Dean, Advanced Manufacturing & Engineering and Transportation, Agriculture, Natural Resources, ...
Foster a professional collaborative, interdisciplinary academic environment supportive of the College mission and student-centered services. Provide leadership within the academic schools to ensure high quality educational programming offered meets workforce and community needs throughout the Mid-State district.
Duties & Responsibilities
Responsible for overall leadership and educational programming (post-secondary, K-12, continuing education and workforce training) offered in the academic schools.
Provide vision for the academic school, faculty and staff aimed at strategies that are aligned with the College’s mission, vision, and strategic directions.
Identify and lead academic initiatives, instructional budgets, special projects, grants, and address student/personnel issues in support of student retention and success.
Collaborate with academic and college leaders to identify and define academic guidelines and processes. Provide guidance and support in implementing changes needed to improve effectiveness, quality and efficiency.
Provide leadership for college-wide initiatives that support and improve the quality of instructional delivery.
Identify and lead the development and implementation of course and program modifications, and investigation and implementation of new certificate, diploma, and degree program offerings.
Achieve and maintain program accreditation/reaccreditation and licensure, if applicable.
Work with Program Advisory Committee chairs to plan and host bi-annual meetings according to WTCS Advisory Committee guidelines.
Oversee and ensure completion of academic processes including curriculum modification and development, program review and evaluation; scheduling; faculty and staff evaluation; teaching assignments; faculty and staff recruitment, onboarding, mentoring, and development; personnel and student issues; publications; and facility, equipment and safety.
Collaborate with others to promote student recruitment, registration, orientation, retention and placement.
Establish and improve relations with local K-12 schools, colleges, universities, businesses, and community-based organizations to benefit enrollment, academic programming, and academic readiness.
Establish school and team meeting strategy to promote effective communication and team building.
Obtain and maintain any applicable certifications/licensures.
Serve on college committees, attend College-wide activities, and participate in staff development activities and professional organizations. Represent the college at state and local functions and attend events.
Serve as campus evening supervisor.
Perform other duties as assigned.
Master’s degree in related-field required.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation is dependent upon experience and qualifications.
Benefits include health, dental, and vision insurance; life insurance; short-term disability; long-term disability; paid time off and holidays; flexible spending account; Wisconsin Retirement System; 403(b) and 457; employee assistance program; educational assistance; and employee wellness program.
How To Apply
To be considered for this position, you must complete an online application. You should have the following information available when completing an application:
- Contact information (addresses, phone numbers)
- Employment History
- Electronic copy of resume and transcripts
Application materials submitted via mail, fax, email, or in-person will not be considered.
Incomplete applications or applications noting "See Resume" will not be considered.
Please note that Mid-State’s main form of communication during the recruitment process is email. In addition to receiving communications from email addresses with an @mstc.edu domain, you may receive emails from [email protected]. Please be sure to watch your inbox as well as junk, spam, and clutter folders.
Continuous recruitment with first review of completed applications starting June 27, 2019. Applications received on or after June 27th may be considered in a secondary pool.
Mid-State Technical College, an equal opportunity employer and educator, does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, gender, disability, sexual orientation, or other applicable legislated categories, in its services, employment programs, and/or its educational programs and activities, including but not limited to admission, treatment, and access. Mid-State Technical College provides reasonable accommodations to assist persons with disabilities to access or participate in its programs and activities. The following person has been designated to handle inquiries regarding the nondiscrimination policies: VP-Human Resources, 32nd Street N, Wisconsin Rapids, WI 54494, Phone: 715-422-5325.
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If you experience issues in submitting your online application, please contact Human Resources at 715.422.5568.