The Executive Director for State & Local Government Relations serves as an advisor to the Senior Leadership of Syracuse University on matters related to city, county and state government relations. S/he assists in maintaining effective communications with local, county and state elected officials, and state organizations focused on higher education and economic development. S/he also assists in maintaining effective government relations in adherence to policy, state laws and regulations and developing a strategic legislative and advocacy agenda.
Syracuse University is a place where talent, desire, and opportunity thrive. In 12 different schools and colleges that span the liberal arts and professional disciplines, students, faculty, and staff from diverse backgrounds come together to learn, create, and break boundaries.
The University is also a vital part of the community, providing services as well as being a leader in employee benefi...ts, work-life and organizational development, training, student employment, staff relations, and workforce diversity.
Syracuse itself is located at the crossroads of New York State, and offers a lush landscape of seasons. From fun-filled summers in the Finger Lakes to snowy winters that thrill outdoor sports enthusiasts, the area truly has something for everyone.