The Associate Vice President provides strategic leadership and management in support of the Division of Academic & Student Success as related to academic policies, curriculum and program development, academic and retention initiatives, strategic planning and resource development. The AVP will foster collaboration with faculty, academic deans, Student Development staff and external communities to advance the institution’s mission of providing an uncompromising focus on student success and will demonstrate a deep commitment to issues of diversity, equity and inclusion. The AVP will work with the VP, Deans, and Institutional Research to assist in developing best practices for the development of data driven curriculum and program development. The AVP will work to create and oversee the implementation of proven best practices for retaining students while guiding them toward success. By focusing on assessment and retention data, the AVP will work with all areas under Academic and Student Success to help students realize their dreams.