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Vice Provost for Faculty Affairs (7589)

Idaho State University
Job Location:
Faculty Affairs
Vice Provost for Faculty Affairs (7589)
Pocatello - Main

Institution Information

Idaho State University, established in 1901, is a Carnegie-classified doctoral research and teaching institution, with a culture built on trust, compassion, stability, and hope. ISU serves over 12,000 students in Pocatello, Meridian, Twin Falls, and Idaho Falls. Students and faculty at ISU are leading the way in cutting-edge research and innovative solutions. We are proud to offer exceptional academics nestled in the grand, natural beauty of the West. We invite you to apply to be a part of our University community!

Job Description

As a member of the Academic Affairs team, the Vice Provost for Faculty Affairs reports to the Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs, and is responsible for supporting efforts for Faculty Affairs.

Key Responsibilities
  • Serve as AA Representative on FPPC
  • Responsible for fielding questions and helping faculty/deans interpret and follow all Academic ISUPPs and SBOE policies.
  • Faculty Promotion and Development
  • Tenure and Promotion Review
  • Sabbatical Review
  • Emertitus Review
  • Third Year Review
  • Five Year PPR
  • Faculty-Centered Events
  • Host the ISU Tenure and Promotion Workshop
  • Co-Host the Chair Annual Meeting/New Chair Training
  • ISU New Faculty Orientation
  • ISU Distinguished Faculty Event
  • Faculty Personnel
  • Assist Provost and VP with Personnel and Faculty Grievance
  • New Chair/Program Director support
  • Council Leadership
  • Co-Lead Associate Deans' Council
  • Regularly attend the following meetings:
    Deans Council
    Leadership Council
    Faculty Senate
    All AA meetings
  • Attend the following meetings when necessary:
Minimum Qualifications
  • Terminal degree in related field
  • Tenured-faculty status
  • 10 years of teaching experience in higher education
  • Previous experience with faculty development leadership in higher education
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Self-directed, enthusiastic, collaborative, and detail-oriented individual with the ability to work well in a team environment
Additional Information

You must submit your CV/resume, cover letter, and list of three (3) professional references, including current contact information. This position will remain open until it is filled. Salary will be commensurate with education and experience. Benefits include comprehensive health, dental, and vision; life insurance; disability plan; employee assistance program (EAP); excellent retirement options and company contribution; and generous paid time off/sick leave accrual. All offers of employment are conditional pending the successful completion of a background investigation, provided by HireRight.

Posting Number: req2173
Type: Working 12 months per year
Position: Non-classified Staff
Division: Office Of Academic Affairs

The State of Idaho is committed to providing equal employment opportunities and prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, political affiliation or belief, sex, national origin, genetics, or any other status protected under applicable federal, state, or local laws.

The State of Idaho is committed to access and reasonable accommodations for individuals with disabilities, auxiliary aids and services are available upon request. If you require an accommodation at any step in our recruitment process, you are encouraged to contact (208) 334-2263 (TTY/TTD: 711), or email

Preference may be given to veterans who qualify under state and federal laws and regulations.

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