Director (MP)

Director (MP)

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. Appointees to this title may also possess concurrent faculty rank.

Positions in this series are concerned with the administration of a specialized research center. A research center usually provides for study, instruction, and public service in a particular area of academic endeavor, often cutting across disciplinary lines. It should be noted that a research center may be university-wide in scope, providing inter-campus leadership in an area of scholarly concern, or may be confined to a single campus servicing the needs of a particular academic program or department.

Many titles in this series are followed by a descriptive phrase that serves to identify the particular center, institute, bureau, or program.

This title is distinguished from Director 08 that is in the SUNY professional services negotiating unit because it has significant responsibilities for making policies or in the administration of collective negotiating agreements.

DIRECTOR acts as chief administrative officer of a center, bureau, or program concerned with a specialized aspect of research, instruction, and public service.

Does related work as required.

Preferred Qualifications:

An earned Doctorate, with satisfactory experience in teaching and research activities.

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