The Associate Vice President (AVP) is the College’s primary facilities officer and reports to the Chief Financial Officer and Vice President for Operations (CFO). The AVP is a member of the CFO’s leadership team, charged with enhancing and aligning administrative and financial functions to the institutional mission, vision, and strategic plan while providing a safe, well-maintained, sustainable campus.
The AVP for Facilities is responsible for the stewardship of campus buildings and grounds. The AVP will be responsible for a portfolio of functions that includes facilities operations, the central heat plant, campus master planning, capital project planning, design and construction, environmental health and safety, parking & transportation, and campus conferences and events. The AVP guides executive leadership on assessing and defining requirements, both financial and physical, for short and long-term capital needs. The AVP must have proven facilities management leadership experience in a campus setting, and in developing and working with a diverse workforce. The AVP must demonstrate a commitment to creating a vibrant community enriched by diverse perspectives, talents, and experiences. The AVP must lead by example and maintain the highest ethical standards.
To Apply: Confidential review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled; interested parties are encouraged to apply before or by September 7, 2020.
Please submit a PDF version of your resume, letter of interest and 1-page diversity statement upon application. The diversity statement should outline your experiences with diversity, equity, and inclusion. Those experiences can include, but are not limited to, the following: lived experience as a member of an underrepresented group; experience living and meaningfully interacting with individuals with a variety of identities; or professional development or other training in diversity, equity, and inclusion. If your experiences are different from those listed and you have a commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion, please explain how you will manifest that commitment in this position.
All applications and nominations will be held in confidence.
About Lewis & Clark College
Lewis and Clark is a private institution with a public conscience, a residential campus with global reach. Students and faculty throughout all three of Lewis & Clark’s schools—the College of Arts and Sciences, the Graduate School of Education and Counseling, and the Law School—pursue new ways of knowing by combining classic liberal learning with pioneering collaboration. Located in Portland, Oregon, the student experience is enhanced by the inspiring beauty of the college's natural setting on 137 wooded acres in Portland’s southwest hills.