Indiana University invites nominations and applications for the position of Chancellor of the Indiana University South Bend campus. IU South Bend is one of seven campuses of Indiana University. The 80-acre campus is located along the St. Joseph River in South Bend, Indiana and is the largest regional campus of Indiana University with more than 5,300 students, 250 full-time faculty, and nearly 750 full and part-time employees. IU South Bend offers nearly 100 degree programs including 23 graduate degrees with classes offered on the main campus as well as at the Elkhart Center and online. The annual operating budget is $81.2 million. IU South Bend is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of Colleges and Schools.
The Chancellor exercises broad responsibilities for all aspects of the academic, student, financial, development, and administrative dimensions of the campus, in coordination with university administration and the other Indiana University regional campuses. The Chancellor reports to the IU Executive Vice President of University Academic Affairs. IU South Bend seeks an energetic and dynamic individual to guide its campus commitments to excellence in teaching and scholarship, student centeredness, and engaged citizenship. The Chancellor will provide strong leadership in advancing current goals and also establishing new and ambitious ones in what promises to be an exciting era for the institution and its community. Strong candidates will have a demonstrated record of leadership as an executive officer and have extensive experience with higher education, including a passion for student success. A deep knowledge and understanding of the academic mission is strongly preferred. Candidates should demonstrate strategic thinking and also possess outstanding interpersonal and communication skills, be collaborative and creative, and be able to articulate a vision to diverse audiences. Traditionally, chancellors of Indiana University’s regional campuses have held earned terminal degrees and have demonstrated a record of teaching, research, and service meritorious of an appointment as full professor at Indiana University. For more information concerning the position and the search, please visit: https://uaa.iu.edu/units/recruitment/Chancellor_IUSB/index.html
The confidential review of applicant materials will begin in October, 2018, and will continue until the position is filled. Application materials should include a letter describing your interest in and qualifications for the position; a curriculum vitae; and the names, addresses (including email), and telephone numbers for at least five references which may include trustees, administrators, faculty, students, and community leaders. Applications and letters of nomination should be sent electronically to:
Steve Leo, Vice President
Vicki Henderson, Senior Associate
Storbeck/Pimentel & Associates, LP
Indiana University is an equal employment and affirmative action employer and a provider of ADA services. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ethnicity, color, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, national origin, disability status or protected veteran status.