Assistant Director for Investigations and Compliance - Skidmore College in Saratoga Springs New York

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Skidmore College

Saratoga Springs, New York

United States


Detailed Job Description

Skidmore College is a highly regarded, selective, independent, coeducational, residential, liberal arts College. Located in beautiful Saratoga Springs, New York, Skidmore sits on a pristine campus of over 750 acres near the foothills of the Adirondack Mountains. Saratoga Springs is a not-so-well-guarded secret of rich tradition accented with an abounding youthful feeling. The college's unique location makes it the perfect place for those who desire the peace of country-like living as well as the excitement and activity accessible in nearby larger cities. Skidmore College offers its employees opportunities for professional and personal growth, a very competitive benefits package, and the ability to positively impact the community.

The Skidmore College community awaits your arrival, so if you welcome challenges and are interested in making a difference, come join us!

Job Summary

The Assistant Director for Investigations and Compliance will be responsible for overseeing major investigations for the Department of Campus Safety. This will include Title IX investigations, Violence Against Women Act, Article 129 of the NYS Education Law as well as violations of state law and College policies. This position is also responsible to ensure the department maintains compliance with various state and federal mandates and legal requirements including the Clery Act. This is a supervisory position which will report directly to the Director and Associate Director. This position will include a training component to provide education to the Department and various Campus constituencies to raise awareness and help reduce crime on campus.  

Minimum Qualifications

BA plus at least 5 years of criminal investigative experience as a detective or investigator with a sworn law enforcement department. Excellent writing, verbal and computer skills are essential. The successful applicant must be able to present relevant training programs to various groups and must develop excellent working relations with a diverse academic community.  

Preferred Qualifications

Experience in a supervisory position is preferred.  

Required Applicant Documents

Cover Letter
List of Three References

Skidmore College is committed to being an inclusive campus community and, as an Equal Opportunity Employer, does not discriminate in its hiring or employment practices on the basis of gender, race or ethnicity, color, national origin, religion, age, disability, military or marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, domestic violence victim status, predisposing genetic characteristics or prior arrest or conviction record or any other category protected by applicable federal, state, or local laws.

Employment at Skidmore College is contingent upon an acceptable background check result.


Keyword Phrases

  • Campus Safety
  • Creative Thought Matters
  • Fostering a Diverse & Inclusive Community
  • Country-style living; big city access
  • Campus Safety and Police
  • Student Affairs and Services
  • Multicultural Affairs and Affirmative Action
Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: Not Specified
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Director
Salary: Not Specified
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: See Job Description