Wednesday, 14 May 2014

Admin Jobs at Abu Dhabi University; Dean of University College

Job Title:    Dean of University College
Job Location:     Abu Dhabi
Job Ref:     780
No. of Posts:     1
Employer:    Abu Dhabi University

About ADU:
Abu Dhabi University is the great university of Abu Dhabi. Our mission is to produce global leaders who understand the challenges of our time & make positive contributions to national & global prosperity. Our mission is not limited to educating students but also to transforming UAE to a vibrant, prosperous & strong nation.

Job Description
The Dean of University College reports to the Provost and provides strategic and operational leadership for University College.

Job Duties:
• Oversight of the university general education program, including periodic review and revision of the university requirements based on learning outcomes assessments;
• Development and periodic review of University College policies and procedures;
• Development and periodic review of the University College strategic plan;
• Leadership of University College in securing and maintaining certifications and accreditations from relevant international bodies;
• Review and revision of the University’s Academic Success Center based upon student needs and international certification requirements;
• Management and coordination of University College faculty development and evaluation programs, merit increments, and peer reviews.

Job Requirements:
The successful candidate will have qualifications consistent with appointment to assistant, associate or full professor status at the University, administrative experience at the level of Department Chair or above, and a distinguished record of scholarship, teaching and service.

Other qualifications include:
• Experience managing university general education programs;
• Outstanding interpersonal and communication skills;
• Excellent analytical skills;
• Excellent managerial and leadership skills;
• Demonstrated ability to work with diverse populations.

Deadline Date: 30/05/2014

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