East Carolina University — Dean, Graduate School

East Carolina University invites nominations and applications for the position of Dean of the Graduate School.

East Carolina University (ECU) enjoys a proud heritage and record of contribution since its founding in 1907. ECU is the fourth largest university in the University of North Carolina (UNC) system, which consists of the state’s sixteen degree-granting public institutions. 

The Graduate School at East Carolina University is home to more than 4,500 students engaged in graduate level coursework and research. ECU offers more than 70 master’s degree programs, 2 intermediate programs, and over 60 graduate certificate programs through their 11 colleges and schools. In addition, ECU offers 13 research doctoral programs, 6 first-professional programs (AuD, MD, DMD, DNP, DPT, EdD) and holds the distinction of being classified among the Doctoral/Research Universities by the Carnegie Foundation.

East Carolina University seeks a collaborative and creative individual for the position of Dean of the Graduate School. The successful candidate will articulate a vision that supports the efforts of the graduate programs throughout all academic divisions. Reporting to the Provost, the Dean is responsible for the oversight and coordination of activities related to the promotion, development, and implementation of graduate studies. As the campus representative on all matters relating to graduate studies, the Dean communicates with the Office of the Chancellor, the University of North Carolina, government agencies, private foundations, industry, the local community, and the media. The Dean plays a major role in strategic planning as it relates to graduate education and developing and strengthening post-baccalaureate degrees, which support the strategic research and the strategic initiatives of the university. 

Visit https://carterbaldwin.com/opportunities/ecu-dgras/ to learn more.

Interested candidates should submit a letter of interest and a curriculum vitae or resume to ECUGradSchool@carterbaldwin.com.

Bill Peterson

East Carolina University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action University that accommodates individuals with disabilities. Individuals requesting accommodation under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) should contact the Department for Disability Support Services at (252) 737-1016 (Voice/TTY).