Director of Judicial Affairs and Dispute Resolution Services, Job Code 171WPU


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Reporting to the Vice President for Student Development, the Director of Judicial Affairs and Dispute Resolution Services serves as the Chief Judicial Officer for the Student Code of Conduct and provides leadership for the campus judicial system, as well as leadership, training and guidance for dispute resolution between students. The Director will be responsible for training staff of both judicial and dispute resolution areas; management of all judicial records and assessment of sanctions and their effectiveness in changing inappropriate behavior. The selected candidate will design, develop, and facilitate educational programs and presentations in the areas such as ethical development, conflict resolution, and student behavior issues. In addition, will work collaboratively with academic departments and administrative offices on issues requiring student development perspective; offer consultation and referral for staff and students on matters related to student’s concerns such as mediation of inter-personal conflict and interpreting policies and procedures.

A Master’s degree in student personnel services or related field is required, as is a minimum of four years of professional experience involving judicial affairs responsibilities at a college or university, or in the field of education, higher education or related field. Juris Doctor preferred.  The successful candidate will have knowledge of varied computer applications, preference given to judicial software, as well as excellent organizational, written and verbal communication skills.

Interested candidates must submit letter of application, as well as current resume and the names of at least three (3) professional references via email (electronic submissions preferred) to Dr. Glen Sherman, Chair of Search Committee,at JudicialAffairs@wpunj.edu or via mail to William Paterson University, 300 Pompton Road, Wayne, New Jersey 07470. For more information about the department and the University, visit www.wpunj.edu. Please reference Job Code in letter of application.  Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

William Paterson University is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity. Women, minorities, and members of under-represented groups are encouraged to apply.



William Paterson University is an equal opportunity employer that actively values and supports diversity among faculty, staff and students. Women, minorities, and members of under-represented groups are encouraged to apply.