This title is in the unclassified service and is designated
Managerial/Confidential. Appointees to Managerial/Confidential titles
serve at the pleasure of the chief administrative officer and are not
represented for collective negotiations.
VICE PRESIDENT FOR ACADEMIC AFFAIRS serves as first deputy to
the President of a campus in all areas of academic program policy and strategy
and the conduct of instruction and departmental research. Does related work as
required. Initiates and coordinates proposals for new programs or fields of
study; leads development of all programs of academic instruction; makes
recommendations to the President regarding all aspects of the teaching staff;
encourages and coordinates institutional research; determines the most
effective use of instructional space, need for educational equipment, and the
effectiveness of library, computing center, and instructional resource
programs; assures the development of the teaching staff and the academic
advisement of students; acts as liaison between the President and the faculty
in academic matters; gives general supervision to the preparation of academic
publications, statistics, and examination schedules; serves on many campus
committees; may serve as Acting President of a campus.
Doctorate and progressively responsible experience in
academic administration. The latter also should be combined with scholarly
pursuits in an academic field. The incumbent should have further successful
experience in college and/or university teaching.
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