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Office of the Provost

Dean of College of Education

The Opportunity

The search for the position of Dean of  College of Education at the University of South Carolina-Columbia is underway. A vibrant educational community, the College of Education (COE) is a state and national leader in providing comprehensive preparation for teachers, counselors, education administrators, researchers, and policymakers. The College offers 4 undergraduate, 17 masters, 9 doctoral, 2 educational specialists, and 4 certificate of graduate study programs. The College of Education is a dynamic, nurturing learning community that supports the growth of aspiring and practicing educators. Through purposeful interaction among faculty and students, the College emphasizes the active construction and application of knowledge, skills, and dispositions to promote educational excellence, equity, and opportunity in the 21st century. COE honors its responsibility to contribute to the high achievement of all learners and the development of an educated populace. Pursuant to this responsibility, COE is committed to developing and sharing expertise and leadership as well as offering a forum for education dialogue and advancement.

Candidate Visits

Four finalists have been selected for the position of dean of the College of Education.  Campus interviews with university leadership, faculty, staff and students will take place on the below dates.  During the visits, the candidates will give a presentation titled "The Path Forward:  Opportunity, Innovation and Impact."  The presentations will be held in the Russell House Theater and available on Teams Live.  All faculty, staff and students are encouraged to attend and provide feedback to the search committee.   Finalist names, CVs, presentation, and feedback information will be accessible here, using your UofSC Network Username credentials to log in.

Candidate A - September 6-7

Candidate B - September 8-9

Candidate C - September 12-13

Candidate D - September 14-15


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