FP - Division Dean for Academic Affairs- STEMB (A99973)
Commensurate with experience
52 or 36 weeks
Suggested Starting Date
Usual Hours of Work
8 a.m - 5 p.m. - Some evenings & weekends.
VP Academic Affairs
Position Duties and Responsibilities
The Division Dean for Academic Affairs is responsible for the overall operation of the respective academic division. Under the direction of the Campus President & Chief Academic Officer (CCAO), the dean has both the authority and responsibility for planning, budgeting, scheduling, personnel matters, curriculum, instruction, development, and other academic matters. The dean ensures division compliance with Board Policy, Administrative Procedures, and employee resolutions.
PRIMARY DUTIES PERFORMED:
Develops, articulates, and presents the vision for the division in collaboration with department chairs and program coordinators. Translates vision into strategic goals and advances the College mission in accordance with the strategic planning objectives.
Assists the Campus President & Chief Academic Officer (CCAO) in providing curricular leadership in relation to college-wide goals by initiating, sustaining, delivering, or eliminating academic programs and core curricula in accordance with strategic planning goals. Supervises the department chair faculty and program coordinator in the construction of class schedules based on student and program needs.
Leads and coordinates assessment activities to document and advance division and College activities, initiatives and development.
Leads and coordinates assigned district-wide initiatives.
Facilitates the resolution of disagreement or conflict among stakeholders.
Ensures the academic quality of special programs assigned to the College.
Manages all fiscal matters at division level within given budget limitations.
Conducts evaluation of faculty and staff.
Works with department chairs, faculty liaisons, and the CCAO to create and facilitate dual credit/dual enrollment opportunities, including identifying opportunities for new partnerships and ensuring compliance at all levels.
Collects, analyzes, and utilizes data for continuous program improvement.
Maintains professional and technical knowledge in higher education leadership.
In collaboration with the CCAO, establishes community partnerships that align with the mission and strategic initiatives of the College. Represents the division and the College to students, parents, professional organizations, articulation partners, business, and industry in cooperation with Marketing and Communication.
Communicates information effectively to both supervisors and supervisees.
Other duties as assigned.
Earned master’s degree from a regionally accredited institution required. Five (5) years of full time experience in higher education including significant teaching experience.
Terminal degree, progressively responsible administrative experience, and community college experience preferred.
Special Instructions to Applicants
Initial review of applications will start October 4
St. Louis Community College is the largest community college district in Missouri and one of the largest in the United States. More than one-half the households in the St. Louis area include at least one person who has attended STLCC. The multi-campus district includes locations at Florissant Valley, Forest Park, Meramec, and Wildwood, along with several other college locations. Through credit courses, continuing education, and workforce development programs, STLCC annually serves nearly 69,000 students. STLCC offers 15 college-transfer and 90-plus career programs. St. Louis Community College expands minds and changes lives every day. We create accessible, dynamic learning environments focused on the needs of our diverse communities.
Under the direction of the Campus President & Chief Academic Officer (CCAO), the dean has both the authority and responsibility for planning, budgeting, scheduling, personnel matters, curriculum, instruction, development, and other academic matters. The dean ensures division compliance with Board Policy, Administrative Procedures, and employee resolutions.
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Open Until Filled
Affirmative Action Statement
St. Louis Community College is an Affirmative Action /Equal Opportunity Employer and welcomes individuals with diverse backgrounds, experiences, and ideas who embrace and value diversity and inclusivity.
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