JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

February 1, 2022 - July 31, 2022

Northwestern University

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School of Education and Social Policy
Dean, School of Education and Social Policy

JOE ID Number: 2022-01_111469446
Date Posted: 07/04/2022
Date Inactive: 07/31/2022
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Dean, School of Education and Social Policy
Section: US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Evanston, Illinois, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: 00 -- 00 - Default: Any Field
Full Text of JOE Listing:

Northwestern University invites inquiries, nominations, and applications for the position of dean of the School of Education and Social Policy (SESP).

The University seeks a new dean to provide courageous, collaborative, and visionary leadership to further advance the school and to marshal the resources necessary to support the school's goals. Reporting to the provost, the dean is the chief executive and academic officer of the school, joining with faculty and staff in overseeing academic programs and policies; fostering a vibrant, equitable, and inclusive community that generates a passion for the school's mission; developing and stewarding the school's financial, capital, and human resources; and playing a leadership role in fundraising and external relations.

Applications should include, as separate documents, a CV or resume and a letter of interest addressing the themes in the leadership profile, found at (

WittKieffer is assisting Northwestern University in this search. For fullest consideration, candidate materials should be received by October 15.

Application materials should be submitted using WittKieffer’s candidate portal (

Nominations and inquiries can be directed to:
Robin Mamlet, Alejandra Gillette-Teran and Cathryn Davis

Northwestern University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer.

Application Requirements:
  • External Application Link
Application deadline: 01/31/2023