Position Number: 999308
Work Type: Staff/Unclassified
Location: Kent Campus
Home Org/Dept: School of Peace and Conflict Studies - Kent Campus 
To provide academic and administrative leadership for an academic school.
Additional Basic Function – if applicable:
Examples of Duties:
Duties/essential functions may include, but not be limited to, the following:
Develop, update, implement, and coordinate teaching, research, and service missions of the school. Oversee budgetary, personnel, and program activities of the school; coordinate faculty promotion, tenure, and reappointment reviews and make recommendations to College Dean.Oversee development, implementation, and revision of new and existing academic programs; oversee curriculum development; coordinate faculty workloads; develop course schedule.Represent and promote school within the University and external community. Oversee student advising; may advise graduate and undergraduate students.May oversee internship, scholarship, or grant programs. May serve as building curator. Serve on department, division, and University committees.Provide leadership and oversight of a large/complex department (e.g., department with multiple units).Perform related duties as assigned.
Additional Examples of Duties – if applicable:
Terminal degree in one of the disciplines of the school; six to seven years relevant experience. Qualifications should be commensurate to be appointed at the rank of associate professor within the school.
Academic programs; budgeting; personnel matters to include faculty relations and university governance; personal computer applications
Written and interpersonal communication
Provide leadership and direction; analyze situations and develop effective solutions
Preferred Qualifications – if applicable:
Qualifications should be commensurate to be appointed at the rank of full professor within the school.
Applicants must have a PhD in Peace and Conflict Studies or a closely cognate field. The successful candidate will be a senior research scholar and practitioner of peace and conflict studies with a high profile in the field, a robust research and publication record, a strong record of extramural funding and the requisite administrative experience to build SPCS into a world-class institution.
Asterisk (*) indicates knowledge, skills, abilities which require assessments
Working Conditions / Physical Requirements:
The intent of this description is to illustrate the types of duties and responsibilities that will be required of positions given this title and should not be interpreted to describe all the specific duties and responsibilities that may be required in any particular position. Directly related experience/education beyond the minimum stated may be substituted where appropriate at the discretion of the Appointing Authority. Kent State University reserves the right to revise or change job duties, job hours, and responsibilities.
Advertised: December 4, 2017 Eastern Standard Time
Applications close: March 1, 2018 Eastern Standard Time
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