Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs & Research

LSU Health, New Orleans
Louisiana, United States
Salary Commensurate with experience
May 07, 2021
Employment Level
Employment Type
Full Time

Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center in New Orleans, a leading health care institution dedicated to teaching, research, and patient care functions is seeking a Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs & Research.

Reporting directly to the Chancellor, the Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs & Research, who will also serve concurrently as the Dean of the School of Graduate Studies, is responsible for the administration, service, management, and promotion of academic and research policies and programs for the LSU Health Sciences Center at New Orleans (“LSUHSC-NO”). Incumbent is responsible for exercising leadership, counsel, and guidance to the Chancellor, Chief of Staff, Deans and campus community on all matters related to the academic enterprise, leading the institutional research enterprise, overseeing the formulation and administration of policies and procedures, developing long-range goals and objectives for instructional and research pursuits, and coordinating the academic affairs of all professional schools. In addition, the Vice Chancellor will also be responsible for the general administration and overall coordination of animal care, campus assistance programs, student services, institutional assessment & effectiveness, library services, graduate studies, research services, international services, student financial aid, the registrar, innovation management, and strategic initiatives & planning.


Doctorate in Basic or Health Science with ten years of academic administrative experience and earned tenure in a university health sciences center.

Application Process:  Applications will be accepted via our career opportunities page:



LSU Health Sciences Center New Orleans is among the nation’s most comprehensive academic health centers and Louisiana’s flagship health university. Through its Schools of Medicine, Nursing, Dentistry, Allied Health Professions, Graduate Studies and Public Health, LSU Health Sciences Center New Orleans educates the majority of Louisiana’s health professionals, as well as research scientists, faculty and health policy leaders. A powerful economic engine, LSU Health Sciences Center New Orleans generates thousands of jobs and has enormous economic impact.

Comprehensive benefits are available to eligible employees and their dependents including health, life, dental, and vision insurance; flexible spending accounts; retirement plans; annual and sick leave; 14 paid holidays per year; wellness benefits including a complimentary fitness center and an employee health primary care clinic; tuition exemption; and employee discounts. Salary will be competitive and commensurate with qualifications. 


LSU Health Sciences Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer for females, minorities, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans.


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