20% Provide strong planning and management leadership, vision and support to college programs and personnel emphasizing collegiality, integration and collaboration among college personnel, programs and resources.
15% Encourage a college and university-wide culture of student success and academic excellence, by emphasizing high academic standards, excellent teaching, faculty and student scholarship, exemplary student support services, continuous quality improvement and data driven decision making.
10% Actively pursue the development of a college advancement program focused on the cultivation, acquisition of resources for continuous development, improvement of the college.
10% Implement plan to achieve AACSB accreditation. Elevate the academic profile of the college, as well as the integrating applied learning experience into the college academic program.
10% Promote compliance with all TAMUS Policies and Regulations and all Tarleton Rules and Procedures.
10% Provide leadership in the management of college budgets, personnel and resources.
10% Represents the college effectively both internally and externally.
5% Advocate for student, faculty, staff and intellectual diversity in higher education.
5% Initiate industry linkages that will assist in curriculum development and career opportunities for graduates.
5% Periodic teaching in relevant discipline as schedule allows.
Required Education/Experience: Appropriate terminal degree, earned academic rank, and record of scholarship or creative activity; 8 years of successful teaching/administrative experience in higher education; Record of successful administrative/leadership roles and responsibilities; Outstanding written and verbal communication skills; Reputation as an accessible and decisive leader effective in managing change, conflict and problem-solving; Successful experience in collaborative efforts to enhance and extend university programs.
With its main campus in Stephenville, an hour southwest of Fort Worth, Tarleton State University offers the value of a Texas A&M University System degree with its own brand of personal attention, individual opportunities, history, tradition and community. Tarleton is a vibrant learning community with nearly 100 undergraduate and graduate degrees, as well as a doctorate in education, within five co...lleges—Agricultural and Environmental Sciences, Business Administration, Education, Liberal and Fine Arts, and Science and Technology. Tarleton’s research centers include the renowned Texas Institute for Applied Environmental Research and the Southwest Regional Dairy Center. Recent additions to the Stephenville campus consist of a state of the art Nursing Building, and a new $25 million living and learning residence hall for 500 students. Tarleton has extended the reach of state-supported, affordable education by expanding online undergraduate and graduate programs with classes in Waco, Midlothian and the Southwest Metroplex Center in Fort Worth. Tarleton offers a traditional, residential college experience with a lively campus atmosphere, intercollegiate athletics, dozens of student organizations and cultural attractions. Students benefit from the personal attention, warmth and faculty interaction found at smaller, liberal arts institutions.
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