The Office of the Provost is seeking a Vice Provost for Student Affairs (Vice Provost). This is a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, fixed term professional faculty position. Reappointment is at the discretion of the Provost and Executive Vice President.
The Vice Provost is a collaborative and strategic partner who works effectively with the President, Provost and Executive Vice President, Vice Provosts and Vice Presidents, Deans and other senior leaders, the Faculty Senate, students, staff, and faculty to lead and ensure a transformational student experience at OSU. The Vice Provost works across the university's many locations to facilitate strategies and initiatives that improve the quality of the student experience, ensuring that individual student needs are met while fostering a more inclusive experience for the entire community.
The Vice Provost will promote the goals of the Division of Student Affairs, ensuring that all programs and initiatives are integrated and effective in supporting the overall mission, goals, and objectives of the University. The Vice Provost serves as an advocate for students and fosters an institutional climate that supports the multicultural and global engagement of all students. The Vice Provost plays a pivotal role in the implementation of the University's strategic goals of providing a transformative student experience by collaborating and communicating with faculty, staff, students, University leaders, and with student-run departments across the University's campuses, Ecampus, and other locations.
Typically requires PhD or equivalent combination of education and experience. 10 years' experience providing administrative leadership: including student affairs leadership, budget and financial management processes, strategic planning, policy formation, personnel management, and supervision.
A Master's degree in higher education, student affairs, education administration, counseling, psychology, or closely related field is required. A doctoral degree (PhD or EdD) is preferred.
A minimum of 10 years of progressively responsible experience in student affairs leadership in higher education.
Demonstrated innovative and collaborative student affairs leader with a distinctive record of achievement.
A demonstrable commitment to promoting and enhancing diversity.
This position is designated as a critical or security-sensitive position; therefore, the incumbent must successfully complete a criminal history check and be determined to be position qualified as per OSU Standard 576-055-0000 et seq. Incumbents are required to self-report convictions and those in youth programs may have additional criminal history checks every 24 months.
Additional Salary Information: Salary is commensurate with education and experience.
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OSU commits to inclusive excellence by advancing equity and diversity in all that we do. We are an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer, and particularly encourage applications from members of historically underrepresented racial/ethnic groups, women, individuals with disabilities, veterans, LGBTQ community members, and others who demonstrate the ability to help us achieve our vision of a diverse and inclusive community.