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Dean, School of Business

Roberts Wesleyan College invites candidates to apply for a full-time (11-month), tenure track faculty/administrative position beginning July 1st, 2022. The person in this role will serve as a half-time Dean of the School of Business and half-time teaching faculty member in the School of Business. The School of Business is located on our park-like campus in Rochester New York, providing the School with the advantages of a suburban setting within a vibrant metropolitan area.

Roberts Wesleyan College is a comprehensive, Christian college of the liberal arts, sciences, and professions serving approximately 1800 traditional and nontraditional students at the undergraduate and graduate levels.  The College is committed to integrating a Christian worldview with learning in order to prepare thoughtful, spiritually mature, service-oriented people who will help transform society.  Roberts has more than 60 undergraduate programs/majors, including 6 different adult-degree completion programs, 14 graduate programs, and 12 online programs; our first doctoral program launched in 2016. 

School of Business Vision

To be a team of servant leaders with a shared commitment to build and deliver transformative programs and experiences that produce leaders who serve with excellence and integrity. Together, we will strengthen our reputation as focused, strategic innovators who graduate game-changing students.

Role of the Dean for the School of Business

The next Dean has the opportunity to shape the vision of the School of Business, establish what Christian business education should look like at Roberts, and lead an engaged group of faculty and staff who value hands-on, applied learning that translates into the skills needed in the ever-changing field of business. The Dean will provide strategic planning for the School of Business, identifying key goals and objectives for the faculty to work toward. The Dean will also have the opportunity to identify key areas where programs may be lacking and/ or areas we could expand our program offering.

Required qualifications include an earned doctorate in a business-related discipline, and have at least 10 years of higher education experience. Candidates with master’s degrees in business-related disciplines and significant business/organizational experience will be considered. Previous experience in a business-related discipline and evidence of leadership are preferred. Candidates should possess a strong Christian faith, and must demonstrate a strong commitment to the integration of Christian faith and professional practice and a willingness to support the College’s Christian mission and identity. Candidates should, and are expected to complete a faith statement as part of the application process.

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Application process:  Applications will be reviewed upon receipt and considered until December 31, 2021.  Interested candidates should e-mail or mail a letter of interest, resume/CV, and a completed Application for RWC Faculty Employment (please download at www.roberts.edu/employment) to: 

Office of the Dean, School of Business
kovach_evangeline@roberts.edu
Roberts Wesleyan College
2301 Westside Drive
Rochester, NY  14624-1997
www.roberts.edu

Inquiries about the position may be directed to Prof. Joseph McCarthy, Dean of the School of Business at mccarthyj@roberts.edu.  

Roberts Wesleyan College complies with all applicable non-discrimination laws and is committed to the enhancement of human dignity and workplace diversity.