Vice President of Academic and Student Affairs

Vice President of Academic and Student Affairs


Isothermal Community College
286 ICC Loop Road
Spindale, NC 28160
Phone: 828-286-3636

Job Location

Spindale, NC


Commensurate with experience


Full Time Benefits

Job Category

  • Executive/Administrative/Managerial

Application Period

Opens: Thursday, February 18, 2021
Closes: Friday, March 12, 2021

Target Start Date

Thursday, April 1, 2021

Expected Work Hours

37.5 hour work week

Reports to


Employment Type

Full Time

Minimum Qualifications

  1. Master’s degree, required
  2. Minimum of three years of progressively responsible and complex leadership and supervisory experience, required
  3. Postsecondary teaching experience, required

Preferred Qualifications

  1. Doctorate preferred
  2. Community college experience, preferred

Position Description

Isothermal Community College seeks a Vice President of Academic and Student Affairs. The outstanding candidate selected for this position will serve as the college's Chief Academic Officer and will lead a team of seven deans and directors to meet the mission of "improving life through learning.” The position reports directly to the president.


The Vice President of Academic and Student Affairs will be expected to:


* Provide leadership for all instructional and student services including program development and evaluation; outcomes assessment; faculty, director, and dean selection; development and evaluation of comprehensive Academic and Student Services systems.

* Provide leadership for library services.

* Provide leadership for ongoing assessment of instructional programs and all services.

* Assist faculty/staff in program evaluation and in assessment of institutional effectiveness.

* Provide leadership, in collaboration with others, for accreditation and for communication with accrediting bodies, including but not limited to the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) and third-party accrediting bodies in support of academic programs and services.

* Provide leadership for policy recommendations, and development and implementation of procedures related to high school programs.

* Supervise programs and activities of others and provides feedback and mentoring to promote professional growth and continuous improvement.

* Use data to make decisions in support of program improvement, faculty and staff development, and equitable outcomes for students.

* Serve as a liaison officer with the North Carolina Community College System Office regarding instructional and student services.

* Teach courses on occasion to maintain currency in leading edge instructional practices.

* Advise the President and assist in formulation of the policies and procedures for the operation of the college.

* Advise the President and assist in developing the college plan and budget, especially as related to academic programs and student services.

* Perform other duties as assigned.

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Tanya Jones