Associate Dean for Research
The College of Sciences at North Carolina State University is searching for a dynamic and creative leader to be our new Associate Dean for Research. We are seeking a talented candidate who can think creatively and work with us to provide leadership and support for the College in advancing its research mission and graduate programs as well as the integration of that mission with the larger strategic goals of the College and University. The successful candidate will be expected to empower faculty to develop cutting-edge research, as well as facilitating national and international partnerships with both the public and private sectors.

The College of Sciences brings together the mathematical, physical, and biological sciences. The Associate Dean for Research is a key member of the Dean’s Senior Leadership team and will work with faculty to develop, facilitate, and obtain new revenue streams through grants and other resources that will enhance the College research programs and support strong graduate programs. Specific areas of emphasis includes expanding interdisciplinary and translational research and associated graduate programs, facilitating a robust research infrastructure, developing expertise necessary to support successful competition for federal research funding, and establishing a sound research administrative function.

The position requires a Ph.D. and previously attained tenure or a scholarly record to support tenure at NC State University. Outstanding record of accomplishment in research and graduate instruction along with strong administrative experience. In addition, understanding of the land-grant university system with the ability to build partnerships inside and outside of the University is essential.

Applications including a curriculum vitae, cover letter, and contact information for three references should be submitted online. If you are interested in a challenge combined with the freedom to take risks and the fun and excitement to work with a great team to envision, develop, and implement a game changing fundamentally immersive student and faculty environment, we invite you to apply. Candidates who have demonstrated experience engaging in diversity initiatives such as fostering an inclusive environment, working with faculty and staff from diverse backgrounds, and incorporating diverse perspectives in research are also strongly encouraged to apply. To apply please visit http://jobs.ncsu.edu/postings/104218 (position number 00001180).

About North Carolina State University
Founded in 1887, NC State is a land-grant institution distinguished by its exceptional quality of research, teaching, extension, and public service. Located in Raleigh, North Carolina, NC State is the largest university in North Carolina, with more than 34,000 students and 8,000 faculty and staff. National rankings consistently rate Raleigh and its surrounding region among the five best places in the country to live and work, with a highly educated workforce, moderate weather, reasonable cost of living, and a welcoming environment. A collaborative, supportive environment for business and innovation and research collaborations with area universities and the Research Triangle Park are compelling reasons for relocation to the area.

Raleigh and the Community
National rankings consistently rate Raleigh and its surrounding region among the five best places in the country to live and work, with a highly educated workforce, moderate weather, reasonable cost of living, and a welcoming environment. The capital of North Carolina, Raleigh is situated in the Piedmont section of the state, with the Atlantic Ocean two hours to the east and the Blue Ridge Mountains three hours to the west. Raleigh is the second-largest city in North Carolina, with more than 380,000 residents. A collaborative, supportive environment for business and innovation and research collaborations with area universities and the Research Triangle Park (RTP) are compelling reasons for relocation to the area.

NC State University is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, veteran status, or disability. In addition, NC State University welcomes all persons without regard to sexual orientation or genetic information. Persons with disabilities requiring accommodations in the application and interview process please call (919) 515-3148. We welcome the opportunity to work with candidates to identify suitable employment opportunities for spouses or partners.

To apply, please visit: https://jobs.ncsu.edu/postings

Additional Information
Position Type: Employee
Ref Code: https://jobs.ncsu.edu/postings

Contact Information
College of Sciences Human Resources
cos_humanresources@ncsu.edu
NC State University
2601 Stinson Drive Broughton Hall 4220C
Raleigh, 27695
919-515-3487