José M. Torres, PhD, President of the Illinois Mathematics and Science Academy® (IMSA) invites you to apply for this leadership opportunity to foster a uniquely challenging, highly personalized program of advanced study for our talented students who understand and share our passion for our mission. The Dean of Faculty will lead IMSA’s residential academic affairs with responsibility for: curriculum, instruction, assessment and professional learning. This position reports to the Principal. The successful candidate will begin July 1, 2019.
Dean of Faculty Position Summary
The Dean leads the distinguished faculty of the residential academy. The faculty is committed to innovative, student-centered, constructivist curricula designed to engage students in generative, critical thought. The faculty’s rigorous performance emerges from a balance between disciplinary standards, IMSA beliefs, programmatic research, collegial interaction and individual passion. The faculty also seeks to engage institutions in Illinois and beyond with an expectation to improve educational practice.
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Salary and Benefits:
The position of Dean of Faculty is an exempt, full-time, twelve-month position. Salary will be no less than $108,080 and commensurate with training and experience. An excellent comprehensive benefits package is provided, including health and life insurance in addition to retirement benefits. The State Universities Retirement System (SURS) is reciprocal with other Illinois retirement systems such as the Teachers’ Retirement Systems of Illinois (TRS).