Azusa Pacific University — Dean, School of Business and Management

Azusa Pacific University

School of Business and Management

Azusa Pacific University (APU) invites nominations and applications for the position of Dean of the School of Business and Management.

Founded in 1899, Azusa Pacific is one of the largest Christian universities on the West Coast and a flagship institution within the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities. APU is a vibrant and diverse community committed to academic excellence, evidenced by its Carnegie classification as an R2 Doctoral University – High Research Activity.

The vision of APU's School of Business and Management is to develop difference makers: students and graduates, who, through business, enhance human flourishing and restore biblical shalom socially, economically, relationally, and spiritually; share the gospel through their lives; meet human needs, and create wealth that benefits people. By doing so, we cultivate difference-makers who transform how business works.

As the School of Business and Management's leader, the Dean is responsible for faculty development, academic quality and effectiveness, financial stewardship, and strategic fundraising and partnership engagement in a collaborative and imaginative leadership style. Supported by industry-tested faculty, the Dean will lead an innovative school to meet the business leadership needs of the jobs of tomorrow. The Dean is responsible for curating the organizational health of the school by advancing scholarship, research, and the integration of faith in learning.

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Interested candidates should submit a letter of interest and a curriculum vitae or resume to

Bill Peterson