OverviewCAPILANO UNIVERSITY President & Vice-Chancellor Full Time in North Vancouver, BC
Branch North Vancouver BC CA
President & Vice-Chancellor
North Vancouver, BC
In partnership with the senior leadership team and the Capilano community, the individual will guide the institution as it builds on its traditional strengths…
President & Vice-Chancellor –
Capilano University is a regionally focused, undergraduate teaching intensive institution, situated in North Vancouver. With an operating budget of approximately $90 million, Capilano is a multi-sector university offering an array of undergraduate degree programs and one and two-year certificate and diploma programs to approximately 7,500 students.
The President & Vice Chancellor will shape the institution during a period of dynamic growth and change. In partnership with the senior leadership team and the Capilano community, the individual will guide the institution as it builds on its traditional strengths in arts, sciences, and business as well as new and innovative programs such as early childhood, tourism and film.
The President & Vice Chancellor is accountable to the Board of Governors for providing overall leadership and direction to Capilano University. The President will support the Board and its mandate, and will be responsible for ensuring that the University operates within the policy and strategy framework established by the Board. The President will provide advice and counsel to the Board in all matters impacting Capilano University and will provide effective strategic and operational leadership to the faculty and staff.
The ideal candidate is known to be an inspiring educational leader, highly effective at bringing people together to focus on the vision and strategy of an organization. Truly a champion for higher education, the new President will bring a passion for students and student learning and an appreciation and respect for faculty and staff. Embracing a teaching focused institution, research and the critical role of a post-secondary institution in society and the labour market is essential.
This is an exciting opportunity for a leader to bring their passion, authenticity, creativity and people engaged leadership to a dynamic educational institution and enhance the impact that Capilano University has on the broader communities it serves.
To explore this exciting opportunity further, please contact Alex Verdecchia, Brent Cameronor Craig Hemer in our Vancouver office at 604.685.0261, or please submit your resume and information to [email protected] and state the title of the position in the subject line of your e-mail.
Employment Type: Full Time
Location: North Vancouver, BC, CA
Posted on: 2015-09-24