Dean, Case School of Engineering

Case Western Reserve University
Ohio, United States
Not Specified
Feb 09, 2018
Employment Type
Full Time


Case Western Reserve University (CWRU) invites inquiries, applications and nominations for the position of Dean of the Case School of Engineering (CSE). Reporting to the Provost, the Dean will be an accomplished leader with the vision to build upon and enhance the School’s existing strengths, to develop new opportunities for the School, and to lead it into the future in the rapidly evolving worlds of engineering research and higher education.

An internationally renowned provider of engineering education and research for more than 125 years, the Case School of Engineering is well-positioned for an even brighter future. Well known for their programs in entrepreneurship and innovation, Case faculty and students possess the potential and the propensity to solve society’s most pressing problems of yesterday, today and tomorrow.

Working with the University’s leadership, the Dean of Engineering will foster collaboration among CWRU’s schools and thereby play an important role in the growth and advancement of the University. The Dean will work with the faculty of the School to articulate a vision for the School and work with the Provost and President of the University to implement that vision. This will require actively participating in fundraising efforts, recruiting and retaining outstanding faculty, strengthening undergraduate and graduate educational programs, and creating a research environment that supports the creativity and innovation of faculty. The Dean is also responsible for the School’s programs and budgets, review of faculty appointments, and administration and development of financial support.

Individuals nominated and those who wish to apply should provide an electronic version of their curriculum vitae and a bullet point summary of leadership roles held, including the scope of responsibilities and major accomplishments in each. Review of nominations and applications for the position will commence immediately and continue until the position is filled.

All nominations and applications should be sent electronically to:
Mirah Horowitz & Charlie Falcone
Consultants to the Search Committee
Russell Reynolds Associates

In employment, as in education, Case Western Reserve University is committed to Equal Opportunity and Diversity. Women, veterans, members of underrepresented minority groups, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Case Western Reserve University provides reasonable accommodations to applicants with disabilities. Applicants requiring a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application and hiring process should contact the Office of Inclusion, Diversity and Equal Opportunity at 216-368-8877 to request a reasonable accommodation. Determinations as to granting reasonable accommodations for any applicant will be made on a case-by-case basis.

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