The Graduate Resident Director (GRD) is a paraprofessional member of the Residence Life staff. Responsibilities include oversight of:
GRDs serve in the primary on-call rotation after hours. In addition, each GRD will be given one collateral assignment in the Office for Residence Life based on interest, experience, and skills. GRDs are supervised by the Area Coordinator for their designated area.
The GRD is a part-time, 10-month, live-in position. Compensation consists of graduate tuition remission for a maximum of 9 credits each semester, a waiver of room charges and a 19 Meal Plan. GRDs also receive a cash stipend predicated on the size and responsibilities associated with their designated halls.
Undergraduate and Law Students are not eligible to apply. GRDs may not hold any other compensatory position on or off campus during the academic year; exceptions may be made for academic internships and practicums. GRDs are hired on an annual contract basis.
If you have further questions, please contact Residence Life at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Applications for the 2019-2020 academic year will be available in January 2019.
Please note that applicants who are not part of the current RA staff will only be considered if GRD positions remain vacant following our internal RA reappointment process. If positions remain available and we wish to pursue your candidacy, you will be notified by email during the first week of March. If you do not hear from us, then all positions have been filled.