Walden University invites nominations and applications for the position of Chief Academic Officer. The Chief Academic Officer (CAO) provides executive leadership in the planning, assessment, and implementation of all academic programs and services across the university. Reporting directly to the President of the Walden University, the CAO is responsible for the academic integrity of the institution and ensures that students achieve the learning outcomes identified by the leadership and faculty.
For 45 years, Walden University, an accredited institution, has been serving the higher education needs of adult learners. Today, students from all 50 U.S. states and more than 150 countries are pursuing bachelor's, master's, and doctoral degrees and certificates online in a broad range of disciplines including health sciences, counseling, criminal justice, human services, management, psychology, education, public health, nursing, social work, public administration, and information technology.
It is preferred that the CAO will have an earned doctorate from an accredited institution. Qualified candidates will have a significant record of administrative leadership with prior experience managing large budgets. Candidates should also have a track record of sustained engagement with innovative education, a commitment to expand access to higher education especially for those historically underrepresented, and a deep belief in education as an important vehicle of social change. Visit https://carterbaldwin.com/opportunities/wal-cao/ to learn more.
Interested candidates should submit a letter of interest and include a curriculum vitae to: For more information about the University, please visit the web-site at https://www.waldenu.edu/