UCT’s Faculty of Humanities is recognised on the continent for its excellence and as an intellectual meeting point between Africa and the world. (see www.humanities.uct.ac.za )
We seek a Dean with a scholarly record appropriate to the professor/associate professor level and demonstrable experience and ability to guide and manage a diverse faculty.
The Dean will be expected to lead strategic initiatives as outlined in the university strategic plan, by implementing measures to improve, inter alia, the class, race and gender representivity of students and staff in the Faculty and to enhance diversity and inclusivity in the institution.
The Dean will also lead and promote the Faculty’s engagement with key institutions and scholars on the continent and globally.
Aside from building on the strengths of the Faculty, as a member of the senior leadership team at a university-wide level, the Dean will actively contribute to shaping and implementing the University’s strategic goals as well as contributing to the University’s collective institutional leadership and management.
Cape TownWestern CapeSouth Africa
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