January 12, 2016

Job Posting: UC Davis

UC Davis has opened a search for its next Campus Ombuds. Reporting to the Associate Chancellor/Chief of Staff, the position manages an Associate Ombuds (currently Rita Callahan) and staff person, and serves nearly 60,000 stakeholders. The search will replace Susan Park, who established the office in early 2013. 

Applicants must have a relevant bachelor's degree; Ombuds certification and a master's degree are preferred. The position pays $71,600-$157,500 and applications are due by February 11, 2016. (UC Davis Jobs via CareerBuilder.)

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  1. Rita Callahan has relocated back to New York, so the new Director will have to hire another Associate Ombuds. And if you count people and not FTEs, the Ombuds Office serves nearly 70,000 constituents.