Functional Title: Provost and Chief Academic Officer
Classification: Salary, Exempt
Organization: Lubbock Christian University
General Description: Provost
Essential Functions: The Provost is the chief academic officer and is responsible for ensuring that the academic affairs of the university are executed in accordance with federal, regional, state, and local statutes; accreditation principles, standards, and requirements; board and university policies; and other commonly accepted higher education standards and practices. In addition, the Provost is responsible for ensuring that financial resources are allocated to the various divisions of the University and controlled using commonly accepted accounting principles and standards. To aid in the execution of these functions, the following administrators and support staff report directly to the Provost and Chief Academic Officer:
The Provost performs the following duties in a manner consistent with the mission, values, and policies of Lubbock Christian University.
Knowledge and Skills
The Provost and Chief Academic Officer must possess requisite levels of the following knowledge and skills:
The Provost must:
Accountability: The Provost is responsible to and is continuously evaluated by the President of the University.
Applications should include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, a list of at least three academic references, and full contact information. No references will be contacted without the permission of the candidate. Applications, nominations, and expressions of interest can be submitted electronically, and in confidence, to: email@example.com. For submissions via US mail, please send to: LCU Provost Search Committee, Lubbock Christian University, 5601 19th street, Lubbock, Texas 79407, Attention: Office of the President.
For more information, please visit LCU.edu/provost.