Dean Graduate School-IRC1466

Denton, Texas, United States

Job description

Reposted Job: Initially posted on 10/03/2016

Department: Dean Graduate School

Education: Earned doctoral degree.


Established record of teaching, research and service at a level consistent with TWU requirements for the rank of full professor. A minimum of eight years of academic administrative leadership required. Substantial experience in graduate education and demonstrated accomplishment in academic leadership and management of instruction.


The Dean of the Graduate School provides leadership and oversight in strategic planning, implementation, coordination, and review of graduate education. The Dean is the direct administrator for all activities within the Graduate School. This position requires substantial interaction with academic deans and senior academic administrative staff members. Work is performed under minimal supervision and performance is based on the effective operation of the administrative function. The performance evaluation is conducted through the performance evaluation system and in accordance with the University Policies & Procedures. Texas Woman’s University is an Equal Opportunity Employer – Disabled, Veterans and Other Protected Groups.

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Texas Woman’s University is committed to equal opportunity in employment and education and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national or ethnic origin, age, veteran’s status, or against qualified disabled persons.

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With an enrollment of approximately 15,000 students, Texas Woman’s University is the nation’s largest university primarily for women. TWU offers degree programs in the liberal arts, nursing, health sciences, the sciences, business and education. Its campuses in Denton, Dallas and Houston are joined by an e-learning campus offering innovative online degree programs in business, education and general studies. TWU serves the citizens of Texas in many ways, including: • Graduating more new health care professionals than any other university in Texas • Easing the teacher shortage by placing highly qualified professionals in the classroom • Offering a liberal arts-based curriculum that prepares students for success in a global society • Conducting research that impacts the prevention and treatment of childhood obesity, osteoporosis, stroke and diabetes.