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Associate Dean for Faculty

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Posting Details

Posting Details

Business Title Associate Dean for Faculty
Department College of Lbrl Arts &SS, Dean
Posting Category Faculty
Salary Plan Executive - Senior Staff)
Job Summary

Dean’s Office Liaison with Provost’s and President’s Office, with department Chairs, with the Office of Institutional Equity, Office of General Counsel, the Office of Research, Facilities Management, and the University Space Committee. Dean’s Liaison with Committees on Professional Leaves, Faculty Affairs, Peer Review, and Budget and Planning for travel allocations;
Review and prepare recommendations to the Dean on: Promotion/tenure dossiers, electronic Faculty Annual Activity Reports (eFAARs), and workload guidelines;
Administrative oversight of: Tenure-track, lecturer, and visiting faculty recruitment and appointments, faculty overload teaching requests, waiver requests for part-time faculty teaching limits, requests for exchange visitors, faculty summer exchange teaching assignments, emeritus/emerita status, extension of tenure decision dates, initial appointments of single term part-time faculty;
Dean’s designee for AAUP Level II grievances;
New faculty orientation to promotion/tenure review and faculty development opportunities in the College and the University;
Promote grant seeking in the College and provide Dean’s Office approval for grant proposals;
Other duties as assigned by the Dean.

Minimum Qualifications

Tenured faculty member in a CLASS department;
Knowledge of procedures, policies, and regulations of the College and the University;
Demonstrated leadership, interpersonal skills, organizational skills, and ability to work collaboratively;
Demonstrated ability to work with faculty, professional staff, and administrators.

Preferred Qualifications

Rank of Full Professor;
Successful experience dealing with faculty issues on College and University Committees, and/or with professional staff, department chairs, and University administrators;
Experience reviewing tenure and promotion applications at department, College, or University level;
Successful grant-writing and grant management experience.

Date grant, position, or appointment expires (For Funds Available, Temporary, and Waiver of Posting
Special Instructions to Applicants

Applications will be exclusively accepted online at Candidates should submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, and the contact information for two references. Please inform your reference providers that the University will be sending an email with instructions on how to upload reference letters. The letters should make reference to the candidate’s abilities and experience relating to the minimum and preferred qualifications.

For full consideration, all application materials, including letters of reference, should be submitted by the September 29th deadline.

Applicant Instructions

Hiring is contingent on maintaining existing levels of funding from the state of Ohio.
Offer of employment is contingent on satisfactory completion of the University’s verification of credentials and other information required by law and/or University policies or practices, including but not limited to a criminal background check.
Applications will be exclusively accepted online at Mailed or emailed application materials will not be accepted.

Hiring Range /Pay Rate

Commensurate upon experience

Posted Date 09/01/2017
Close Date/Application Deadline 09/29/2017
Open Until Filled No
Review Begins 10/02/2017
Tentative Start Date 01/17/2018

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * How did you hear about this employment opportunity?
    • Public Job Posting
    • Internal Job Posting
    • Agency Referral
    • Advertisement/Publication
    • Personal Referral
    • CSU Website
    • Other
  2. If you selected 'Public Job Posting" or "Other" please provide source.

    (Open Ended Question)

  3. * Do you require any type of accommodation, should you be invited to campus for further screening? Please contact CSU at (216) 687-3636 if you need accommodation.
    • Yes
    • No
  4. * Are you able to perform the essential functions of this position with or without reasonable accommodation?
    • Yes
    • No
  5. * Are you currently a tenured faculty member in the College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences at Cleveland State University?
    • Yes
    • No

Application Documents

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter/Letter of Application
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. Other Document
Optional Documents