York College of Pennsylvania
York, PA

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Category:: Executive Searches
Department:: School of Nursing and Health Professions
Locations:: York, PA
Posted:: Jun 8, 2022
Closes:: Open Until Filled
Type:: Full-time
Position ID:: 148758

About York College of Pennsylvania:

York College of Pennsylvania, in the beautiful south-central region of the state, seeks a new The Dean of the School of the Arts, Communication and Global Studies. The Dean serves as the senior administrative officer of the School and works collaboratively with the faculty of the School as well as with the Deans of the other four Schools at York College. The Dean will report directly to the Provost and Vice President of Academic Affairs and will be a member of the Deans' Council as well as the Provost's Council, which includes all of the direct reports to the Provost in the Academic Affairs division.

The College offers more than 60 undergraduate majors; master's degrees in accounting, nursing, business administration, leadership, and education; and a doctoral degree in nursing practice. The student ratio is 14:1. The average class size is 19. Ninety-one percent of the 173 full-time faculty hold the highest degree available in their fields. York College offers its 4,000 undergraduates all the benefits of a liberal arts education combined with focused preparation for future professional employment. 91% of recent graduates are employed or in graduate school six months after their graduation. The College's 300 graduate students are professionals prepared to enter the workforce and are able to think critically and creatively.

York College of Pennsylvania (YCP) is located in a vibrant mid-size city that is within 45 minutes of Baltimore and Harrisburg and two hours from Washington, DC. The College's campus covers 190 acres, providing a safe and friendly environment for learning.

York College is committed to building a diverse college community and encourages members of underrepresented groups to apply.

Job Description:

York College of Pennsylvania, seeks an innovative and visionary individual committed to promoting and fostering excellence to lead their new school that will encompass the existing programs in nursing, selected programs in biology, and new programs in the health professions. The dean will be charged with the planning and implementation of additional new programs in the health professions. The dean will have a central role in overseeing the partnership with the college's online provider to offer the RN-BSN and selected master's programs in nursing. The new school will be the second in a series of five schools that will be linked by an interdisciplinary Center for Collaborative Innovation. The deans of the five schools will work together to generate new programs so as to counterbalance the five schools becoming separate administrative silos.

York College of Pennsylvania seeks a Dean with high academic standards, a demonstrated commitment to diversity, and an ability to serve as a strong advocate for the School, advancing its reputation and visibility locally, nationally, and internationally. The new Dean must be able to foster collaborative partnerships with other colleges within York College of Pennsylvania, other programs of health professions, other institutions of higher education, and health care organizations.

Additional information about York College is available at


Candidates must have an earned doctorate and possess a record of accomplishment consistent with appointment as a full professor. We seek candidates who can inspire faculty and staff to work together to build outstanding academic programs. The ideal candidate will possess strong management skills with the ability to effectively partner with a broad range of internal and external constituents. The successful candidate will be a persuasive communicator with strong and highly effective interpersonal skills.

Additional Information:

York College of Pennsylvania is an Equal Opportunity Employer. For a copy of York College's Annual Security Report, you may contact the Office of Campus Safety or visit the website: Annual Security Report

Application Instructions:

Inquiries, nominations, and applications are invited by accessing this link:


YCP studentsA private college located in southcentral Pennsylvania, York College offers more than 50 baccalaureate majors in professional programs, the sciences and humanities to its 4,000 undergraduate students. The College also offers master's programs in business, education and nursing, and a doctorate in nursing practice. 

York College students enjoy a high-quality education that emphasizes practical application and a community invested in their success. The College provides a personal plan to help students focus their passions and attain their goals so they are prepared for a lifetime of meaningful careers – ready to meet the challenges of their profession and feeling confident and proud of their achievements.

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