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Chief Human Resource Officer Search

The successful candidate will be a seasoned, well-rounded HR leader with a proven track record in the successful implementation and management of HR programs and policies.  CWU is seeking an enthusiastic, energetic individual with hands-on experience in all aspects of HR management, who is adept at building relationships and establishing credibility throughout the organization; who provides leadership by working across boundaries, building and sustaining effective and diverse teams, coaching and mentoring others.  The selected individual will be building on the successful recent (and continuing) upgrade to the University technology infrastructure – both hardware and software.

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in HR, Business Admin, or related AND ten years progressively responsible experience including senior-level OR any combination of education and experience which clearly demonstrates the ability to perform the essential functions of the job
  • High tolerance for ambiguity
  • Excellent leadership skills
  • Experience maintaining collegial relationships
  • Commitment to and appreciation for diversity and multicultural values and a proven ability to work effectively and collaboratively with people of diverse backgrounds.
  • Experience with an integrated administrative management database
  • Sense of humor

For more information about this position, please see this page.

About CWU   

Founded in 1891, CWU is a master’s degree granting institution with a main campus and seven regional centers serving approximately 10,000 students and 1,500 faculty and staff.  With the main campus located in Ellensburg, only two hours east of Seattle, CWU offers more than 160 undergraduate and graduate degrees. CWU offers its diverse student body real-world experience in their studies including aviation, construction management, global wine studies, engineering technology, and geology. We are also home to the College of Education, one of the nation’s largest schools of education and a leader in assessment innovation. CWU is a diverse, student-centered school where we pride ourselves on building the lives of our students through small class sizes, expert faculty, research, and cultural events. Our goal is to ensure students get the best education possible while having a truly remarkable college experience.

More information and to apply: CWU is an AA/EEO/Title IV Institution.