Dean of Business

Overland Park, KS
Jun 03, 2017
Institution Type
Community College

Job Description

The dean serves as the visionary leader for teaching/learning processes and instructional services in all departments or programs assigned to the Business Division. An effective Dean strategically improves the quality of the institution, protects the long-term health of the organization, promotes the success of all students, and sustains the community college mission, based on knowledge of the organization, its environment, and future trends.

This position requires an individual who embraces the spirit of collegiality and collaboration, is self-motivated, energetic, and creative, and possesses proven leadership, management, and communication skills. The Dean will develop collaborative relationships with business, industry, and the education community to facilitate the responsiveness of all programs in the Business Division to meet their instructional needs and provides communication links to both internal and external constituencies by serving on councils, committees, and task forces.

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Required Skills

  • Earned Doctorate or Masters degree with relevant experience
  • Minimum of 5 years successful senior level administrative and leadership experience in business, non-profit organization, government or education
  • Minimum of three years college teaching experience

  • Doctorate degree
  • Administrative and/or leadership experience in a post-secondary academic environment
  • College teaching experience in one of the departments supervised. These include Business (Accounting, Business Administration, Legal Studies, Business Office Technology, Economics, Marketing and Management, and Entrepreneurship), Computer Science/Information Technology, Cosmetology, Fashion Merchandising and Design or Culinary and Hospitality Management

Required Experience

Benefit Information:

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Every employee of the college is expected to treat all members of the college community with dignity and respect demonstrating professional, courteous and respectful behavior and engage in constructive conflict resolution, when needed.


In accordance with the college policy, finalists for this position will be subject to criminal background investigations. Individual hiring departments at JCCC may elect to administer pre-employment tests, which are relevant to essential job functions as part of the applicant selection/hiring process. Many departments require those selected for hire to submit a certified transcript for all degrees obtained. For full consideration, applicants are encouraged to apply prior to the review date listed in posting.

Johnson County Community College welcomes the application of any qualified candidate and does not discriminate on the basis of sex, race, color, national origin, disability, age, religion, genetic information, marital status, veteran's status, sexual orientation, or other factors that cannot be lawfully considered.

If you are an applicant requesting assistance or a reasonable accommodation in the application process, please contact the Office of Human Resources at 913-469-3877, or email.

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Job Location
Overland Park, Kansas, United States
Position Type
Competitive rate of pay
For full consideration apply before
Hours per Week
Work Hours/Days
Monday-Friday 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
Special Instructions
Please submit Curriculum Vitae Please submit cover letter that includes a vision and administrative/management philosophy Include two letters of reference Include unofficial transcripts. Certified transcripts for all college-level education will be required upon assignment.