Cleveland State University invites applications and nominations
for the position of Dean of the Washkewicz College of Engineering.
As the chief academic officer for the
college, the dean will provide s strategic and operational
leadership for all aspects of the academic and scholarly
programs. In collaboration with the faculty and chairs, the
dean will establish and implement a strategic vision for the
college that will enhance undergraduate and graduate education and
strengthen the college’s research portfolio by leveraging the
numerous opportunities for federal/state and industry partnerships.
They will also be responsible for facilitating faculty, staff, and
student success, generating extramural financial support, engaging
with college alumni and the local community, and leading the
college to higher levels of achievement, recognition, and
Qualifications: Applications and
nominations may come from the academic, public, private,
government, or non-profit sectors. The successful candidate will
possess a doctoral degree, be tenurable as a full professor in one
of the College’s departments, and will also have a proven record of
leadership, collaboration, and broad experience. They should also
possess entrepreneurial and development skills and a strong
commitment to diversity. They must have a significant record of
success as a well-respected administrator within a complex
Compensation/Expected Start Date: Compensation
is competitive and based upon qualifications and experience.
Starting date as early as January 3, 2022 or as soon thereafter as
Nominations/Application Process: Application
materials should be submitted by the target date of
September 27, 2021 although expressions of
interest may be considered until the position is filled.
Application materials must include: 1) a letter of interest
stating how the candidate's experiences and qualifications connect
with the required/preferred characteristics and strategic
priorities expressed in the position prospectus; 2) a CV; and 3)
the names, addresses, telephone numbers, and email addresses of
five references for future contact, including the candidate’s
professional relationship with each reference listed.
References will only be contacted with permission of the
candidates. Application and nomination materials should be
submitted electronically to: CSUEngineeringDean@agbsearch.com.
A complete position profile and full listing of required and
preferred qualifications and desired leadership style may be found
at www.agbsearch.com. Other
inquiries should be directed to Alan N. Crist, Ph.D., email@example.com,
608.695.0217 or Concetta M. Stewart, Ph.D., firstname.lastname@example.org,
908.341.2178, Executive Search Consultants, AGB Search who will be
assisting with the search.
Cleveland State University is an equal opportunity,
affirmative action institution. Minorities, women, veterans and
individuals with disabilities are strongly encouraged to