Associate Vice Provost (Student Life Leader), Involvement and Belonging
Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI)
Location: Bloomington, Indiana,
Internal Number: 307492
DIVISION OF STUDENT AFFAIRS (BL-SSER-IUBLA)
With the launch of the IU Bloomington 2030 Strategic Plan. With the launch of the IU Bloomington 2030 Strategic Plan, the creation of a new Office of Student Life is taking shape this summer. The Office will be a key driver and contributor to the IUB 2030 goals and will focus efforts on supporting the academic and co-curricular student to contribute to their student experience and success. With the launch of the IU Bloomington 2030 Strategic Plan, the creation of a new Office of Student Life is taking shape this summer. The Office will be a key driver and contributor to the IUB 2030 goals and will focus efforts on supporting the academic and co-curricular student to contribute to their student experience and success.
The Office of Student Life will combine the 22 departments of the former Division of Student Affairs with Residential Life and IU Corps and will focus on 3 key areas to support student success:
Care and Advocacy
Health and Wellness
Involvement and Belonging
Department Specific Responsibilities
Supports an environment where what students do outside the classroom prepares them for success inside the classroom and in life after graduation.
Collaborates on new model for involvement and belonging services to balance the need to create a deeper sense of shared community while also providing supportive spaces for individual needs.
Supports efforts to increase and continually assess the quality of student engagement in campus life and cocurricular learning by leveraging IU?s assets.
Assists in implementing and evaluating programs, services, and activities related to the co-curricular experience including student engagement and success, leadership development, and student involvement and belonging.
Supports the evolution of residential living to align with the newly reimagined first year experience.
Drives innovation, engagement, assessment, and excellence within involvement and belonging initiatives.
Fosters an inclusive and welcoming environment for students and staff.
Contributes on senior leadership teams to formulate strategic planning and the highest-level operational objectives for student life areas.
Establishes long-term business plans and long-term strategic objectives.
Directs leadership staff who provide supervision to student life teams. Responsible for escalated operational issues, including human resources and/or people management situations.
Drives innovation, inclusion/involvement , and excellence within the area of student life; reviews and creates policies and procedures.
Determines overall budget for student life teams; reviews and approves financial proposals from direct reporting leaders; has significant fiscal responsibilities that require frequent interaction with executive leaders.
Provides expertise and identifies grant and/or funding opportunities; develops business relationships across the university and externally.
Stays up-to-date on new student life standards, technologies, policies, and procedures and works collaboratively with other student life leaders across departments and/or campuses in determining standards, best practices, and related policies/procedures; ensures the adoption and implementation by direct reporting leaders.
Combinations of related education and experience may be considered. Education beyond the minimum required may be substituted for work experience. Work experience beyond the minimum required may be substituted for education.
Bachelor's degree in education, public affairs, public health, social work, counseling, or related field
Master's degree in higher education student affairs, involvement, or related field.
5 years in student life, higher education student affairs, or related field
3 years of management experience in relevant field
10 years of progressive student affairs experience at the director level or higher in student engagement, involvement, and sense of belonging as well as program implementation, staff development, fiscal management, and daily operations.
Proficient communication skills
Maintains a high degree of professionalism
Demonstrates time management and priority setting skills
Demonstrates a high commitment to quality
Excellent organizational skills
Excellent collaboration and team building skills
Effectively coaches and delivers constructive feedback
Instills commitment to organizational goals
Demonstrates excellent judgment and decisions making skills
Effective conflict management skills
Builds and manages effective teams
Effective leadership skills
Ability to represent the company with external constituents
Ability to drive multiple projects to successful completion
Demonstrates ability to maintain confidential information
Demonstrates customer service skills
Possesses flexibility to work in a fast paced, dynamic environment
Commitment to working with people from diverse backgrounds and demonstrated commitment to cultural competency
Commitment to being a strong student advocate
Working Conditions / Demands
This role requires the ability to effectively communicate and to operate a computer and other standard office productivity equipment. The position involves sedentary work as well as periods of time moving around an office environment and the campus. The person in this role must be able to perform the essential functions with or without an accommodation.
This is an in person-position.
$175,000- $185,000 annually
For full-time staff employees, Indiana University offers a wide array of benefits including:
Multiple plan options for medical insurance
Health Savings Account with generous IU contribution
Life insurance, LTD, and AD&D options
Base retirement plan contribution from IU, subject to vesting
This posting is scheduled to close at 11:59 pm EST on the advertised Close Date. This posting may be closed at any time at the discretion of the University, but will remain open for a minimum of 5 business days. To guarantee full consideration, please submit your application within 5 business days of the Posted Date.
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About Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI)
IUPUI, a partnership between Indiana and Purdue universities, is Indiana’s urban research and academic health sciences campus.IUPUI’s mission is to advance the state of Indiana and the intellectual growth of its citizens to the highest levels nationally and internationally through research and creative activity, teaching and learning, and civic engagement.By offering a distinctive range of bachelor’s, master’s, professional, and Ph.D. degrees, IUPUI promotes the educational, cultural, and economic development of central Indiana and beyond through innovative collaborations, external partnerships, and a strong commitment to diversity.