Associate Dean, College of Graduate Studies

Middle Tennessee State University in Tennessee

Date Posted January 15, 2014
Type Administrative
Employment Type Full-time

Associate Dean, College of Graduate Studies

The Associate Dean of the College of Graduate Studies (Pos. No. 411050) will: share in the development and administration of all of MTSU's graduate programs and policies; represent the interests of graduate education in strategic planning, enrollment management and policy development in a complex university setting; promote and support unique, innovative graduate programs; work closely with the Graduate Council and graduate student organizations to enhance graduate education and communication with graduate faculty and students; and provide operational oversight of the College of Graduate Studies.  

An earned doctorate or an equivalent terminal degree from an accredited institution required; a record of academic achievement and scholarly activity commensurate with appointment at the rank of an Associate Professor or Full Professor; and experience in university administration and graduate education in a doctoral-granting institution required.  Five years of experience in graduate education, teaching and research excellence required.

Conversant with issues of higher education and contemporary graduate curricula; demonstrated commitment to excellence in graduate teaching, research and public service; experience in developing new graduate programs; demonstrated commitment to diversity; and knowledge of the effective use of distance-learning technologies to deliver graduate instruction preferred.   

Position available July 1, 2014.  Application Procedures:    To apply for any open position, go to and follow the instructions on how to complete an application, attach documents, and submit your application online.  If you have questions, please contact MTSU Academic Affairs at (615) 898-5128.

MTSU is an AA/EOE.


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