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Provost / Dean of Faculty

Notre Dame College

Notre Dame College ( invites applications and nominations for the Provost / Dean of Faculty position. Notre Dame is a Catholic, four-year liberal arts college, founded in 1922 by the Sisters of Notre Dame.  The College offers graduate and undergraduate programs and has NCAA and intramural sports. Notre Dame College is located on a beautiful campus in South Euclid, a suburban residential community east of Cleveland, Ohio.


The Provost/Dean of Faculty is the Chief Academic Officer of the College and will serve as the Officer in charge in the absence of the President.  As a member of the President’s Cabinet, the Provost/Dean of Faculty will be responsible for maintaining and creating quality academic programs for the College that will assure academic excellence and create meaningful opportunities for all students to thrive regardless of ability level. Other responsibilities of the Provost/Dean of Faculty include academic operations, hiring, evaluation and administration of faculty, budgeting, strategic planning and the ability to address and navigate external changes impacting the higher education sector.  Working collaboratively with the other Deans and division chairs, the Provost/Dean of Faculty will seek to aid students in overcoming non-academic barriers to Student Success by recognizing the needs of a diverse student body. 

The ideal candidate will have a doctorate from an accredited institution in an academic discipline; a distinguished record of teaching, scholarship and collegial service; a minimum of 3 years of academic administrative experience, an understanding of and at least 3 years experience with accreditation related to at least two of the following bodies: HLC, State, and program-specific accrediting bodies; an appreciation for the role of a Catholic college in 21st century America; a strong commitment to the ideals of a liberal arts education; academic integrity; an understanding and appreciation of the mission of the College; and a respect for the Sisters of Notre Dame, their Mission and Core Values. 


Notre Dame College is being assisted by the partners of Hyatt-Fennell. Submit applications and nominations to Cheryl Hyatt or Robert Head at Applications will be reviewed as they are received and must be submitted prior to October 20, 2021 to receive full consideration. Applications should include a letter of interest, resume/cv and five professional references submitted to


Notre Dame College is an Equal Opportunity Employer.