Sul Ross State University — Vice President of Middle Rio Grande Campuses

Sul Ross State University
Vice President of Middle Rio Grande Campuses

Sul Ross State University (SRSU) invites applications, nominations and inquiries for the position of Vice President of Middle Rio Grande Campuses (VP MRGC). Comprised of three unique and well-established institutions, the Middle Rio Grande Campuses are located in the Texas cities of Del Rio, Eagle Pass and Uvalde.

SRSU is a public, comprehensive, master's degree granting, multi-campus university, providing on-site and distance education. SRSU is mission focused and student centered. Rooted in the distinctive surroundings and history of the Big Bend and the US-Mexico border regions of Texas, Sul Ross State University provides accessible, comprehensive, and life changing education through high quality teaching, research, cultural awareness, creativity, and service. SRSU – Del Rio, SRSU – Eagle Pass, and SRSU – Uvalde use innovative strategies to reach growing, diverse populations who historically have not been adequately served by facility, geographical, and resource constraints. The University is designated a Hispanic Serving Institution (HSI) and is part of the Texas State University System.

The VP MRGC serves as the chief operating officer and administrative leader of the Middle Rio Grande Campuses, which are co-located on the campuses of Southwest Texas Junior College (SWTJC). A strong collaboration exists between the University and the Junior College to support students, faculty and staff. Responsible for the oversight of all phases of administrative, academic affairs and student affairs functions of the three campuses, the VP MRGC will play a significant leadership role on the executive team of President Dr. Bill Kibler. The VP MRGC will represent SRSU in the communities and serve on various boards and maintain a positive relationship with SWTJC.

The successful candidate will hold an earned terminal degree, a minimum of three years of higher education teaching and five years of administrative experience in upper level or multi-campus settings, as well as experience as a Dean or Department Chair. For the full list of qualifications, the application process and additional information about this opportunity, please review the position profile at under the “Open Searches” tab.

The search is being assisted by Academic Search, Inc. Confidential discussions about this opportunity may be arranged by contacting Dr. Tessa Martinez Pollack, Senior Consultant, at or (210-669-3332) and Disa Mason, Consultant, at or (817-401-9257).

The position is open until filled, but only applications received by February 7, 2020, can be assured full consideration. The position is available beginning June 2020. Applications, nominations, and expressions of interest can be submitted in confidence to

No person shall be excluded from participation in, denied the benefits of, or be subject to discrimination under any program or activity sponsored by Sul Ross State University on any basis prohibited by applicable law, including but not limited to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, disability, sexual orientation, or gender identity.