Contra Costa Community College District (CCCCD) is in Contra Costa County in the beautiful and diverse San Francisco East Bay area serving almost 62,000 students annually at five locations.
Diablo Valley College, a large suburban community college with two locations, ranks consistently as one of the most successful transfer institutions in California and also offers a wide range of highly respected occupational programs leading to certificates or degrees. The DVC faculty is known for its intellectual vitality and deep commitment to the success of its students.
Diablo Valley College is currently accepting applications for the position of President, someone with a collaborative and visionary leadership style and the ability to recognize, develop, evaluate, and implement innovative ideas and projects.
The President is the chief executive at the college. He/she reports to the Chancellor and is responsible for the delivery of educational and other services provided by the college and for the supervision of the administrative staff and all educational programs and services of the college.
The President provides leadership for the college as whole, including, planning, development, implementation and evaluation of educational and fiscal programs of the college. He/she develops and maintains channels of communication with staff members regarding all aspects of college operations including curriculum; instruction; business administration; finance; planning; construction and maintenance of physical facilities; personnel; student services; and educational planning. He/she maintains the college as a community institution by serving as the chief interpreter of the needs of the students and service area of the college, and promotes the development and implementation of needed programs and services.
A master's degree from an accredited college or university is required. An earned doctorate is preferred. A minimum of five years of senior-level management experience, preferably in a community college environment, and three years of full-time teaching or student services experience are also required.
This position closes on February 14, 2011.
The Contra Costa Community College District does not discriminate against any applicant for employment on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition, marital status, age, sex, or sexual orientation. This prohibition against unlawful discrimination extends to any person who is perceived to have any of the above characteristics or who is associated with someone who has, or who is perceived to have, any of those characteristics.
HOW AND WHERE TO APPLY
Please visit our website at http://www.4cd.net and click on career opportunities for full details and to apply for this position.
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The Contra Costa Community College District is an Equal Opportunity Employer