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Appointed Professionals Job Description

This position description was prepared based on feedback from incumbents and supervisors, or from Career Track postings. Human Resources will continue to enhance and refine descriptions as more information becomes available.

UA Title Code: T22254
UA Job Title: Director, Administration/Communications
Job Group: Academic Affairs
Job Category: Academic Services Professional
Pay Grade:
FLSA: Exempt

Purpose of Classification:

Manages the Office of the Vice Provost and Dean of the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences.

Example of Duties:

  • Manages Office of the Vice Provost
  • Acts as administrative liaison between the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences and the President's Office, Provost's Office, University Relations, and other University offices
  • Prepares special news features and other communications with stakeholders, alumni, and donors
  • Manages social media presence to enhance communications with stakeholders, alumni, and donors
  • Assists in compiling data for and preparing special reports on college programs
  • Trains and supervises activities of administrative staff

Minimum Qualifications:

Master's degree with 1 to 3 years of directly comparable experience

Revised: 07/15/2014