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Sr Assoc Dean Acad Affairs

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Title Sr Assoc Dean Acad Affairs
Location Valhalla, NY
Department DNT - Central Admin
Position Number 1N9902
Job Description

Reporting directly to the Dean of the Touro College of Dental Medicine the incumbent will be responsible for the Academic Program and administrative compliance of the College of Dental Medicine.

The Academic Program, consisting of four years of instruction, results in the training, assessing and the assurance of competency of the new oral health care provider in the independent practice dentistry. The Academic Dean will be responsible for the development and management of a curriculum that will be consistently assessed to maintain the curriculum management plan that ensures an ongoing curriculum review and evaluation process including input from faculty, students, administration and other appropriate sources. That there are evaluations of all courses with respect to the defined competencies of the school which include student evaluations of instruction, the elimination of unwarranted repetition, outdated material, and unnecessary material along with the incorporation of emerging information, technology and achievement of appropriate sequencing.

Job Duties

Administratively the Academic Dean, working with the Director of Curriculum Technology, must ensure that all course directors comply with providing students with written information about the goals and requirements of each course, the nature of the course content, the method(s) of evaluation to be used, and how grades and competency are determined. The incumbent, working with and directing the Director of Student Affairs, must also ensure policies and procedures for students who do not meet the didactic, behavioral and/or clinical criteria as published and distributed for academic success are appropriate and that decisions are made in accordance with institutional due process policies.

Required Qualifications

The Office of Academic Affairs at the College of Dental Medicine will be overseen by the Academic Dean and will ensure that the stated goals of the dental education program are focused on educational outcomes. They will define, with the faculty and curriculum committee, the competencies needed for graduation, including the preparation of graduates who possess the knowledge, skills and values to begin the practice of general dentistry. As with all Officers of Instruction the incumbent will be required to participate in teaching and scholarly activity appropriate for the position.

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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.

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Posting Number S00325P
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  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
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