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Community Director Search

Welcome to the Community Director Search web page!

We are glad that you are interested in learning more about the exciting Community Director position opportunities at Pacific Lutheran University! We hope these pages will provide a simple and informative guide to everything prospective candidates will need to know about living and working here at PLU.

Community Directors are an integral part of the educational community at Pacific Lutheran University (PLU).  They collaborate with faculty, staff, and students to create and manage purposeful and dynamic learning environments in the residence halls and across campus.  They have a broad knowledge of student development theories and implement these theories into daily practice.  Finally, Community Directors are reflective educators who are able to communicate with diverse individuals and communities. The Community Director position is a 40-hour/week, non-exempt (i.e., hourly) position. The Community Directors report to the Assistant Dean for Campus Life, Co-Curricular Learning, & Assessment.

Campus Life is a jointly led close collaboration of Residential Life and Student Engagement within Student Life, a Division that strives for improved care and service to students through increased synergies and efficiencies. Through shared departmental leadership, vision and work, the Campus Life partnership enhances student learning, engagement and success at PLU.

Interested applicants can apply via our Human Resources WebpageCandidates will be considered on a rolling basis as they apply and the position will close when it has been filled.

Thank you for your interest. We hope you learn a lot and have fun exploring. If you have any questions about the Community Director position opening, the search process, or this web page, please direct them to Jes Takla, Assistant Dean for Campus Life, Co-Curricular Learning, and Assessment, who is both the hiring manager and supervisor of the Community Directors (jes.takla@plu.edu).