The University of Northern Iowa is seeking to fill the position of Director, Office of University Relations. The director will supervise the university relations team and provide leadership in the areas of public relations, marketing and communication. The director will also serve as spokesperson for the university.
Confidential review of materials will begin immediately and continue until the appointment is made. Application materials received by July 21, 2013 will be given first consideration. Applications will be accepted at Jobs@UNI.
About the University
The University of Northern Iowa, with more than 12,000 students and over 650 full-time faculty members, is one of three state-supported universities in Iowa. The university has a national reputation for teaching excellence, complemented by an increasingly impressive research profile. U.S. News and World Report has ranked UNI in the top three among Midwest public comprehensive universities for the past 16 years.
A rich tradition of great teaching guides UNI's broadly based academic program grounded in a strong liberal arts core. The university is organized into four major colleges, each having a host of departments, majors, minors and special programs. UNI also has a strong graduate college and offers programs at the master's, specialist and doctoral levels. Faculty members include Fulbright scholars, world-class teachers, researchers, authors, and international business consultants.
The University of Northern Iowa is located in picturesque Cedar Falls, Iowa, a riverfront town with numerous recreational, cultural and entertainment opportunities. The university's size allows it the academic choices of a large university while retaining a friendly, small-college atmosphere on a compact, park-like campus. The campus consists of more than 40 major buildings on 850 acres.