Primary responsibilities of the Executive Associate Dean are to assist and advise the Dean in administration of the College of Veterinary Medicine.
Assist in providing leadership, oversight, and management of the College within the policies and guidelines of WesternU, and the College of Veterinary Medicine, at the behest of the Dean of the College of Veterinary Medicine by:
Make recommendations for the following activities: budget allocations, academic curriculum, student affairs, and college and department metrics.
Impose the highest standards for appointment, development, promotion, and tenure for College faculty members by:
Advance the College Initiatives and Missions by:
Represent the College and Dean by:
Perform other duties assigned by the Dean.
Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Individuals must possess the knowledge, as well as the following skills and abilities or be able to perform the essential functions of the job, with or without reasonable accommodation, using some other combination of skills and abilities.
The College adheres to three founding principles in education: 1) Life-long, student centered learning, 2) Reverence for life, and 3) Excellence in clinical education through the creation of strategic alliances. The College is pursuing an individual who will embrace and champion this pedagogy in curricular delivery.
The successful candidate will provide evidence of the following attributes:
The Executive Associate Dean is expected to qualify for and will be appointed to the CVM Faculty and may have teaching, research and service responsibilities in addition to the administrative role described above. Therefore candidates must hold professional or terminal degrees in their areas of scholarship (DVM or PhD or their equivalent; a professional degree and post graduate degree and/or specialty certification preferred).
Apply online at http://jobs.westernu.edu/postings/9847 and please include a letter professing interest and relating vision, a curriculum vitae, and names with contact information for three references.