The College of Science and Technology (CoST) at North Carolina A&T State University is seeking an experienced educator to serve as the Associate Dean for Undergraduate Education and Academic Affairs. This position will be at the rank of Associate Professor or higher.
The associate dean reports directly to the dean. She/He will help advance the College’s mission of integrating science and technology to advance knowledge and prepare the next generation of science and technology leaders. The College embraces the mission of the University as a land-grant doctoral research institution with a distinction in STEM by expanding new frontiers in science, creating novel technologies, developing innovative approaches to STEM teaching and learning, and formulating scientific and technological solutions that lead to transformative social and economic development.
The associate dean is a key member of the Dean’s senior administrative team. She/He will assist the dean in leading initiatives aimed at promoting academic excellence. She/He is expected to work closely with the department chairs, faculty, students, and staff on matters related to academic affairs, undergraduate education, and their interfaces with students. The Associate Dean will help oversee the academic operations of the college, provide leadership to support program and course development, program review, assessment and enhancement, and accreditation of programs by accrediting organizations such as ABET, ATMAE, and others. The associate dean will monitor faculty workload, oversee the faculty teaching evaluation process and provide academic support and service to the faculty.