Union College invites nominations and expressions of interest in the position of Vice President for Academic Affairs and Dean of the College. The person filling this position will work with newly-elected President Marcia Hawkins and the Union College community in implementing the College's strategic plan, and will be directly responsible for working with the faculty to strengthen and advance Union's academic mission and program.
Enrolling 1,200 undergraduate and graduate students, Union College has been recognized as a major educational force in southeastern Kentucky's rich history and impressive Appalachian landscape for over 130 years. To advance this tradition, Union College is seeking a VPAA with a broad academic background, a collaborative and engaging leadership style, and a deep appreciation for Union's compelling record of regional service.
Additional information about the College, the leadership opportunities offered by this position and the nomination/application process may be found at http://agbsearch.com/current-searches/ceo. Nominations and expressions of interest may be submitted electronically to:
Professor Fidelis Achenjang, Chair
Vice Presidential Search Committee
Union College of Kentucky
Candidates are asked to submit electronically in MS Word or Adobe PDF:(1) a letter of interest reflecting on the leadership characteristics noted above, (2) a resume, and (3) the names, e-mail addresses, and telephone numbers of five references. References will not be contacted without first securing the permission of the candidate. To receive full consideration, materials should be received on or before January 7, 2013.
This search is being assisted by:
Loren Anderson, Ph.D.
Cell: (253) 223-3566
Bruce T. Alton, Ph.D.
Union College is an equal opportunity employer and encourages the candidacies of women and persons of color.