Director of the Student Health Center (Administrator III)/Student Health Center (2020-00096)

  • San Bernardino
  • San Bernardino, California
  • Nov 01, 2020
Full Time Administration and Management Public Health

Job Description

California State University, San Bernardino (CSUSB) is one of 23 campuses in the California State University system. Located equidistant between Los Angeles and Palm Springs, CSUSB serves the expansive San Bernardino and Riverside Counties (also known as the Inland Empire), whose more than four million residents live in 27,000 square miles - an area larger than 10 states. Voted the most beautiful CSU campus by students, CSUSB is nestled in the foothills of the picturesque San Bernardino Mountains, which provide a stunning backdrop to the 441-acre park-like campus. CSUSB is a preeminent center of intellectual and cultural activity for the Inland Empire. With five academic colleges, along with a college of extended and global education and a branch campus in Palm Desert, CSUSB enrolls more than 20,000 students and employs more than 2,300 faculty and staff. A minority-serving institution, the campus reflects the rich and dynamic diversity of the region and has as diverse a student population as any university in California.

The Position:
Reporting to the Assistant Vice President for Student Services in the Division of Student Affairs, the Director of the Student Health Center will be expected to inspire staff and students with a strong vision, create opportunities for innovation, and leverage partnerships to raise the profile of the AAAHC-accredited Student Health Center across campus.

Specifically, duties for the Director will include, but are not limited to:
Provide leadership, vision, and direction for, and oversee a multidisciplinary staff of approximately 38 individuals in clinical services, nursing, ancillary services, health education and promotion, and administrative services;
Assess student health and wellness needs, evaluate the quality and effectiveness of programs and services, and explore and implement innovative practices to deliver high quality, efficient, and culturally competent programs, services, and operations;
Manage a complex budget with full fiscal accountability;
Partner with the leadership of Counseling & Psychological Services in the operation and maintenance of the Student Health Center building and its key functional and technological infrastructure, including policies and procedures for building security, development and implementation of long-range plans for building maintenance and repair, and strategic planning for growth in services to align with student enrollment;
Ensure compliance with policies and procedures with federal, state, CSU, local, legal and ethical standards, best practices, regulatory and statutory requirements, licensing requirements, and accreditation standards;
Serve as a member of the University Emergency Operations Center, establishing and implementing protocols with on- and off-campus agencies in medical disaster and pandemic planning;
Maintain collaborative working relationships with University Police Department, Risk Management, Environmental Health & Safety, Student Affairs Departments, faculty, staff, administrators and community agencies to assure high-quality provision of health and wellness services that support student development, academic achievement and student success;
Provide leadership for the Campus Health Oversight Committee and the Student Health Advisory Committee, in addition to university-wide leadership to advance health and wellness initiatives and programs for students, employees and the community at large within a multicultural framework;
Represent the campus on appropriate California State University system-wide committees and in regional and national professional organizations; and
Other duties as assigned.

Education & Experience:
A Master's degree in one of the health-related management fields, including Business Administration, Health Administration, Public Health, or a related discipline from a regionally accredited university is required.
A minimum of five (5) years of progressively responsible health care management experience, including three (3) years of supervisory/managerial experience, including the design, development and direction of health-related programs and services and responsibility for quality of medical practice and outreach, fiscal management, budget development, and contractor/vendor relationships will be expected of the director.

The Successful Candidate:
The successful candidate will have a demonstrated commitment to outstanding, student-centered healthcare in higher education, direct experience in a multidisciplinary practice model, and a significant and visible record of being an innovative leader and effective manager in healthcare delivery. Candidates must have a collaborative and strategic spirit, with the disposition to partner and work closely with colleagues across all areas in the Division of Student Affairs and external partnering units. The ability to work well with and support a diverse student body and the understanding of a complex healthcare market place as exists in Southern California will be central to these efforts.

Application and Nomination:
Review of applications has been extended to April 17, 2020 and continue until the position is filled. A resume with an accompanying cover letter and diversity statement may be submitted via the Spelman Johnson website at The diversity statement may include your interpretation of diversity, inclusion, gender equity and must include specific examples of how your educational/professional experiences, background/philosophy has prepared you for the role you are applying for at California State University, San Bernardino. (Maximum 250 words as the last page of your cover letter).

Nominations for this position may be emailed to Kendra E. Dane at Applicants needing reasonable accommodation to participate in the application process should contact Spelman Johnson at (413) 529-2895 or email Kendra E. Dane at

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A background check (including a criminal records check) must be completed satisfactorily before any candidate can be offered a position with the CSU. Failure to satisfactorily complete the background check may affect the application status of applicants or continued employment of current CSU employees who apply for the position.

The person holding this position is considered a `mandated reporter' under the California Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Act and is required to comply with the requirements set forth in CSU Executive Order 1083 as a condition of employment.

California State University, San Bernardino is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. We consider qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, genetic information, medical condition, disability, marital status, or protected veteran status.

This position may be "Designated" under California State University's Conflict of Interest Code. This would require the filing of a Statement of Economic Interest on an annual basis and the completion of training within 6 months of assuming office and every 2 years thereafter. Visit the Human Resources Conflict of Interest webpage link for additional information:

This position adheres to CSU policies against Sex Discrimination, Sexual Harassment, and Sexual Violence, including Domestic Violence, Dating Violence, and Stalking. This requires completion of Sexual Violence Prevention Training within 6 months of assuming employment and on a two-year basis thereafter. (Executive Order 1096)
Closing Date/Time: Open until filled

Job Address

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