Dean for Liberal Arts

Location
McAllen, Hidalgo County
Posted
Feb 28, 2014
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Dean for Liberal Arts The Division Dean provides leadership and expertise for the Division of Liberal Arts and its programs that include English, Drama, History, Humanities, Interdisciplinary Studies, Music, Philosophy, Speech, Visual Arts, Developmental English, Developmental Reading and World Languages. This individual will oversee the development, implementation, and evaluation of a learner-centered curriculum and promote innovative teaching methodologies and data driven decision making with regards to student success. This individual will also assess the quality and effectiveness of all instructional programs and formulate plans for continued improvement. The Dean for Liberal Arts will Serves as a member of standing college councils, committees, and task forces and ensures compliance with regional and program accreditation standards and criteria impacting academic programs. Education and/or Experience Master's degree required in an academic/technical discipline offered in the division; terminal degree preferred. •Three years of teaching experience, preferably in a two-year post-secondary institution with a strong commitment to teaching excellence and standards of quality •Five years of educational administration experience with a demonstrated ability to provide leadership in the implementation of change and a focus on quality, preferably at a two-year post-secondary institution How to Apply: Send a complete application packet which includes letter of intent, STC application, resume (no personal information please), copies of transcripts (official transcripts required prior to employment) and a list of five professional references with addresses and phone numbers to the address below: South Texas College Office of Human Resources 2501 W. Pecan Blvd. McAllen, TX 78501 Full job description and application instructions can be found on the Human Resources link at http://hr.southtexascollege.edu/employment.aspx To learn more about South Texas College visit our web site: http://www.southtexascollege.edu/about/ *All potential and new hires are subject to background checks.