Thursday, August 14, 2014
Tell all your cool friends who are looking to leave law practice about this great opportunity:
The UNIVERSITY OF ARKANSAS SCHOOL OF LAW, Fayetteville, invites applications for the position of Associate Dean for Administration.
The Associate Dean for Administration is responsible for overseeing many aspects of the administration and management of the School of Law. The successful candidate will be responsible for faculty support, various student affairs functions including student organizations, and general administrative operations including the preparation and submission of numerous reports for internal and external audiences. Reporting directly to the Dean, the Associate Dean will be expected to assist in strategic planning.
The Associate Dean will encourage collaboration between administrative professionals and ensure compliance with all relevant procedures and regulations. The Associate Dean will directly supervise four administrative faculty support staff and work in partnership with other staff members that perform calendaring, communications, budget, personnel, IT, and building supervision functions. In addition, the Associate Dean will provide leadership for the school's Pro Bono Program and other evolving law school initiatives.
The minimum requirements include a J.D. degree and at least 5 years of post-JD experience in law school administration, higher education, and/or public or private sector management.
The formal job posting can be found here.