East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania (ESU) invites applications for the position of Vice President for Enrollment Management. This is a 12-month management position reporting to the President. As part of Pennsylvania’s State System of Higher Education ESU offers competitive salaries and excellent benefits.
ESU is located in Northeastern Pennsylvania adjacent to the scenic Pocono Mountains and the unspoiled Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area. ESU has a current enrollment of 6,943 undergraduate and graduate students. Both the enrollment and the picturesque campus have experienced substantial growth in recent years as a result of, among other factors, the university's reputation for academic excellence and strategic planning. Offering nearly 60 undergraduate degree programs and 30 graduate degrees and certificate programs, the university is poised for continued growth. The surrounding community offers options for suburban, small city, or country living all within a less than two-hour drive to both New York City and Philadelphia.
The Vice President for Enrollment Management serves as the chief enrollment officer with principal responsibility for developing, articulating and implementing a comprehensive strategic enrollment management plan focused on retention, recruitment and admissions consistent with the university’s strategic goals and direction. The Vice President has direct managerial responsibility and oversight for the Offices of Admissions and Enrollment Services (Financial Aid and the Registrar) and is responsible for strategies that focus on retention, recruitment and student success. This position requires interaction and coordination with members of the Provost’s Leadership Team, Student Life, University Relations and Athletics and is expected to develop and enhance valuable partnerships with external constituents. The Vice President must ensure the appropriate dissemination and adherence to state and federal regulations, university and PASSHE System policy, and other matters pertaining to the assurance of program compliance and success. The successful candidate will be innovative, forward thinking, collaborative and a highly experienced enrollment professional.
A Master’s degree with at least five years of experience in a senior administrative and leadership position in enrollment management or related field is required. Preference will be given to candidates with a doctorate.
The search process is underway and will continue until the position is filled. For best consideration, please submit materials before July 31, 2013 to guarantee consideration. Please visit: www.esu.edu/esucareers. Only online applications accepted.
East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and actively solicits applications from women and minority candidates.