Bard Academy and Bard College at Simon’s Rock invite applications for a dynamic individual
who will join our administrative team as the Dean of Faculty and Curricular Development,
beginning July 2021.
Bard College at Simon’s Rock is a small, selective liberal arts college located in Berkshire County, Massachusetts. The college serves younger students eager to begin college early, with a first-year median age of 16. Bard Academy, our rigorous and creative high school program that opened in 2015, serves students at the 9th and 10th grade level.
The Dean of Faculty and Curricular Development (DFCD) provides leadership and administrative oversight of the development and staffing of the academic programs for the Academy and the College. In partnership with the Provost, the DFCD supervises, coaches, and evaluates the faculty. The DFCD reports to the Provost, and together with the Dean of Studies forms the leadership of all of Simon’s Rock’s academic programming. The DFCD also oversees collaborations with the Bard Early Colleges, Open Society University Network (OSUN) campuses, and other academic partners.
Interested applicants should send a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, sample course syllabus,
and the names and contact information for three references through the listing on Interfolio.com.
Simon’s Rock is AA/EOE, and we encourage applications from candidates of all races, nationalities, sexual orientations, gender identities, and socioeconomic levels. Employment is contingent on successful completion of background check. Review of applications begins immediately, and will continue until the position is filled.