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Associate Dean, Division of Clinical Health Sciences

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Application deadline: March 18, 2020

Senior Consultant: Andrea Warren Hamos

Senior Consultant: Stacey Morgan Foster

Associate Consultant: Disa Mason

University of Alaska Anchorage

College of Health

Associate Dean, Division of Clinical Health Sciences


The University of Alaska Anchorage invites applications and nominations for the position of Associate Dean, Division of Clinical Health Sciences, in the College of Health.  This exciting, new leadership position will help shape the future of clinical health science for Alaska, guiding the College to ensure that graduates are ready to meet state needs.

Surrounded by natural beauty in an urban environment, the University of Alaska Anchorage (UAA) offers a gateway to innovative thinking, learning and exploration. UAA is a comprehensive university whose core missions are excellence, student success, access, and workforce development.

The College of Health (COH) is committed to advancing the health and well-being of people and communities.  Offering more than 45 certificate or degree program options, the UAA College of Health is leading the statewide health planning to meet Alaska’s growing healthcare workforce demands. The College of Health is led by the Dean, who also serves as the UA system Vice Provost of Health Programs.

The Division of Clinical Health Sciences includes two schools: the School of Nursing and the School of Allied Health. The Associate Dean for the Division of Clinical Health Sciences is responsible for the effective administration of all academic and administrative matters within the Division of Clinical Health Sciences. As a member of the University’s management team, the Associate Dean participates in setting direction and advocating for the Division of Clinical Health Sciences, promoting the College as an active participant in the area’s economic development and a principal contributor to the quality of life in the community.

More information about the Associate Dean for the Division of Clinical Health Sciences role, position requirements, and UAA can be found in the position profile in the Open Searches section of the Academic Search website:

The search is being assisted by Academic Search, Inc. Nominations, applications, and inquiries can be sent to: For a confidential discussion of this position prior to applying or nominating, please contact Senior Consultants Stacey Morgan Foster, J.D., at  or Andrea Warren Hamos, Ph.D., at The position will remain open until filled, but only applications received by March 18, 2020 can be assured full consideration.

The   University   of   Alaska   Anchorage   is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and educational institution. The University of Alaska does  not  discriminate  on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, citizenship, age, sex, physical or mental disability, status as a protected veteran, marital status, changes in marital status, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical conditions, parenthood, sexual orientation, gender identity, political affiliation or belief, genetic information, or other legally protected status. The University’s commitment to nondiscrimination, including against sex discrimination, applies to students, employees, and applicants for admission and employment. Contact information, applicable laws, and complaint procedures are included on UA’s statement of nondiscrimination  available  at

Applicants must be eligible for employment under the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986 and subsequent amendments. Application for employment with the University of Alaska is subject to public disclosure. No work visas will be sponsored for this position.