Vice President for Enrollment Management
Opportunity and Summary of Position
Iona College, a private, comprehensive Catholic college founded in 1940 by the Edmund Rice Christian Brothers will celebrate its 80th year in 2020. With a diverse and welcoming community, Iona invites applications and nominations for the position of vice president of enrollment management.
With the recent naming of a nationally recognized President, launch of the Hynes Institute for Entrepreneurship & Innovation, groundbreaking for the new LaPenta School of Business, new academic programs, growth of the endowment to more than $150 million, and funding for newly endowed positions, there is an exciting momentum at Iona and an ideal leadership opportunity.
Located on a charming, nearly 45-acre campus approximately twenty-five miles north of New York City in suburban Westchester County, New York, Iona offers nearly 4,000 undergraduate and graduate students an intimate academic environment, dedicated faculty and the experience of a NCAA Division I athletics program with 21 varsity sports. Iona offers nearly 50 undergraduate programs, more than 30 minors, and over 40 graduate programs. Its enhanced academic standing is evident from the many national accreditations the College has earned in business, computer science, education, mass communication, school psychology (graduate), marriage and family therapy (graduate), chemistry and social work, making Iona a highly accredited College. The College boasts a robust student life with more than 80 student clubs, organizations and student groups on campus.
The successful candidate will lead Iona’s recruitment and yield functions with vision, integrity, inclusiveness, sound judgment, wisdom and energy, engendering a team approach across the integrated functions of undergraduate, graduate, transfer and international admissions and student financial services. A master's degree is required.
The global executive search firm Witt/Kieffer has been retained to assist the College with this recruitment. All inquiries, nominations and applications should be directed to the search firm as indicated at the end of this document.
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