Dean of School of Education

  • University of the Virgin Islands
  • St Thomas, 00802, USVI
  • Oct 21, 2020
Full time   Education: (i.e. Schools/Colleges of Education) Deans & Directors

Job Description



Dean of School of Education
University of the Virgin Islands

FLSA Status: Exempt
Position Title: Dean of School of Education
Position Number: 121128
Department: School of Education

Job Description
The Dean is the academic and administrative leader and officer for the School of Education and reports directly to the Provost.

Posting Number: S203
Location: St. Thomas
Position Type: Full Time
Number of Vacancies- part time: 1
Posted Salary: Commensurate with experience

Advertised Job Duties
Managing all personnel issues within the School; recruiting and hiring faculty in accordance with the administrative and faculty policies of the university; travel between both campuses; lead the School's effort towards accreditation; develop collaborative relationships with external community to support experiential and service learning related to the curriculum; establish vision and mission statements, goals and objective that create a master plan for the School that furthers the University's Strategic Plan.

Open Date: 03/13/2020
Close Date: 11/30/2020

Preferred and Required Qualifications

Required Qualifications
Demonstrated leadership and management skills including a minimum of three (3) years as a Department Chair, Director or Administrator in an accredited program; experience in curricular development, strategic planning, assessment, program maintenance, budgeting and shared governance. Successful experience with accreditation procedures and processes is preferred.

An earned doctorate,stitution, in education or appropriate field; a strong record of teaching, scholarship, and service to permit a faculty appointment at the rank of professor; at least ten (10) years of experience as a faculty member in a comprehensive university, successful experience in university community relations; administrative experience at the departmental chair level or above; demonstrated administrative experiences in preparing for NCATE accreditation; experience establishing and directing graduate programs at outreach centers.

Preferred Qualifications
A Doctorate in Education

Physical Demands
Physical demands: While performing duties of job, employee will be required to stand, walk, sit, reach, talk, and hear. Work environment: The noise level in the work environment will likely be moderate.

Application Details

Special Instructions to Applicant
Email is the preferred method of communicating with applicants at the University of Virgin Islands. You will be required to supply your email address during the application process.


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Internal or Externally Advertised? External

Required Documents
1. Unofficial Transcripts
2. Curriculum Vitae
3. Teaching Philosophy
4. Writing Sample

Optional Documents
1, Other Document

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