North Carolina Central University School of Law invites nominations and applications for the position of Dean of the School of Law.
Established in 1939, the mission of the North Carolina Central University School of Law is to provide a challenging and broad-based educational program designed to stimulate intellectual inquiry of the highest order, and to foster in each student a deep sense of professional responsibility and personal integrity so as to produce competent and socially responsible members of the legal profession. Currently, the school has approximately 36 full-time faculty members and a student body population of 534 students.
The North Carolina Central University School of Law is fully accredited by the North Carolina State Bar Council and the American Bar Association, and is a member of the Association of American Law Schools.
North Carolina Central University is a comprehensive university that offers programs at the undergraduate, graduate, and first-professional degree levels, with an enrollment of more than 8,500 students. Over the next several years, the University expects to enhance the quantity of its master’s degree offerings and to establish a number of selected doctoral programs. North Carolina Central University is one of sixteen constituent institutions of the University of North Carolina System. U.S. News and World Report has rated NCCU as the best public HBCU in the country for the last two years and the Law School is rated as the ninth most popular law school nationally.
The Dean of the Law School is expected to have the following: expertise in legal education, understanding of pedagogy and a commitment to experiential education; strong communication, interpersonal and leadership skills; proven experience in resource development; and knowledge of and commitment to the mission of the School of Law. The Dean will report to the Provost and Vice Chancellor of Academic Affairs and will serve as the chief academic, fiscal and administrative officer for the School of Law.
Application review will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Please submit all nominations and applications to Carla Logan at firstname.lastname@example.org. Applications should include a letter of interest and curriculum vitae.
North Carolina Central University is an Equal Opportunity Employer