SIUE Office of Human Resources
Campus Box 1040
Edwardsville, IL 62026-1040
Phone: (618) 650-2190
Fax: (618) 650-2696
Rendleman, Room 3210
Hours: M - F, 8 am - 4:30 pm
November 15, 2013
Provost and Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs
Office of the Chancellor
Southern Illinois University Edwardsville, a nationally recognized university that has established a remarkable regional reputation in higher education, is in a search for a Provost and Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs. As a student-centered educational community with healthy enrollment, SIUE hopes to achieve greater recognition and academic prominence through innovative and interdisciplinary programs that empower individuals to achieve their full potential. SIUE seeks a Provost and Vice Chancellor who will provide strong, visionary leadership in all areas of the University.
About the Position
Reporting to the Chancellor, the Provost oversees academic strategic planning and evaluation, and administers a budget of more than $107 million in academic and support units, $42 million in externally sponsored projects, and more than $147 million in student aid. Directly reporting to the Provost are:
Areas of responsibility include overseeing academic planning, new program development, assessment, educational outreach, faculty development, institutional research, honors program, instructional services, international educational partnerships, retention, and the undergraduate research program. The Provost also oversees academic outreach activities, including the SIUE East St. Louis Center and SIUE Charter High School. Within the University, the Provost is a highly visible representative of the institution’s culture, promoting a spirit of cooperation and collaboration between academic and non-academic units.
Responsibilities of the Provost Include
Terms of Appointment
The new Provost should be prepared to begin July 1, 2014.
This position offers outstanding benefits and a senior level salary.
The application package should include:
Applications and nominations may be sent to:
Executive Recruiter & Public Relations Coordinator
Southern Illinois University Edwardsville
Edwardsville, Illinois 62026-1040
Or send electronically (preferred method) to firstname.lastname@example.org. Electronic transmission of materials in PDF format is preferred.
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled with priority consideration for applications received by January 6, 2014.
SIUE is a state university - benefits under state sponsored plans may not be available to holders of F1 or J1 visas.
Applicants will be subject to a background check prior to an offer of employment. Southern Illinois University Edwardsville is an equal opportunity employer and will not discriminate against any person on the basis of race, national origin, religion, disability, age, marital status, sex, sexual orientation or veteran’s status in violation of Title VII.
The SIUE Annual Security and Fire Safety Report is available online at http://www.siue.edu/securityreport. The report contains campus safety and security information, crime statistics, fire safety policies, and fire statistics for the previous three calendar years. This report is published in compliance with Federal law, titled the “Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act” and the Higher Education Opportunity Act also known as the “Campus Fire Safety Right to Know.” For those without computer access, a paper copy of the report may be obtained, with a 24-hour notice, from the Office of the Vice Chancellor for Administration, Rendleman Hall, Room 2228, 618-650-2536.
In fiscal year 2013, SIUE faculty and staff received more than $42 million in grants and contracts for research, teaching and service initiatives from funding organizations such as National Institutes of Health, National Science Foundation, National Endowment for the Humanities, NASA, National Endowment for the Arts and The Sloan Foundation.
Learn more at siue.edu/provost.