Vice Provost of Research and Extension

Davis, California
Commensurate with applicable experience and professional qualifications
Oct 19, 2017
Dec 18, 2017
Organization Type
University and College

Vice Provost of Research and Extension

The University of California Agriculture and Natural Resources (UC ANR) seeks a Vice Provost of Research and Extension, to provide leadership and vision to county-based Cooperative Extension (UCCE) and 9 Research and Extension Centers (REC).

This senior programmatic leadership position will:

  • Work with both groups of talented unit directors to set future direction for the units;
  • Provide strategies and approaches in developing county-based and regional support for programs and facilities;
  • Identify gaps in meeting priority needs, and secure resources;
  • Ensure consistency in implementation of UC policy and practices.
  • Demonstrate leadership toward Affirmative Action within CE and promoting a culture of acceptance;
  • Be a key member of a combined leadership team, including the Vice Provost of Strategic Initiatives and Statewide Programs, Vice Provost of Academic Personnel & Development, and the Associate Vice President; and
  • Be supported by two, partial appointment, Assistant Vice Provost positions.

For a full position vacancy announcement, including education requirements and salary information, application procedures, and required academic application form, please visit  position number AP#17-25. To assure full consideration, submit application packet by December 8, 2017 to

The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status.

As of January 1, 2014, ANR is a smoke- and tobacco-free environment in which smoking, the use of smokeless tobacco products, and the use of unregulated nicotine products (e-cigarettes), is strictly prohibited.