Dean - College of Education

California State University, Long Beach (CSULB) is one of the largest and most comprehensive public universities in the nation, enrolling approximately 37,000 students. CSULB is located in Long Beach, the seventh largest city in California, on a beautifully landscaped 320-acre campus near the ocean and in close proximity to the thriving downtown Long Beach area. CSULB is a diverse and ambitious institution that is proud to be among the nation’s premier comprehensive universities. The faculty and staff of CSULB are engaged in a broad array of high-quality undergraduate and graduate programs, significant research and creative activities, and a wide range of community and professional service activities. CSULB seeks outstanding, publicly engaged individuals to join our faculty team that is committed to advancing the University’s broad and forward seeking mission.

California State University, Long Beach invites nominations and applications for the position of Dean of the College of Education. We seek an experienced, creative, and inspiring leader who will articulate a compelling vision for the College that builds upon its reputation for academic excellence, innovative educational reform, outstanding teacher preparation and educational leadership preparation, and strong K-16 and community partnerships.

The College of Education (CED) includes the departments of Teacher Education, Advanced Studies in Education & Counseling, Liberal Studies, Educational Leadership and the university-wide Single Subject Credential Program. It also houses the Assessment Office, Center for Evaluation and Educational Effectiveness, Community Clinic for Counseling & Educational Services, and the Teacher Preparation Advising Center. The College offers a Bachelor of Arts, a range of integrated and post-baccalaureate credentials, master’s degrees, and a doctorate (Ed.D.) in Educational Leadership.

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Appointment is effective on or about July 3, 2017. Review of applications will begin no sooner than November 28, 2016. Position open until filled.

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CSULB is committed to creating a community in which a diverse population can learn, live, and work in an atmosphere of tolerance, civility and respect for the rights and sensibilities of each individual, without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, religious creed, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, medical condition, age, Vietnam era veteran status, or any other veteran’s status. CSULB is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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