- Title: Special Assistant (to the President or Vice-Provost)
- Job Class Code: 0009
- Service Period: 12 months
- Limitations on Appointment: Indefinite, subject to review by the President and the Board of Regents. Must hold a faculty appointment in an academic unit at the University.
- Appointment Process: In accordance with the By-laws and Standing Orders of the Board of Regents, the President of the University is charged with the responsibility of making recommendations to the Board of Regents for the appointment of principal administrative officers.