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St. John's University https://t.e2ma.net/click/x0z3ud/tl17xqu/9pzlcr
invites inquiries, nominations and applications for the search for its next
Dean of St. John's College of Liberal Arts and Science
Last year, St. John’s University celebrated 150 years
https://t.e2ma.net/click/x0z3ud/tl17xqu/5a1lcr of contributing to the
betterment of the lives of its students and the communities it serves and
welcomed Rev. Brian J. Shanley, O.P., S.T.L., Ph.D.
https://t.e2ma.net/click/x0z3ud/tl17xqu/l31lcr, as its 18th President.
Building upon recent success, Fr. Shanley joined the University at a time
when it is well-positioned to play a role in the critical social movements
emerging across society, and at a time of tremendous institutional
St. John’s is a Catholic and Vincentian university and is one of the top
40 universities in the nation for social mobility, according to U.S.
News & World Report. Located in the Queens borough of New York City, St.
John's offers a traditional university environment in one of the world’s
most dynamic cities. St. John's College is the largest and oldest division
at St. John's University, offering undergraduates 32 majors and 40 minors.
The Graduate Division of St. John’s College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
offers master’s and doctoral degrees in 32 fields. St. John's College also
offers dual-degree programs in business, law, and education; combined
undergraduate and graduate programs; and certificate programs in
As a senior academic leader, the next Dean of St. John’s College will
serve as an effective advocate for the College within the University and
will act as the College’s chief executive and intellectual leader. They
will build upon St. John's College's rich history to articulate and advance
a compelling and innovative vision for the College’s future that centers on
the following: recruiting, developing, and retaining diverse and
exceptional faculty, administrators, and staff; strengthening faculty and
student focus on research; and advancing the University’s antiracism
initiatives https://t.e2ma.net/click/x0z3ud/tl17xqu/1v2lcr to further
develop a culture of inclusion and belonging.
The ideal candidate for this role will have demonstrated success as a
leader, teacher, and scholar who has developed and executed academic
strategies at a complex, comprehensive university. This individual will
have earned a terminal degree in a discipline within St. John’s College and
possess a record of scholarly achievement commensurate with appointment at
the rank of Professor.
We invite you to review the comprehensive position description at
For additional information, express interest or to make nominations, please
contact us at StJohnsDeanCLAS@wittkieffer.com
Thank you for your consideration, and we hope you will be in touch.
Lucy Leske, Greg Duyck, and Lauren Bruce-Stets
Witt/Kieffer | 2015 Spring Rd. Suite 510 | Oak Brook, IL 60523