Company Name:
Brown University
Approximate Salary:
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Providence, Rhode Island
United States
Position type:
Full Time
Experience level:
5-7 years
Education level:
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Associate Dean for Student Affairs

Brown University, Division of Biology and Medicine

Providence, Rhode Island

The Associate Dean for Student Affairs is a major leadership position at the Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University. The Associate Dean, working with the Senior Associate Dean for Medical Education, will lead and manage all activities of the Office of Student Affairs, including but not limited to student services, student advising, the learning environment, career development and wellness initiatives. The Associate Dean will be responsible for the development and design of student support programming and preparation and management of all student related budgets. The Associate Dean will be actively engaged with students in all phases of the process that leads to completion of the medical degree, including oversight and support for student research and other scholarly activities; academic accommodations and licensing exam preparation activities; and career advising and mentoring as they progress through the residency application and selection process. The Associate Dean will also work closely with the Associate Dean for Medical Education who oversees the medical school curriculum. The Associate Dean is a collaborative senior leadership partner in the Warren Alpert Medical School (AMS), interacting with all AMS departments, colleagues and staff, both internal and external to Brown.


  • MD or MD/PhD plus a minimum of 5 years' experience in medical school academic administration either in a Dean's office position or as a course director, clerkship director, or residency training director or equivalent combination of education/experience
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to work collaboratively as a member of an interdisciplinary team
  • Ability to design and manage innovative student support programming and systems
  • Excellent financial and budgetary management skills
  • Detail oriented and with excellent time management skills

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All offers of employment are contingent upon consent to criminal background screening check and education verification with results satisfactory to Brown.

Brown University is committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive academic global community; as an EEO/AA employer, Brown considers applicants for employment without regard to, and does not discriminate on the basis of, gender, race, protected veteran status, disability, or any other legally protected status.

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Located in historic Providence, Rhode Island and founded in 1764, Brown University is the seventh-oldest college in the United States. Brown is an independent, coeducational Ivy League institution comprising undergraduate and graduate programs, plus the Alpert Medical School, School of Public Health, School of Engineering, and the School of Professional Studies.

With its talented and motivated student body and accomplished faculty, Brown is a leading research university that maintains a particular commitment to exceptional undergraduate instruction. Brown's vibrant, diverse campus community consists of about 4,500 staff and faculty, 6,200 undergraduates, 2,000 graduate students, 490 medical school students, more than 5,000 summer, visiting, and online students, and over 700 faculty members. Brown students come from all 50 states and more than 115 countries. Brown is frequently recognized for its global reach, many cultural events, numerous campus groups and activities, active community service programs, highly competitive athletics, and beautiful facilities located in a richly historic urban setting.

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