Dean- Humanities and Social Sciences

  • Baltimore City Community College
  • Baltimore, MD, USA
  • Feb 12, 2021
Full time Humanities: Other Social & Behavioral Sciences Deans & Directors

Job Description

Position Summary

The Dean of Humanities and Social Sciences reports to the Vice President of Academic Affairs at Baltimore City Community College. The Dean will be responsible for the realignment and growth of the current School of Arts and Social Sciences. As part of the realignment the Dean will work collaboratively to create pathways between workforce and the academy. The Dean is responsible for leadership, curriculum, assessment, program development, scheduling, personnel management, and financial accountability for the academic areas within the Division. The Dean will provide leadership and will develop in collaboration with the Associate Dean and program administrators the day, evening, weekend, inter-session, and summer programs with a student first focus. Within the Division he/she will have oversight and work collaboratively on program development, program review, instructional design, and course and program assessment. The Dean works with the VPAA, other administrators, faculty, and staff to deliver integrated instructional programs to promote student success in accordance with the mission, vision, and goals of the College. The Dean will promote shared governance and the integration between Academic and Student affairs as it relates to advising, the Pre 100 course (Orientation) and student enrollment functions. The Dean fosters, develops and maintains strong relationships with local high schools, four- year institutions and public and community agencies.


Preferred and Required Qualifications

Minimum Required Qualifications:

  • Earned Doctorate in the discipline of Social Sciences (Political Science, Psychology or Sociology).
  • Minimum of seven years leadership/ management experience at the Academic Dean, or Academic Administrative level at a university or college with a proven record of fulltime faculty supervision.
  • Working knowledge and implementation of assessment activities at the course and program levels.
  • Experience in course and program review.
  • 7-10 years of fulltime teaching in a college/university.
  • Teaching experience within a discipline in Humanities or Social sciences.
  • An earned faculty rank at the Assistant Professor level or above. 
  • Experience in planning and coordinating for the improvement of curriculum and instruction.
  • Demonstrated effectiveness in ensuring implementation of student learning outcomes and assessment of student learning.
  • Demonstrated commitment to academic excellence.

Application Details

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