Academic Affairs, Education, Higher Education

Dean of the College of Liberal Arts

  • University of Texas at Arlington
  • Arlington, TX

The University of Texas at Arlington (UTA) invites applications, expressions of interest, and nominations of candidates in its search for its next dean of the College of Liberal Arts (COLA).  The new dean will have the opportunity to develop and articulate a strategic vision for COLA, one of UTA’s largest and most dynamic colleges, which spans diverse disciplines and programs in three main areas: fine and performing arts, humanities, and social sciences. Reporting to the provost and senior vice president for academic affairs, the dean serves as the chief academic officer for COLA and is responsible for strategic, programmatic, and financial operations.

As UTA’s new senior leadership team leads the institution into its exciting future, the dean will lead COLA in its support of UTA’s central mission to promote and achieve academic excellence as it works to become one of the nation’s most inclusive and impactful research universities. The dean will support and sustain a highly effective work environment and a culture of inclusion and collaboration within COLA and with UTA’s other schools and colleges while championing the value of a liberal arts education.

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