Harry E. Preble Dean Of The College Of Liberal Arts And SciencesThe University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign invites nominations and applications for the position of Harry E. Preble Dean of the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences. The University of Illinois is a major land-grant university committed to excellence in research, teaching, and public engagement. The University seeks a visionary leader dedicated to enhancing and strengthening the mission of the College and to furthering its commitment to excellence in research, teaching, outreach, and international programs.
QualificationsThe ideal candidate will possess (a) outstanding scholarly credentials, including recognition as an accomplished academic leader both nationally and internationally; (b) a demonstrated commitment to research, teaching, outreach, and equal opportunity; (c) a demonstrated ability to attract and retain a diverse and superior faculty, student body, and staff; and (d) a thorough understanding of the financial issues that face a complex College at a state university. Candidates must hold an earned doctoral degree and have a distinguished record of scholarship, research, and teaching accomplishments commensurate with an appointment at the rank of full professor at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
Apply for this Position
The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign invites letters of nomination, applications (letter of interest, resume/CV, and contact information of at least five references), or expressions of interest to be submitted to the search firm assisting the University. Applications and nominations will be accepted until the position is filled, and review of applications will begin immediately. Interested candidates are encouraged to submit materials prior to February 17, 2014 to the search firm assisting the University at the following address (electronic submissions required):
Laurie Wilder, Executive Vice President and Managing Director | Ryan Crawford, Principal
Parker Executive Search
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