The Dean of Education is a full-time, 12-month administrative position. The Dean must be a results-
oriented champion of student-centered educational practices and services. The Dean of Education reports
to the Provost. As chief academic officer of the division, the Dean is responsible for the academic,
personnel, financial, and administrative affairs of the division. The Dean is also responsible for
communicating the vision and goals of the Division of Education to community and professional
constituencies and seeking public and private funds to support the goals of the division. Duties will
include: responsibility for representing the views of the division and faculty to all groups and persons
external to the division, particularly to the central administration of the college; responsibility for the
administration and efficient conduct of the educational programs of the division and for integrating the
plans of the division with those of the college; and enforcement of the policies and regulations adopted by
the Board of Trustees, the Office of the President, and the college faculty.
The ideal candidate will hold a Ph.D. (or its equivalent) in the field of Education from an accredited
institution and demonstrate leadership experiences, including five years as a higher education
administrator (department chairperson or coordinator) in a four-year institution. Candidates must
demonstrate an excellent record of scholarship for tenure at the rank of Associate or Full Professor at
Tougaloo College and present evidence of successful teaching and strong commitment to undergraduate
and graduate education.
The candidate must have successful experience in higher education administrative and leadership in
assessment and knowledge of accreditation processes. The successful candidate is expected to serve as the
coordinator for local and national accreditation and have extensive knowledge of the CAEP accreditation
standards. Applicants should submit a letter of application, current vita, graduate transcripts, and a list of
three current references.
More information about the position and application instructions and forms appear at www.tougaloo.edu/employment.
In order to apply for a position, click the Employment Application link and complete the form.
Mail Documents to
Attention: Director of Human Resources
500 West County Line Road
Tougaloo, MS 39174
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NATIONAL ORIGIN, SEXUAL ORIENTATION, DISABILITY, CITIZENSHIP, VETERAN STATUS, GENETIC
INFORMATION, GENDER IDENTITY; OR ANY OTHER LEGALLY PROTECTED STATUS. THE COLLEGE
PROHIBITS SEXUAL HARASSMENT, INCLUDING SEXUAL VIOLENCE.
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