Dean of the College of Design, Architecture, Art, and Planning
University of Cincinnati
January 23, 2018
Full Time - Experienced
Consistently ranked as one of the most prestigious schools in America and the world, the College of Design, Architecture, Art, and Planning (DAAP) at the University of Cincinnati invites applications and nominations for the position of Dean.
The Dean is responsible for overseeing undergraduate and graduate student education within DAAP; promoting scholarly and creative excellence; monitoring and securing financial resources and budgets; enhancing revenue, especially by engaging in private fundraising; strategic and operational planning; program review and enhancement; governmental, University and campus compliance; and all personnel matters, including management of promotion and tenure processes.
Please see the complete posting listing job responsibilities and applicant requirements at http://bit.ly/2mFmB6p.
While it is expected that the Dean will possess a distinguished scholarly and/or creative academic record, the committee will also consider candidates whose leadership abilities and outstanding accomplishments could be translated into innovative leadership of the College. The Dean will demonstrate commitment to outstanding teaching, research (scholarly and creative), and service, with the personal qualities of integrity, compassion, collaboration, intellectual curiosity and honesty, fairness, decisiveness, fortitude, patience, and perseverance necessary to lead an academic institution of the highest caliber. Administrative experience is a must, and fundraising experience is highly desired. The Dean will demonstrate:
A record as an accomplished scholar or noted contributor to the profession, possessing at minimum a Master’s degree and creative excellence satisfying the requirements for the rank of full professor with tenure in one of DAAP’s academic units;
A clear vision of DAAP’s strengths and areas of opportunity and necessary steps for achieving established goals;
Rigorous standards of professional achievement and ethical behavior;
Outstanding interpersonal and communication skills;
A record in promoting diversity and inclusiveness;
An entrepreneurial orientation combined with boldness, imagination and abundant energy;
Strong understanding of the challenges and issues facing higher education;
A firm grasp of the opportunities and advantages of the University’s urban setting;
Successful administrative and budgetary/financial experience; and
A management style that is inclusive and decisive
Additional Salary Information: DOE
Internal Number: 24849
About University of Cincinnati
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