Associate Dean of Graduate Admissions

The Goizueta Business School in Atlanta, Georgia, is seeking a strategic, engaging, and energetic leader with a commitment to excellence in business education as the next Associate Dean of Graduate Admissions. Reporting to the Senior Associate Dean for Graduate Programs, the Associate Dean provides strategic and operational direction and leadership for the overall prospect engagement, selection and enrollment of graduate students across all programs.  The new Associate Dean is an integral member of the program leadership team that supports Goizueta in providing students a transformative experience educating the best of tomorrow’s business leaders. 


The Goizueta Business School is at a significant moment in its history as it moves forward with its renewed strategic plan under Dean Erika James and preparations for its 100 year anniversary.  Emory University’s Goizueta Business School (Goizueta) is a selective, private business school, named after Roberto C. Goizueta, former Chief Executive Officer/Chairman of The Coca-Cola Company.  With 100 years of excellence, Goizueta has created a culture of transformational scholars and dynamic learning on a global stage. U.S. News & World Report has ranked Goizueta #15 for Part-Time Evening MBA, and #20 for Full-Time MBA. In 2017, Financial Times ranked Goizueta #7 for Executive Education.


The Associate Dean of Graduate Admissions (AD) provides comprehensive leadership and direction to a talented team that operationalizes strategic enrollment planning, engagement and recruiting, admissions decisions, and enrollment processes for a portfolio of highly selective graduate programs.  The successful candidate will bring a creative spirit to the design, development and success of an integrated, innovative, student centered, strategic enrollment management process. 


Does this sound like you?  The next Associate Dean of Graduate Admissions will have an understanding, respect, and personal alignment for the mission and goals of the Goizueta Business School and its vision for offering a transformative educational experience tomorrow’s leaders. Successful candidates will have a breadth and depth of experience in enrollment management, strong knowledge of graduate business and/or professional programs, strong business judgement and decision-making skills; the ability to work and interact in a transparent, confident, engaged and collaborative manner, and the ability to motivate, lead, and manage teams effectively.  If this is compelling to you, take the next step and let us know of your interest in a conversation. The full position profile can be found here.


Emory University, Goizueta Business School has engaged Koya Leadership Partners to help in this hire. The search is being led by Liz Neumann, Beth Schaefer and Charlotte Harris. Nominations and Applications, including a detailed letter of interest, qualifications, and a current curriculum vitae, should be submitted here.


Emory University is an equal opportunity/equal access/affirmative action employer fully committed to achieving a diverse workforce and complies with all applicable Federal and Georgia State laws, regulations, and executive orders regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action in its programs and activities. Emory University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, ethnic or national origin, gender, genetic information, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, and veteran's status.