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University of Houston- Victoria

  • Mar. 12, 2018
  • Dean
  • School of Business Administration
  • University of Houston- Victoria
    Victoria, TX
    United States
  • Open until filled
  • Available immediately
  • Dean
  • Business - General
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The University of Houston at Victoria invites applicants for the position of Dean of the School of Business Administration. The SBA offers 10 undergraduate programs, two MBA programs, and a Master’s in Economic Development and Entrepreneurship. Undergraduate enrollment is over 1,000 students and graduate enrollments total over 500. UHV is comprised of two campuses, one in Victoria, Texas, and the other in Katy, Texas. Substantial amounts of time will be necessary at both locations. The School of Business Administration is accredited by AACSB International.

Position Summary: The position is a full time, 12-month appointment that will work closely with the Provost and the President. Responsibilities include accreditation, faculty management, budgeting, the coordination of curriculum development, recruiting, and the development of ties with the business communities in western Houston and Victoria. Applicants must be sensitive to educational needs of a diverse faculty and student population. For more information about our program and mission, please see

Required Qualifications: The position requires an earned doctorate from an AACSB accredited university in one of the programs offered by the School, with experience appropriate to the granting of tenure. Salary is commensurate with experience.

Preferred Qualifications: Priority will be given to candidates with experience in academic administration as dean, associate dean, or department chair, and familiarity with AACSB-I Standards.

Applicants must submit an application online and include: – A cover letter explaining the applicant’s qualifications; – A current curriculum vitae that includes administrative experience and a list of peer reviewed research publications and scholarly activities; – Complete contact information for each of your references; – Copies of all college transcripts. Official transcripts will be required of all finalists, and recommendation letters will be requested as needed.

Review of applications will begin March 23, 2018 and will continue until the position is filled.

Victoria, Texas, a historic city located in the heart of the Golden Crescent of South Texas, is perfectly situated for anyone who enjoys outdoor activities. Victoria’s warm climate keeps parks and lakes alive with activity most of the year. Riverside Park’s 565 acres features a rose garden, fishing the Guadalupe River, playing disc golf, and paddling the Victoria Paddling Trail. Lone Creek Park features a 2,400-square-foot splash park for children, and new lighted and paved trails offer opportunities for walking, running, biking, and rollerblading. The Victoria Youth Sports Complex houses a basketball pavilion, tennis courts, five softball fields and seven baseball fields, as well as a 15,000-square-foot skate park, a large pool, and a baby pool. Nearby Goliad State Park, Lake Texana State Park, and Coleto Creek Park offer a variety of beautiful scenery and outdoor activities. Goliad State Park boasts a replica and historic mission ruins. Victoria’s golf courses include Riverside Golf Course, The Club at Colony Creek, and Victoria County Club. Victoria is about 30 miles from the Gulf of Mexico and about 2 hours from Austin, Houston, San Antonio, and Corpus Christi, allowing residents to enjoy a wide variety of cultural activities—including world class symphony, museums, theater, ballet, opera, and touring Broadway productions—as well as major sporting events and a variety of restaurants and shopping. Katy lies along the Energy Corridor on the western side of Houston, offering easy access to all of the amenities of the country’s fourth-largest city. Texas boasts a thriving economy, low cost of living, and no state income taxes.


Required Attachments by Candidate: Cover Letter, Curriculum Vitae, Transcripts
Employee Status: Regular/Benefits
Job Posting: Mar 9, 2018, 4:58:09 PM
Closing Date (Period for Applying) – External: Sep 1, 2018, 11:59:00 PM

  • The University of Houston-Victoria is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action institution. Minorities, women, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply. Additionally, the University prohibits discrimination in employment on the basis of sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression.

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