Professional Staff Opportunities

Community Director Position

At this time we have selected initial semi-finalists for our Community Director position at Webster University in St. Louis, Missouri.

The Community Director (CD) is a full-time, 12-month live-in position at Webster University. The CD coordinates the formative, administrative, and staff functions of three residence halls housing approximately 450 residents The CD will supervise 10-15 Resident Assistants (RAs) and a senior student staff member, and provide leadership for the residential education efforts of the Department.  The CD will  guide RA staff in administration, community development, and education efforts. This position will also have the opportunity to advise the Residential Housing Association, coordinate staff recognition, and other departmental educational and developmental tasks. The CD plays a critical role in the safety and security of the residential community by serving in the professional on-call staff rotation. The CD assists with the management of the overall administration of the housing system, takes on the role of a student judicial officer, significant role in working with a primarily first-year community, and assists with the coordination of staff selection, training and evaluation. The CD also plays a central role in student retention efforts in coordination with Student Affairs divisional efforts. This position reports to the Assistant Director of Housing & Residential Life.


Requires a Master’s degree in Higher Education or related field, related full time experience preferred, Live-on position.

To Apply

Submit application of Cover Letter, Resume, and References to Justin Frederick.

Learn More

To learn more about Webster University and the Department of Housing and Residential Life, please review the resources below:

Webster University Mission Statement
Webster University Fact Sheet
Housing and Residential Life Mission and Goals
Housing Options
Webster University YouTube Channel
Webster U. Housing YouTube Channel
Annual Recognition Ceremony: Rezzies Scrapbook Video
Webster U. Housing Facebook Fan Page

 Webster University is located in Webster Groves, MO, which is located in St. Louis County. To learn more about Webster Groves and St. Louis, please visit the links below:

25 Things to Do in St. Louis
Explore St. Louis
City of Webster Groves
St. Louis Visitor's Guide