The Robert P. Stiller School of Business (SSB) of Champlain College invites applications for an Assistant Dean with the experience, expertise, and energy to assist in nurturing, developing, and implementing strategic curricular and assessment initiatives. Primary administrative responsibilities includes active collaboration as part of the SSB Leadership Team (Dean, Chairs, Center Director, Operations Manager) with all internal operations required of a student-centered, professionally-focused division and institution (see specific duties below). A minimum of three years of demonstrated successful administrative experience at the level of Chair or higher is required.
Teaching experience in developing and delivering engaging and innovative quantitative courses for undergraduate business students is required. Faculty rank at the Assistant or Associate level will be determined by previous teaching experience of the successful candidate.
Ideal candidates would possess the right combination of a terminal degree in a quantitative field with sufficient experience in curricular innovation and assessment, or a terminal degree in education with sufficient professional and/or teaching experience in quantitative business courses.
Specific duties include, in conjunction with the Dean and Chairs, oversight with: curriculum; assessment, faculty advising; CBA and Adjunct Faculty Union; supporting divisional initiatives and processes; lead and support Chairs; Assist with academic decision process; dispute resolution; collaboration with campus partners; student recruitment; and community engagement.
Champlain College is committed to fostering an inclusive and diverse community. Recognizing that diversity is both a reflection of our world and a source of rich education, Champlain strives to be diverse and inclusive in ways that reflect the world in which we live and work. All members of the Champlain community are valued as individuals.
The College seeks candidates who, through their work and life experiences, service to the community, teaching or research can contribute to the diversity, inclusivity and academic excellence of Champlain College. Please include information about how you would contribute to these efforts and help to further this goal in your letter of interest/cover letter.
Founded in 1878, Champlain College is a private, baccalaureate institution that offers professionally focused master's, bachelor's and associate's degree programs and professional certificates on campus, online and abroad. Champlain College was named the #1 "Most Innovative School" in the North in U.S. News and World Report's "America's Best Colleges" 2016 ranking and holds steady at #14 in the ov...erall list of "Best Regional Colleges in the North." It was listed in Princeton Review's 2015 editions of "The Best 376 Colleges" and "353 Green Colleges." Champlain is a national leader in educating students to become skilled practitioners, effective professionals and global citizens.
The College is located in picturesque Burlington, Vermont, which is consistently ranked as one of the country's most livable small cities. It is nestled in the historic residential hilltop section of Burlington, Vermont, known as one of the best college towns in America, offering spectacular views of Lake Champlain and the New York Adirondacks to the west. Just minutes from campus, Burlington's downtown offers a lively arts, music and retail scene. Burlington and Vermont have earned countless national accolades for quality of life, local food, year-round recreational opportunities, and a lifestyle that respects the environment, values entrepreneurial spirit, individuality and diversity.