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Dean for the School of Arts and Sciences
Institution: Felician University
Location: New Jersey, United States
Category: Executive - Dean - Liberal Arts
Posted: 07/02/2020
Application Due: 00/00/0000
Type: Fulltime

Felician University, the Felician/Franciscan University of New Jersey, seeks a seasoned, creative, collaborative, and visionary academic leader to serve as Dean of the School of Arts & Sciences The Dean of the School of Arts and Sciences provides leadership and direction to the units of the School, oversight of the academic programs, support for faculty and students, and advocacy for the School inside and outside the University. The new Dean will demonstrate a deep appreciation for the mission and aspirations of Felician University and will play a meaningful role in the retention and academic success of a diverse student population.

Priority consideration will be given to candidates that have demonstrated effective leadership in higher education areas typically associated with Arts & Sciences disciplines; prudent management of fiscal resources; experience with regional and professional accreditors; success with fundraising, grant applications, and other sources of resource development.

Position Type:

Full-Time, 12-Month, Exempt


School of Arts & Sciences

Required Education:

Earned doctorate from an accredited institution in an Arts & Sciences discipline.


Three to five years’ experience at the level of Associate Dean or its equivalent;

demonstrated understanding of and commitment to the Catholic/ Franciscan values and identity of Felician University; demonstrated understanding and experience with high-impact teaching and learning practices, including assessment of student learning; demonstrated commitment to diversity, inclusion, transparency, and shared governance; proven record of excellence in teaching, scholarship, and/or professional activity to meet the qualifications necessary for the faculty rank of associate or full professor.

To Apply:

All applications and inquiries will be held in confidence. Send cover letter, resume and 3 professional references electronically to or via USPS at:

Ms. Virginia Topolski, Director

Office of Human Resources

Felician University

262 South Main Street

Lodi, New Jersey 07644


Commensurate with experience and qualifications.

Start Date:

As mutually agreed upon

Postal Address:Virginia Topolski

Human Resources

Felician University

262 South Main Street

Lodi, NJ 07644


Application Information
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