The University of Virginia invites applications for the position of Associate in the Office of Organizational Excellence (OE). In partnership with the University community, this role is responsible for leading work to support and advance institutional strategy, priorities, and core mission activities. This individual will serve as a leader, catalyst, and consultant for quality initiatives. Responsibilities span project planning and implementation, delivery of internal consulting for schools and units, and programming to build organizational capacity for change and improvement.
Organizational Excellence, the Universityâ™s comprehensive quality program, promotes a high-performance, service-oriented, and continuous improvement culture. For more information, visit https://organizationalexcellence.virginia.edu/
The role will work closely with leaders, project managers, and key faculty and staff stakeholder groups and reports to the Associate VP for Organizational Excellence.
Internal Number: R0004909
About University of Virginia
Founded by Thomas Jefferson, the University of Virginia opened in 1825 as the nation's first public university. A longstanding dedication to preeminence in both scholarship and teaching; top ranking in global satisfaction, collegiality and work/family issues on the COACHE survey of early career faculty; a commitment to excellence that is integrally connected with diversity and a broad array of benefits make the University of Virginia a prime choice for both faculty and staff. The University of Virginia is located in the small cosmopolitan city of Charlottesville near the Blue Ridge Mountains, 70 miles from Richmond and 110 miles from Washington, D.C. The University of Virginia remains the No. 2 best public university in the 2013 edition of the U.S. News and World Report rankings. In the 14 years since U.S. News began ranking public universities as a separate category, U.Va. has ranked either No. 1 or No. 2. U.Va. continues to rank in the Top 25 among the best of all national universities, public and private.