New Mexico State University (NMSU), a NASA Space Grant College, a Hispanic-serving institution, and home to the first Honors College in New Mexico invites applications and nominations for its Chief Facilities Officer position.
This is a unique opportunity to serve at New Mexico's land-grant institution and comprehensive research university dedicated to teaching, research, and service at all levels. Recognized as a top-tier university by U.S. News & World Report, New Mexico State University sits on a 900-acre campus in Las Cruces, New Mexico, and enrolls approximately 14,000 students from 49 states and 89 countries. NMSU serves a multi-cultural population of students and community members across the state at four campuses, a satellite learning center in Albuquerque, cooperative extension offices located in each of New Mexico's 33 counties, and 12 agriculture research and science centers. Plus, distance education programs give students maximum flexibility.
The successful candidate for the position of Chief Facilities Officer will have direct operational and administrative responsibility for supporting the mission and goals for NMSU System through securing and maintaining the viability and integrity of the physical campus. The Officer will provide leadership and direction in all aspects of administering a facilities and services department including strategic planning and customer-focused programs. The University strongly encourages nominations and applications from individuals traditionally underrepresented.
NMSU is a welcoming community of talented faculty, staff, and students working together to make a difference. NMSU offers an accessible education that shapes bright futures. Joining the NMSU family offers you competitive benefits, professional development opportunities, and many unique experiences associated with the University's locations and culture. The impact of NMSU's land grant mission of teaching, research, outreach, and public service extends far beyond New Mexico's borders.
All applications, nominations and inquiries are invited. Applications should include, as two separate documents, a CV or resume and a letter of interest addressing the themes in the leadership profile found at www.wittkieffer.com. Professional references are not requested at this time.
WittKieffer is assisting New Mexico State University in this search, which will remain open until an appointment is made.