In conjunction with the Vice President of Community Engagement, the Executive Director of Community Engagement is responsible for planning, developing, and maintaining relationships with individuals, community organizations, and the business communities within the Central New York region to facilitate and support positive engagement opportunities. These relationships are fostered through the communication of university programs, its mission, culture, and objectives. Serves as a liaison with community partners, non-profit agencies, and local city and county governments in the Central New York region. This position provides direction to support the One University approach to effective impact and engagement with key partners in the community. The Executive Director of Community Engagement will manage the staff in this group, ensuring appropriate deployment of resources and support of organizations in the community.
Internal Number: 87039
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Syracuse University is a place where talent, desire, and opportunity thrive. In 12 different schools and colleges that span the liberal arts and professional disciplines, students, faculty, and staff from diverse backgrounds come together to learn, create, and break boundaries.
The University is also a vital part of the community, providing services as well as being a leader in employee benefits, work-life and organizational development, training, student employment, staff relations, and workforce diversity.
Syracuse itself is located at the crossroads of New York State, and offers a lush landscape of seasons. From fun-filled summers in the Finger Lakes to snowy winters that thrill outdoor sports enthusiasts, the area truly has something for everyone.