Search for the Dean of the College of Education, Health & Human Services
San Marcos, California
California State University San Marcos seeks inquiries, nominations, and applications for the Dean of the College of Education, Health & Human Services.
The College of Education, Health & Human Services (CEHHS) is committed to advancing innovative, evidence-based, socially just, and reflective practices in the fields of education, health, and human services by fostering interdisciplinary collaboration. Home to schools of education, nursing, and health sciences and human services, CEHHS offers degrees spanning education, nursing, public health, human development, kinesiology, social work, and speech language pathology. The College develops critical thinkers and creative problem-solvers who share a mission to serve the public good. CEHHS students are actively involved in serving the surrounding community and contributing to the health and development of the northern San Diego County region and graduate well-prepared to address society’s 21st-century challenges and opportunities.
Reporting to the Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs, and working collaboratively with faculty, students, and staff across CEHHS, the Dean will serve as a unifying and strategic leader in guiding the College in education, scholarship, and community engagement to ensure its broad impact and potential are realized. The Dean will be driven by a demonstrated commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion, and will champion the University’s mission of student success. They will also serve as the external face of CEHHS, developing and strengthening robust philanthropic and community partnerships that advance the College’s mission.
Since its founding in 1989 as the CSU’s 20th campus, California State University San Marcos (CSUSM) has grown to serve nearly 17,000 students across its four colleges and Extended Learning unit, with 43 undergraduate and 25 graduate programs. A comprehensive public university offering diverse academic programs, the campus prides itself on exemplary teaching, innovative and experiential curricula, and the application of new technologies to solve real problems. CSUSM is a Hispanic-Serving Institution (HSI) and enrolls more American Indian students per capita than any other CSU campus. CSUSM is also a national model for student access and success; more than 50 percent of graduates are the first in their families to earn a bachelor’s degree.
CSUSM has retained Isaacson, Miller, a national executive search firm, to assist in this search. Screening of complete applications will begin immediately and continue until the completion of the search process. For best consideration, please apply by March 25, 2021. For more details and to submit inquiries, nominations, and applications, visit: www.imsearch.com/7822.
Cati Mitchell-Crossley and Carley Davenport
1000 Sansome Street, Suite 300
San Francisco, CA 94111
California State University San Marcos is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate against persons on the basis of race, color, religion, ancestry, genetic information, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, medical condition, age, disability, covered veteran’s status or any other protected status.