Virginia Military Institute (VMI), an NCAA Division I and Southern Conference (SOCON) member, is seeking candidates for the Director for Academic Services & Compliance. The selected candidate will report to and assist the Assistant Athletics Director for Facilities & Compliance with responsibilities in academic support programming, cadet athlete services, NCAA compliance and general administrative functions.
Specific Duties include:
•Serves as the lead department administrator for all academic support programming. Assists with department compliance.
•Supervises the Assistant Director of Academic Services & Compliance. Both of these administrative positions are tasked with the management of the academic support programs for cadet athletes.
•Provides support on all compliance matters, systems and operations.
•Develops, in conjunction with the Director of Intercollegiate Athletics the unit financial plan, summer school and 5th year grant-in-aid budget.
•Oversees all aspects of Academic Progress Rate data input, reporting and strategic planning.
•Designs and administers community service projects for cadet athletes and sports programs.
•Serves as administrative liaison to Keydet Advisory Representatives and oversees organization.
•Supports event operation and facility management efforts for department.
•Designs and administers rules education programming for department and constituent groups.
•Oversees the academic certification of cadet athletes through the use of Compliance Assistant and the Eligibility Checklist (satisfactory progress toward degree certification) and any other software programs.
•Provides rules interpretations and promote atmosphere of compliance for department.
•Potential for sport supervision for selected intercollegiate programs.
•Serves as active staff member for CMI’s Athletics Oversight Committee and contributes to other Institute, departmental, Southern conference and NCAA committees as appropriate.
•Other duties as assigned by the Director of Intercollegiate Athletics.
Please include a letter of introduction and resume with the names and contact information for three professional references. For additional information about VMI and the athletics program visit http://www/vmi.edu.
In a continuing effort to enrich its academic environment and provide equal educational and employment opportunities, VMI encourages women, minorities, disabled individuals and veterans to apply. AmeriCorps, Peace Corps and other national service alumni are also encouraged to apply. VMI will provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with documented disabilities to ensure equal access and equal opportunities with regard to employment, educational opportunities, programs and services.
About Virginia Military Institute
VMI is a public, four-year, undergraduate military college (1,200 students) located in the historic Shenandoah Valley of Virginia. Lexington (population 7,000) offers a stimulating cultural atmosphere, a relaxed rural pace, and a diverse economic base to make life both pleasant and rewarding.