University of Central Asia Pakistan Job, UCAP Job, Founding Vice President, Project Director, Dean
UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL ASIA & PAKISTAN
Government of Pakistan is establishing a world-class university in Islamabad to promote regional cooperation. It will start operation from September 2017 initially with School of Business and Leadership. We are searching for a highly motivated visionary academic leader with extensive professional experiences of strategic planning, building partnerships in an international setting and leading academic operations. The University is dedicated to provide high quality programmes for human resource development and advance discovery of innovative knowledge of public value to the regional countries. The University also plans to start programme in Engineering & Sciences, Social Sciences & Liberal Arts in phases.
The Dean of the School must possess the capacity to lead the School of Business & Leadership community and support the highest standards of faculty scholarship and teaching. The Dean should demonstrate the ability to develop new institutions with highest academic standards and manage a complex organization, understand the academic process, connect with students, and provide leadership in building a culturally diverse, globally connected institution. The Dean must also forge links with other upcoming schools and the business community, and express important viewpoints in public speeches and writing.
As the Chief Executive of the School, the Dean is responsible for both the School’s academic strategy and its fiscal management. The Dean will provide leadership for quality faculty recruitment in planning and implementing academic programmes, administer the School’s resources, communicate the School’s mission and goals to internal and external constituencies, and raise funds.
The Dean must possess doctorate in business/ management from a leading university and possess academic experience of working in a quality institution. He/she will report to the Vice President of the University.
Salary and terms of employment are negotiable depending on qualifications and experiences.
Closing Date: August 16, 2016
UCAP is an equal opportunity employer. There is no nationality restriction for these positions.
To apply please send a complete dossier including a letter of interest, current resume, names and contact details of three references to:
Higher Education Commission, Sector H-9, Islamabad, Pakistan. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org www.hec.gov.pk