Dean of Graduate and Extended Learning
The Dean of Graduate and Extended Learning reports to the Provost/Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs and will serve alongside the Deans of the academic colleges, the Dean of the School of Education, and the Director of the Library. The Dean provides leadership for the online collaborative degrees with UW System partners, coordination of additional support for graduate programs within the academic colleges, and the oversight and advocacy for the non-credit programming associated with Extended Learning. The Dean is responsible for providing the overall vision, strategic direction, long-term planning, and operational oversight for the unit and is expected to pursue new opportunities to best service traditional and non-traditional students in credit and non-credit programs. The Dean is expected to work collaboratively across campus with students, staff, and faculty and also with regional organizations, businesses, and K-12 districts. The Dean will represent UWL in UW System initiatives associated with Extended Learning.