Assistant Vice President for Institutional Effectiveness Search - University of Missouri System

The UM System is seeking a dynamic thinker to be responsible for providing leadership and oversight to the research and assessment activities of the UM System. As a broad and comprehensive organization, it is important to use data-informed approaches to make strategic decisions to achieve excellence. This leader will coordinate the activities of the Institutional Effectiveness organizations at the four universities as well as the Data Warehouse team to develop timely, consistent and accurate performance metrics that will inform the UM President and General Officers in making strategic decisions to achieve excellence at the UM System.

Search Committee

  • Christine Holt, Chair
  • Allen Johanning, UM System
  • Kelly Cox, UMKC
  • Chris Riley-Tillman, MU
  • Ronald Thompson, UM System
  • Cuba Plain, Missouri S&T
  • Jeff Elliott, UM System
  • Kristin Sobolik, UMSL

Search Timeline

  • January 10, 2019:  Search Launch
  • Early February 2019:  Search Committee meeting
  • End February 2019 – Early March:  Candidate interviews and selection
  • End of March:  Announcement 

Please send inquiries, nominations or feedback to

Reviewed January 31, 2019.