Dean, Eberly College of Science

Submission Information
Publish Date: 
Thursday, March 5, 2020
Archive Date: 
Thursday, April 2, 2020
Job Summary
Job Category: 
Faculty Positions (visiting and non-tenure)
Institution Classification/Type: 
Large Academic
The Pennsylvania State University
University Park
United States of America
Job Announcement Text: 

The Eberly College of Science at The Pennsylvania State University (Penn State), the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania’s land-grant institution and its largest university, invites applications and nominations for the position of Dean. The College provides instruction and research opportunities in life, mathematical, physical, and interdisciplinary sciences in its seven departments: Astronomy and Astrophysics, Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, Biology, Chemistry, Mathematics, Physics, and Statistics. All these academic departments have impressive National Research Council ratings, placing them among the best nationwide.

The College enrolled 3,496 undergraduate and 712 graduate students in Fall 2019. The College’s 616 faculty in Fall 2019 comprised 239 full, associate, and assistant professors, and 377 instructors, lecturers, and teaching/research faculty. The faculty includes four National Medal of Science recipients, 16 members of the National Academy of Sciences, and 14 members of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. The College also hosts 14 of the University’s 25 Evan Pugh Professors, the highest honor bestowed on Penn State faculty. The College’s 287 staff members in Fall 2019 included executives, academic administrators, and staff at all levels.

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Application Deadline: 
Thursday, April 2, 2020
Selection Deadline: 
Thursday, April 2, 2020
Current Status of Position: 
No Status Given (Opted Out)
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Russell Reynolds Associates