The Office of the President at Ithaca College is seeking applications for an Executive Director for Government and Community Relations. The successful candidate will partner with the Chief of Staff to position the College in ways that strengthen government and community relations and will serve as the chief advisor to the President and the Board of Trustees on governmental affairs policies and strategies. Additional responsibilities include providing information and analysis on public policy issues affecting higher education and Ithaca College, developing and implementing effective and coordinated government relations strategies, and initiating strategies for promoting and facilitating community relations with the College and local community that advance the work of Ithaca College.
Instructions for submitting your application:
Interested applicants must apply online at http://ithaca.edu/jobs/ and attach a resume and cover letter. Questions about online application should be directed to the Office of Human Resources at (607) 274-8000. Screening of applications will begin immediately.
To provide a foundation for a lifetime of learning, Ithaca College is dedicated to fostering intellectual growth, aesthetic appreciation, and character development in our students. The Ithaca College community thrives on the principles that knowledge is acquired through discipline, competence is established when knowledge is tempered by experience, and character is developed when competence is exe...rcised for the benefit of others. A comprehensive college that since its founding has recognized the value of combining theory and performance, Ithaca provides a rigorous education blending liberal arts and professional programs of study. Our teaching and scholarship are motivated by the need to be informed by, and to contribute to, the world's scientific and humanistic enterprises. Learning at Ithaca extends beyond the classroom to encompass a broad range of residential, professional, and extracurricular opportunities. Our undergraduate and graduate students, faculty, staff, and alumni all contribute to the learning process. Ithaca College is committed to attracting a diverse body of students, faculty, and staff. All members of the College community are encouraged to achieve excellence in their chosen fields and to share the responsibilities of citizenship and service in the global community.