Vice President for Marketing and Communications

Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi (TAMU-CC) invites nominations and applications for a collaborative and forward-thinking individual to serve as the Vice President for Marketing and Communications. The Vice President for Marketing and Communications (MARCOM) reports to the President and works with individuals across the university to promote the exciting growth and change at the institution. This is a newly created position and offers a unique opportunity to build an organization that will have a tremendous impact on the strategic goals of the institution.

MARCOM creates and coordinates uniform branding for the university and executes marketing and communications strategies for academic and administrative units across the institution. The Vice President will oversee a staff of 11 and several additional positions have been approved for the incoming Vice President to hire. The Directors of MARCOM’s two offices (Communications & Public Affairs and Marketing) report directly to the Vice President.

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Nomination and Application Process

The Search Committee will begin reviewing applications immediately and continue to accept applications and nominations until the position is filled. However, in order to assure the fullest consideration, candidates are encouraged to have complete applications submitted to the search firm assisting the University by October 23, 2017. Requested application materials include a letter of interest; curriculum vitae; three writing samples; and the names, telephone numbers, and e-mail addresses of at least five professional references. All applications, nominations, and inquiries will remain confidential. References will not be called until after the first screening of applications and then only after the applicant has given explicit permission. All application materials must be submitted electronically in Microsoft Word or PDF format.

Please direct all applications, nominations, and inquiries for the position to the search firm assisting the University at the contact information below:


Ryan Crawford, Partner


Gretchen Hoffman, Senior Associate    


901 Mopac Expressway South

Barton Oaks Plaza One, Suite 300

Austin, TX 78746

(737) 210-1218

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Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer.