Associate Professor, Assistant Dean - The University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa Alabama

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The University of Alabama

Tuscaloosa, Alabama

United States

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Detailed Job Description

This individual is responsible for the ongoing management of the Honors College faculty and programs, which includes: faculty/program development and assessment; maintenance of academic standards and accreditation; and external Honors program development and oversight. More specifically, duties include the: identification and training of new faculty; supporting the development and evaluation of courses; and the assessment of faculty members to assist with development and compliance. This individual will work with Academic Affairs to ensure the appropriate academic standards for all new Honors courses and programs are established and maintained. This position also involves working with other colleges, departments and programs which have an Honors component to enhance collaboration and coordination between the units to ensure efficient resource utilization and effective student outcomes. This individual will also work with other Honors College administrators and faculty representatives to continue to plot the strategic direction of the Honors College to ensure continued alignment with the University strategic plan. Representation of the Honors College at SEC and National Honors College seminars and events is desirable. The position also requires the management of Honors College program budgets related to the funding of student activities and student-development events.

Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience.

A Ph.D. or Ed.D. with at least seven years of experience in teaching and program management or University-related administrative experience. Successful candidate must have strong organizational leadership, strategic planning, resource allocation, and budgetary skills. In addition, the incumbent must be able to demonstrate excellent interpersonal skills, team building, and analytical skills, along with the ability to communicate openly and effectively and to foster collaborative working relationships with and across all academic colleges. Computing and standard professional software applications.

Additional Position Information

Candidates must apply online at and attach a cover letter, curriculum vitae and a listing of three references with contact information. Review of applicants will begin immediately.

Prior to hiring, the final candidate(s) must successfully pass a pre-employment background investigation. A prior conviction reported as a result of the background investigation DOES NOT automatically disqualify a candidate from consideration for this position. A candidate with a prior conviction will receive an individualized review of the prior conviction before a hiring decision is made. EOE/AA

The University of Alabama is an Equal Employment/Equal Educational Opportunity Institution. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status, and will not be discriminated against because of their protected status.

Keyword Phrases

  • Associate Professor, Assistant Dean
  • The Capstone of Higher Education
  • Student Centered Research University
  • Fostering a diverse student body & workforce
  • Student Based Deans
Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: Doctorate
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Associate Professor
Type of Faculty:Tenure Track
Salary: Not Specified
Type of School:Research University
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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