Executive Vice President and
Provost Search

Position Profile

Job Summary

The Provost and Executive Vice President reports directly to the President and is a key member of the senior leadership team, working in close partnership with the team to plan and implement the University’s overall strategic objectives and its strategic plan, Momentum. The Provost will join a culture that values both highly collaborative and consensus-driven approaches. The Provost will have the ability to forge strong working relationships and partnerships across schools and colleges.

As the chief academic officer of the University, the Provost provides academic leadership and support for Adelphi University’s eight colleges and professional schools. The Provost leads the University in its academic planning and sets goals, policies and practices in the context of shared governance. The Provost has leadership and oversight responsibilities concerning a complex set of activities that are vital to the University’s success as an institution of higher learning. Equally important responsibilities to be assumed by the Provost involve working closely with various internal and external constituencies and partners.

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Information and Instructions for Candidates

This position is anticipated to begin in the summer of 2018. The salary and benefits will be competitive. Application review will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

Please send all nominations, inquiries and expressions of interest electronically to president@adelphi.edu. Please provide a cover letter detailing interest in and fit for the position, along with your curriculum vitae.

All information will be held in the strictest confidence.

Adelphi University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer committed to building a diverse workforce. It strongly encourages applications from women, underrepresented groups, members of the LGBTQ community, people with disabilities and veterans. Adelphi University is an EEO/AA employer.
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Office of the President
Levermore Hall, Room 100
p - 516.877.3700
e - president@adelphi.edu