Dean Search

Dean Search

Position Overview

Baylor University seeks an innovative and collaborative leader to serve as Dean of the Robbins College of Health and Human Sciences (RCHHS). This is an extraordinary opportunity to lead a unique school that will contribute to the University’s goal of becoming a preeminent Christian research university. Chartered in 1845, Baylor fulfills its mission “to educate men and women for worldwide leadership and service by integrating academic excellence and Christian commitment within a caring community.”

A young, vibrant, and growing college offering undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral programs on-site and online, as well as through partnerships with the U.S. Military, RCHHS has made tremendous strides and will continue to grow under the leadership of a strategic dean who is energized by its possibilities. RCHHS programs in health and human sciences have a wide range of impact on the health, well-being, and quality of life for individuals, families, communities, and environments. In addressing health, data sciences, materials, and human flourishing, RCCHS programs impact many of the critical areas of focus of Illuminate, the University’s strategic plan.

This is an exciting opportunity to lead a college with a strong foundation and an upward trajectory, supported by a talented and dedicated group of faculty and staff and outstanding students who are committed to Baylor’s mission. Baylor seeks a dean for RCHHS who combines exemplary academic achievements with strategic leadership ability, outstanding interpersonal and communication skills, collaborative and creative energy, entrepreneurial ambition, and a passion for leading a college whose mission is to be a center of excellence in health and human sciences education, research, creative endeavor, and service within a 21st century Christian research university.