Springfield College, located in historic Springfield, Massachusetts, announces the search for the next Dean of the School of Arts and Sciences (A&S). The Dean reports to the Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs and is responsible for creating an environment that is conducive to excellence in teaching, advising, scholarship and service, and the education of students’ spirit, mind, and body for leadership in service to others. The School of Arts and Sciences invites nominations and applications for this outstanding opportunity which will be available July 1, 2021. The deadline for applications is March 31, 2021.
Ideal candidates will have experience as an academic administrator, dean, division head or department chair that encompasses financial/budgetary experience, including grants and funded programs. They will possess an interdisciplinary background or experiences demonstrating a broader view beyond their own discipline. A big picture thinker with strong communication and relationship building skills, they will take an active part in student engagement and the College culture which is committed to leadership and service to others. An earned doctorate and evidence of academic leadership and accomplishment are required. For more information about the College and the position, please view the search profile, downloadable above.
The Search Committee will begin a review of applications immediately and continue its work until an appointment is made. To assure full consideration, application materials should be received by March 31, 2021 and include:
Application materials and nominations should be sent electronically (Microsoft Word or PDF format) to: SpringfieldCollegeDeanAS@agbsearch.com
Direct inquiries can be addressed to Springfield College’s executive search consultants:
Monica Burton, Principal, email@example.com / (917) 825-2961
Concetta M. Stewart, Ph.D., Principal, firstname.lastname@example.org / (908) 341-2178