Long Island University - Dean, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

NY, Brookville

Long Island University (LIU) seeks an innovative, entrepreneurial leader to serve as dean of LIU College of Liberal Arts and Sciences (LIU LAS). Reporting to the LIU senior vice president for academic affairs (SVPAA), the LIU LAS dean oversees an array of programs across two campuses: LIU Post and LIU Brooklyn. This individual will be expected to support existing and new academic programs and ensure learning experiences that meet diverse student population needs, as well as build partnerships within LIU and with external partners.

Long Island University was founded in 1926. The university is committed to providing a high quality education through teaching excellence and impactful research opportunities. LIU offers over 275 undergraduate, graduate and doctoral degree programs, educating nearly 15,000 students each year across multiple campuses. The university cultivates academic, professional, artistic and co-curricular opportunities and is currently advancing the priorities identified in the LIU2030 strategic plan.

LIU LAS is organized into two colleges: the Richard L. Conolly College of Liberal Arts and Sciences (LIU Brooklyn) and the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences (LIU Post). LIU LAS supports teaching and research through a variety of programs and centers.

A detailed leadership profile is available under Related Documents.

All applications, nominations and inquiries are invited. Applications should include, as separate documents, a letter of interest addressing the themes in this profile and a CV or resume. Review of application materials will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Application materials should be submitted to WittKieffer’s candidate portal using the buttons below. Nominations and inquiries can be directed to Ryan Crawford and Cathryn Davis at LIU-LASDean@wittkieffer.com.

LIU is an equal opportunity employer. LIU is committed to extending equal opportunity in employment to all qualified candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of our academic community.  LIU encourages applications from all qualified individuals without regard to race, color, religion, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender and/or gender identity or expression, marital or parental status, national origin, ethnicity, citizenship status, veteran or military status, age, disability or any other basis protected by applicable local, state or federal laws.  Hiring is contingent on eligibility to work in the United States.