Associate Dean for Faculty

Company:HEADway People

Location:France / France


Employment Type:Permanent Full-time


Headway People is a leading direct sourcing specialist recruiting exclusively for the higher education, research and training sectors.

Our client has engaged our services for the recruitment of an outstanding individual for the position of:

Associate Dean for Faculty

Working alongside the Managing Director, the Associate Dean for Faculty represents the school in the international academic community.

The post holder will be expected to contribute to the design and delivery of the institutional strategy.

As part of these duties, they will:

  • Be responsible for the HR and financial leadership of the Faculty in collaboration with the academic heads of department,
  • Develop the overall quality of teaching in collaboration with the relevant senior managers,
  • Play an active role in the recruitment of full-time faculty members and adjunct professors,
  • Contribute to strengthening the reputation and appeal of the school,
  • Develop Faculty relations and collaborations across the economic community,
  • Support and encourage a culture of innovation within the school.

Person specification

  • Outstanding academic credentials, with proven experience of managing a large academic department (a minima),
  • Proven leadership qualities and skills, with the ability to engage and lead Faculty in ambitious development and innovation projects,
  • Possesses an excellent national and international academic network,
  • Highly developed interpersonal and communication skills; both in French and in English,
  • Team player; ability to collaborate effectively with other members of the senior management team,
  • Excellent relationship-building and communication skills.

Recruitment process

Please email your full application (CV, covering letter and references) to:

Following a series of interviews with the HEADway recruitment consultants, shortlisted candidates will be invited to attend further interviews with our client’s senior management team.

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