Drexel University invites applications for the Dean of the LeBow College of Business. Drexel University is one of the most innovative, exciting, and entrepreneurial research universities in America. Founded in 1891 by Philadelphia financier and philanthropist Anthony J. Drexel, the university is recognized as a national research university with global reach and as a worldwide leader in experiential education.
LeBow College of Business has an outstanding reputation for innovative technologically based teaching and learning. Its students and faculty interact at the highest levels of business and industry. The College's outstanding and influential researchers have published in the top journals and rank among the Top 75 in the world for research in the fields of finance and of international trade.
Reporting to the Provost, the Dean serves as the chief academic and executive officer of the LeBow College of Business. The next Dean will be a critical leader in the University's strategic development efforts and will have the unique opportunity to leverage Drexel's momentum to bring LeBow to new heights. The successful candidate will have experience, either in academe or in relevant corporate, government or not-for-profit organizations, enabling her/him to lead in a premier academic setting; a vision for projecting and advancing the excellence of the school into the future; outstanding collaborative skills; the ability to recruit, retain, and develop excellent and diverse faculty, students and staff; a proven talent for fundraising and strong operational/financial skills commensurate to fulfill the goals and objectives of the school; and professional achievements and/or academic qualifications commensurate with a senior academic appointment.
All applications will be held in the strictest of confidence. Screening of candidates will begin immediately. Complete application packets should include a formal letter of interest and a CV. E-mail applications and nominations to:
Ken Kring, Senior Client Partner
Drexel University is committed to equality of employment opportunity and does not discriminate against applicants, or employees based on race, color, national origin, religion, gender, age, sexual orientation, identity and expression, disability, or veteran status. Moreover, Drexel University is committed to recruiting and advancing women and minorities at all levels within its professional staff complement. Drexel University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All departments are especially interested in qualified candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community.
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