Oregon State University (OSU) invites applications for the position of Director of Compliance.
The Director of Compliance provides leadership to the University’s central institutional compliance and ethics program, which promotes a culture of compliance and the highest standards of ethics, integrity and responsibility within the university community. The director coordinates and supports OSU’s decentralized compliance units with their many diverse experiences, priorities, and perspectives to become a robust institutional compliance network. The OSU Board of Trustees and executive leadership demonstrates a strong commitment to the position and program.
OSU has always been a place with a purpose. Founded in 1868, OSU is Oregon’s leading public research university, with over $300 million in external funding in the fiscal year 2017. OSU welcomes a diverse student body of over 30,000 students from across Oregon, all 50 states and more than 100 countries. OSU is located in Corvallis, a vibrant college town of more than 57,000 in the heart of western Oregon’s Willamette Valley, about 1½ hours south of Portland and about the same drive time from the Pacific Coast and the Cascade Mountains. Corvallis consistently ranks among the best and safest cities to live in the U.S., as well as among the most environmentally responsible.
Candidates’ qualifications must include substantial experience in a law or a compliance-related field, or as a professional compliance officer. Other qualifications include demonstrated ability to collaborate with and provide guidance to groups toward the attainment of common goals, and the ability to effect change and move projects forward through advising, diplomacy and relationship-building. A bachelor’s degree is required and an advanced degree is preferred.
For full consideration, please submit a resume, a cover letter, and the names and contact information of three professional references by November 30, 2018. The cover letter should specifically describe the candidate’s interest in the position and in OSU. OSU commits to inclusive excellence by advancing equity and diversity in all we do.
Oregon State is an international public research university that draws people from all 50 states and more than 100 countries. We go wherever the challenges are, push ourselves to the very edge of what’s known and keep going. We are determined to forge solutions. We are diverse and welcoming. We embrace our responsibility to Oregon and the world, building a future that’s smarter, healthier, more prosperous and more just. We see what could be and have worked relentlessly for 150 years to make it so.