Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs and Provost

Position Details

Mount Aloysius College in Cresson, Pennsylvania is seeking an individual for the position of Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs and Provost.

Mount Aloysius College is a private, comprehensive Catholic college located on a 193-acre campus in Cresson, Cambria County. The College has a stellar history of responding robustly to community need through academic program development and community service. Mount Aloysius College offers more than 70 programs of study leading to Associate’s, Bachelor’s, and Master’s degrees in the arts and sciences, nursing, and allied health fields. In Fall 2016, the College enrolled 1,114 full-time, 265 part-time and a growing number of dual enrollment students. Mount Aloysius is proud of its tradition of offering academic degrees and the opportunity for stable career paths to students with high financial need. This inclusiveness benefits individuals, families and our regional economy.

The Provost and Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs (Provost) reports to the President and serves as the chief academic officer of the College. The new Provost will join a deeply committed and lively academic community that is focused on, and known for, their exceptional teaching and careful mentoring of students. The Provost will be expected to provide strong leadership for the academic sector of the College, and to play a central role in addressing a broad range of opportunities and challenges.

Nominations, Applications, and Inquiries

If you know an individual who is ready and qualified for this challenging opportunity, please share this information with him or her. If you have any personal interest in exploring this position or learning more about it, we would be delighted to discuss this position with you in strict confidence. You are welcome to send the names of possible candidates to the e-mail below and we will contact prospective candidates directly.

Candidates are asked to submit electronically in MS Word or Adobe PDF: (1) a letter of interest that directly addresses the leadership opportunities outlined in the profile above, (2) a CV and (3) the names, e-mail addresses, and telephone numbers of five references. References will not be contacted without first securing the permission of the candidate. To receive full consideration, materials should be received on or before January 30, 2018.

Please visit the Position Profile to view more complete information about this position. Additional information about Mount Aloysius College is available at

Please direct all emails to John Mills, Mount Aloysius Interim Provost and Chair of the Provost and Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs Search Committee. He can be reached at

The Executive Search Consultant assisting the search is Dr. Loren J. Anderson. Dr. Anderson can be reached at

Mount Aloysius College strictly prohibits and does not tolerate unlawful discrimination against any person on the basis of age, ancestry, color, disability or handicap, national origin, race, religious creed, gender, sexual orientation, genetic information or veteran status in the administration of its admissions and employment practices, educational policies, financial aid, scholarship and loan programs, athletics or any other College administered program