President, Haskell Indian Nations University

$124,290 - $161,575 yearly
  • Department of Interior
  • Lawrence, KS, USA
  • Jun 14, 2019
Full time Education

Job Description

This position is part of the Haskell Indian Nations University, Bureau of Indian Education. As a President you will be responsible for developing and executing immediate, mid-term and long-range program plans for a four year degree university.

The Bureau of Indian Education's mission is to provide quality education opportunities from early childhood through life in accordance with the tribes’ needs for cultural and economic well-being and in keeping with the wide diversity of Indian tribes and Alaska Native villages as distinct cultural and governmental entities.

 The mission of Haskell Indian Nations University is to build the leadership capacity of our students by serving as the leading institution of academic excellence, cultural and intellectual prominence, and holistic education to address the needs of Indigenous communities.


As a President GS-1701-15, your typical work assignments may include the following under supervision:

  • Responsible for developing and executing immediate, mid-term and long-range program plans
  • Provides vision, leadership, and advocacy for the college
  • Responsible for all aspects of administration of a comprehensive four-year college
  • Directly supervises professional, administrative, and support staff.
  • Makes decisions on work problems presented by subordinates supervisors and project/team leaders, or by contractors.
  • Responsible for furthering the goals of equal employment opportunity (EEO) and diversity.
  • Identifies and analyzes the educational needs of college level programs, courses, curriculum design, Indian culture and tradition that meets the needs of Indian students to provide an academic program compatible with those offered in a four year baccalaureate degree.
  • Responsible for formulation budget process and demonstrates ability to allocate, monitor and control assigned program budgets and expenditures.