The University of Waterloo (Waterloo) is currently seeking candidates committed to building on its strengths and imagining its future as the next Dean of the Faculty of Arts (Dean).

Ideal Candidate:
You are an engaged and collaborative leader with demonstrated senior academic experience. You can lead within and across a broad range of disciplines, with an understanding of the particular challenges and unique strengths of each. You are a strong people-leader and relationship builder; you are able to pro-actively manage effective relations with and among faculty and staff through open and inclusive dialogue and have the ability to build a strong and collaborative team. You are a diligent steward with demonstrated experience managing and maintaining academic plans and financial resources.
With a strong commitment to academic excellence, you have a demonstrated understanding of developing the highest quality of teaching and research. You have a strong commitment to increasing accessibility, equity, and diversity, and the ability to maintain an inclusive climate that reflects the University’s goals to foster inclusivity, a sense of belonging, and a culture of involvement. You value relationships within, across, and outside the University and actively build and maintain connections that support the goals of Waterloo and its community.

If you are interested in this opportunity, kindly submit your application online at: For additional information, please contact Amorell Saunders N’Daw at or Bola Moradeyo at If you require accommodation in order to participate as a candidate in the recruitment process, please contact or communicate your needs to the recruitment professionals named above.

To view the full ad, please click Advertisement-Dean_Arts.pdf