LIM College — Provost

LIM College, a private college located in the heart of New York City, invites inquiries, nominations and applications for the position of Provost. LIM is a leading undergraduate and graduate college specializing in the global business of fashion and its many related industries. As a pioneer in experiential education, LIM fosters a unique connection between real-world experience and academic study in business principles. Committed to developing students’ creative and critical thinking, as well as leadership skills, an LIM College education empowers students to become accomplished professionals in a highly-competitive, dynamic business environment, as well as responsible citizens of a global society.

Reporting directly to President Elizabeth Marcuse, the Provost is the Chief Academic Officer with supervision over the Academic Affairs unit, which includes the Vice President for Academic Affairs (VPAA), Dean of Online Learning and Instructional Technology (DOLIT), and Vice President for Planning and Assessment (VPPA). In collaboration with the VPAA, the Provost  works to develop and articulate a clear vision for LIM College’s academic future direction that is consistent with the College’s strategic direction; to establish and sustain the highest standards of academic excellence in teaching, all curricular, and academic co-curricular activities; to provide collegial leadership to all members of the Academic Affairs team; and to lead high level discussions about the future use of academic technology, shifting pedagogical models, and the general discourse on academic excellence. As a member of the President’s cabinet, the Provost works collaboratively with members of the leadership team across the College to provide programs and services that actualize LIM’s core values in pursuit of its goals.

The new Provost is expected to assume office on or before July 1, 2018.

Procedures for Nomination and Application
A full profile of the Provost position, including procedures for nomination and application, is available at Academic Search, Inc. Additional information about LIM College is available at www.limcollege.edu. The position will remain open until filled, but only applications received by November 16, 2017 can be assured full consideration.

This search is being assisted by Academic Search, Inc. Nominators and prospective candidates may also arrange a confidential discussion about this opportunity with Andrea Warren Hamos, Vice President and Senior Consultant, awh@academic-search.com.

LIM College is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The College does not discriminate in its employment decisions based on an individual’s race, color, creed, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identification, age, national origin, citizenship status, veteran status, mental or physical disability, marital status, genetic information or an individual’s membership in any other class or category protected by applicable federal, state or local law.

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