Dean of Arts and Science

Dean of Arts and Science

Employer

Brunswick Community College
50 College Road
Bolivia, NC 28422
Phone: 800-754-1050

Job Location

Brunswick Community College

50 College Road NE

Bolivia, NC  28422

Salary/Grade

Commensurate with experience and education.

Benefits

Full

Job Category

  • Instructional (Faculty)

Application Period

Opens: Thursday, March 21, 2019
Closes: Friday, June 28, 2019

Target Start Date

Monday, May 6, 2019

Expected Work Hours

M-F, 8 am to 5 pm

Reports to

VP of Academic and Student Affairs

Employment Type

Full Time

Minimum Qualifications

  • Master’s degree in a relevant academic area of instruction within Arts and Sciences
  • Successful teaching experience
  • Three years community college experience
  • Two years of higher education supervisory experience
  • Positive attitude and strong work ethic a must
  • Effective working knowledge of the policies, procedures, and operations of the North Carolina Community College System and a commitment to the comprehensive community college mission
  • Effective working knowledge of personal computers, Internet, and email service.
  • Experience in instruction and curriculum development at the community college level
  • Effective experience in working with students and faculty to address issues, concerns, and resolve conflicts
  • Ability to interact in a professional manner and maintain effective working relationships with members of the Board of Trustees, College Administration, staff, students, and the general public
  • Effective discretion in the handling of confidential information and sensitive materials
  • Excellent interpersonal, organizational, and time management skills
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Demonstrated commitment to working with a diverse faculty, staff, and student population

Preferred Qualifications

  • Community College Experience

Position Description

GENERAL FUNCTION:

Under general supervision of the Vice President of Academic and Student Affairs, the Dean provides critical leadership for faculty members in their assigned program area at Brunswick Community College (BCC).  This includes establishing strategic plans for the program area and working with each faculty member to determine goals for the upcoming year.  In addition, the Dean maintains an operating budget, manages class scheduling, teaches an assigned class load, and serves as a faculty advisor.  Deans are expected to participate in the governance of the College through committees and meetings, shared leadership within and across divisions and make personnel recommendations to College administrators.  The Dean will provide vision and leadership in an environment that embraces learning, positive spirit, high performance, integrity, and diversity.

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES:      

  • Provide leadership, promote collaboration and overall direction to both full-time and adjunct faculty within the program area
  • Commit to a student-centered and student-success learning environment and comprehensive community college mission
  • Serve as a mentor and provide support to faculty in establishing key goals and objectives
  • Coordinate the annual program operating budget and track expenditures in key operational areas throughout each semester
  • Recruit new faculty members.
  • Lead curriculum development, program review, and assessment
  • Teach assigned class load, which may include a variety of course delivery methods, both on and off-campus
  • Serve as a faculty advisor and maintain office hours in accordance with procedures established by the VP of Academic and Student Affairs
  • Review and recommend textbooks, reference materials, software, etc.
  • Maintain professional and technical knowledge through a variety of sources
  • Complete all reports and participate in meetings with the VP of Academic and Student Affairs
  • Work effectively with a diverse faculty, staff, and student population

 

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:

  • Master’s degree in a relevant academic area of instruction within Arts and Sciences
  • Successful teaching experience
  • Three years community college experience
  • Two years of higher education supervisory experience
  • Positive attitude and strong work ethic a must
  • Effective working knowledge of the policies, procedures, and operations of the North Carolina Community College System and a commitment to the comprehensive community college mission
  • Effective working knowledge of personal computers, Internet, and email service.
  • Experience in instruction and curriculum development at the community college level
  • Effective experience in working with students and faculty to address issues, concerns, and resolve conflicts
  • Ability to interact in a professional manner and maintain effective working relationships with members of the Board of Trustees, College Administration, staff, students, and the general public
  • Effective discretion in the handling of confidential information and sensitive materials
  • Excellent interpersonal, organizational, and time management skills
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Demonstrated commitment to working with a diverse faculty, staff, and student population

 

 

SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES:        

This position supervises full-time and part-time faculty and staff

How to Apply

A completed and signed Brunswick Community College application, a letter stating your qualifications related to the position requirements, skills and abilities, unofficial transcripts, and resume are preferred for most positions.

Applications can be found online at www.brunswickcc.edu

Applicants should send all documents and inquiries to any of the following:

 

Human Resources, Brunswick Community College

PO Box 30

Supply, NC, 28462

humanresources@brunswickcc.edu

Fax (910) 754-8229

Telephone: (910) 755-7300

BCC is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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