Dean of the College

Location
Ferrum College, nestled in the Blue Ridge Mountains, 40 miles east of Roanoke, Virginia
Posted
Mar 16, 2017
Executive Administration Jobs
Deans
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

The Dean of the College is a newly created position that unites the academic and student life functions of Ferrum College under the leadership of one individual who can create and execute complementary, strategic, and synergistic plans that place excellence in teaching, inclusivity, and civic engagement at the center of the student experience. In this role, the Dean of the College is the primary architect of Ferrum’s educational mission.

Required Education:  Doctoral degree in a relevant discipline is required.

Application Process:  Review of applications will begin immediately and will be accepted until the position is filled. Full consideration is assured for candidates whose materials are received by May 5, 2017. Applications should include a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, and the names of three professional references with email addresses and telephone numbers and be sent electronically (MS Word or PDF format) to Chris Chandler, Director of Human Resources, at cchandler@ferrum.edu.  We anticipate that the Dean will begin duties on July 1, 2017.

Letters of interest should provide a clear and coherent leadership vision for integrating Ferrum’s academic and student life programming to create a holistic educational experience.

A comprehensive job profile can be found at:  http://www.ferrum.edu/about/human-resources/open-positions-staff/dean-of-the-college/

This institution is an equal opportunity provider and employer.