Administration, Education, Higher Education

Dean, College of Education and Human Development

  • The University of Massachusetts Boston
  • Boston, MA

This position has been filled.

The University of Massachusetts Boston invites applications for the position of Dean, College of Education and Human Development (CEHD).

The University of Massachusetts Boston (UMass Boston) is a recognized model of excellence for urban public research universities. The scenic waterfront campus, with easy access to downtown Boston, is located next to the John F. Kennedy Library and Presidential Museum, the Commonwealth Museum and Massachusetts State Archives, and the Edward M. Kennedy Institute for the United States Senate.

One of the five campuses of the UMass system, UMass Boston is a research university with a teaching soul. The University combines rigorous focus on the generation of knowledge that characterizes a major research university with a dedication to teaching that places its top scholars in undergraduate and graduate classrooms where a 17:1 student-to-faculty ratio fosters optimal student-faculty interaction. UMass Boston is the most diverse university in New England and the third most diverse four-year institution in the country. The University has a growing reputation for innovation and a particular focus on research addressing complex urban issues. As metropolitan Boston’s only public research university, UMass Boston offers its diverse student population both an intimate learning environment and the rich experience of a great American city. This is an exciting time for the University as it is completing a new ten-year strategic plan and launching a new branding campaign that will further propel UMass Boston forward as a university of and for the times. The University maintains a strong commitment to all aspects of diversity and inclusion, including anti-racist and health promoting initiatives. UMass Boston is proud to be an Asian American and Native American Pacific Islander-Serving Institution (AANAPISI).

The review of credentials will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Candidates should complete the basic personal and demographic application and upload a curriculum vita and letter of application through the UMass Boston job site.

Requests for information and nominations should be directed to:

Jim Sirianni, Managing Director
Mark Halligan, Senior Associate
Storbeck Search

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