Search for the Executive Vice President for Research

Search for the Executive Vice President for Research

Search for the Executive Vice President for Research

The Georgia Institute of Technology invites applications and nominations for the position of Executive Vice President of Research (EVPR). As a direct report to the President and a member of the President’s Cabinet, the EVPR serves as chief research officer for the Institute.

This position provides overall leadership for the research, economic development, and related support units within the Institute. This includes direct oversight of:

  • Georgia Tech Research Institute (GTRI)
  • Enterprise Innovation Institute (EI2)
  • All Interdisciplinary Research Institutes and Centers (IRIs/IRCs)
  • Georgia Tech Research Corporation (GTRC)
  • Office of Industry Collaboration (OIC)

This position serves as part of the Executive Leadership Team (ELT) with the President, the Provost and Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs, and the Executive Vice President for Administration and Finance (EVPAF). 

The ideal candidate will have 10 or more years of leadership experience in research within higher education, government, and/or industry and a demonstrable record of success and adoption of research results.


Nominations and Submissions:

All inquiries, correspondence, and nominations should be directed in confidence to the attention of the search committee chair, Provost Bras at provostsoffice@gatech.edu

While applications and nominations will be received until the EVPR is selected, interested parties are encouraged to submit their materials no later than March 31, 2018 for optimal consideration. 

EVPR Search Town Hall – Feb. 6, 2018

The Georgia Institute of Technology is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.