Associate Dean, College of Science and Mathematics
Full Time/Part Time: Full-Time
General Summary of Responsibilities: The new College of Science and Mathematics will consist of five academic departments including: the Departments of Biology, Chemistry, Computer Science, Mathematics, and Physics, Astronomy, Geosciences (PAG). Duties include: Assist with students' needs on walk-in basis; help field phone calls and emails from students and parents; assist as needed in evaluating course substitutions, waivers, petitions to register for more than 19 hours, transient permission forms, and change of grade forms; assist in grade appeals; meet with students on suspension as needed. Other duties include: Review course enrollment numbers, chair COSM Curriculum Sub-Committee and COSM Assessment Committee; assist in representing COSM at Open House and recruiting events off campus; fill in for dean when dean is unavailable. The Associate Dean will assist the Dean in planning COSM events and major projects. For more information contact Dr. Savoie, Search Chair, via email firstname.lastname@example.org. Application screening will begin March 19, 2018, with full consideration given to any applications that are completed by that date.
Required Qualifications: *An earned doctorate from an accredited university in a field represented in the college; *An academic record of achievement in teaching, scholarship, and service appropriate for appointment in a VSU academic department at the rank of associate or full professor with tenure; *A record of progressively responsible and relevant leadership experience in higher education; *Strong organizational, communication and interpersonal skills; *A commitment to shared governance and a consultative leadership style. *Demonstrated commitment to excellence in teaching and learning, as well as scholarship *Commitment to diversity and inclusion.
Physical Requirements: Ability to perform the essential functions of the position with reasonable accommodation. Ability to communicate with reasonable accommodation.
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