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The executive director of UHS works in partnership with administrative units, academic departments, student affairs programs, and student organizations to integrate its work with the university’s mission and campus life.

The position will report to the vice chancellor of a newly established Student Affairs division and will lead the UHS senior management team and a staff of 250 in providing overall direction, design, and implementation of the programs, policies, and initiatives of UHS. The executive director is responsible for the stewardship of UHS’ annual budget, which supports its full suite of medical, mental health, environmental and occupational health, and prevention programs and services to a university community of more than 43,000 undergraduate and graduate students and 21,000 faculty and staff. UHS is accredited by the Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care (AAAHC).

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