Vice President for Administration and Finance

Position Overview

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The University of Houston-Clear Lake (UHCL) invites nominations and applications for the position of Vice President for Administration and Finance (VPAF). UHCL, located midway between Houston and Galveston in the region known as “Bay Area Houston,” is a four-year university with more than 90 undergraduate and graduate degree programs and three doctoral programs from its four colleges. 

The VPAF is a senior leadership team member and a direct report to the university president. They will demonstrate sound financial management and leadership, provide strategic vision and direction, promote effective and efficient resource management, and work collaboratively with all stakeholders to enhance the university’s short- and long- term fiscal health. A master’s degree in finance, accounting, business, financial management or related field is required, a CPA is preferred. 

A complete position profile may be found above.

Nominations and Applications  

Application materials should be submitted through the AGB Search portal system here: UHCL Vice President for Administration & Finance and must include the following: 

  • a letter of interest stating how the candidate’s experiences and qualifications connect with the characteristics and priorities expressed in the position profile;
  • a resume or curriculum vitae; and
  • five professional references with emails, telephone numbers, and a description of the candidate’s professional relationship with each reference listed (references will not be contacted without prior written authorization from the applicant). 

All nominations, inquiries, and applications will be received and evaluated in full confidence. The Search Committee will begin reviewing applications in early July and will continue until the position is filled. For best consideration, application materials should be received by July 15, 2024

Nominations and expressions of interest in the Vice President for Administration and Finance position are encouraged. Please direct them to or to the AGB search consultants listed below:
Margaret “Peggy” Plympton, Ed.D.        
(484) 554-4543

Lawrence R. Ladd            
Executive Search Consultant  
(508) 274-0910