Dean, College of Business & Technology


Date Posted November 8, 2013

Dean, College of Business & Technology


The University of Texas at Tyler invites applications and nominations for the position of Dean of the College of Business & Technology.

The University of Texas at Tyler and the College of Business & Technology

An academic component of The University of Texas System, The University of Texas at Tyler is growing in size and distinction. The campus is located on 206 acres in beautiful pine and hardwood forests of East Texas. UT Tyler is forty years old and offers more than eighty undergraduate and graduate degree programs to more than 7,500 high-ability students. Continuing its strong commitment to academic excellence, the University recently began its doctoral programs and the undergraduate Honors Program. The University offers Ph.D. programs in Human Resource Development and Nursing.

The College of Business and Technology is one of six colleges in the university. The College provides quality education to its students through a strategic mix of face-to-face, hybrid and online channels from the Tyler campus and through remote sites at Longview and Palestine. The College offers an outstanding degree portfolio and innovative courses with an eye toward industry needs and student interests, including 8 majors within 3 undergraduate degrees. UT Tyler graduate programs in business and technology include generalized and specialized master’s degrees, providing students opportunities to develop leadership abilities in an increasingly complex and dynamic business society. The College also offers a very unique doctoral program, focusing on human resource development with a specialization in organizational development and change.  For more information, please visit

Tyler is a busy, growing city of over 100,000 people and is distinguished by its medical and academic communities. It is located approximately ninety miles east of Dallas and ninety miles west of Shreveport. The East Texas area is known for its lakes, outdoor opportunities, and friendly people. For more information, visit

Further information about the university and the college is available at Requests for additional information should be directed to Tyler Funk at While applications and nominations will be accepted until a new Dean is selected, for optimal consideration, interested parties are encouraged to submit a cover letter and resume by January 15, 2014 to the address below.

R. William Funk & Associates
c/o UT Tyler
100 Highland Park Village, Suite 200
Dallas, Texas  75205
Fax:  214/295-3312

~The successful applicant must be able to demonstrate eligibility to work in the United States.  This position is security-sensitive and subject to Texas Education Code Section 51.215, which authorizes the employer to obtain criminal history record information.  Women and minorities are strongly encouraged to apply. The University of Texas at Tyler is an Equal Opportunity Employer~