Residence Life Employment Opportunities

Professional Positions

Residence Hall Coodinator (RHC) – RHCs are full-time live in professional staff members. They supervise Resident Advisors,advise Residence Hall Association, participate in a duty rotation,and help students with a variety of issues. Questions regarding the Residence Hall Coordinator position should be directed to Mrs. Dominique Simons-Bennett, RHC Selection Committee Chair of Residence life, at


Para-professional Positions

Resident Advisor (RA) – RAs are traditionally upperclassmen students who live on each floor and will provide residents with advice and support throughout the academic year. They help students struggling with challenges and connect them with the resources they need to be successful in their LU experience.  Questions regarding the Resident Advisor position should be directed to Mr. Jonathan Harris, RA Selection Committee chair of Residence Life, at For more information on the job description, please visit the Resident Advisor job description. Learn what past Lincoln RAs and RHCs have to say about the RA position:

Desk Assistant (DA) – DAs are students who assist the Residence Life staff.  DA's help with visitor sign in, bulletin boards, spreading the word about events and more.  In our experience, we notice students who start as DAs become interested in the RA position.  DAs can be paid through work study but is also available on the volunteer basis. Questions regarding the Desk Assistant position should be directed to Ms. Valerie Reason, Program Assistant of Residence Life, at

Communications and Marketing Intern* – The communications and marketing intern will be responsible for the Residence Life image and marketing efforts, as well as developing a plan for and implementing the management of various marketing media. Additionally, the communications and marketing intern will help with special projects in the main office.  This position may require some evening and weekend hours.  Interns are paid through federal work study.  Questions regarding the communications and marketing internship should be directed to Mr. Jonathan Harris, Residence Hall Coordinator & Intern Supervisor, Residence Life, at

*The internship is paid through federal work aid but we are offering unpaid internships as well, that way it will not conflict with any other campus jobs you may have

All positions are currently filled.


For More Information

For more information on federal work study/ student employment please visit the Student Employment Website.

For further information on any of these positions, feel free to contact the Office of Residence Life at 

For general questions regarding Lincoln University's Human Resources department and open professional positions, visit Human Resources