Associate Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs

Charlotte, North Carolina, United States

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Job description

The Associate Vice Chancellor is a Senior Academic and Administrative Officer of UNC Charlotte. The primary mission of the position is to develop, direct, and administer services for students that have a direct impact on the quality of students’ educational experiences and campus life. Reporting Directly to the Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs, the Associate Vice Chancellor assists in implementing the Vice Chancellor’s vision and goals for the Division of Student Affairs, working in close collaboration with other senior campus officials. The Associate Vice Chancellor represents the Vice Chancellor in all situations with tact and diplomacy, requiring a dedication to consultation and consensus building.

Provide leadership, management and oversight for a comprehensive umbrella organization encompassing ten functional units (Student Union, Cone University Center, Student Activity Center/Venue Management, Conference, Reservations and Event Services, Student Activity Fees Commission and the Office of Student Activities & Engagement which includes the Center for Leadership Development, Fraternity and Sorority Life, Student Media and Venture Outdoor Experiential Learning), 88 full- time and 200+ student employees with 3 senior level direct reports plus a Business Officer and an Executive Assistant.

The Associate Vice Chancellor is responsible for overall management, strategic planning, personnel administration and budget development and implementation of annual operating budgets in excess of $15 million.

Experiences must include student union operations, program development, staff training and development, and significant supervisory experience. The ability to effectively communicate with students, faculty and staff, and community partners is required of the Associate Vice Chancellor.

The most competitive candidates will have a Master’s degree, Doctorate preferred, in higher education, counseling and/or student personnel (or a related field); a minimum of ten years of progressive student union and/or public arena/ sports venue management experience and the demonstrated ability to lead, develop and apply best practices to large comprehensive student services programs.

The search committee will begin review of applications June 15, 2018. Applications received after this date may not receive full consideration by the search committee.

How to apply

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UNC Charlotte is North Carolina's urban research institution. Our campus is located in the piedmont of North Carolina, just two hours from the mountains and three hours from the Atlantic Ocean. A large public university with a small college feel, more than 25,000 students consider UNC Charlotte’s 1,000-acre campus their home away from home.