Administration, Education, Higher Education

Associate Vice President, Student Financial Services

  • Columbia University
  • New York, NY

Columbia University seeks a strategic, forward-thinking, and data-minded executive who will provide leadership as the Associate Vice President, Student Financial Services (AVP). Reporting to the Vice President, Finance and Controller, the Associate Vice President will advance the operations of the Student Financial Services portfolio to support services to students and campus stakeholders. The AVP leads a team of 50 direct and indirect reports who are responsible for University Financial Aid, Student Accounts/Accounting, and Financial Aid compliance within the context of a premier research university. As a senior leader, the AVP will have the opportunity to shape policies and processes that will build upon existing strengths of the SFS operation, while simultaneously identifying opportunities for operational maximization.

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Amy Sugin and Laura Bertonazzi of Koya Partners have been exclusively retained for this search. To express your interest in this role please submit your materials here. All inquiries and discussions will be considered strictly confidential. 

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