Professional Staff

Housing & Residential Education seeks to employ talented, student-focused, individuals to serve on our professional staff at the University of Utah. By joining our team, you will become a part of a staff dedicated to innovation, student learning, and the creation of an inclusive and safe living environment for our residents.


The Associate Director is the primary liaison with the Dining Services partner and shall develop a culture of accountability to ensure that the dining brand is strengthened on campus through long range plans as well as daily actions. The Associate Director engages with Chartwells leadership to develop, monitor, and support strategic initiatives. They will be responsible for advancing assessment initiatives and reporting in order utilize the information in planning efforts with the end goal to meet and exceed the needs of the campus and students.


The Associate Director provides expertise, vision, and strategic leadership related to residential facilities that currently cover 1.3 million square feet. This includes identifying and implementing best practices while focusing on safety, security, fiscal responsibility, and compliance. This position is responsible for overseeing the operations, maintenance, custodial, delivery of services, and capital improvement of HRE buildings and equipment. As a leader in the department, the Associate Director will collaborate with colleagues within the department, division and across campus to support University strategic goals, provide superior customer service and support the academic and personal success of our residents.