Valen Johnson, University Distinguished Professor of Statistics, Interim Dean of Science
Texas A&M University
Kevin Pitts, Professor of Physics, Vice Provost for Undergraduate Education
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Pablo Laguna, Professor and Chair, School of Physics
Georgia Institute of Technology
As the scientific core of Texas A&M University, the College of Science provides the highest quality of science education, scholarly research, and technical expertise to the people and industries of Texas and the United States. The College is at the forefront of educational efforts producing the next generation of scientists, educators, and professional leaders, advancing discovery and solving real-world problems, and providing invaluable scientific expertise through worldwide scholarly publication, service on scientific advisory and editorial boards, and leadership in international bodies.
Institutional objectives include contributing to Texas A&M’s mission to become one of the nation’s top 10 public institutions, providing unique learning experiences and fundamental science education to students across A&M, conducting basic and interdisciplinary research and producing the next generation of scientists and responsible professional leaders, and providing scientific service to Texas, the United States, and applicable professions.
The College boasts two Nobel laureates, three National Academy of Sciences members, six American Academy of Arts and Sciences Fellows, nearly half of A&M’s distinguished professors, and all but one of its Searle Scholars.
Applications should include a curriculum vitae, a cover letter including a statement of interest, and a list of five references. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. For fullest consideration, applicant materials should be received by October 26, 2018.
Applications and nominations should be submitted electronically in confidence to TAMUDeanSci@spencerstuart.com
. Applicant information will be kept confidential to the maximum extent allowable by law. Additional information and the timeline can be found on this website http://sciencesearch.tamu.edu