The University of Arkansas at Little Rock (UA Little Rock) invites applications for the position of Dean of the College of Business, Health, and Human Services (R0002669). The newly formed College of Business, Health, and Human Services seeks a dean who will help empower the college’s diverse and innovative units to build on their achievements and take the next steps forward. The new dean will have the opportunity to develop and implement a unified vision for the college to help achieve its mission to apply theory and research to drive social change. Reporting to the provost, the dean will work cooperatively with the faculty, department chairs, other deans, the provost, and the chancellor to develop and implement the college’s and university strategic plans and other institutional goals.
This position is governed by state and federal laws, and agency/institution policy. The successful dean candidate will be expected to provide leadership in all aspects of the college’s operation including advance the university’s commitment to excellence in teaching, both in-person and online; support and embrace the university’s commitment to diversity; lead initiatives to recruit students as well as increase enrollment and retention; take advantage of the college’s location in the capital city; build partnerships with the community; raise the state, regional and national profile of the college and its programs; represent the college before the university community, alumni, and other outside entities; lead major fund-raising efforts, focusing on developing significant sources of private funds to support current and ongoing programs and build existing endowments; develop and promote online programs; value and manage interdisciplinary and multidisciplinary endeavors; and enhance the sense of community among faculty, students, administrators, and staff.
NOTE: This page includes information related only to positions that report directly to the Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs and Provost and/or will serve as members of the Chancellor’s Cabinet. The positions listed here do not represent a full listing of available positions. To view all available academic and professional positions, go to UA Little Rock Human Resources Job Search.