Under the general direction of the Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs, the Executive Director provides overall management, leadership and program direction for Student Health Services, Counseling and Psychological Services, and Case Management. The Executive Director is responsible for the assessment of student health and counseling needs; the development of programs and policies to maintain a fully accredited program; ensuring quality and culturally competent services; the management of a complex budget of approximately $14 million; the supervision of staff consisting of approximately 60 individuals in clinical services, psychological/mental health counseling, nursing, ancillary services, health promotion, administrative services; the maintenance and operation of facilities; ensuring compliance with policy, legal, ethical, regulatory and licensing requirements; facilitating the work of the Student Health Advisory Committee, and representing the department on division, campus and system wide committees. The Executive Director works in collaboration with School of Medicine Associate Dean as needed to address clinical concerns that may arise related to medical oversight provided by the School of Medicine. The Executive Director is responsible for ensuring delivery of high quality, efficient, cost effective and coordinated services, that are responsive to and appropriate for the needs of UCR students, Health and Wellness partners, in concert with the missions of the Student Health Services (SHS), Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS), Case Management, the Health and Wellness cluster, Student Affairs organization, and the University of California.
A University of Distinction and Diversity widely recognized as one of the most ethnically diverse research universities in the nation, the University of California, Riverside current enrollment is more than 20,000 students, with a goal of 21,000 students by 2020. The campus is in the midst of a tremendous growth spurt with new and remodeled facilities coming on-line on a regular basis.UCR is loca...ted approximately 50 miles east of downtown Los Angeles. UCR is also within easy driving distance of dozens of major cultural and recreational sites, as well as desert, mountain and coastal destinations. UCR is one of 10 universities within the prestigious University of California system, and the only UC located in Inland Southern California.