Interim Department Chair

University of Idaho

United States

December 7, 2021

Description

Posting Details Posting Number F000961P

Position Title Interim Department Chair Location Moscow Division/College College of Science Department Geography and Geological Sciences Employee Category Faculty Classification Group Title Dept Head/Chair/Director Tenure Tracking Tenured Rank Associate or Full Professor Interim/Term Appointment Yes Pay Range Base Salary + 15% stipend Type of Appointment Academic Year Full Time/Part Time Full Time Funding Internal Posting? This Search is Open to Current University of Idaho Employees Only Position Summary

This position requires a strong commitment to teaching, department administration, research, and outreach. The Chair is responsible for interpreting university and college objectives and policies for the faculty and staff of the department and through effective leadership, ensuring participation in formulating and carrying out the department's policies within this framework. The general responsibility for the Chair includes: promoting effective leadership of personnel and management of departmental resources; providing leadership in the development and implementation of department plans and policies; providing for open communication with faculty and staff; fostering excellence in teaching, scholarship and outreach for faculty, students, and staff in the department; assisting higher administration in the assignment and in the evaluation of the services of each member of the department's faculty and staff; participate in the university and department assessment and accreditation processes; effectively representing all constituents of the department; serving as part of the college's leadership team and striving for the good of the college; and continuing personal professional development in areas of leadership.

A visa sponsorship is available for the position listed in this vacancy. No

Responsibilities

Job Duty Function Teaching & Advising

Percentage Of Time 45 Job Duty Function Scholarship & Creative Activities

Percentage Of Time 13 Job Duty Function Outreach & Extension

Percentage Of Time 2 Job Duty Function University Service & Leadership

Percentage Of Time 40

Required Qualifications

The successful candidate must: • Be a tenured associate or full professor at the University of Idaho;

• Demonstrate excellence in teaching, research, service, outreach, and leadership;

• Have excellent communication skills, both oral and written.

Preferred Qualifications

The successful candidate should have: • A Ph.D. in a STEM discipline;

• Demonstrated commitment to diversity and respect for other people;

• Demonstrated ability to advance department interest through working with diverse groups;

• Good interpersonal skills and ability to work in a team environment with diverse students, faculty, and staff.

Physical Requirements & Working Conditions Degree Requirement Listed degree qualification is required at time of application.

Posting Date 11/23/2021

Closing Date 12/07/2021 Open Until Filled No Special Instructions to Applicants Background Check Statement

Applicants who are selected as final possible candidates must be able to pass a criminal background check.

EEO Statement

The University of Idaho (U of I) is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to assembling a diverse, broadly trained faculty and staff. Women, minorities, people with disabilities and veterans are strongly encouraged to apply. In compliance with applicable laws and in furtherance of its commitment to fostering an environment that welcomes and embraces diversity, U of I does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, disability, genetic information or status as any protected veteran or military status in its programs or activities, including employment, admissions and educational programs.

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  • Cover Letter/Letter of Application
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