Winston-Salem, NC

Search Completed – June 2020: Executive Vice Chancellor & Provost

m/Oppenheim Executive Search is assisting the University of North Carolina School of the Arts (UNCSA) in the search for the school’s next Executive Vice Chancellor & Provost. Please click to view the full position description or to nominate/apply.

This position recruits, retains and leads exceptional faculty drawn from the most diverse backgrounds possible; continually improves UNCSA’s ranking among peer institutions; and advances UNCSA’s reputation for academic and artistic excellence, student achievement, and community service.

Reporting to the Chancellor, the Provost functions as UNCSA’s Chief Academic Officer charged with academic oversight of five art schools, which include the schools of Dance, Design & Production, Drama, Filmmaking and Music, as well as the undergraduate Division of Liberal Arts, High School Academic Program, and all high school, undergraduate and graduate faculty and students, their deans and academic leaders. The Provost oversees academic budgets, and all standards, policies and procedures associated with UNCSA’s academic programs. The Provost also represents UNCSA’s academic programs to internal and external constituencies.

UNCSA is located in Winston-Salem, North Carolina on a 78-acre campus. Counted among the world’s leading arts schools, UNCSA is evolving its leadership team for a 21st Century world of art and culture. Art is enriched by a broad range of cultural traditions, perspectives and techniques. Candidates should embrace diversity in its broadest sense, be accomplished academic leaders with an arts background, and have a clear understanding of how to competitively position UNCSA as an arts education leader among peer institutions.

We appreciate your sharing the position description with your network, and also any nominations you might have.

For additional information or to apply, please contact Dennis Hanthorn or Mark Oppenheim at info[at]moppenheim[dot]com.