Associate Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs—Continuous Improvement / R97339

University of Arkansas at Little Rock
Little Rock, Arkansas
Jun 02, 2017
Administrative Jobs
Academic Affairs
Position Type
Alt-Ac & Post-Ac
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

The Office of the Provost at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock invites applications for the position of Associate Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs—Continuous Improvement (R97339). The person in this position oversees all curricular processes within the division of Academic Affairs including assessment, program review, and accreditation to ensure that the institution is pursuing continuous improvement, as defined by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC), in all of its academic offerings. The AVCAA/CI also serves as a liaison to the Arkansas Department of Higher Education and other partners.

In addition, the professional selected for this position will have the opportunity to design and implement a comprehensive, continuous improvement process for the campus that includes integrated planning and resource allocation.

Required Education/Experience: Earned Doctorate degree, minimum of five (5) years of experience in educational administration.

Preferred Education/Experience: Experience in higher education curriculum development and review; direct experience with a regional accreditation process; understanding of integrated planning, including resource allocation.

Application materials must be submitted through the online application system. Additional information about this position and application requirements are available under the Jobs link on the Human Resources’ website at  Incomplete applications will not be considered.

This position is subject to a pre-employment criminal and financial history background check. A criminal conviction or arrest pending adjudication and/or adverse financial history alone shall not disqualify an applicant in the absence of a relationship to the requirements of the position.  Background check information will be used in a confidential, non-discriminatory manner consistent with state and federal law.

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer and actively seeks the candidacy of minorities, women, veterans, and persons with disabilities. Under Arkansas law, all applications are subject to disclosure. Persons hired must have proof of legal authority to work in the United States.