Dept Chair/Head-Graphic Communications

Clemson University in South Carolina

Date Posted December 6, 2013
Type Tenured, tenure track
Salary Not specified
Employment Type Full-time


Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Regular/Temporary: Regular


POSITION DESCRIPTION:

The Department of Graphic Communications at Clemson University, a nationally recognized leader through its academic, research, and outreach programs supporting the printing, publishing, imaging, packaging and allied industries, is seeking an academic and administrative leader of the unit. The position of Department Chair reports to the Dean of the College of Business and Behavioral Science. The projected start date is July 1, 2013. The chair is responsible for establishing, in cooperation with the faculty and industry partners, the strategic direction for the department and:

1. Budgeting administration for the academic department and research program.
2. Managing and overseeing of facilities used by the Department.
3. Class scheduling in accordance with university deadlines, recognizing faculty and student needs.
4. Interacting with industry partners in support of collaborative efforts, development of internship      opportunities for students, and permanent placement of graduates.
5. Fund raising to support the Department?s operations and facilities.
6. Conducting appropriate personnel reviews and actions in accordance with departmental, college, and university guidelines.
7. Teaching responsibilities of at least one class per semester.
8. Acting as a liaison between the faculty and the administration.
QUALIFICATIONS:

The ideal candidate will have the following characteristics:

1. Academic credentials appropriate for appointment as a senior faculty member in the Department of Graphic Communication.
2. Demonstrated success in leading and managing an applied academic or business enterprise with a strong focus on teamwork and collaborative decision making.
3. A record of excellent communication skills, in both oral and written formats.
4. Demonstrated success in and knowledge of the printing, packaging, or allied industries served by the department.
5. A record of leadership and motivational activities in achieving demonstrable success and/or implementing change.
6. Demonstrated success in building and maintaining partnerships with the printing and packaging industry that directly support the programs offered by the department.
PAY & WORK SCHEDULE:

Standard Hrs: 37.5;







QUALIFICATIONS:

The ideal candidate will have the following characteristics:

1. Academic credentials appropriate for appointment as a senior faculty member in the Department of Graphic Communication.
2. Demonstrated success in leading and managing an applied academic or business enterprise with a strong focus on teamwork and collaborative decision making.
3. A record of excellent communication skills, in both oral and written formats.
4. Demonstrated success in and knowledge of the printing, packaging, or allied industries served by the department.
5. A record of leadership and motivational activities in achieving demonstrable success and/or implementing change.
6. Demonstrated success in building and maintaining partnerships with the printing and packaging industry that directly support the programs offered by the department.
PAY & WORK SCHEDULE:

Standard Hrs: 37.5;


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