New Forest Resources Department Head Search

July 26, 2022

CFANS at the University of Minnesota invites qualified candidates to apply for the position of Department Head with Faculty Rank for the department of Forest Resources. The Department Head reports to the CFANS dean and works with the Dean of Extension to accomplish departmental goals and objectives and to deliver nationally and internationally recognized programs in teaching, research, and extension and outreach, including the work of affiliated centers. The head is responsible for being a collaborative member of the CFANS leadership team and to bring a solution-driven perspective to all collegiate and departmental strategies and goals.

The Department Head is the lead academic and strategic officer for a department who works to recruit, mentor, and retain outstanding faculty, graduate students, and academic staff in a set of related disciplines in addition to serving as the administrative leader of departmental programs. In collaboration with college support divisions, the Department Head has responsibility for planning, fiscal management, personnel, and facilities. The Head actively supports the securing of sufficient resources for the department to strengthen and broaden its mission, nurture cross-functional relations at the University, and advance its strong international reputation.

To apply for this position by 10/1/2022, please visit the University of Minnesota job board and search for job code 350374.

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