Hiring Executive Officers

Executive Officers include the President, Provost/Vice President for Academic Affairs, Vice President for Business and Financial Affairs, Vice President for University Relations, Vice President for University Advancement, Vice President for Enrollment and Student Services, and Vice President of University Advancement.

An Executive Officers position will require a recruitment, or Opportunity Appointment through the Office of Civil Rights and Title IX Compliance.

Hiring an Executive Officer:

  • Job Description: If you are unsure of the classification of your position, or this is a new or revised position, please send your job description to HR@wwu.edu
  • Please note that this level of position is typically recruited through an external search firm and not through our online application system. Please contact the the Office of Civil Rights and Title IX Compliance with questions.
  • After you have your candidate, you will submit a Personnel Action Form if PageUp was not utilized. If you need help completing this form, please contact Human Resources’ HRIS Unit.

Note: New hires need to complete new hire paperwork prior to starting their position and cannot begin work until their Form I-9 is completed. They can stop by Human Resources (Humanities Bldg. Room 203) anytime during our office hours: M-F, 8-5 (closed major holidays) to complete their I-9. Please feel free to contact HR with any questions!