Faculty Directorships

The Office of Business Affairs at Appalachian State University will send out a call for applications for faculty directorship positions at the Loft at the beginning of each Fall Semester.  Faculty Directorship positions at the Appalachian Loft in New York City are available to all full-time Appalachian faculty members (EHRA).  A directorship position is available for both Summer Sessions, or for the Fall Semester, or for the Spring Semester. 

Priority is given to faculty who have been with the university at least five years and to those who have supported the Loft program.

Directors of the Loft will live in this housing facility and direct operations there. Directors must have outstanding communication skills with the ability to relate to a wide range of guests. The director must have an appreciation for Appalachian’s students, faculty, staff, and campus. The person chosen for the position should be willing to facilitate group activities by obtaining current information on local activities and transportation. The director must be extremely flexible, able to handle administrative duties, and coordinate maintenance and upkeep of the facility. Directors are expected to have leadership and management skills as well.


Application Process

Letters of recommendation from the dean and the chair of the department must accompany the applicant’s letter of intent and CV\resume. Completed information is to be sent to the Office of Business Affairs at ASU Box 32003.  All materials should be received no later than November 9, 2018. After all applications have been received, interviews will be scheduled. 


Questions should be directed to the reservations coordinator at 828-262-2132 or nyloft@appstate.edu.