Morgan State University invites nominations and applications to fill the position of Dean of the School of Computer, Mathematical, and Natural Sciences.
Morgan State University, a Carnegie-classified R2 Doctoral/Research University with aspirations for ascension to R-1 status, is an equal opportunity employer. Morgan serves a multi-ethnic and multi-racial student body and ensure that all individuals have access to higher education. Located in a charming residential area of northeast Baltimore near the historic neighborhoods of Morgan Park and Wilson Park, Morgan's impressive, 152-acre campus features state-of-the-art facilities geared toward innovative teaching and learning in the 21st century. The campus, designated as a National Treasure by the National Trust for Historic Preservation, offers a safe and inviting learning environment with easy access to the best the city has to offer; culture, exhibits, dining, shopping, activities, sightseeing, and employment. The off-campus opportunities also extend to community projects and civic engagement. For more information, visit http://www.morgan.edu/.
The Dean of the School of Computer, Mathematical, and Natural Sciences, who will report to the Provost and Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs, will be a dynamic visionary and transformational leader. The successful candidate will lead a family of professionals that pride themselves in working together as "One Family, Growing Scientists." As the chief academic, fiscal, and administrative officer of the School of Computer, Mathematical and Natural Sciences (SCMNS), the Dean manages office and division operations, including budgets, academic faculty, staff evaluations, faculty recruitment, retention, and workload. The Dean provides leadership for the faculty and articulates the School's vision, qualities, and distinctiveness both within the University and to external constituencies. The Dean must also be an innovative and dynamic advocate for the School and its programs among diverse groups of education, business, government, community leaders, and the general public.
The successful candidate for this position will have an earned doctorate in one or related disciplines within the School, with preference given to candidates with a proven record of teaching, research, and service suitable for appointment to the rank of full professor. In addition, the candidate will have demonstrated competence in leading and developing academic programs, promoting student success, mentoring faculty, resource development, and have experience developing internal and external partnerships to support the mission and vision of the University.
Greenwood/Asher & Associates, LLC is assisting Morgan State University with the Dean of the School of Computer, Mathematical, and Natural Sciences search. Nominations and applications will be accepted until the position is filled. For best consideration, please submit application materials before January 17, 2022. Confidential inquiries, nominations, and application materials should be directed to Greenwood/Asher. Applications must include a cover letter, CV/Resume, and a list of five references. Submission of application materials as PDF attachments is strongly encouraged.
Please direct inquiries, nominations, and application materials to:
Marion Frenche, Practice Leader, Diversity, Equity & Inclusion
Search Manager and Senior Executive Search Consultant
David Presley, Senior Executive Search Consultant
Morgan State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Institution.
Women and minorities are strongly encouraged to apply
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