James Madison University (JMU) invites applications for the position of Department Head for Communication Sciences and Disorders (CSD) in the College of Health and Behavioral Studies (CHBS). We seek a visionary and collaborative leader whose experience emphasizes a commitment to undergraduate and graduate education as well as research scholarship as JMU transitions from a regional to a national R2-status university.
Duties and Responsibilities
The Department Head is responsible for working with faculty to set a strategic direction for the department, as well as administering and integrating all aspects of the department to promote excellence on a national and international level.
A full description of the posting and its requirements is available at https://joblink.jmu.edu/postings/10273
Successful candidates will demonstrate
Conditions of Employment
Per the Governor’s Executive Directive #18, new JMU employees upon hire must disclose to the University Health Center their COVID-19 vaccination status. Unvaccinated employees are required to be tested weekly.
Beginning Review Date
Open Until Filled
Proposed Starting Date
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Quick Link for Direct Access to Posting
To apply, visit JMU’s electronic application system at https://joblink.jmu.edu and reference job posting number F1710. Candidates will submit:
Contact Name : Linda Plitt Donaldson
Contact Email : firstname.lastname@example.org
Contact Phone : 540-568-2705
Instructions : To apply, visit JMU’s electronic application system at https://joblink.jmu.edu and reference job posting number F1710.
Candidates will submit:
a letter of application
a statement of administrative leadership philosophy (listed as other document #1)
a statement addressing the candidate’s vision for diversity, equity and inclusion (listed as other document #2)
contact information for three references