Administrative Positions

Employees whose work activities are substantially involved in the administration of the College, other than teaching, shall be designated as administrators by the President of the College.

Augustana welcomes employment applications for the following Administrative positions:

Title: Associate Vice President for Academic Affairs
Position Type: Full Time
Department: Academic Affairs

Augustana College seeks applications and nominations for the position of Associate Vice President for Academic Affairs. 

The Associate Vice President for Academic Affairs will work closely with the Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs and Dean of the College on innovative program and policy development in undergraduate, graduate and continuing education with a particular focus on the effective use of instructional technology across the campus. The Associate VPAA provides key leadership to graduate programs, the undergraduate general education program, and college level assessment and accreditation initiatives. The Associate VPAA will play an integral role in implementing Augustana Horizons 2019, which articulates the College’s commitment to investing in strategic new programming at the undergraduate and graduate level. Successful applicants will have experience in academic leadership and innovation, a strong record of teaching and scholarship and expertise in effective use of educational technology.

Augustana College, Sioux Falls, SD is a selective college focusing on the liberal arts and professional programs with approximately 1800 students, including a rapidly growing number of international and graduate students. The College is recognized for the excellence of its graduates and for its committed and creative faculty. Our location provides an exceptionally high quality of living in an affordable community environment. Sioux Falls is a dynamic, growing city (metro area of 230,000), and is a medical, financial, retail and arts center for a multi-state region. Augustana, as a member of the ELCA consortium of colleges and universities, upholds the Lutheran tradition of excellence in education, and welcomes students and faculty of all faiths.

Qualifications: Earned Ph.D. or Ed.D. in a recognized academic field; experience in college level academic leadership; earned faculty rank at the Associate Professor level preferred.

Application Procedure: Screening of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Send a letter of application describing your interest in this position and your philosophy of academic leadership; curriculum vitae; and the names, email and mail addresses and telephone numbers of five persons qualified to provide a reference. References will not be contacted without the candidate's permission. Submit application materials electronically to:

Address for sending resumes:

Human Resources
Augustana College

Email submissions are preferred.

Human Resources
Augustana College

2001 S Summit Avenue
Sioux Falls, SD 57197

Telephone: 605.274.4110
Fax: 605.274.5547

Augustana College is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Affirmative Action/Title IX Employer. Women and Minorities are encouraged to apply.

Applicants must comply with the Immigration Reform and Control Act and may be required to submit official transcripts upon employment.