Mission and Value Statement

The Association of Academic Administrators Mission and Value Statement

The mission of the Association for Academic Administrators is to add valuable contributions towards continuous improvement and development in the Academic- and Student Administration function of higher education institutions by:

  • professionalising academic administration work and the occupation
  • promoting collegiality among the members of the Association
  • defining and sharing best practice trends in the field
  • identifying and addressing common challenges relevant to the function
  • creating both a national and international platform for benchmarking, sharing of skills, knowledge and experiences
  • acting as advisory body in the field of academic administration
  • helping to improve service standards to both internal and external customers
  • promoting the continuous professional development of its members
  • defining of, and adherence to, a professional code of conduct for the academic administrator