Executive Vice President and Provost
Application deadline: May 1, 2023
Senior Consultant: John Garland
Senior Consultant: Alonzo DeCarlo
Associate Consultant: Javier Serrano
Charles R. Drew University of Medicine and Science (CDU), a private, nonprofit, community-founded, student-centered university, invites applications and nominations for the position of Executive Vice President and Provost. Through outstanding education, clinical service, and community engagement, CDU develops diverse health professionals who are dedicated to social justice and health equity for underserved populations.
Located in the Watts-Willowbrook area of South Los Angeles, CDU was founded in 1966 in the wake of the Watts Uprising with a vision of creating a world without health disparities. The university is named after Dr. Charles R. Drew, a pioneering African American physician who overcame multiple barriers in the early and mid-20th century to produce seminal work on blood banking and blood plasma storage and transfusion.
CDU comprises the College of Medicine (COM), the College of Science and Health (COSH), and the Mervyn M. Dymally School of Nursing (MMDSON). CDU offers undergraduate degrees, graduate degrees, certificates, and residency training programs across a range of health and medical professions, including medicine, nursing, biomedical science, public health, physician assistant, radiologic technology, and psychology.
The next Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs and Provost (Provost) will be welcomed by a campus with a rich legacy of commitment and advocacy for social justice and health equity, especially for underserved and under-resourced populations.
The Provost will join the CDU campus community in placing a premium on cultivating healthcare leaders who will serve as agents, activists, and advocates for policy reform and catalysts for community transformation with particular attention to under-resourced groups.
For further details about this position and the application requirements and process, please see the full position profile on the Academic Search website. Senior Consultants. Dr. John Garland (firstname.lastname@example.org) and Dr. Alonzo DeCarlo (email@example.com) will gladly speak with you about this opportunity.
For full consideration by the search committee, applications should be submitted by May 1, 2023 (CDUEVPProvost@academicsearch.org). This position will remain open until filled.