Academic Affairs, Education, Higher Education

Dean, School of the Arts and Communication

  • The College of New Jersey
  • Ewing, NJ

The College of New Jersey (TCNJ), one of the nation’s preeminent public institutions, seeks a visionary academic leader and experienced administrator with a strong record of effective leadership for the position of dean of the School of the Arts and Communication. The new dean will assume office in the summer of 2023.

The dean of the School of the Arts and Communication reports to the provost and vice president for academic affairs and is a valued member of the Deans’ Council. The dean oversees an annual operating budget of $10.4 million and works closely with the assistant dean, department chairs, and administrative staff members to strengthen teaching and scholarship in every program. The dean also works in partnership with dedicated staff in the Office of Development and Alumni Engagement on fundraising initiatives. The dean oversees a complex portfolio of responsibilities.

Download the full position description here.

The Search Committee will begin reviewing candidates in fall 2022 and will continue until the position is filled. Nominations and applications should be submitted electronically as soon as possible. Applications should include a letter of candidacy that responds to the agenda for leadership and the desired attributes for the new dean and a complete résumé or vita. All application materials will be considered in full confidence. Please send all nominations, inquiries, and application electronically to:

Julie E. Tea, Managing Director
Julie Williams-Krishnan, Senior Associate

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