The Superintendent, United States Naval Academy welcomes
applicants for the Position of Academic Dean at the Naval Academy
Preparatory School (NAPS), Newport, RI. The Academic Dean provides
direction and leadership for the academic program of the school.
NAPS offers a one-year, post high school, college preparatory
program and is chartered to prepare selected candidates for
admission to the U.S. Naval Academy (USNA).
Responsibilities of the position. The Academic
Dean directs the NAPS faculty through four subject area
supervisors. The Academic Dean provides administration,
coordination, and evaluation of the academic program.
Reporting to the Commanding Officer of the Naval Academy
Preparatory School, the incumbent consults with and advises the
Commanding Officer on educational activities at NAPS. A
detailed summary of responsibilities and how to apply is available
Qualifications. The successful candidate will
possess at least a master’s degree, and optimally a Ph.D., with
preference given to the following disciplines: mathematics,
chemistry, physics, and English. S/he must demonstrate successful
experience at progressive levels of educational administration at
the secondary or post-secondary level and must possess a
distinguished record of classroom teaching. S/he should present
evidence of effective communication, experience in the quantitative
assessment of student learning, and a demonstrated collaborative
style of leadership and decision making with administrators,
faculty, and staff.
Terms of appointment. Competitive compensation
for this non-tenure track, renewable term administrative faculty
appointment is commensurate with qualifications and experience. The
start date will be in April-June 2022 to support academic year