Reporting to the Chancellor and working in close collaboration with the Assistant Chancellor / Chief of Staff, this position provides broad scope research and analysis, as well as strategy development, to advance the Chancellor’s initiatives and vision for the university. This position provides senior executive-level oversight and coordination of campus strategic initiatives and their implentation, with a special emphasis on serving as the link between Advancement leadership and the Chancellor. The incumbent represents and acts on behalf of the Chancellor with both internal and external audiences, and identifies objectives, forumulates strategies, directs programs, coordinates resources and reports outcomes. The Assistant Chancellor has the primary responsibility for campus-wide, overarching "signature events," and for all collateral for these activities. This position supervises Creative Services and Publications, Special Events and Protocol, and immediate office staff, including student employees.