The Associate Dean, Graduate College provides assistance to the Dean, Graduate College in the administration of the college which may include, but is not limited to, unit faculty recruitment, development, and evaluation, program development and review, student recruitment and monitoring of academic success, college budgeting and budget control, and indirect supervision of the teaching, research, and service activities of the college.
Description of Primary Duties:
The specific duties and responsibilities of the Associate Dean, Graduate College are assigned by the Dean, Graduate College and support the College’s role in the University’s long-range plan. As an administrative officer of the College, the Associate Dean is expected to provide professional, intellectual, and administrative leadership while helping to craft and pursue a vision consistent with the Public Affairs mission of the university. The Associate Dean is expected to support faculty, staff, and students by promoting excellence in teaching and scholarship; encouraging faculty development; facilitating student recruitment and retention; monitoring student academic success; providing indirect supervision of the teaching, research and service activities of the Graduate College; supporting a commitment to diversity; assisting the Graduate College Dean with building partnerships with external constituents and public organizations; and demonstrating sound fiscal management.
Minimum Acceptable Qualifications:
Education: A doctoral degree is required.
Experience: At least five years of university teaching or administration is required.
Skills: A record of inclusive conduct and evidence of multicultural skills in the workplace are required.
Experience with education of international students.
Special Instructions to Applicants:
First Date of Consideration is April 1, 2019, and review of applications will continue until the position is filled.
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