Administrative Dean, College of Humanities, Fine Arts and Communications
Lewis University seeks nominations and applications for an experienced and effective academic leader for the position of Dean, College of Humanities, Fine Arts and Communications.
Lewis University is an innovative, forward-thinking Catholic institution where the traditions of liberal learning, values, and preparation for professional work come together with a synergy that gives the University its unique educational identity and focus. Located in Romeoville, Illinois, a safe and vibrant community of approximately 40,000 residents, Lewis University is approximately 35 miles southwest of Chicago and all of its cultural offerings.
Sponsored by the De La Salle Christian Brothers, Lewis serves 6,500 undergraduate and graduate students. Inspired by its Catholic and Lasallian heritage, Lewis University is a community committed to its Mission values of Knowledge, Fidelity, Wisdom, Justice and Association. The University prides itself on its commitment to diversity throughout the campus community.
Lewis University’s College of Humanities, Fine Arts and Communications values creativity, experimental practice, and community engagement. With its strong commitment to the liberal arts, state-of-the-art classrooms, studios and performance spaces, and faculty acclaimed for research and teaching, the College provides student-centered, hands-on learning.
The College of Humanities, Fine Arts, and Communications includes the departments of Art and Graphic Design, Communications, English Studies and World Languages, History, Music, Philosophy, Theatre, and Theology. The College includes approximately 350 undergraduate majors and 50 faculty FTE.
To ensure full consideration, completed applications should be submitted by February 8, 2019. Prior to submission, please thoroughly review the Executive Search Profile. Candidates may apply securely here or at LewisHFAC@rhperry.com. Confidential nominations can be submitted by using this link: Nominations.
RH Perry & Associates is assisting Lewis University in their search. Please direct all confidential communications to: Dr. Kathy Krendl at (740) 707-6265, Mr. Matthew Kilcoyne at (202) 253-9846, or to LewisHFAC@rhperry.com.