Job: Dean, Libraries and Academic Success Centers

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Dean, Libraries and Academic Success Centers

Number position available:

$92,800 - $120,600 Salary commensurate with education and experience.

Job Category:

Position DOES NOT require a Master's degree from an ALA accredited program.


The Dean of Libraries and Academic Success Centers provides strategic vision and leadership in developing, implementing, and assessing direction for the Libraries and Academic Success Centers while embracing current trends and direction and their function within a college setting. The Dean sets the vision, direction, and supervises the multiple laboratories and tutoring departments that comprise the Academic Success Centers of the College. This includes the STEM Center, a dedicated area for students majoring in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math careers, along with separate labs for Mathematics, Writing, ESL, Reading and a General Tutoring Lab.

The Dean will also work in researching and developing ideas for grants that will continue to fund and grow the library along with forging partnerships with other institutions and organizations. The Dean will bring knowledge of current trends in technology to address the learning style of incoming students and innovations that can be incorporated into the library setting in order to help our students succeed in their academic goals. The library at North and South Campus are joint-use facilities with the Broward County Library .

The U/C Library is a collaborative effort between Broward College and Florida Atlantic University (FAU). The Dean reports to the Broward College Central Campus President & Vice-Provost for Teaching Excellence & Learning, and serves as a member of the Governance Policy Advisory Committee and other college-wide committees related to administrative and planning activities. For the Central Campus Library matters, this position is responsible to both the Campus President and the FAU Associate Provost for Broward through the Governance Policy Advisory Committee, or GPAC. For the Academic Success Centers, the Dean reports directly to the Campus President. This position oversees division budgets and is responsible for managing assets and personnel that serve other college-wide units.


Minimum Education:

  • Master’s degree in Library and Information Science or Master’s in other appropriate field required. 
  • Doctorate preferred.

Minimum Experience/Training

  • Seven to ten years of progressive administrative or managerial experience, preferably in the public sector of higher education.
  • Experience with budget administration, instruction and shared governance a plus.
  • An equivalent combination of education and experience considered.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Knowledge of budget, finance and the proper administration and expenditure of public funds. Conversant with current computer and technological practices in the field. Firm understanding of the college system and the university system in the state. Knowledge of libraries, research and learning resources.
  • Models inclusive excellence through specific actions that support the College's diversity goals in the recruitment, hiring, and retention of talented and diverse faculty and staff
  • Recruits, trains and retains superior quality administrators and staff
  • Provides leadership, supervision, professional development opportunities, and evaluation of the associate deans, directors, managers, and staff
  • Oversees multiple academic or business affairs or student affairs departments, units or centers
  • Develops and administers several large departmental budget(s) and State/Federal grants
  • Works directly with contractual provisions, interpreting contract language and working with faculty to ensure contract provisions are met
  • Has full responsibility to oversight of multiple academic discipline/or units
  • Responsible for the protection and safe-keeping of confidential data acquired during the course of work


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Open Until Filled

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Additional information
Library Type:
  • Academic Libraries
  • Institutional Libraries
  • Public Libraries

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Job Location

Physical address where the job position is located.

Job Place:
Broward College Central Campus

Job Location:
Southeast Florida

3501 Davie Road Florida




Institution Information
Institution Name :
Broward College Central Campus

3501 Davie Road Florida




Contact Information / How to apply
Contact Name:
Erika Zuniga

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How to apply

Please visit our webiste to submit an online application with the required documents.

Please remember to attach the required documents:

  • Cover Letter
  • Resume/CN
  • Unofficial Transcripts with degree date conferred


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