Vice Chancellor of Student Services

Ivy Tech Community College
Valparaiso, IN
Aug 02, 2022
Aug 08, 2022
Position Type
Vice Chancellor
Employment Type
Organization Type
Community College
The Vice Chancellor of Student Services reports directly to the Campus Chancellor with indirect reporting to the Vice President of Student Success and the Assistant Vice President of Enrollment Strategies for the planning, development, administration, supervision and evaluation of enrollment services, and student support and development programs. The Vice Chancellor will provide leadership in functional areas as assigned by the Campus Chancellor.

As the chief enrollment and student success officer of the campus, the Vice Chancellor provides leadership that enhances the campus’ overall student experiences, from enrollment planning and management to student support and development. The Vice Chancellor strengthens relationships with collegiate and K-12 educational institutions and community organizations, improves cross-functional teamwork in support of retention and educational achievement, and establishes additional progressive strategies for advancing continuous quality improvement efforts in an environment that promotes and values diversity and recognizes the various needs and services required for a diverse student body.

The Vice Chancellor for Enrollment Services and Student Success will be a member of the Chancellor’s cabinet with the purpose of providing leadership that aligns with the College’s core values and implements strategies in order to meet the needs of a diverse community and student body on campus. This position promotes diversity, integrity, community engagement, innovation, and excellence; is accountable to perform statewide responsibilities to maintain consistent statewide recruitment, policies, and practices. This position will work closely with appropriate System Office leadership to establish strategies coordinated with statewide efforts in key areas of focus (recruitment, enrollment, completion, retention, and student success).

This position will work closely with the Vice Chancellor of Academic Affairs in the key areas that focus on strategic enrollment management best practices, particularly in the area of student retention and completion.

Minimum Qualifications:
  • Master’s degree from a regionally accredited college or university
  • Three to five years of progressive leadership experience in a comprehensive student affairs unit

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Doctorate degree
  • Seven to ten years of progressively responsible student affairs experience in a regionally accredited higher education institution
  • Community college experience
  • Demonstrated project management skills to oversee several projects concurrently and meet deadlines effectively
  • Knowledge of managing student related data and reporting
  • Must be adept at resolving individual and group conflicts
  • Must have excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Proven ability to identify key issues and to carry forward an idea or project from conception to execution
  • Track record of thinking conceptually and mastering complex subject matter quickly
  • Good judgment, discretion, tact and the ability to work easily with senior leaders within the higher education, charitable, government, and business sectors
  • Ability to partner well with colleagues both in and outside of the organization
  • Ability to promote an inclusive environment that reflects the broad diversity and backgrounds represented by our students and employees and which every individual feels respected and valued

Job Requirements:

Ivy Tech Community College of Indiana is an accredited, equal opportunity, affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, gender identity or status as a veteran.