Dean, College of Education and Human Services

Abilene, Texas
Nov 13, 2017
Executive Administration Jobs
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Abilene Christian University is currently accepting applications for Dean of the College of Education and Human Services. The College of Education and Human Services provides nationally accredited training programs grounded in current research and informed practice related to the educational and service needs of individuals across the lifespan.

Strong candidates will have a commitment to the mission, values and goals of the University. They will have an appreciation and understanding of the nature and role of Christian higher education and the relationship between learning, scholarship and faith. Applicants must have an earned doctorate; a record of excellence in teaching and research as a tenured associate or full professor; service as an exemplary teacher, mentor and advisor of university students; experience in academic administration including evidence of exceptional leadership in progressively responsible positions; experience with the processes and demands of secondary accreditation; experience as a practitioner in a discipline of the college or a related field; ability to work collaboratively with faculty, staff and administrators within a department, college, and university; knowledge of and experience with the interdisciplinary nature of the departments of the college and the communities they serve; and willingness and ability to work effectively with university development in fund raising.

Visit for a complete description of this position. ACU is affiliated with the fellowship of the Churches of Christ. All applicants must be professing Christians and be active, faithful members of a congregation of the Churches of Christ and deeply committed to service in Christian higher education.