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Baylor University — Dean, School of Engineering and Computer Science


Baylor University — Dean, School of Engineering and Computer Science


The Dean is accountable for the quality of the School’s academic programs and faculty, and for aligning the priorities of the School with those of the University, enabling the School and University to flourish.

Naropa University  — Dean, Naropa College and the Graduate Collective

Naropa University — Dean, Naropa College and the Graduate Collective

The Dean is responsible for planning, coordination, and administration of the academic programs as well as offering support and guidance to program Chairs, faculty, and staff to develop and strengthen the university’s reputation.

St. Petersburg College — Dean, College of Business

St. Petersburg College — Dean, College of Business

Directly accountable for the College of Business certificate, associate and bachelor degree programs, including providing leadership for the faculty and staff across the institution, developing collaborative relationships and participative programs with industries, implementing, monitoring and executing quality student/academic programs.

St. John’s University — Dean of St. John’s College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

St. John’s University — Dean of St. John’s College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

The Dean is responsible for promoting collaboration across the University and elevating the College’s external visibility as a voice in the national dialogue arguing for the importance of a liberal arts education.

Hawai‘i Pacific University — Dean, College of Business

Hawai‘i Pacific University — Dean, College of Business

Hawai‘i Pacific University (HPU) seeks an innovative leader who can build strong connections between the school and the island’s business community as well as advance the reputation and performance of its academic programs.

Montana State University — Dean for Global Engagement and International Programs

Montana State University — Dean for Global Engagement and International Programs

In leading the University’s Office of International Programs, the Dean will spearhead MSU’s efforts in providing an environment and experience for all students that enhances learning and develops engaged global citizens and informed professionals.

Stonehill College — Dean, Leo J. Meehan School of Business

Stonehill College — Dean, Leo J. Meehan School of Business

The Dean serves as the Meehan School’s chief academic and administrative officer, accountable for the quality of the School’s academic programs and faculty and for aligning the priorities of the School with those of Stonehill College.

University of Massachusetts Boston — Dean, College of Management

University of Massachusetts Boston — Dean, College of Management

The College and University seek a dean with vision, energy and the entrepreneurial skills to engage university constituents and external partners in fully leveraging the College’s public mission and unique strengths. 

California State University, Fresno  — Dean, College of Social Sciences

California State University, Fresno — Dean, College of Social Sciences

The Dean is responsible for the quality and integrity of academic programs; managing the human and fiscal resources and academic programs; and is an advocate for student and faculty learning and teaching opportunities, as well as supporting the professional development of staff.

DePaul University — Dean, the Theatre School

DePaul University — Dean, the Theatre School

The successful candidate to lead TTS into this new era will be a leader and manager of considerable skill and experience, collaborating with a dedicated faculty and staff that is admirably integrated and focused on both student success and ground-breaking creative activities.

University of San Diego — Dean, School of Leadership and Education Sciences

University of San Diego — Dean, School of Leadership and Education Sciences

The dean will serve as the chief academic and executive officer for the School of Leadership and Education Sciences overseeing more than 77 full- and part-time faculty and 69 full- and part-time staff.

Pennsylvania State University  — Vice Provost and Dean of the Grad School (Executive)

Pennsylvania State University — Vice Provost and Dean of the Grad School (Executive)

This position provides visionary leadership to a multi-campus academic unit in a multidisciplinary and highly inter-disciplinary research university.

Texas Tech University — Dean of the J.T. & Margaret Talkington College of Visual & Performing Arts

Texas Tech University — Dean of the J.T. & Margaret Talkington College of Visual & Performing Arts

The University seeks an accomplished leader who can provide vision, leadership, and direction to the College while supporting the academic mission of the institution.

Purdue University — Dean, Purdue Polytechnic Institute

Purdue University — Dean, Purdue Polytechnic Institute

The dean, as the primary academic and administrative officer of the Polytechnic Institute, will assume a central role in leading Purdue to the next level of preeminence.

University of California, Santa Barbara — Michael Douglas Dean of Humanities and Fine Arts

University of California, Santa Barbara — Michael Douglas Dean of Humanities and Fine Arts

The Dean will lead the Division of Humanities and Fine Arts in advancing the University’s mission of providing a comprehensive liberal arts learning experience where research and teaching go hand in hand and where the humanities, sciences, arts, and engineering are seen as integrally linked and brought to bear upon the large and complex facing our world today and into the future. 

Emory University — Dean, Rollins School of Public Health

Emory University — Dean, Rollins School of Public Health

The successful candidate should be a dynamic and respected public health leader, who will serve in this critical role to build upon the strengths and longstanding reputation of the world class Rollins School of Public Health.

Eastern Kentucky University — Dean of the College of Justice, Safety and Military Science

Eastern Kentucky University — Dean of the College of Justice, Safety and Military Science

Reporting to the Senior Vice President and Provost, the Dean serves as the chief administrative officer of CJSMS in all matters concerning academic affairs, faculty affairs, and student affairs.

Belmont University — Dean of the College of Education

Belmont University — Dean of the College of Education

The College is seeking a founding Dean who will lead the faculty and staff in the College of Education to develop and deliver world-class programs designed to educate teachers for students in our community and our world who will serve as the next generation of compassionate, confident, and committed leaders in the classroom and beyond.

University of Arkansas- Fort Smith — Dean of the College of Health, Education and Human Sciences

University of Arkansas- Fort Smith — Dean of the College of Health, Education and Human Sciences

The successful candidate is a data oriented, visionary leader who brings demonstrated examples of interdisciplinary collaboration, program development, and community relations success as they unite the well-established programs within this new College. 

The Catholic University of America — Dean of Graduate Admission

The Catholic University of America — Dean of Graduate Admission

The Catholic University of America seeks a strategic enrollment professional with a collaborative nature and expertise in enrollment best practices for the role of Dean of Graduate Admission.

Virginia Tech — Dean, College of Science

Virginia Tech — Dean, College of Science

For its College of Science, Virginia Tech seeks an energetic leader, strategic thinker, relationship builder, and strong communicator who will broaden the role of the college throughout the university without diluting the fundamental strengths that have been so integral to its past success.

University of Michigan — Dean, School of Social Work

University of Michigan — Dean, School of Social Work

As the chief executive and academic officer of the school, the dean collaborates with faculty in overseeing its academic programs and policies; stewards the school’s financial, capital, and human resources; and plays a prominent role in fundraising and external relations.

Colby College — Dean of Student and Global Advancement

Colby College — Dean of Student and Global Advancement

The Dean for Student and Global Advancement will have the intellect, freedom, and ambition to continue evolving DavisConnects into a national model for globally-minded career preparation with expansive experiences that support working and learning in diverse settings and environments.

Rocky Vista University College of Osteopathic Medicine — Senior Associate Dean

Rocky Vista University College of Osteopathic Medicine — Senior Associate Dean

Primary responsibility for the College of Osteopathic Medicine’s core educational programs, including advancing curricular design and delivery methods, and updating curricular content.

California Institute of the Arts — Dean, School of Art

California Institute of the Arts — Dean, School of Art

California Institute of the Arts is seeking a dean for its School of Art who brings a compelling vision for the future of art schools and a knowledge of and an affinity with progressive approaches to learning, particularly those employed at CalArts.

Texas Christian University — Dean of School of Interdisciplinary Studies

Texas Christian University — Dean of School of Interdisciplinary Studies

The next Dean will have the opportunity to lead a high-potential School and sharpen its strategic focus by capitalizing on current strengths and identifying new areas of growth, collaboration, and innovation.

SUNY Potsdam — Dean, Crane School of Music

SUNY Potsdam — Dean, Crane School of Music

The Dean supervises the School’s faculty members, professional and administrative staff, and the Associate Dean; serves as a primary liaison with the School of Education & Professional Studies and the School of Arts & Sciences.

Bradley University — Dean, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

Bradley University — Dean, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

The next dean of CLAS will be expected to shape strategy and demonstrate support for a diversity collection of disciplines; strengthen the college’s impact on the university; advance diversity, equity and inclusion; and effectively allocate existing resources, and identify and secure new resources.

University of Dayton — Dean, School of Business Administration

University of Dayton — Dean, School of Business Administration

The Dean of the SBA will provide strategic, academic, and administrative leadership for the undergraduate and graduate business programs, guide the development of a unifying vision for the future, and champion meaningful partnerships with the local Dayton community and beyond.

The Catholic University of America — Dean of Undergraduate Admission

The Catholic University of America — Dean of Undergraduate Admission

The Dean will serve as the chief undergraduate admission officer for the University and is a highly visible member of the campus community.

Queens University of Charlotte — Dean of the Blair College of Health

Queens University of Charlotte — Dean of the Blair College of Health

As chief academic officer of the College, the Dean provides leadership to advance the educational and scholarly missions of programs in the College and fosters an inclusive environment that encourages an academic climate that is responsive, student-centered, innovative, entrepreneurial and values diversity. 

Pellissippi State Community College — Campus Dean, Magnolia Avenue Campus

Pellissippi State Community College — Campus Dean, Magnolia Avenue Campus

The Campus Dean is the executive administrator of their assigned site and is responsible for the development, advancement, advocacy, strategic planning, facility planning/maintenance, and safety & security of the campus community.

California State University Channel Islands  — Dean of the Martin V. Smith School of Business & Economics

California State University Channel Islands — Dean of the Martin V. Smith School of Business & Economics

The Dean will lead the Martin V. Smith School of Business & Economics at a growing and vibrant institution committed to academic excellence and student success.

Elon University — Dean of Undergraduate Admissions

Elon University — Dean of Undergraduate Admissions

The Dean of Undergraduate Admissions will report to the Vice President of Enrollment and be responsible for annual enrollment of undergraduate students to support the overall enrollment objectives of the university.

University of California, Santa Barbara — Anne and Michael Towbes Dean of the Graduate Division

University of California, Santa Barbara — Anne and Michael Towbes Dean of the Graduate Division

This next Dean will lead in developing and expanding the University’s forward-looking vision for graduate education and advancing the University’s mission of innovation and the transmission and production of knowledge.