University of Missouri – St. Louis — Dean, College of Business Administration

With our institutional mission to transform lives, the University of Missouri-St. Louis invites nominations and applications for the Dean of the College of Business Administration. This is an exciting opportunity for a distinguished leader and scholar to strategically guide the College amidst the changing backdrop of higher education and the growing vibrancy and diversity of the St. Louis region.

The successful candidate will promote and facilitate student success, including for non-traditional and first-generation college students; student enrollment and retention; AACSB-accredited academic programming; research/scholarship; and community engagement. The Dean must understand the increasing complexities of business education and higher education more broadly, and have a demonstrated commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion in all levels of a college setting. Further, the Dean will cultivate and lead expanding opportunities and demands of serving the university’s diverse community and business partners.

To view a full position profile, search timeline and to apply, please visit: https://www.umsl.edu/searches/business/index.html

For priority consideration, please apply by August 31, 2020. 

Applications should be submitted online at:  The full set of application materials includes a detailed cover letter addressing how the candidate meets the qualifications for this position, a current CV, and the names and contact information of five (5) professional references. References will not be contacted without prior notification to the candidates. The review of applications will begin September 1, 2020, and continue until the position is filled.

Position nominations and candidate inquiries may be directed to Kelly Adams, Human Resources Recruitment Lead, at umsldeansearch@umsl.edu

The University of Missouri–St. Louis is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity employer, committed to excellence through diversity.

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