Current Openings

This page was updated on September 28, 2015

Associate Vice President of Liberal Arts

Jefferson Community College, part of the State University of New York (SUNY) System, is conducting a search for a full-time Associate Vice President (AVP) for Liberal Arts ideally joining the College in the spring 2016 semester.  Reporting directly to the Vice President for Academic Affairs, the AVP oversees all faculty and credit programs within the Division and represents the division on the Presidential Cabinet.  The successful candidate will be a strong, self-directed, results-oriented leader who will work collaboratively across campus with diverse constituencies to meet the College’s strategic goals and student/faculty needs.   

Detailed Job Description

Required: Master’s degree from an accredited institution and six years of appropriate professional leadership experience. College level teaching experience, a thorough understanding of community colleges, and excellent communication and organizational skills are expected of the successful candidate.

Preferred: Doctoral degree, successful experience in community college employment, and budget management experience. 

To Apply: Send letter of application, resume, unofficial transcripts, names and contact information for three professional references, and a completed JCC employment application via email to or by mail to:

Human Resources
Department #20
Jefferson Community College
1220 Coffeen Street
Watertown, NY 13601-1897

Review of applications will begin immediately. For full consideration, completed applications must be received by 4 PM, October 20, 2015. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.



JCC is an Affirmative Action/EEO institution.