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Student Conduct Director

Company: University of Kentucky
Location: Lexington
Posted on: March 20, 2023

Job Description:

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Job Title

Student Conduct Director

Requisition Number


Working Title

Director, Office of Student Conduct

Department Name

1B420:Student Conduct

Work Location

Lexington, KY

Grade Level


Salary Range


Type of Position


Position Time Status


Required Education


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Required Related Experience

6 yrs

Required License/Registration/Certification


Physical Requirements

Sitting for extended periods of time at a computer. Repetitive motion tasks. Occasional job-related travel. Potential to work with combative/violent people.


Monday - Friday; 8:00 am - 5:00 pm; and evenings and weekends as needed.

Job Summary

The Director of Student Conduct provides comprehensive leadership, management, and vision for the University's Office of Student Conduct. The Director is responsible for administering the student conduct process and adjudicating alleged violations of the University's Code of Student Conduct. Additional responsibilities will include designing and implementing the training of students, faculty, and staff who assist with student conduct processes; implementing and serving on a committee for periodic review and modification of the university's Code of Student Conduct and University Housing Community Standards; successfully incorporating the philosophy of promoting student development while upholding university student conduct standards; awareness of national trends related to student rights and responsibilities, restorative justice, conflict management, writing goals and objectives, conducting assessments and leading long term departmental strategic planning.

The position is a part of the broader Dean of Students structure, which grounds its work in core values of integrity, inclusion, and integration. The ideal candidate will have knowledge of issues or difficulties facing student populations; knowledge of college student mental health and campus and community resources; experience responding to individuals with complex support and behavioral needs; ability to respond compassionately to a variety of student needs and concerns; knowledge of social justice, inclusion, oppression, privilege and power and the ability to incorporate this understanding into practice; excellent interpersonal, decision making and verbal and written communication skills; strong attention to detail and planning and organizational skills; ability to demonstrate independent judgment regarding student issues. We are seeking a collaborative team player with high emotional intelligence.

The University of Kentucky Office of Student Success operates from a student-centered foundation. We seek to build a strong community through the care of and concern for every member of Student Success. We cultivate an equity-minded working and learning environment where people are seen and valued. We strive to revolutionize student success practice through a culture of ingenuity, excellence, agency, and accountability. The twenty-five units and five areas that comprise Student Success are committed to one vision: designing and delivering unparalleled student services. To learn more about the Office for Student Success, visit: https://studentsuccess.uky.edu/ .

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities

MS Access, MS Office (word, PowerPoint), Database Management

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Preferred Education/Experience

Doctorate in Higher Education, Student Affairs or related field and 10+ years of experience.

Deadline to Apply


University Community of Inclusion

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.

Keywords: University of Kentucky, Lexington , Student Conduct Director, Executive , Lexington, Kentucky

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