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Vice President of Student Affairs

CUNY City University of New York

Job Title: Vice President of Student Affairs
Reference Code: 18971
Job Location: New York , NY
United States
Status: Full-Time
Job Category: Chancellor, president, provost, VP
Student affairs, residential life
Application Closing Date: Open Until Filled
Date Posted: 2018-09-11
Industry: Academic/Education

Job Description

Vice President of Student Affairs
CUNY City University of New York

Vice President of Student Affairs
Job ID: 18971
Location: City College of New York
Regular/Temporary: Regular

The Vice President is responsible for the Division of Student Affairs and serves as a member of the President's Cabinet. He/she incorporates innovative practices into plans and strategies and collaborates with other College and University executives, and outside organizations as needed, to develop appropriate policy and acquire resources. He/she is a dynamic leader of an executive team responsible for personnel, budget, operations, and communications.

The City College of New York invites applications for the position of Vice President for Student Affairs. Reporting to the President, the Vice President is responsible for leadership in all areas under the jurisdiction of the Office of Student Affairs, providing the vision for the programs that will enhance the student experience at the College, overseeing strategic planning reflecting that vision, and supervising staff responsible for implementing those plans. The Vice President also oversees a close working relationship between the Student Affairs functions and the Office of the Provost/Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs to ensure coordination in all aspects of activities related to the student experience at the College. The Vice President is the primary liaison with student government organizations, and represents the College at all City University functions related to student affairs.

The Office of Student Affairs comprises of the following departments: Office of Student Services; Judicial Conduct; Career Center; Accessibility Center; Wellness and Counseling Center; International Students and Scholar Services; Office of Student Life and Leadership Development; Athletics and Recreational Sports; Child Development and Family Services Center; Student Services Corporation; Auxiliary Enterprises Corporation; Veterans Affairs; Volunteer Emergency Squad. The Office of Student Affairs also oversees on-campus residence (the Towers) and off-campus housing.

Job Requirements

This position is in CUNY's Executive Compensation Plan. All executive positions require a minimum of a Bachelor's degree and eight years' related experience.

The position requires an incumbent with extensive experience in supervising each of the areas under the jurisdiction of this Office, including the management of a diverse staff. The successful candidate must demonstrate a record of excellence in creative leadership and outstanding management of staff (approximately 40) and functions in the areas of student affairs in a large, complex college with organizational characteristics and a student body similar to The City College. S/he must possess excellent written and verbal communications skills, and be able to demonstrate a record of developing excellent interpersonal relationships with students, faculty, staff, and administrators of a college. The successful candidate must possess at least eight (8) years' experience in a position with similar functions. An appropriate doctoral-level degree is preferred.

Information and Application Process Instructions

Vice President

Salary commensurate with education and experience.
CUNY's benefits contribute significantly to total compensation, supporting health and wellness, financial well-being, and professional development. We offer a range of health plans, competitive retirement/pension benefits and savings plans, tuition waivers for CUNY graduate study and generous paid time off. Our staff also benefits from the extensive academic, arts, and athletic programs on our campuses and the opportunity to participate in a lively, diverse academic community in one of the greatest cities in the world.

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Open until filled with review of resumes to begin on August 1, 2018.

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CUNY encourages people with disabilities, minorities, veterans and women to apply. At CUNY, Italian Americans are also included among our protected groups. Applicants and employees will not be discriminated against on the basis of any legally protected category, including sexual orientation or gender identity. EEO/AA/Vet/Disability Employer.

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