Cabinet-Level Searches

Director of Athletics

The director of athletics will be responsible for the administration of all aspects of the athletics program and will provide strategic leadership and direction for a program that places a priority on academic achievement and athletic excellence. The university is searching for a dynamic leader who possesses demonstrated leadership capabilities that will build upon the rich tradition of San Jose State athletics, maintaining the highest level of integrity and providing visionary leadership for new levels of athletic and academic success. The successful candidate will serve as a member of the president's cabinet and will report to SJSU's new president, Mary A. Papazian.

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Interested candidates may submit a letter of interest and credentials via email to:

Jaye Bailey
Vice President for Organizational Development
Chief of Staff

VP of Information Technology and Chief Information Officer

San Jose State seeks an innovative and accomplished leader to serve as vice president of information technology and chief information officer (VPIT/CIO). The new VPIT/CIO will leverage SJSU's proximity to the global headquarters of the world's most innovative technology companies to establish the university as a leader in the use of technology to support student success and its broad higher education mission.

The VPIT/CIO is a new position created under the leadership of SJSU's new president, Mary A. Papazian. The VPIT/CIO will be now part of the president's cabinet and will play an integral role in developing university-wide strategies and action plans. The VPIT/CIO will be joining a new administration, entering a time of transition within SJSU that will bring forward a renewed sense of vision and purpose. As the VPIT/CIO of one of the leading public comprehensive universities in the country, this individual has the unique opportunity to have an immense impact on technology and education, not only within SJSU and the CSU system, but across the nation.

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