Tacoma Community College is a comprehensive state supported community college serving more than 720,000 residents of the Tacoma-Pierce County area and enrolling approximately 18,000 students annually (6,000 FTE). TCC is one of 34 community and technical colleges in a statewide system. Located on a 150-acre site in west Tacoma, the TCC campus houses 25 buildings including a computer center, learning resource center, art gallery, gymnasium, student center, children’s center, auditorium, and bookstore. The Tacoma-Pierce County area, located on beautiful Puget Sound and framed by the Cascade and Olympic mountain ranges, offers residents and visitors a wealth of cultural and recreational opportunities. The city of Tacoma is located 35 miles south of Seattle.
The Executive Vice President for Academic and Student Affairs is the chief academic and student services officer of the College. The position provides leadership and direction in fostering student success through an evidence-based approach to instructional effectiveness and student support. With budget responsibility of $20M and supervisory responsibility for 13 administrators and over 1,300 faculty and staff, the Executive Vice President must be an effective leader in working with faculty and student services staff, and will be committed to continuous improvement. The Executive Vice President must be a highly capable budget manager and a strong strategic planner who can be relied upon for timely implementation of strategic and operational goals. A passion for our community college mission and for closing the achievement gap is essential. The successful candidate will possess a doctoral degree from a regionally accredited institution and at least 5 years of senior academic leadership in a community college or university. Highly qualified candidates will also have classroom teaching experience and have exercised individual responsibility for an academic division, student affairs division, or major administrative unit in a community college setting.
Nominations and applications will be accepted until the position is filled.
The guaranteed consideration date for applications is: March 15, 2013
For full particulars and the position profile, go to http://www.tacomacc.edu/abouttcc/careersattcc/
To apply, go to http://www.acctsearches.org
For additional information, nominations or confidential inquiries, please contact John Steinecke, ACCT Search Services Specialist at 202-384-6538 (mobile) or firstname.lastname@example.org or Dr. Narcisa Polonio, ACCT Executive Vice President for Education, Research and Board Leadership Services at 202-276-1983 (mobile) or email@example.com.
Tacoma Community College is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Educator. Tacoma Community College undertakes a program of Affirmative Action designed to prohibit discrimination and provide equitable employment and equal access to its programs and services without regard to race, creed, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, marital status, and status as a disabled or Vietnam era veteran, the presence of a sensory, mental or physical disability or genetic information.