University of California, San Diego
October 16, 2008
ALL ACADEMICS AT UCSD
KEY ADMINISTRATORS/KEY SUPPORT STAFF
Applications and nominations are invited for a half-time position (0.5 FTE) of Associate Vice Chancellor in the Office of Research Affairs (ORA). The Associate Vice Chancellor for Research Initiatives (AVC-RI) would serve as part of the Vice Chancellor - Research’s leadership team in establishing priorities and undertaking new initiatives consistent with those priorities.
The Associate Vice Chancellor - RI will have the following general responsibilities:
• Developing interdisciplinary initiatives, particularly large team-based proposals
• Broadening innovation-related activities
• Expanding undergraduate research opportunities
Applicants should be tenured faculty members with a broad view of the research enterprise and an ability to work effectively across academic and administrative units. A strong record of prior administrative experience is highly desirable. Candidates should also have a commitment to and demonstrated success in achieving institutional diversity goals. Applicants should submit a complete CV and a one-page summary explaining their interest in the position to Arthur B. Ellis, Vice Chancellor - Research (firstname.lastname@example.org) by November 1, 2008. Nominations should also be sent to VC Ellis at this same email address. A search committee will assist with the selection process.