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Position Information

Title Dean
Location Vallejo, CA
Department TUC Administration CEHS
Position Number 3N9988
Job Description

The Dean of Education and Health Sciences is the chief academic officer for the college and a vital member of the university leadership team reporting to the campus Provost. The incumbent in this position will lead strategic planning for each of the academic areas within the college, work closely with Program Directors to develop academic goals and priorities and manage human, fiscal, and physical resources. Recruitment and retention of a diverse, talented faculty is an important responsibility as is working collaboratively with campus colleagues who value inter-professional education and practice. As an academic leader at an institution which strives for educational excellence, the Dean develops a learning community which is student-centered, enriched by focused research and scholarship and prepares graduates for rewarding lives in service to others both locally and around the globe. The Dean works closely with Student Affairs Admissions staff to coordinate student recruitment and insure effective enrollment management. The Dean works with university Advancement staff to support coordinated internal and external communications, program marketing, and fundraising activities.

Job Duties

• Policy formation and implementation
• Academic planning and evaluation
• Data informed decision-making
• Faculty and staff recruitment, appointments, promotion reviews
• Personnel management and evaluation
• Institutional cooperation, collaboration and service
• Internal and external representation of college
• Budget preparation and management
• Development and advancement

Required Qualifications


• Earned doctoral degree (PhD, EdD, DNP, DrPH) and qualified for appointment at rank of Professor
• An exceptional record of accomplishment as an educator, academic leader, professional expert and disciplinary scholar
• A career trajectory reflecting progressively increasing responsibilities in higher education administration


• A broad understanding of complex issues related to clinical practice, workforce education, assessment and accreditation within the college disciplines
• A commitment to student success and ability to make data informed decisions to support learning goals and outcomes
• Experience integrating emerging technologies into the teaching-learning process and supporting instructional pedagogy
• An ability to motivate and develop faculty to pursue excellence in teaching, scholarship and service
• Administrative experience leading strategic and operational planning, preparation of budgets, effective management of resources within a budget, personnel organization and management, and student and faculty recruiting
• Experience with public and private funding agencies, professional organizations, university governance, and political process
• Unquestioned integrity and a commitment to nurturing an academic environment that welcomes people of diverse backgrounds and experiences and promotes their full development
• Strong relationship-building and communication skills to work with and engage multiple and diverse constituencies

Preferred Qualifications
Physical Demands


Special Conditions for Eligibility
EEO Statement

Touro College and University System is committed to providing all persons equal opportunity in education and employment, and to ensuring a safe and non-discriminatory educational and work environment in compliance with Title IX of the Higher Education Amendments of 1972 (“Title IX”), Title VI and Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the Violence Against Women Act (“VAWA”), the New York State Education Law, and other applicable laws. It is the policy of the College to prohibit unlawful discrimination in employment and in the administration of College programs, services, activities, and admissions on the basis of race, religion, sex, color, national or ethnic origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender, pregnancy, veteran status, or any other status protected by law.

FLSA Exempt
Salary Detail

Posting Detail Information

Posting Number F00085P
Open Date 08/04/2017
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Desired Start Date
Position End Date (if temporary)
Special Instructions to Applicant

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Documents Needed To Apply

Required Documents
  1. Resume
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae