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Staff Employment OpportunitiesĀ 

Thank you for your interest in a Residence Life position here at Central Michigan University. We believe our professional staff positions are great opportunities for you to enhance leadership skills and experience personal growth as you continue in your college career.

Best of luck in your search!

Please contact Alex Martinez, Interim Director of Residence Life, at 989-774-3111 or by email at with your questions.

Residence Hall Directors – RHD

On behalf of the Office of Residence Life, thank you for considering our professional residence life positions here at CMU! You will find that the Office of Residence Life is a respected and progressive department that is committed to students and their development as citizens in our campus communities. Our goal is to hire and retain a diversified staff that will bring new ideas and energy to programs that support our mission. This is a very exciting time for residence life professionals at CMU as we continue to grow.

Job description

The Residence Hall Director is a full-time, live-in, professional staff member responsible for the daily operations of a 250-650 bed residence hall(s) or on-campus apartments. The RHD directly supervises 5-12 Resident Assistants, 1-2 Inclusion Assistants and most RHDs supervise a front desk operation and advise hall council. The RHD is charged with developing a community that promotes engagement, learning, respect for diversity and student success. The RHD plays an integral role in developing and implementing our residential curriculum.

Application process

Join a residence life team where you balance your role as an educator, supervisor, administrator and purposeful leader. Serve in a department that uses residential education to maximize student learning and create a stronger sense of belonging within each community.

For current vacancies and to apply

For more information: Please contact Alex Martinez, Interim Director of Residence Life, at 989-774-3111 or by email at