College of Pharmacy

Faculty Position

Assistant/Associate Dean of Academic Affairs and Assistant/Associate Dean of Student Affairs

The University of Texas at Tyler invites applications for assistant/associate dean of academic affairs and assistant/associate dean of student affairs, for the newly developing college of pharmacy. These are full-time, 12-month positions with opportunity for tenure-track status. The positions offer an exciting opportunity to build an integrated and innovative student-centered academic program. Small class sizes that emphasize the personal and professional growth and development of each student will be customary.

The successful candidates will have an earned doctoral degree in the health professions or educational disciplines; administrative leadership ability; and strong commitment to student-centered education. Applicants with professional degrees in pharmacy and prior teaching experience will be given the highest consideration.

The assistant/associate dean of academic affairs will have responsibilities including development and implementation of a comprehensive array of academic policies and procedures in support of student success.

The assistant/associate dean of student affairs will have responsibilities including the development and implementation of a comprehensive array of services in support of student excellence.

Both assistant/associate deans will join the leadership team under the direction of the newly hired founding dean and will play a key role in the development and accreditation process of the new college of pharmacy.

An academic component of The University of Texas System, The University of Texas at Tyler is growing in size and distinction, and emphasizes preparation of leaders and focuses on excellent teaching, values-based education, service learning and scholarship. The campus is located on 206 acres in beautiful pine and hardwood forests of East Texas. UT Tyler offers more than eighty undergraduate and graduate degree programs to approximately 7,000 high-ability students. The university offers Ph.D. programs in Human Resource Development and Nursing.

Tyler is a thriving city of more than 100,000 people and is distinguished by its medical and academic communities. Named a model midsized city by Forbes in 2012, it is located approximately 90 miles east of Dallas. The East Texas area is known for its lakes, outdoor opportunities, and moderate weather. For more information, visit www.tylertexas.com.

This positions have flexible starting dates, pending approval of the Board of Regents. Salaries are competitive and commensurate with qualifications and experience. Review of candidates will begin immediately and will continue until the positions are filled. Qualified candidates will need to send a letter of interest, statement of prior experience and education philosophy, vitae, and contact information for a minimum of three professional references who can provide input on breadth of experience to Dr. Lane J. Brunner, dean, at lbrunner@uttyler.edu.