Search for Director of Columbine Health Systems Center for Healthy Aging

Columbine Health Systems Center for Healthy Aging LogoColorado State University has launched an internal search for the Director of the Columbine Health Systems Center for Healthy Aging. We seek a visionary leader who is committed to collaboration, networking and team building in an interdisciplinary environment, and who is committed to leading the Columbine Health Systems Center for Healthy Aging to national and international prominence.

The Director of the Center for Healthy Aging is a senior, part-time, 9-month position with a summer appointment.  Percent of effort is negotiable but is expected to be at least .50FTE. The Director will have a faculty appointment in their home college and department, and must hold the academic rank of advanced Associate or full Professor in the candidate’s field.

This newly created position has a significant administrative component and will be responsible for developing the nascent center at CSU into a nationally and internationally recognized entity. This will include developing strategic partnerships, alliances and collaborations both on and off-campus; developing internal and external advisory boards; coordinating activities across campus and community; taking responsibility for representing the University through networking and professional collaboration with external constituents, industry stakeholders, schools and organizations; and developing resources for programmatic growth and sustainability.

The full job description and application instructions can be found at:  Applications will be accepted until the position is filled, however for full consideration please apply by Monday 4/9/18.

Please direct any questions to Lise Youngblade, Search Chair at or 970.491.3581.