Associate Dean - School of Business, Graduate Programs

Job Title: Associate Dean - School of Business, Graduate Programs
Position No.: ACAD-FT-SOB-09162013
Department(s):   School of Business
Reports To: Dean, School of Business
Job Status: Exempt

Position Summary:

Houston Baptist University seeks a dynamic individual to serve as Associate Dean for the School of Business. The position requires limited teaching responsibilities and requires extensive contact with current and prospective students, alumni and the business community.  Candidates should be available to begin work in August 2015 or earlier. Review of applications will begin immediately, and continue until the position is filled.

Job Responsibilities:

To be determined


The successful candidate will have a PhD in a business discipline. Professional experience in a related field and a MBA will be an advantage. The candidate will provide documentation of an excellent teaching record and evidence of scholarly interests and achievements. The position involves working with graduate school to market the programs and to recruit qualified students. The Associate Dean would be responsible for curriculum changes, course scheduling, staffing, student advising and accreditation reports related to graduate business programs.

Additional Info:

The successful candidate will also be able to articulate a vision for the role of his or her discipline at HBU that is supportive of the Ten Pillars vision statement; the Ten Pillars vision statement may be found at
Houston Baptist University is an independent, private Christian liberal arts institution with a diverse student body and access to all the cultural advantages of one of the largest metropolitan centers in the country. For more information about the University and the School of Business, visit
Direct questions about this position to Dr. Mohan Kuruvilla at


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