Nominations Being Accepted for Interim Executive Director, Southeast Idaho
August 03, 2018
As announced in June, Marc Skinner has accepted a faculty position at Brigham Young University-Idaho in Rexburg. Marc’s position with the university will end later this month and the Office of the Provost and Executive Vice President is accepting nominations for the position of interim executive officer for Eastern Idaho.
Nominees must be current University of Idaho employees with a graduate degree from an accredited university and proven leadership and administrative capabilities. Individuals nominated or interested in the position will need to submit a CV and a letter of application, not longer than two pages, explaining their interest in the position and how their experience and qualifications are relevant to providing leadership for the Idaho Falls location on an interim basis.
The first consideration date for applications will be Friday, Aug. 10. For additional information about the position or questions about the nomination process, please contact Mary Stout at email@example.com.
The interim executive officer (EO) serves as a public face of U of I, representing the university in Southeast Idaho. The EO supports the university by providing visibility and facilitating a broadened sphere of influence in Southeast Idaho. The EO works with university vice presidents, deans and other senior leadership to support legislative engagement, strengthen relationships with municipalities and public agencies, provide outreach to business, develop media coverage and support student enrollment. In addition, the EO provides administrative leadership for management of the Idaho Falls Center facility and acts as a catalyst to support academic programs, faculty and staff in Southeast Idaho as well as collaboration with the Idaho National Laboratory, local industry, and other university partners. The EO reports to the provost and executive vice president.
About the University of Idaho
The University of Idaho, home of the Vandals, is Idaho’s land-grant, national research university. From its residential campus in Moscow, U of I serves the state of Idaho through educational centers in Boise, Coeur d’Alene and Idaho Falls, nine research and Extension centers, plus Extension offices in 42 counties. Home to nearly 11,000 students statewide, U of I is a leader in student-centered learning and excels at interdisciplinary research, service to businesses and communities, and in advancing diversity, citizenship and global outreach. U of I competes in the Big Sky and Western Athletic conferences. Learn more at uidaho.edu