The Executive Vice Chancellor for Health Affairs (EVCHA) at the University of Missouri (MU) is charged with setting the vision and guiding MU Health's trajectory as an agile, coordinated academic health science center that pursues the highest quality clinical care, the education of tomorrow's best clinicians and scientists, and the discoveries that will improve health. The university seeks to find a Chief of Staff to join the team and oversee complex operations from the Health Affairs Office.
On behalf of the EVCHA, engage in high level interactions with faculty, staff, and administrative leaders in the School of Medicine (SOM), University of Missouri Health Care (MUHC), NextGen Precision Health Initiative (PHI), University of Missouri (Mizzou), and the University of Missouri System (UM).
Ensure the Health Affairs Office is constantly focused on the university's mission and initiatives to deliver the highest quality clinical care, the education of tomorrow's best clinicians and scientists, and the scientific and translational discoveries that will improve health.
Partner with key administrative, research and educational leaders/officers in MU Health, the School of Medicine, and other key colleges/units like nursing, health professions, veterinary medicine, office of research, and more.
Provide staff support to the EVCHA in developing strategic, financial, and operational plans in coordination with key leaders across the SOM, MUHC, PHI.
In partnership with University and System leaders, assist the EVCHA in the development of plans towards human resource infrastructure for PHI including staffing, equipment, cores, space allocation, and space development.
In partnership with appropriate offices and leaders, coordinate the EVCHA in terms of local, regional, and national engagement, visibility, and philanthropic activities.
Develop written materials including strategic proposals, annual reports, updates on priorities to the President/Chancellor and Board of Curators (BOC).
Evaluate financial information and produce reports on financial performance on EVCHA areas in close coordination with unit Chief Financial Officers.
Serve as a member of the EVCHA senior leadership team; Coordinate the agenda and materials for the EVCHA senior leadership team meetings.
Supervise the activities of the EVCHA administrative staff; COS will serve as a primary resource to prioritize the time and schedule of the EVCHA.
Assist the EVCHA in convening groups to gather information, develop briefing materials, and coordinate key priorities and projects.
Judgement and ability to work independently
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Ability to convene groups and work across all level of the organization
Leadership poise to appropriately represent the EVCHA
Ability to handle highly sensitive information and maintain confidentiality
Strong project management skills and the ability to manage multiple and competing priorities
A Master's degree or an equivalent combination of education and experience and at least 5 years of experience from which comparable knowledge and abilities can be acquired is necessary.
An earned doctorate (specifically a PhD) in a health or scientific field to ensure comprehension of complex initiatives and protocols commonly found in health care operations, discoveries and partnerships.
Salary will be commensurate with education and experience.
This position is eligible for University benefits . The University offers a comprehensive benefits package, including medical, dental and vision plans, retirement, paid time off, and educational fee discounts.
The University of Missouri is fully committed to achieving the goal of a diverse and inclusive academic community of faculty, staff and students. We seek individuals who are committed to this goal and our core campus values of respect, responsibility, discovery and excellence.
Equal Employment Opportunity
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The University of Missouri was founded in 1839 in Columbia, Mo., as the first public university west of the Mississippi River and the first state university in Thomas Jefferson's Louisiana Purchase territory. Today, MU is a $2.1 billion enterprise and an important investment for the state and nation. MU provides all the benefits of two universities in one: It's a major land-grant institution with a statewide mission of service to citizens and Missouri's largest public research university. Considered one of the nation's top-tier institutions, Mizzou is the flagship campus of the four-campus University of Missouri System. It is one of only 34 public universities, and the only public institution in Missouri, to be selected for membership in the Association of American Universities. The state’s most comprehensive university, MU offers more than 300 degree programs through 19 colleges and schools and is one of only five universities nationwide with law, medicine, veterinary medicine and a nuclear research reactor on one campus. Mizzou What is Mizzou? Learn about the history and traditions behind the name Mizzou has a diverse enrollment with 35,000 students from every county in Missour...i, every state in the nation and 120 countries. The favorite classroom for the best and brightest, Mizzou attracts more valedictorians, Curators Scholars and Bright Flight Scholars than any other college or university in Missouri. Twenty-six percent of MU freshmen come from the top 10 percent of their high school classes. MU’s nationally prominent faculty bring discoveries into the classroom, publish more than 1,600 books and scholarly articles each year and spend about $235 million annually on scientific research; they account for 70 percent of the research dollars flowing to Missouri public universities. Ninety-two percent of full-time, ranked faculty hold doctorates or the highest degree in their field.