Job no: 499587 Position type: Full-Time 12-Month Department: 028800 - Dean of Architecture,Art, & Design Location: Main Campus - Starkville, MS Categories: Executive/Administrative/Managerial Position Open Date: Oct 26 2020
The Associate Dean is responsible for providing leadership, management, and accountability for various components of the College of Architecture, Art, and Design. The main areas of responsibility include oversight of the CAAD research productivity and external funding, and serving as the research liaison between the university administration and the college.
Area of Specialization:
Architecture, Construction, Interior Design, Art
Anticipated Appointment Date:
July 1. 2020
Tenure Track Status:
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Provides assistance to the Dean as her consultant, replacement in her absence, and collaborator in a variety of projects, such as fundraising and faculty recruitment.
Provides coordination in the development and authoring of reports, proposals, and other documents including the college's strategic plan, faculty/staff handbooks, and various operating guidelines and procedures.
Coordinates the college-wide research effort; reviews and approves all research and grant proposals within the College.
Establishes a collaborative network of funded research, creative activities, and community outreach.
Establishes a coherent network that clearly identifies both a faculty member's interest/expertise and the college's range of interest/expertise.
Establishes a coherent mentoring and administrative structure that assists young faculty with developing a national recognition for their interests.
Terminal Degree in Architecture, Art, Interior Design, Building Construction or closely related field.
Established research portfolio.
Possesses strong interpersonal skills in order to work closely with students, parents, and staff in recruiting and outreach.
University teaching and administrative experience in research or academic affairs.
Commitment to the ideals of affirmative action, cultural diversity, and international education
The successful candidate must hold the rank of Associate Professor with tenure or higher.
ABDs or degree pending considered (all but DISS):
Hold the rank of professor or experience equivalent to that rank and previous experience in an administrative position(s).
Instructions for Applying:
All applicants must apply online at http://explore.msujobs.msstate.edu and attach a cover letter, current resume or curriculum vitae, and the complete contact information for at least three professional references.
Equal Employment Opportunity Statement:
MSU is an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, sex, religion, national origin, disability, age, sexual orientation, genetic information, pregnancy, gender identity, status as a U.S. veteran, and/or any other status protected by applicable law. We always welcome nominations and applications from women, members of any minority group, and others who share our passion for building a diverse community that reflects the diversity in our student population.
Internal Number: 499587
About Mississippi State University
Mississippi State University represents the highest level of research activity for doctorate-granting institutions and is designated by the Carnegie Foundation as an R1-Very High Research Activity University. Also, a National Science Foundation “Top 100” research University, MSU shelters a chapter of Phi Beta Kappa, the nation’s oldest and most prestigious honor society, and values the talents of our distinguished faculty, staff, and student scholars. Here, a culture of inclusion is fostered and we’re driven each day to make a difference at the local, state, regional, national and global levels. At Mississippi State University we invite you to join us as we continue our momentum in research, teaching, and service.
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