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Wayne State iSchool launches Associate Dean search


Wayne State University seeks applications for the Associate Dean position in its School of Information Sciences (SIS). Reporting to the Dean of the School of Information Sciences and the Wayne State University Library System (ULS), this is a unique leadership opportunity for an experienced, nationally recognized leader to help grow the School and to provide oversight for its academic programs. Click here to learn more.

The Wayne State School of Information Sciences (SIS) is home to two master’s degrees: a master’s in Library and Information Science (LIS) that is fully accredited by the American Library Association (ALA); and a new master’s in Information Management (IM). As a leader in online graduate programs, the School is an exemplar of exceptional online instruction at Wayne State University. Faculty research and teaching span numerous specialties including: Health Informatics, Data Analytics, Archives, Human Computer Interaction, History of Libraries and Information, School Library Media, Public Library Services to Children and Young Adults, Data Curation and Web Architecture.

Located at the epicenter of Detroit’s ongoing renaissance, Wayne State University has a strong urban commitment, with 29,000 full and part-time students. The school is a member of the iSchools organization.

This opening is also listed on the iSchools jobs page, along with positions available at other institutions.