University of Wisconsin - Whitewater Whitewater, WI, USA
Oct 30, 2019Full time
Vice Chancellor - Student Affairs - 16046 ATTENTION: The Division of Student Affairs at the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater seeks a Vice Chancellor. The University of Wisconsin-Whitewater is one of the best public institutions in the Midwest and is recognized worldwide, thanks to the many successes of alumni. The University is also recognized as the safest institution in the University of Wisconsin System. Currently, the University can boast of being ranked in the top ten online universities in the nation and continues to see growth. The University of Wisconsin - Whitewater proudly invites applicants for the position of Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs, (Senior Student Affairs Officer, SSAO) as a member of the Chancellor’s cabinet. JOB DETAILS: The Vice Chancellor for student affairs advises the Chancellor and university leadership on matters that enhance student life while providing leadership to multiple areas that influence the student experience. Under the direction of the Chancellor, the Vice Chancellor of Student Affairs plays an integral role in fulfilling the University’s mission and strategic plan. The SSAO is responsible for the overall design, organization, delivery, supervision, evaluation, and fiscal management of a comprehensive student development program. The SSAO is charged with the promotion and delivering of programs and services that enhance student success, achievement, and satisfaction. The SSAO must have an understanding of and passion for higher education, the ability to inspire teamwork and cooperation, understand the necessity and promotion of diversity, equity and inclusion and the capacity to be innovative. The SSAO oversees the Dean of Students Office, University Health & Counseling Services, University Center, Center for Students with Disabilities, Career & Leadership Development, University Housing, University Dining Services, University Bookstore/Textbook Rental, and the Children’s Center. This position ensures divisional compliance with the university as well as the UW System mission, vision that also supports the Strategic Plan for both environments. The position provides leadership, builds a collegial team spirit and holds professional responsibility that promotes agile positive student relations through strong interpersonal communications with student governance and serves as a strong advocate for the university and continued student success.