Job Description:East Carolina University seeks a dynamic and visionary leader for the position of Dean of the College of Health and Human Performance. This is an exceptional opportunity to strengthen and shape the future of this important University asset. The College has experienced significant growth and development in recent years, and the next Dean will provide leadership and strategic direction for the future of the College and ensure the highest standards of quality in research and instruction. The Dean of the College of Health and Human Performance is the chief executive officer of the College and is responsible to the Provost and the Chancellor for the general administration of the College. The Dean provides leadership and vision in strategic planning and implementation of programs and leads College development activities.
Miniumum Qualifications: At a minimum, candidates for the position should have an earned doctorate from an accreditation institution, a record consistent with appointment as a full professor in a College department, exceptional communication skills, and relevant administrative experience. Preferred Education and Experience: While no one person will embody all of them, the successful candidate will exemplify many of the following qualifications and attributes: - An intellectual leader with a demonstrated track record showing distinguished teaching, research, external funding, and scholarly publications that exhibit a balanced commitment to academic excellence. - An experienced academic administrator with a track record of success in a large, complex college or similar organization; an astute understanding of finances; and the relationship between academic priorities and the budget. - An open and consultative leader; an excellent collaborator who can partner with and motivate faculty, staff, and students to take the College to a heightened level of success. - A dedication to the mission and vision of ECU; a motivated advocate for access, interdisciplinary research and teaching, and engagement. - A technologically adept communicator who can inspire, cultivate key external constituencies, attract partners, raise funds, generate enthusiasm among alumni, and obtain commitments to support the College. - A demonstrated commitment to diversity, inclusion, and equity; an understanding of its importance to the mission and richness of the College and its ongoing success. - A person of high motivation, absolute integrity, enthusiastic optimism and the perseverance to bring initiatives to fruition. Special Instructions to the Applicant: The Carter Baldwin executive search firm is coordinating the search process for this position. In addition to completing the candidate profile online via the People Admin system, applicants should submit a letter of interest and curriculum vitae to DeanHHP@carterbaldwin.com. The position profile prepared by Carter Baldwin may be viewed at http://carterbaldwin.com/opportunities/ecu-hhr/
Additional Salary Information: Commensurate with Qualifications
To be a national model for student success, public service and regional transformation, East Carolina University uses innovative learning strategies and delivery methods to maximize access; prepares students with the knowledge, skills and values to succeed in a global, multicultural society; develops tomorrow's leaders to serve and inspire positive change; discovers new knowledge and innovations to support a thriving future for eastern North Carolina and beyond; transforms health care, promotes wellness, and reduces health disparities; and improves qualify of life through cultural enrichment, academics, the arts, and athletics. We accomplish our mission through education, research, creative activities, and service while being good stewards of the resources entrusted to us. East Carolina University delivers on the promise of opportunity. We open doors. We improve lives. We transform the present, and we discover the future. In these ways and more, we serve our community, our state, our nation and our world as together we reach toward our greatest potential. Tomorrow starts here.