Student Life Manager

CUNY TITLE

Higher Education Associate

FLSA

Exempt

COMPENSATION AND BENEFITS

$61,394 - $97,628; Salary commensurate with education and experience.

CUNY's benefits contribute significantly to total compensation, supporting health and wellness, financial well-being, and professional development. We offer a range of health plans, competitive retirement/pension benefits and savings plans, tuition waivers for CUNY graduate study and generous paid time off. Our staff also benefits from the extensive academic, arts, and athletic programs on our campuses and the opportunity to participate in a lively, diverse academic community in one of the greatest cities in the world.

HOW TO APPLY

Applicants must apply online by accessing the CUNY website at www.cuny.edu and navigating to the following links: Select “Employment”, then select “Search Job Postings” and find JOB ID #18741. Please attach resume and cover letter. References on request. Please do not include any other documentation.

For general assistance with your CUNYfirst application, please go to http://www.cuny.edu/employment/jobsysteminstructions.html for information.

CLOSING DATE

July 6; review of resumes to begin immediately.

JOB SEARCH CATEGORY

CUNY Job Posting: Managerial/Professional

EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY

CUNY encourages people with disabilities, minorities, veterans and women to apply. At CUNY, Italian Americans are also included among our protected groups. Applicants and employees will not be discriminated against on the basis of any legally protected category, including sexual orientation or gender identity. EEO/AA/Vet/Disability Employer.

Job Title: Associate Director of Judicial Affairs (Student Life Manager)

Job ID: 18741

Location: Bronx Community College

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular