Executive Management Principles - Appendix I

Executive Management Position Titles

(Updated June 15, 2019) 

Some of the positions listed below are currently vacant, multiple titles may be assigned to one person and several individuals may hold the same title. Except as noted below, the President has the authority to add, delete and/or amend position titles and the authority to approve personnel actions.

Board of Trustees approves all personnel actions:

President

Board of Trustees approves appointment; President approves all other personnel actions: [1]

Provost and Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs

Executive Vice President for Administration

Executive Vice President for Government, Communications and Advancement

Senior Vice President for Research and Innovation

Vice President

Vice President and Special Counsel to the President

Vice President and Strategic Director of University Communications

Vice President and University Spokesperson

Vice President for Advancement

Vice President for Auxiliary Enterprises

Vice President for Finance and Treasurer

Vice President for Information Technology and Chief Information Officer

Vice President and Director of Intercollegiate Athletics

Vice President for Legal Affairs and General Counsel

Vice President for Marketing, Public Relations, and Digital Strategy

Vice President for Planning and Budgets

Vice President for Strategic Infrastructure Planning and Facilities

Vice President for Student Affairs and Services

Chief Investment Officer

Deputy General Counsel

Senior Associate Provost

Senior Associate Vice President for Research and Innovation

Senior Associate Vice President for Student Affairs and Services

Secretary of the Board of Trustees

Board of Trustees approves appointment; Provost and Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs approve all other personnel actions:

University Ombudsperson

President approves all personnel actions:

Associate General Counsel

Associate Vice President and Chief Audit, Risk and Compliance Officer

Associate Vice President and Executive Director of Media Communications

Associate Vice President for Alumni Relations and Executive Director of the MSU Alumni Association

Associate Vice President for Administration

Associate Vice President for Advancement

Associate Vice President for Civil Rights, Title IX Education and Compliance

Associate Vice President for Federal Relations

Associate Vice President for Human Resources

Associate Vice President for Information Technology Services and Chief Information Officer

Associate Vice President for Research and Innovation

Associate Vice President for State Relations

Associate Vice President for Strategic Infrastructure Planning and Facilities

Assistant General Counsel

Assistant Provost and Executive Director MSU Global

Assistant Provost for University-Community Partnerships

Assistant Vice President for Advancement Communications and Marketing

Assistant Vice President for Advancement Systems and Donor Strategy

Assistant Vice President for Community Relations

Assistant Vice President for Innovation and Economic Development

Assistant Vice President for Integrated Communications and Strategic Partnerships

Assistant Vice President for Marketing Operations

Assistant Vice President for Regulatory Affairs

Assistant Vice President for Research and Innovation

Assistant Vice President for Strategic Infrastructure Planning and Facilities

Assistant Vice President for Student Affairs and Services

Assistant to the Senior Vice President for Research and Innovation

Assistant to the Vice President for Student Affairs and Services

Associate Director of MSU Alumni Association

Chief of Staff and Special Assistant to the President

Director and Police Chief of MSU Police

Equal Employment Opportunity Coordinator

Senior Advisor to the President and Director of the Office for Inclusion and Intercultural Initiatives

Senior Associate General Counsel

Special Advisor to the President

President approves appointment; Provost approves all other personnel actions:

Assistant Provost for Academic Standards and Student Conduct

Assistant Provost for Student Health, Wellness and Safety and HealthTeam Chief Medical Officer

Associate Provost and Assistant Vice President for Health Affairs

Associate Provost and Associate Vice President for Academic Human Resources

Associate Provost for Academic Services, Enrollment Management, and Academic Initiatives

Associate Provost for Faculty and Academic Staff Development

Associate Provost for Graduate Education

Associate Provost for International Studies and Programs

Associate Provost for Student Affairs and Services

Associate Provost for Teaching, Learning and Technology

Associate Provost for Undergraduate Education

Associate Provost for University Collections and Arts Initiatives

Associate Provost for University Outreach and Engagement

President approves appointment; Chief Investment Officer approves all other personnel actions:

Director of Investments

Investment Office Chief Operating Officers

Provost and Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs approves all personnel actions:

Chief Academic Digital Officer

Director of Academic Human Resources

Director of Counseling and Psychiatric Services

Director of Counseling Center

Director of the Eli and Edythe Broad Art Museum

Director of Performing Arts Facilities and Programs

Director of MSU Student Health Center

Director of University Archives and Historical Collection

Executive Director and Senior Advisor to the Provost for the Work/Life Office

Executive Director of Student Health and Wellness

MSU Health Team CEO

Senior Advisor to the Provost

Senior Advisor to the Provost and Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs and to the Executive Vice President for Administrative Services (joint with the Executive Vice President for Administration)

Executive Vice President for Administration approves all personnel actions: 

Assistant to the Executive Vice President for Administration

Director of Benefits 

Director of Employee Relations

Director of Human Resources Administrative Services

Director of Human Resource Services

Director of Human Resources Solutions Center

Director of Land Management (joint with Vice President for Auxiliary Enterprises)

Senior Advisor to the Provost and Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs and to the Executive Vice President for Administrative Services (joint with the Provost and Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs) 

Special Advisor to the Executive Vice President for Administration

Vice President for Advancement approves all personnel actions:

Director of the Capital Campaign

Director of College Programs

Director of Constituent Programs

Director of Corporate Relations

Director of Development

Director Development, Director of Administrative Services

Director of Foundation Relations

Director of Major Gift Program

Director of Principal Gifts

Director of Special and Annual Giving

Vice President for Auxiliary Enterprises approves all personnel actions:

Director of Administrative Support Services

Director of Residence Education and Housing Services

Director of Culinary Services

Director of Land Management (joint with Executive Vice President for Administrative Services)

Vice President for Finance and Treasurer approves all personnel actions:

Controller

Director of Contract and Grant Administration

Director of Treasury and Financial Management

Director of Risk Management and Insurance

Director of University Services

Executive Vice President for Government, Communications, and Advancement approves all personnel actions:

Director of Community Relations

Director of Statewide Advocacy

Vice President for Information Technology and Chief Information Officer approves all personnel actions:

Chief Data Officer

Chief Information Security Officer

Chief Technology Officer

Director for Academic Technology

Director of Application Systems and Chief Operating Officer

Director of Research Administration System

Vice President for Intercollegiate Athletes approves all personnel actions:

Senior Advisor to the Athletic Director

Vice President for Legal Affairs and General Counsel approves all personnel actions:

Clery Coordinator

Freedom of Information Act Officer

Vice President for Strategic Infrastructure Planning and Facilities approves all personnel actions:

Director of Building Services

Director of Campus Services

Director of Planning, Design and Construction

Director of IPF Information and Communication Technology

Director of Utilities Services

University Engineer

Senior Vice President for Research and Innovation approves all personnel actions:

Associate Director of MSU Technologies

Associate Director for Corporate Relations (Business-CONNECT)

Director of Analytics and Strategic Projects

Director of MSU Technologies

Director of Office of Sponsored Programs

Executive Director MSU BioEconomy Network

Vice President for Student Affairs and Services approves all personnel actions:

Director of Career Services and Placement

Director of Recreation Sports and Fitness Services 

Associate Provost for Academic Services approves all personnel actions:

Director of Undergraduate Admissions

Executive Director and Assistant Provost of Admissions and Enrollment Strategy

Executive Director of Financial Aid

University Registrar

Associate Vice President for Civil Rights, Title IX Education and Compliance approves all personnel actions:

Americans with Disabilities Act Coordinator

Director of the Office of Institutional Equity

Director of Title IX Prevention, Outreach and Education

Deputy Director of the Office of Institutional Equity

Senior Institutional Equity Investigator

Chief Investment Officer approves all personnel actions:

Investment Office Chief Operating Officer


Footnote

 

1 Only the Board of Trustees can add to or eliminate positions, or change titles, in this category.