CC Division Dean, Lg

Dona Ana Community College
New Mexico, United States
$74,460.00 - $92,820.00
Nov 05, 2020
Employment Level
Employment Type
Full Time
Classification Summary

The Division Dean is responsible for the development, administration, and promotion of the division and its programs ensuring high quality instruction in a safe and engaging learning environment. The Dean provides academic and educational leadership to the faculty members, students and campus colleagues and is responsible for developing an active teaching/learning community among students and faculty on campus.

Classification Standard Duties

Serve as leader, administrator, and evaluator of the Division and the programs it encompasses. Promote academic achievement and student satisfaction consistent with established education objectives, quality standards and fiscal responsibility. Supervise and evaluate assigned personnel. Responsible for development and/or administration of budgets in areas of supervision. Serve as liaison between the Division and the community college and university, community agencies, businesses and other groups, advisory committees, state and national groups. Seek/maintain degree program approval from licensing agencies, regional and national accreditation councils.

Job Duties and Responsibilities

Provides academic and administrative leadership in planning, development, assessment of student learning, evaluation, and improvement of instructional areas within the assigned Division. Evaluates department chairs and assists in establishing individual and department goals. Approves full-and part-time faculty employment; supervises all faculty and staff and participates in their annual performance evaluations. Provides recommendations for faculty promotion and tenure. Ensures that curriculum is current within the discipline and workplace trends and meets the needs of the community at all campus and center locations; initiates new programs as determined by strategic planning and needs assessments. Provides leadership in program approval, certification, and accreditation processes. Encourages and oversees articulation and transfer activities with high school and post secondary educational institutions. Develops and administers division budget; approves and monitors department budgets. Administers daily operations of the division at all campus and center locations in a professional manner. Ensures that student concerns and issues are addressed appropriately. Communicates with the internal and external community regarding the division and college activities and services. Participates in professional development activities. Serves on teams, committees, councils and task forces that contribute to the success of the college. Performs other duties as assigned.