Dutchess Community College — Associate Dean of Academic Affairs

General Description

The Associate Dean of Academic Affairs is a 12-month management confidential position directly responsible to the Dean of Academic Affairs. The Associate Dean will work with the Provost, the Dean of Academic Affairs and other Associate Deans to implement and evolve the shared vision for the Office of Academic Affairs in line with the mission and philosophy of Dutchess Community College, its constituencies and the community. The position offers the opportunity to exert a meaningful influence on education at Dutchess Community College.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Coordinate all academic assessment processes working with faculty assessment leaders, Department Chairs and Program Chairs to implement the Academic Assessment Plan;
  • Supervise instructional support services of the College potentially including but not limited to the:
    • Library;
    • Professional Staff Teaching/Learning Center (TLC);
  • Oversee Applied Learning including Community Based Learning
  • Coordinate the Grade Appeal process and address student concerns;
  • Serve on the Departmental Affairs Council, the Administrative Staff Council, the Program Chairs Council, the Professional Staff Development Committee, and other committees as assigned;

Assume other duties as assigned by the Dean of Academic Affairs.


  • Master’s Degree in a related field
  • A minimum of five years experience in higher education, including successful college teaching and/or progressive administrative experience.
  • Experience working with high schools and/or other external partnerships.
  • Demonstrated commitment to the mission of a community college.
  • Demonstrated interpersonal, communications, and organizational skills – a record of leadership and initiative, and of working collaboratively and effectively with diverse persons and interests.

Review of applications will begin on 11/28/17 and will continue until the position is filled. Please submit a cover letter and updated Resume/CV.

To apply, go to www.sunydutchess.edu/employment

Dutchess Community College is committed to the principle of diversity and encourages applications from women, minorities, veterans, the disabled and all others (AA/EOE).