Academic Dean – College Or University - University of Calgary

Date Posted: Jul 21, 2022

Job Detail





  • Earned doctorate degree
  • or equivalent experience


5 years or more

Work Setting

  • Willing to relocate
  • Relocation costs covered by employer

Budgetary Responsibility

  • $8000001 +



  • Recruit and hire teachers and other staff
  • Advise president or rector of university or college
  • Direct through subordinate staff research and curriculum development
  • Participate in activities of various faculty and college committees
  • Plan administer and control budgets for projects programs support services and equipment
  • Plan organize direct control and evaluate academic and related activities of a college or university faculty
  • Recommend curriculum revisions and additions and approve scheduling of courses


  • More than 20 people
  • Working groups

Additional Information

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Work under pressure
  • Attention to detail
  • Combination of sitting standing walking
  • Fast-paced environment
  • Large workload
  • Tight deadlines

Personal Suitability

  • Accurate
  • Client focus
  • Dependability
  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Flexibility
  • Initiative
  • Interpersonal awareness
  • Judgement
  • Organized
  • Reliability
  • Team player
  • Values and ethics


Health benefits

  • Dental plan
  • Disability benefits
  • Health care plan
  • Paramedical services coverage
  • Vision care benefits

Financial benefits

  • As per collective agreement

Long term benefits

  • Group insurance benefits
  • Life insurance
  • Maternity and parental benefits
  • Other benefits
  • Pension plan

Other benefits

  • Learning/training paid by employer
  • On-site amenities
  • On-site daycare available
  • On-site recreation and activities
  • Paid time off (volunteering or personal days)
  • Team building opportunities
  • Parking available
  • Wellness program

Additional requirements

Screening questions

  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?