Salus, University, founded as the Pennsylvania
College of Optometry in 1919, today is a diversified, globally
recognized professional academic center of learning that offers a
wide range of degree programs in the professions of Optometry,
Audiology, Physician Assistant Studies, Blindness and Low Vision
Studies, Biomedicine, Occupational Therapy and Speech-Language
Pathology. Named for a Latin word meaning health and well-being,
Salus operates four clinical facilities in Philadelphia and
Montgomery counties that provide highly specialized vision, hearing
and balance, speech-language pathology and occupational therapy
services. The University has more than 1,200 students, and more
than 14,000 alumni worldwide. The university’s operating
budget is $51.2 million, and the endowment is approximately $60.6
million. For more information, please visit www.salus.edu.
We are currently seeking a talented and thoughtful individual to
serve as the President’s representative on all administrative
matters working with members of the administration, faculty, and
- Overseeing daily operations of the University to support
program growth and development as well as operational
- Focusing on strategic planning and goal setting and directing
the daily operations of the University in support of its goals by
measuring progress and adjusting processes accordingly.
- Maintaining situational awareness of all staff and operational
activities on a university- wide and campus specific basis.
- Directly oversee the University’s Communications, Facilities,
Human Resources and Technology & Library Services
The most compelling individuals will possess a combination of
experience, skills, and competencies including:
- Excellent judgment, discretion, emotional judgment,
interpersonal and relationship building skills to develop trust
with a wide variety of constituencies, the President, faculty,
administrators, students, and external partners.
- Demonstrated successful administrative and management track
record leading teams and units as well as having strong project
management and execution skills.
- Experience promoting diversity, equity, inclusion, and
- Experience with implementing a strategic plan.
- Candidates could come from higher education and other
Salus University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Women/Minorities/Vet/Disabled are encouraged to apply. All
qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment
without regard to their race, color, national origin, sex,
religion, veteran status, disability or other legally protected
Salus University has retained the services of Lincoln Leadership
conduct this search. For those interested in the search or
want to recommend someone for the role, please either contact
Andrew C. Wheeler at firstname.lastname@example.org