The College of Science and Technology (CoST) at North Carolina A&T State University is seeking an experienced educator to serve as the Associate Dean for Undergraduate Education and Academic Affairs. This position will be at the rank of Associate Professor or higher.
The associate dean reports directly to the dean. She/He will help advance the College’s mission of integrating science and technology to advance knowledge and prepare the next generation of science and technology leaders. The College embraces the mission of the University as a land-grant doctoral research institution with a distinction in STEM by expanding new frontiers in science, creating novel technologies, developing innovative approaches to STEM teaching and learning, and formulating scientific and technological solutions that lead to transformative social and economic development.
The associate dean is a key member of the Dean’s senior administrative team. She/He will assist the dean in leading initiatives aimed at promoting academic excellence. She/He is expected to work closely with the department chairs, faculty, students, and staff on matters related to academic affairs, undergraduate education, and their interfaces with students. The Associate Dean will help oversee the academic operations of the college, provide leadership to support program and course development, program review, assessment and enhancement, and accreditation of programs by accrediting organizations such as ABET, ATMAE, and others. The associate dean will monitor faculty workload, oversee the faculty teaching evaluation process and provide academic support and service to the faculty.
North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University is an 1890 land-grant doctoral research university dedicated to learning, discovery, and community engagement. The College of Science and Technology is research oriented and fosters academic excellence through innovative programs, critical thinking, and intellectual inquiry to prepare students for the 21st century global workforce. The College plays a pivotal role in further advancing the mission of the University by emphasizing preeminence in STEM and promoting curricular advancement, scientific discovery, and technological innovation. The College houses the departments of Applied Engineering Technology, Biology, Built Environment, Chemistry, Computer Systems Technology, Graphic Design Technology, Mathematics, Physics, and the Applied Science Technology PhD Program. The College is experiencing substantial growth in enrollment, faculty size, curricula, and research.
Minimum Requirements: PhD in a STEM discipline represented in the College or in a closely related field.
Preferred Years Experience, Skills, Training, Education: Ability to work collaboratively with faculty, staff, and administrators – Curriculum development experience – Research experience
Applicants must apply online at: https://jobs.ncat.edu/postings/18202