Founded in 1863, Boston College is a Jesuit, Catholic university located six miles from downtown Boston with an enrollment of 9,150 full-time undergraduates and 4,420 graduate and professional students. Ranked 31 among national universities, Boston College has 758 full-time and 1,096 FTE faculty, 2,750 non-faculty employees, an operating budget of $956 million, and an endowment in excess of $2.2 billion.
The Associate Dean for Finance and Administration is the Chief Operations Officer for the Law School. The Associate Dean advises and assists the Dean in developing and implementing Law School policies that support the strategic direction of the School. The Associate Dean assumes responsibility for functions and projects as delegated by the Dean, assumes a significant role in rethinking the administrative functions at the Law School, and serves as a member, with other Associate Deans, of the Dean's Management team for the Law School.
As Chief Operating Officer, the Associate Dean for Finance and Administration develops and implements policies and procedures consistent with the strategic goals of the Law School. The Associate Dean, Finance & Administration assumes primary responsibility for Human Resource management for administrative employees, including the annual performance evaluation and merit raise program for non-faculty employees. Responsible for the Law School operating budget--long range planning and policy, as well as implementation for administrative functions. Through the Academic Budget and Projection Process, works with the Dean and the Office of the Provost to develop strategic goals and assess their operational impact. Manages Law School financial resources and oversees budget planning and administration including projections, regular reviews and quarterly forecasts for all accounts. Develops and implements plans for cost effective use of existing resources and for effective use of new resources as needed. Works with other offices at Boston College, including the Office of the Provost, and the Budget Office to establish a sound financial structure for the School. Represents the Dean as needed on University committees. Responsible for space management, physical plant maintenance and improvements.
Position Details: Department: 056001 - Dean - Law School Position: 00001581 - Associate Dean, Finance & Administration Grade: 4TH
Full-Time Equivalent Hiring Range: $110,850 to $138,550; salary commensurate with relevant experience.
MBA strongly preferred and a J.D., M.A. or other relevant advanced degree strongly preferred. Significant and progressively more responsible administrative and management experience, including planning and budget responsibilities, preferable in legal or higher education, or in a legal organization. Strong financial management skills.
Boston College conducts background checks as part of the hiring process.
Boston College is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of any legally protected category including disability and protected veteran status. To learn more about how BC supports diversity and inclusion throughout the university please visit the Office for Institutional Diversity at http://www.bc.edu/offices/diversity.
Internal Number: 2789
About Boston College
Boston College is one of the nation's best and most selective universities, with U.S. News & World Report ranking Boston College 31st among national universities, and Forbes ranking it 26th in its 2012 America's Best Colleges listing. Boston College confers more than 4,000 degrees annually in more than 50 fields of study through eight schools and colleges. Faculty members are committed to both teaching and research having earned nearly $60 million in research grants in the last year alone. The University has made a major commitment to academic excellence. As part of its Strategic Plan, Boston College is in the process of adding 100 new faculty positions, expanding faculty and graduate research, increasing student financial aid to more than $128 million annually, and widening opportunities in key undergraduate programs, such as international study, internships and student formation.