Associate Dean Faculty of Graduate Studies - Call for Applications

The Faculty of Graduate Studies is searching for one half-time Associate Dean. The term of this position is normally for three years, although a term of up to five-years is negotiable. The Associate Dean position involves significant contact with people from across the entire spectrum of the UVic community: students, staff, faculty, and senior administrators.  The search committee encourages applications from Indigenous people, persons with disabilities, members of visible minorities, women, people of all sexual orientations and genders, and others who may contribute to the further diversification of the administration of the Faculty. Please note that applicants must be tenured regular members of the Faculty of Graduate Studies.


Position Description

Position Criteria

Related links

Policy GV0635 - Appointment of the Associate Dean of Graduate Studies 

Policy of the Vice-President Academic and Provost Regarding Terms and Conditions of Appointment of Associate Deans

Committee information

Members of the Committee

Committee contact: 

Equity statement

UVic is committed to upholding the values of equity, diversity, and inclusion in our living, learning and work environments. In pursuit of our values, we seek members who will work respectfully and constructively with differences and across levels of power. We actively encourage applications from members of groups experiencing barriers to equity. Read our full equity statement here:

Persons with disabilities, who anticipate needing accommodation for any part of the application and hiring process, may contact Faculty Relations and Academic Administration in the Office of the VP Academic and Provost at  Any personal information provided will be maintained in confidence.

To apply

Please send your electronic application (pdf format ONLY) including a cover letter, your up to date CV, and the names and contact information of three references to (Assistant to the Dean, Faculty of Graduate Studies) by noon on March 9, 2020. You will receive an e-mail acknowledging receipt.   

Additional information 

If you would like more information about the position you may contact Dean David Capson at (local 5187).  

Interviews are anticipated to take place on March 20th or 27th in the afternoon.

Student mental health
Professional development
Three Minute Thesis (3MT)
Graduate Students' Society

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