Director, School of Polymers and High Performance Materials The University of Southern Mississippi is seeking a director for its School of Polymers and High Performance Materials.
This position serves as the executive officer of the school and reports to and advises the dean regarding the school. He/she provides leadership and direction in the planning, development and delivery of academic programs and in the maintenance of excellence in teaching, scholarly/research productivity and service. Candidate directs and coordinates the academic, operational, personnel, budgetary and student-oriented activities of the school.
QualificationsAn earned doctorate (Ph.D.) in polymer science, polymer engineering, chemical engineering or a closely related field is required. A professional record commensurate with appointment as a tenured full professor is also required.
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The Cover Letter should outline the applicants qualifications for the position. The Other Document required should include a statement of the applicant's vision for the School of Polymers and High Performance Materials and include a statement of the applicant's leadership philosophy. Applications must be submitted online at https://jobs.usm.edu. The Search Committee's review of applications will begin on January 6th, 2014, and continue until the position is filled. Apply NOW