Call for Applications for the Position of Dean for UCSC Extension in Silicon Valley

To: UCSC Academic and Staff Employees

From: Alison Galloway, Campus Provost and Executive Vice Chancellor

The campus has begun a nationwide recruitment for the position of Dean for UCSC Extension in Silicon Valley. The Dean provides the vision, dynamic leadership, and professional management for Extension, which is a self-supporting enterprise that must sustain itself by responding to the changing educational needs of the region’s growing and evolving populace. Extension is an integral part of UCSC’s mission to provide academic excellence and relevant academic programming primarily to the residents of Silicon Valley and, through its online offerings, beyond.

We encourage you to speak with your colleagues to help us develop a strong candidate pool. The search committee welcomes applications of qualified candidates. For full consideration, applications must be received by the initial review date of May 2, 2011.

The following website has been set up to keep the campus informed on the progress of the search:

Currently on the site you can find a copy of the job announcement, job description, and a list of members of the search committee.