Lewis-Clark State College
  • 20-Apr-2022 to Until Filled (MST)
  • School of Professional Studies
  • 110,000 - 115,000
  • Salary
  • Full Time

93 percent employer paid medical, vision, and dental insurance for employees and dependents; Generous tuition discount which includes $5 per credit for employees and spouses, as well as 50 percent off of tuition for dependent children up to age 26; 12 days sick leave and up to 4 weeks vacation leave per year; 12 paid holidays; 8 weeks paid parental leave; A generously matched retirement; A free onsite fitness facility with a strong wellness program that allows LC State employees to live healthy, balanced lives; and more. Join the LC State community today!

LC State invites applications for the position of Dean of Professional Studies & Graduate Studies

Salary and rank based on experience and qualifications: $110,000 - $115,000

Degree Required:

  • Earned Doctorate degree

Required Qualifications:

  • Minimum 5 years of progressively responsible experience in a supervisory capacity within an academic environment at the level of Department Head/ Division Chair, Assistant or Associate Dean.
  • A record of excellence in teaching, scholarship and administration.
  • Leadership in the development of professional programs and course offerings.
  • Proven experience in program level assessment and specialized accreditation.
  • Qualifications suitable for tenure at a senior rank in one of the academic divisions in Professional Studies
  • Experience with Graduate programming.


  1. The Dean oversees the administrative and academic activities of the divisions within Professional & Graduate Studies, promotes Chair and faculty development, participates in budget and personnel decision-making, and assists in securing external funding to benefit programs in Professional/Graduate Studies.
  2. Advises the Provost on issues relative to academic programs specifically focusing on School of Professional Studies and Graduate programming.
  3. Fosters excellence in instruction and programming at both the undergraduate and graduate levels.
  4. Monitors assessment of programs through program review process, specialized accreditations, and surveys of graduates and employers.
  5. Represents area of responsibility to appropriate community and professional organizations.
  6. Actively participates with Student Affairs and Division personnel to recruit new students.
  7. With the other Deans, actively participate in implementation of the various campus plans. (Strategic, Instructional Enrollment, Recruitment and Retention plans, for example)
  8. Represent LC State as assigned.

Please upload all of the following documents, or your application may not be considered for review:

  • Cover Letter/Letter of Interest
  • Resume/Curriculum Vitae
  • Contact Information or Letters for three (3) Professional References
  • Unofficial Transcripts (Official Transcripts requested upon hire)

This position is open until filled; however, applications received on or before May 1, 2022 will receive first consideration. Posting will remain open until a suitable pool of candidates is identified.

This position is subject to the successful completion of a criminal background check and may also be subject to an education verification. LC State is an EEO/AA/VETS employer.

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