Dean of the School of Engineering and Applied Science

Monday, July 3, 2017
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Yale University
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Yale University invites applications and nominations for the position of Dean of the School of Engineering & Applied Sciences (SEAS), a division within Yale’s Faculty of Arts and Sciences, to begin on January 1 or July 1, 2018. Reporting jointly to the Dean of the Faculty of Arts and Sciences and the Provost, the Dean will provide leadership and strategic oversight for the five SEAS departments: Biomedical Engineering; Chemical and Environmental Engineering; Computer Science; Electrical Engineering; and Mechanical Engineering & Materials Science, which currently comprise roughly 80 ladder faculty members. SEAS anticipates additional ladder appointments in the near future to support recent campus-wide initiatives in science and engineering. Qualified candidates must meet the standards for a tenured appointment at the Full Professor level in one of Yale’s academic departments. A detailed description of the position can be found here (

Letters of application should include a current CV and cover letter, and should be submitted to by August 15, 2017. Letters of nomination should be sent to

Yale University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer. Yale values diversity among its students, staff, and faculty and strongly welcomes applications from women, persons with disabilities, protected veterans, and underrepresented minorities.