Dean, School of Education
Quincy University, a Catholic liberal arts university in the Franciscan tradition, is seeking a Dean of the School of Education. This is a 12-month administrative appointment, possibly with tenure and faculty rank, starting July 2014. The Dean will foster the School’s commitment to academic excellence at the undergraduate and graduate levels; work collaboratively to maintain and develop online and degree-completion programs in addition to traditional degree programs; and ensure compliance with all Illinois State Board of Education (ISBE) regulations.
Ed.D or Ph.D.; K-12 teaching /administrative experience. Preferred Qualifications: Successful teaching, scholarship, and service in higher education; successful administrative experience in higher education at the level of department chair or higher; familiarity with Illinois Licensure requirements. The successful candidate will have a collaborative and inclusive management style; excellent oral and written communications skills; the ability to build and maintain relationships and partnerships; organizational skills and attention to details; the highest level of personal integrity; and willingness to support the Catholic and Franciscan values of the university.
Send letter of application, C.V., contact information for three references and a vision statement for a small School of Education with an opportunity for growth, to:
Dean Search Committee
c/o Human Resources
1800 College Ave.
Quincy, IL 62301
The position will remain open until filled. Review of applications will begin February 15, 2014