Dean of Carl R. Ice College of Engineering
The Dean, reports to the Provost and Executive Vice President and serves on the Council of Academic Deans. The successful candidate will be an exceptionally collaborative, dynamic, strategic University leader well aligned with the University’s strategic goals who can advance the missions of the College and University through a shared vision of education, research, teaching, and service.
The Dean ensures continued excellence in education, extension outreach, research, public engagement, faculty and staff development, oversight, high-quality learning experiences, and effective fiscal stewardship and fundraising efforts on behalf of the College in alignment with the K-State 2025 Visionary Plan. Other responsibilities include overseeing international programs and interaction with industry stakeholders and the state and federal legislature.
The ideal candidate understands the impact of engineering and computing on society, sees the dramatic challenges coming in these technology-based areas, and has the 21st Century leadership and innovative thinking skills to empower the faculty, staff, students, and alumni to meet these challenges. S/He brings strong relationships with industry, community and extension as the University desires maintaining and expanding these connections in the state and region.