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Chairperson, Department of Music & Dance

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Position Details

Posting Details

Position will be posted for a minimum of one week, after which it is subject to removal without notice.

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Those responsibilities ascribed to a Chairperson by the “University & University Officers’ Manual” including, but not limited to, the following:
– Develop and initiate long-range departmental programs, plans and goals.
– Manage administrative and technical staff.
– Administer departmental budget and other financial resources.
– Manage physical facilities and equipment.
– Recruit and select faculty in conjunction with committees.
– Evaluate faculty performance to determine tenure, raises and promotions.
– Plan and review curriculum, academic programs and courses.
– Obtain and manage (and assist faculty in managing) grants, gifts and contracts.
– Advise students on academic and/or departmental matters.
– Interact with administration on behalf of the department.
– Provide for the flow of information to the faculty to inform them of department, college and university plans and activities.
– Assign courses, research and departmental duties to faculty.

Have skills, experience and interest to manage the administrative affairs of the Department.

Job Open Date 10/26/2017
Job Close Date
Job Type Full-time

Position Information

Posting Number F947PO
Department Music & Dance/52250
Advertising/Posting Title Chairperson, Department of Music & Dance
FLSA Exempt
Position Number 001248
Employee FTE .35
Employee Term (months) 9

Supplemental Questions

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Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
Optional Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Cover Letter/Letter of Application
  3. Other Document (1)