The Pennsylvania State University seeks candidates for the position of Dean of the College of the Liberal Arts. The Dean serves as the principal academic and administrative officer of CLA and reports to the Executive Vice President and Provost of the University. The Dean will have an unparalleled opportunity to lead a college integral to the mission of the University, develop innovative strategies to leverage the disciplinary diversity of the CLA, and promote and further develop the research strengths of its departments in the humanities and social sciences. CLA seeks a Dean who will be an unwavering advocate for the value of a liberal arts education and will build upon its current status as a premier public liberal arts college, leading the faculty, staff, and students toward a unifying vision for its future. The College of the Liberal Arts seeks an accomplished scholar with a track record of transformative leadership and an understanding of and passionate commitment to both public higher education and the importance of the liberal arts.
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