North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University (N.C. A&T) invites nominations and applications for the position of Dean of the John R. and Kathy R. Hairston College of Health and Human Sciences.
The Dean of the Hairston College of Health and Human Sciences is the chief academic and administrative officer for the College. The Dean provides visioning in support of the university's strategic plan and oversees the implementation of the plan. In addition to leading the College's academic programs, the Dean is responsible for managing and allocating financial resources; fostering excellence in teaching, research and scholarship; supporting faculty and staff development; and building strong relationships with other university's, colleges, and the external community. The Dean reports to the Provost and Executive Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs. The Dean will have a unique opportunity to work with colleagues and stakeholders to align the mission and vision of the college with the mission and vision of the university. The college is expected to engage in strong, innovative interdisciplinary thinking, teaching, and research in both traditional and emerging disciplines.
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The Hairston College of Health and Human Sciences offers degrees in Health Services Management, Kinesiology, Psychology, Social Work and Sociology, and Nursing through its School of Nursing.
North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University is an 1890 land-grant, doctoral higher research (R2) institution and one of 17 constituent institutions of the University of North Carolina System. The university's learner-centered community develops and preserves intellectual capital through interdisciplinary learning, discovery, and community engagement.
N.C. A&T's enrollment of more than 12,500 makes it the largest historically black college and university (HBCU) in the nation, and the No. 1 Public HBCU as ranked by US News and World Report. N.C. A&T has ranked third in the University of North Carolina System in sponsored research funding for more than a decade. Consistent with its land-grant mission, the university is a leading producer of change agents and global leaders in the STEM disciplines, business, as well as the arts and humanities. N.C. A&T offers degree programs at the baccalaureate, masters and doctoral levels.
Internal job number: 001704
Candidates must have an earned doctorate in one of the disciplines in the College and a record of teaching, research/scholarship/creative activity, and professional accomplishments to qualify for appointment at the rank of professor with tenure. In addition, the successful candidate will have demonstrated budgeting, public relations, fundraising and personnel management experience.
You must complete and submit an electronic application for employment to be considered. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of completing an electronic application. Applicants seeking Veteran's Preference must attach a DD 214 form. Certificate of Release or Discharge from Active Duty with your application during the process of applying to the job posting. Final candidates are subject to criminal and sex offender background checks. North Carolina A&T State University participates in E-Verify. Federal law requires all employers to verify the identity and employment eligibility of all persons hired to work in the United States. North Carolina A&T State University is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. No one who applies or seeks employment will be denied admission to or employment at North Carolina A&T State University on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, disabling condition, veteran status, political affiliation, genetic information or sexual orientation and sexual identity.
North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University is one of the nation’s most highly respected doctoral research, land-grant institutions. With an enrollment of almost 11,000 students, we are committed to fulfilling our mission through exemplary undergraduate and graduate instruction, scholarly and creative research, and effective public service. As a member of the A&T family you will be an integral part of its history and future – joining more than 1,800 current faculty and staff. You will be expected to be a leader and mentor. You will influence the minds that will affect our world. As a change agent, you will use your intellect and influence to make a positive impact on the greater A&T community. A&T will be more than your job, it will become your passion—and that commitment to yourself and others will last a lifetime. Because that’s what Aggies Do!