HIRING RANGE: Commensurate with qualifications and experience

CLOSING DATE: Open Until Filled

GENERAL INFORMATION: John Tyler Community College is a two-year public institution of higher education and one of the largest of the 23 community colleges in Virginia. With campuses in Chester and Midlothian in the metropolitan Richmond area and at off-campus classrooms throughout the area, John Tyler Community College provides quality educational opportunities that inspire student success and community vitality. The College’s vision is a success story for every student.

RESPONSIBILITIES: Our college is seeking to fill an Associate Dean position. The associate dean of arts, humanities, math and social sciences will assist the division with providing direct support to students and faculty. Duties include but are not limited to providing excellent customer service to students and faculty, resolving student concerns and issues, assisting with development of the course schedule, reviewing faculty technology requests, completing part-time faculty evaluations, assisting with program assessment, advising students, assisting with management of day-to-day operations, working on special projects, assisting with evening supervision, and serving on committees internal and external to the institution.

QUALIFICATIONS: Required: A Master’s degree from an accredited college or university in a discipline area applicable to the division; excellent oral and written communications skills; excellent problem-solving skills. The successful candidate must be willing to provide evening campus coverage and to be flexible to work at both of the College’s campuses. Successful completion and passing of a criminal background check.

Preferred: Postsecondary administrative experience, especially in two-year colleges; education beyond the master’s; experience with instructional technology.

* Note: Effective September 1, 2021, state employees will be required to provided their vaccination status in compliance with the Governor’s mandate, Executive Order #18. Newly hired, including employees transferring from other state agencies, will be required to provide their vaccination status prior to starting a position or at the latest by their position start date. Additional detail regarding how to request and accommodation, required weekly Covid-19 testing, and mask requirement will be provided by Human Resources for newly hired or transferred employee who are unvaccinated.

APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS: Acceptable application packages are those submitted through the Commonwealth of Virginia career website located at https://virginiajobs.peopleadmin.com/postings/244662.

REQUIRED: A fully completed state application, cover letter, CV/resume to include a list of three professional references, cover letter, and copies of all applicable transcripts must be submitted through the career website to receive consideration.

There is a limit on the number and size of attachments that can be uploaded with the application. Documents that are unable to be uploaded in the career website should be sent via email to facultyjobs@jtcc.edu immediately after successfully applying to the position. Please do not submit the same document in the system and by email. The career website will provide a confirmation of receipt when the application has been submitted. Please refer to your online account for the status of your application and the status of this position.

John Tyler Community College embraces a culture of diversity, equity and inclusion that empowers anyone from anywhere to be successful in their academic and professional pursuits. We strive to provide an environment that is enriching to all by understanding and appreciating our dimensions of diversity, becoming global citizens, and welcoming new ways of engaging the unique contributions of all people.

Nondiscrimination Policy

Human Resources

Chester and Midlothian Campuses

Chester Campus


Goyne Hall, Room A101


Monday–Friday: 8 a.m.–5 p.m.

Midlothian Campus

Administration Building, Room B215

Monday–Friday: 8 a.m.–5 p.m.