Dean of the College of Sciences and Engineering
Southern University and A&M College, located on Scott's Bluff
overlooking the Mississippi River in the northern section of the
City of Baton Rouge, invites inquiries, nominations, and
applications for the position of Dean of the College of Sciences
The next Dean of the College of Sciences and Engineering will lead
the College towards global impact while being responsive to
regional intellectual, cultural, and labor needs by offering
economic and workforce development that brings benefits to the
state and region.
As the leader of the College, the Dean will establish a vision for
the faculty and staff to continue modernizing and strengthening the
academic environment. The Dean will collaborate with colleagues
across campus, as well with alumni, community and institutional
partners, and the Southern University Foundation to nurture a
vibrant intellectual community that enriches learning and
scholarship of students and faculty.
Southern University and A&M College is accredited by the
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges
to award baccalaureate, masters, and doctorate degrees. The
University had an enrollment of 7,404 students or 55.5 percent of
Southern University System's enrollment as of fall 2021. Southern
University Baton Rouge (SUBR) is responsible for training the
majority of African Americans from the State of Louisiana who go on
to earn a Ph.D. degree in sciences and engineering.
For further details about this position and the application
requirements and process, please see the
full position profile
on the Academic Search website. Senior
Consultant Dr. Jairy Hunter (firstname.lastname@example.org
will gladly speak with you about this opportunity.
Please submit materials in three attachments to SouthernUDeanSE@academicsearch.org
Review of the materials will begin immediately and continue until
the appointment is made. For full consideration, please submit
materials by May 19, 2023. Applications will be accepted until the
position is filled. Finalists for the position will participate in
campus interviews that may include a public presentation.
Southern University and A&M College is an open and welcoming
community which values diversity in all its forms. In addition, the
University aspires to have its faculty and staff reflect the rich
diversity of its student body and the Baton Rouge region.
Candidates committed to working with diverse populations and
conversant in multicultural issues are encouraged to apply.