The Director of External Affairs will report to the Chief of Staff and serve as a member of the leadership team within the Chancellor's Oﬃce. The Director will focus on internal matters of strategic importance to the University and serve as an external liaison for the University with local, state, regional, and national constituencies. This position requires broad responsibility within the Chancellor's Oﬃce in which the employee's primary tasks pertain to strategic decision-making, communications, and government relations. The Director must be capable of conducting ongoing
To be a national model for student success, public service and regional transformation, East Carolina University uses innovative learning strategies and delivery methods to maximize access; prepares students with the knowledge, skills and values to succeed in a global, multicultural society; develops tomorrow's leaders to serve and inspire positive change; discovers new knowledge and innovations to support a thriving future for eastern North Carolina and beyond; transforms health care, promotes wellness, and reduces health disparities; and improves qualify of life through cultural enrichment, academics, the arts, and athletics. We accomplish our mission through education, research, creative activities, and service while being good stewards of the resources entrusted to us. East Carolina University delivers on the promise of opportunity. We open doors. We improve lives. We transform the present, and we discover the future. In these ways and more, we serve our community, our state, our nation and our world as together we reach toward our greatest potential. Tomorrow starts here.