Dean of Business, Leadership & Technology
Position/Rank – Administrative Faculty appointment, rank
dependent upon background and experience
Department – School of Business, Leadership, and Technology
Supervisor – Vice President for Academic Affairs
Benefits – Yes
Status – Full-time
The Dean of Business, Leadership & Technology reports to the Vice President for Academic Affairs and supervises academic affairs within the SBLT relating to the development, implementation, and evaluative review of the curriculum and to the recruitment, orientation, support, and evaluation of departmental faculty and staff.
The Dean identifies and cultivates key external relationships in the local business community and beyond to create effective partnerships and networks. The Dean collaborates with the Dean of Admissions in student recruitment efforts and leads retention initiatives for all programs in the department (including Daytime UG, Online/Evening UG, MBA, MAL).
As time permits and in consultation with the VPAA, the Dean may carry a teaching load of up to 12 credits per academic year. The Dean serves in an entrepreneurial role in assisting the VPAA to identify, research, and develop opportunities for strategic and sustainable enrollment growth and program development, both for new and existing programs. The Dean is a member of the VPAA’s Dean’s Cabinet.
Successful performance in this position will be evaluated in terms of 1) innovative leadership for the department; 2) significant and sustainable enrollment growth in departmental programs; 3) enhanced departmental and university standing within the local business community and beyond.