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Faculty - Dean - Graduate School - 13GRAD01

Position Deleted on 11/20/2013. This position is no longer an active posting on HigherEdJobs.
Denton, TX
Executive - Deans - Other
Application Due:
Open Until Filled
Full Time
Texas Woman's University - Denton Campus

Department - Provost/Vice President Academic Affairs
Title: Dean, Graduate School
Job Code: 13GRAD01
Date Closed: Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

Please submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, copy of graduate transcripts, and names with email address and phone numbers of three references via email to (e-mail Header or Subject line must include job title and job code number 13GRAD01.

Texas Woman's University invites applications and nominations for the position of Dean of the Graduate School. 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. The position requires substantial interaction with academic deans and senior academic administrative staff members. Applicants for this position should hold an earned doctoral degree and have an 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 is required. Applicants should have substantial experience in graduate education as well as demonstrated accomplishments in academic leadership and management of instruction.

Texas Woman's University occupies a notable position in higher education as the nation's largest university primarily for women. Established in 1901, TWU is a doctoral/research-intensive public university which emphasizes the liberal arts and sciences as well as specialized and professional studies in business, nursing, health sciences, and education. Eleven consecutive years of growth have produced a record enrollment of 9400 undergraduate students and 5700 graduate students enrolled in over 50 graduate programs. The main campus is located in Denton, Texas, a community of over 115,000, located 40 miles north of the Dallas/Ft. Worth metroplex. The health science disciplines, PT, OT, Nursing, Health Care Administration and Nutrition are located also on TWU campuses in Dallas and Houston as part of those cities medical sciences campuses. Further information about TWU and the graduate programs can be found on the university web-site (

Texas Woman's University, an AA/EEO employer, supports diversity. Men and women, and members of all racial and ethnic groups, are encouraged to apply. All offers of employment will be contingent on the candidate's ability to provide documents which establish proof of identity and eligibility to work in the United States. All positions at Texas Woman's University are deemed security sensitive requiring background checks.
Texas Woman's University strives to provide an educational environment that affirms the rights and dignity of each individual, fosters diversity, and encourages a respect for the differences among persons. Discrimination or harassment of any kind is considered inappropriate.

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, national or ethnic origin, age, veteran's status, or against qualified disabled persons.
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