School seeks new dean

The Deanship of the UCI School of Social Ecology offers a singular opportunity to lead a unit that can affect and respond to social conditions and outcomes during an extraordinary and historic era marked by generational fissures, racial injustice and inequality, global health crises, global climate change, and a challenged American democracy. Supported further by the infrastructure of a world-class university, UCI's Dean of Social Ecology will lead the School to achieve its ambitious objectives by advocating for its mission, inspiring excellence in research, scholarship and teaching, supporting intellectual achievement, driving interdisciplinary partnerships, and fostering a commitment to and support for equity, diversity and inclusion.

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UCI is being assisted in this recruitment by the international leadership advisory firm Spencer Stuart and welcomes nominations or expressions of interest. To submit comments, nominations, or expressions of interest, please send an e-mail with any supporting materials to the confidential address:

The University of California, Irvine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy. A recipient of an NSF ADVANCE award for gender equity, UCI is responsive to the needs of dual career couples, supports work-life balance through an array of family-friendly policies, and is dedicated to broadening participation in higher education.