Dean of the College of Health and Human Services

Dean of the College of Health and Human Services

The University of Toledo invites applications and nominations for the position of dean, College of Health and Human Services (CHHS). The dean serves as the chief academic and administrative officer for the college and has a direct reporting line to the Provost and Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs. The Dean provides a clear vision for the college in keeping with accreditation and university standards.

The University of Toledo (UT) is a public research university located in Toledo, Ohio, United States, and is classified by the Carnegie Foundation as Doctoral Universities: Higher Research Activity. Founded in 1872 in downtown Toledo as the Toledo University of Arts and Trades, the University became a member of the state university system in 1967. UT is comprised of 13 colleges (Arts and Letters, Business and Innovation, Education, Engineering, Graduate Studies, Health and Human Services, Honors, Law, Medicine and Life Sciences, Natural Sciences and Mathematics, Nursing, Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, and University College). UT enrollment draws from across the U.S. and nearly 80 countries. The university has a vibrant campus life with over 350 student organizations. Its athletic teams, called the Rockets, are members of the Mid-American Conference.

The University of Toledo College of Health and Human Services, an innovative college housed within a national public research university, prepares engaged professionals who improve the human condition in the region and the world. The college delivers nationally recognized academic programs committed to discovery, teaching, professional practice and service that directly improve human lives.

Prospective candidates should possess the scholarship, leadership, management, and fundraising ability necessary to perform the functions of the chief executive officer and chief academic officer at the University of Toledo’s College of Health and Human Services.

How to Apply

Confidential applications and nominations will be accepted until the position is filled. Candidate screening will begin immediately. A complete application will include a letter describing relevant experiences and interest in the position; current curriculum vitae; and the name of five references with titles, mailing addresses, telephone numbers, and email addresses. Application materials should be submitted as PDF email attachments. Individuals nominating a candidate should send a letter of nomination, including the name, position, address, telephone number, and email address of the nominee. Greenwood/Asher & Associates, Inc., an executive search firm, is assisting the University of Toledo in this search. 

Applications and letters of nominations should be submitted to:

Sharon A. McDade, Practice Leader for Strategic Services & Senior Executive Leadership Consultant

Shelley Sullivan Feather, Senior Executive Search Consultant

Greenwood/Asher & Associates, Inc.

42 Business Centre Drive, Suite 206 Miramar Beach, Florida 32550

Phone: 850-650-2277 / Fax: 850-650-2272



The University of Toledo is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer. The University of Toledo does not discriminate in employment, educational programs, or activities on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, ancestry, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, military or veteran status, disability, familial status, or political affiliation. The University of Toledo provides reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities. If you require accommodation to complete this application, or for testing or interviewing, please contact the Human Resources Department.

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