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Dean, College of Ethnic Studies, San Francisco State University

DEAN, COLLEGE OF ETHNIC STUDIES
SAN FRANCISCO STATE UNIVERSITY

Nominations and applications are invited for the position of Dean of the College of Ethnic Studies at San Francisco State University.

ABOUT THE COLLEGE OF ETHNIC STUDIES. The College of Ethnic Studies, established in 1969 as a result of activist demands, offers a unique educational experience structured around a critical analysis of race and ethnicity in the United States. The College of Ethnic Studies provides a curriculum that focuses on the histories and cultures of African American, American Indian, Asian American, and Latino Americans from their own perspectives.

The departments of American Indian Studies, Asian American Studies, Africana Studies, and Raza Studies at SFSU were the first such departments in the country, and are successfully united as the only College of Ethnic Studi es in the Nation. The College offers Master of Arts degrees in Asian American Studies and Ethnic Studies, and Bachelor of Arts degrees in Asian American Studies, Africana Studies, and Raza Studies. Students can minor in American Indian Studies, Asian American Studies, Africana Studies, and Raza Studies, and take courses in comparative Ethnic Studies.

The College of Ethnic Studies is nationally recognized for community service learning, excellence in teaching, and community-based research. A vibrant community, the College is composed of 42 permanent faculty members, nearly 12 FTEF in lecturer positions, 10 staff positions, and a student FTE of approximately 1249.

ABOUT THE UNIVERSITY. SFSU is a large, comprehensive, urban university located in a dynamic and beautiful city with a rich intellectual and cultural life. For more than 100 years, the University has distinguished itself as an active center of excellence in teaching, academic scholarship, creative innovation, and civic involvement. Through its nine Colleges, SFSU offers undergraduate and graduate instruction for professional and technical careers as well as a broad liberal arts education. Baccalaureate degrees are offered in 115 academic areas, master's degrees in 95 fields of study, and joint doctoral degrees in 5 fields of study2 in conjunction with UC Berkeley, 2 with UC San Francisco, and 1 with a consortium of UC and CSU Campuses. SFSU is a culturally and linguistically diverse campus that is part of the 23-campus California State University system.

QUALIFICATIONS. Applicants for this position must: 1) possess a doctoral degree in a field relevant to Ethnic Studies; 2) demonstrate excellence in leadership and administrative experience in cross-cultural collaborat ion; 3) demonstrate excellence in scholarship, teaching and community service; 4) articulate a vision for the future growth of the College of Ethnic Studies; 5) possess interpersonal and operational skillsincluding consensus and team building. Highly desirable qualifications include: 1) comparative scholarship both within and across racialized groups; 2) experience in ethnic studies curriculum development; 3) success with grants, contracts, and external fundraising. The applicant should have achieved distinction in her/his academic or professional career and be committed to working with diverse communities.

POSITION. The Dean of the College of Ethnic Studies is the chief administrative officer of the College and reports to the Provost/Vice President for Academic Affairs. The Dean is the primary advocate for the College of Ethnic Studies, both within and outside the College and University. The Dean will build close relationships with alumni and larger communities, and is responsible for generating external funding. She/he works closely with faculty, staff, students, and administrators in setting priorities, policies, and budgets; motivates and supports faculty and their professional development; fosters and sustains an environment of academic excellence; and maintains and encourages the support of students. The Dean will be encouraged to pursue her/his own teaching, scholarship, and service activities.

COMPENSATION. The salary for this position is competitive, commensurate with experience and qualifications. A liberal benefits package is provided, and the position is included in the CSU Management Plan.

PROCEDURE FOR CANDIDACY. Send curriculum vitae, application letter, and three letters of reference to: Dorothy Tsur uta, Chair, College of Ethnic Studies Dean Search Committee, c/o Office of the Provost and VP for Academic Affairs, San Francisco State University, 1600 Holloway Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94132-4111 (http://www.sfsu.edu/%7Eacaffrs/facaffrs.html).

Preferred starting date, July 1, 2006. Review of applications and nominations will begin on or about January 15, 2006. Applications will be accepted and evaluated until the position is filled. The University has a strong commitment to Affirmative Action and encourages women, members of all ethnic groups, and people with disabilities to apply.

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