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Associate Dean - Math, Science & Engineering

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Kankakee Community College

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Kankakee, IL

Job Description

Associate Dean - Math, Science & Engineering

DESCRIPTION:

Is responsible for the leadership and supervision of faculty and staff and the coordination of the activities of the Mathematics, Science and Engineering Division and provides instruction for math, science, engineering, or computer science classes.

 

EXAMPLES OF DUTIES:

A. Supervises the promotion, organization, coordination, and evaluation of the courses and curricula of the division.
B. Assists in the recruitment and selection of personnel for full time instructional positions within the division.
C. Interviews prospects and makes recommendations to the Vice President of Instructional and Student Success regarding part time instructors; supplies part time instructors with course materials, objectives, and textbooks needed for their classes.
D. Recommends to the Vice President of Instructional and Student Success a division schedule of classes and instructor assignments.
E. Supervises and evaluates personnel in the division, including both full time and part time instructors. Recommends discipline/discharge of staff exhibiting unsatisfactory performance; recommends salary increases for staff in the division.
F. Provides leadership for course and curriculum development and assessment of student learning at the class, course, and general education levels.
G. Coordinates the selection of textbooks and recommends their approval to the Vice President of Instructional and Student Success.
H. Responds to faculty and student issues appropriately and in a timely fashion.
I. Develops and submits an annual budget request for the operation of the division; approves division expenditures within the Board adopted budget.
J. Plans for and requisitions equipment, supplies, and material for instructional purposes within the division.
K. Is responsible for the control, maintenance, and inventory of equipment in the division.
L. Schedules and conducts monthly division meetings and provides leadership for establishing and attaining division goals and objectives.
M. Is responsible for communicating departmental concerns to the Vice President of Instructional and Student Success and communicating college initiatives and procedures to the division staff.
N. Advises the Vice President of Instructional and Student Success and the Director of Instructional Technology and Faculty Development regarding the professional in service training needs of the instructional staff.
O. Prepares and submits annual evaluation reports of division accomplishments and concerns, making recommendations where appropriate; submits other reports as requested.
P. Participates as a member of the Curriculum and Academic Standards Committee and the Instructional Program Administrators.
Q. Is responsible for developing and enforcing the college's chemical hygiene plan, lab safety policies, and chemical disposal practices.
R. Supervises the science laboratories.

 

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

A. Master's degree required in the field of Mathematics, Science (Biology, Chemistry, Physics), or Engineering with a minimum of 18 graduate semester hours in the teaching discipline.
B. Prior experience as an excellent, innovative teacher and with the use of instructional technologies is desirable.
C. Experience in academic leadership, especially at a community college is preferred.
D. Qualified candidate must have excellent reading, writing, and computation skills as well as be computer literate

 

SUPPLEMENTAL INFORMATION:

Salary range:  $57,751 min - $77,962 mid.

Apply online at www.kcc.edu/jobs

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Approval Date

8/9/2012 12:00 AM
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