Job Title: Interim Dean, School of Health Sciences
Job ID: 22692
Location: College of Staten Island
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
The College of Staten Island (CSI) is a City University of New York (CUNY) senior College organized around two academic divisions and three schools, with over 14,000 students. CSI offers a broad range of academic programs in the liberal arts and sciences, and in several professional areas. The College awards associate's, bachelor's, master's and clinical doctoral degrees, and in collaboration with The CUNY Graduate Center, numerous Ph.D. degrees. CSI's internationally recognized faculty passionately engage in scholarly and artistic activities, and together with a strong professional staff, lead students through transformational learning experiences both inside and outside of the classroom. The College is situated on a 204-acre site, has recently incorporated a residential component, and is currently engaging in capital expansion. It is a hub of intellectual and artistic activity and a community partner and source of economic impact and job creation for the greater Staten Island area.
The Dean is the strategic and operational leader of the School of Health Sciences and provides administrative leadership for its undergraduate and graduate programs. The School currently includes the departments of Nursing (which offers the Doctor of Nursing Practice [DNP] degree and participates in the CUNY Graduate Center PhD in Nursing Science program), Physical Therapy (which offers the Doctorate in Physical Therapy [DPT] degree), and the department of Social Work. The Dean reports to and assists the Provost and Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs and serves as a member of the Deans??? Council. S/he provides support and guidance for the department chairs and higher education officers in the School.
Essential Responsibilities and Duties:
-Support the mission, vision, and goals of CUNY, the College, and the School of Health Sciences.
-Contribute to the College???s pursuit toward national prominence
-Oversee strategic planning for the School, directing plans for growth of new programs and courses to serve emerging community needs
Provide leadership, support, and participate in the solicitation of external funding for research in the Health Sciences and/or Human Services
Manage the financial resources of the School through effective budget planning and the assessment and management of resource allocations to support programs of high quality
-Pursue and develop collaborative partnership activities with the health care provider, human services, and policy making communities locally, regionally, nationally, and internationally
-Serve on community committees, councils, and boards to represent the School and the College in the community
-Support programs in meeting requirements for, and maintaining, discipline specific accreditation
-Provide support and guidance to the department chairs and higher education officers in the School
Support faculty in their pursuit of high-quality teaching, research, creative and professional activities, and advocate for appropriate resources
-Promote instructional excellence through support for scholarly endeavors, leadership of curriculum development and student success initiatives, and oversight of program reviews and regular outcomes-based assessment
-Promote student success through College-wide and departmental specific activities, policies, and procedures
This position is in CUNY's Executive Compensation Plan. All executive positions require a minimum of a Bachelor's degree and eight years' related experience.
COMPENSATION AND BENEFITS
Salary commensurate with education and experience.
CUNY's benefits contribute significantly to total compensation, supporting health and wellness, financial well-being, and professional development. We offer a range of health plans, competitive retirement/pension benefits and savings plans, tuition waivers for CUNY graduate study and generous paid time off. Our staff also benefits from the extensive academic, arts, and athletic programs on our campuses and the opportunity to participate in a lively, diverse academic community in one of the greatest cities in the world.
HOW TO APPLY
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September 19, 2021
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The College of Staten Island is one of the 11 senior colleges of the 25 colleges and institutions that comprise The City University of New York (CUNY). The three schools and two academic divisions of the College serve more than 13,000 students and offer a broad range of academic programs in the liberal arts and sciences, and in several professional areas. The College awards associate's, bachelor's, master's, certificates, professional doctorate degrees, and PhD degrees through The CUNY Graduate Center. CSI's internationally-recognized faculty passionately engages in scholarly and artistic activities, and together with a strong professional staff, provides transformational learning experiences both inside and outside the classroom for the diverse student body. The 204 acre park-like Willowbrook campus incorporates a residential component, and in 2017 the College expanded its institutional footprint and accessibility with the opening of the St. George location in the heart of Staten Island’s economic renaissance on the north shore of the Island. The College is a hub of intellectual and artistic activity, committed to its role as an anchor institution and community partner supporting economic impact and job creation in the greater Staten Island area.