Dean, College of Education

Honolulu, Hawaii
May 19, 2017
Executive Administration Jobs
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

The University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa (UH Mānoa) seeks an experienced and innovative leader to serve as Dean of the College of Education (COE). This position is an exceptional opportunity to shape the future of education excellence at the University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa, the State of Hawai‘i and abroad. The College is the primary teacher preparation institution in the State and is committed to its responsibility to prepare educators for classrooms in Hawai‘i and beyond. The COE is committed to excellence in the development of the next generation of teachers, education researchers, and leaders.

The Dean is the chief academic and administrative leader of the College. The Dean provides leadership and vision in strategic planning and implementation of programs and leads College development activities. The successful candidate will be responsible for managing the College's financial resources, facility improvements, and external relations and is expected to provide vision and leadership resulting in significant increases in resource acquisition for the College from private gifts, grants, contracts, and other sources of revenue. The Dean is expected to judiciously balance the best interests of the College with those of the campus, system and community.

Nominations, inquiries, and applications are being accepted for this position. Review of applications will begin on or about Wednesday, June 21, 2017, and will continue until the position is filled. For best consideration, applications should be submitted by Wednesday, June 28, 2017.  Candidates must submit a cover letter summarizing their interest and qualifications for the position, a current resume, and the names of four (4) professional references, including title and contact information.  For job description and search information, please go to correspondence/submittal is strongly encouraged. Please send materials to:

University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa Education Search
Attn: Michele Tom, Executive Search Coordinator
University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa
2500 Campus Road, Hawai‘i Hall 209
Honolulu, Hawai‘i 96822
Phone: 808-956-9396 / Fax: 808-956-7115