The College of Science Administration invites applications for a full-time 1.0 FTE, 12-month, fixed-term Associate Dean-Academic and Student Affairs position. Reappointment is at the discretion of the Dean.
The Associate Dean for Academic and Student Affairs (ADASA) for the College of Science (COS) will be an integral part of the College Leadership Team (CLT) working closely with the Dean, Associate Deans, Department Heads, Marketing Director, Student Services staff & faculty and the students, as stakeholders, to advance the mission of the College. The ADASA will collaborate with the CLT in developing and implementing the strategic and diversity plans of the College. The ADASA will provide leadership for faculty in the development of policies and programs to improve undergraduate student recruitment & success and address opportunity gaps for Pell-eligible, First Generation, and students of color in the science disciplines within the College. The ADASA will integrate, advocate and advance equity & inclusive excellence within all aspects of their work in the College of Science. The ADASA directs COS undergraduate recruitment efforts, collaborating with the college's Marketing and Communications team.
As a land grant institution committed to teaching, research and outreach and engagement, Oregon State University (OSU) promotes economic, social, cultural and environmental progress for the people of Oregon, the nation and the world. OSU has an institution-wide commitment to diversity, multiculturalism, and community. We actively engage in recruiting and retaining a diverse workforce and student body that includes members of historically underrepresented groups. We strive to build and sustain a welcoming and supportive campus environment. OSU provides leadership opportunities for people interested in promoting and enhancing diversity, nurturing creativity and building community. All employees are responsible for helping to maintain and enhance OSU's collaborative and inclusive community that strives for equity and equal opportunity.
Typically requires Ph.D. or terminal degree in related field. Tenure/tenure-track faculty member.
A Ph.D. in the areas covered by the College of Science or related STEM areas. Qualifications equivalent to the rank of OSU senior instructor I or II, i.e., at least 4 years full time (minimum 9 months per year) experience in university instruction and evidence of distinction in that instruction. An outstanding record of accomplishment in higher education or other professional endeavor involving student success initiatives. A demonstrable commitment to promoting and enhancing diversity of students & faculty and staff and enhancing equity & inclusive excellence. Experience teaching STEM courses in higher education. Academic and administrative experience at a management level. This position is designated as a critical or security-sensitive position; therefore, the incumbent must successfully complete a criminal history check and be determined to be position qualified as per OSU Standard 576-055-0000 et seq. Incumbents are required to self-report convictions and those in youth programs may have additional criminal history checks every 24 months.
Additional Salary Information: Salary is commensurate with training, education, and experience.
Oregon State is a leading research university located in one of the safest, smartest, greenest small cities in the nation. Situated 90 miles south of Portland, and an hour from the Cascades or the Pacific Coast, Corvallis is the perfect home base for exploring Oregon?s natural wonders.Oregon State University has always been a place with a purpose ? making a positive difference in quality of life, natural resources and economic prosperity in Oregon and beyond. Through discovery, innovation and application, we are meeting challenges, solving problems and turning ideas into reality.Founded in 1868, Oregon State is the state?s Land Grant university and is one of only two universities in the U.S. to have Sea Grant, Space Grant and Sun Grant designations. Oregon State is also the only university in Oregon to hold both the Carnegie Foundation's top designation for research institutions and its prestigious Community Engagement classification.As Oregon?s leading public research university, with $261.7 million in external funding in the 2011 fiscal year, Oregon State?s impact reaches across the state and beyond. With 12 colleges, 15 Agricultural Experiment Stations, 35 county Extension offic...es, the Hatfield Marine Sciences Center in Newport and OSU-Cascades in Bend, Oregon State has a presence in every one of Oregon?s 36 counties, with a statewide economic footprint of $2.06 billion.Oregon State welcomes a diverse student body of over 26,000 students from across Oregon, all 50 states and more than 100 countries. They can choose from more than 200 undergraduate and more than 80 graduate degree programs, including over 30 degrees online offered through Oregon State Ecampus. Oregon State increasingly attracts high-achieving students, with nationally recognized programs in areas such as conservation biology, agricultural sciences, nuclear engineering, forestry, fisheries and wildlife management, community health, pharmacy and zoology.Oregon State also ranks high in sustainability, fourth among universities nationwide for using renewable energy and first in the Pac-12 Conference. And our students literally help power the university: 22 exercise machines at Oregon State University has always been a place with a purpose ? making a positive difference in quality of life, natural resources and economic prosperity in Oregon and beyond. Through discovery, innovation and application, we are meeting challenges, solving problems and turning ideas into reality. For more information visithttp://www.ohsu.edu/xd/about/index.cfm.The 400-acre main campus in Corvallis includes a Historic District, making Oregon State one of only a handful of U.S. university campuses listed on the National Register of Historic Places. The district includes such icons as Weatherford Hall, the Memorial Union and Benton Hall, the oldest building on the oldest building on campus.OSU commits to inclusive excellence by advancing equity and diversity in all that we do. We are an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer, and particularly encourage applications from members of historically underrepresented racial/ethnic groups, women, individuals with disabilities, veterans, LGBTQ community members, and others who demonstrate the ability to help us achieve our vision of a diverse and inclusive community.