The University of Maryland, Baltimore County (UMBC) seeks nominations and applications for a visionary, energetic, and innovative leader to serve as Dean of the College of Engineering and Information Technology.
UMBC, which is classified as a Doctoral University: Higher Research Activity by the Carnegie Foundation, enrolls nearly 14,000 students, including approximately 2,500 graduate students. UMBC is one of the 12 campuses of the University System of Maryland and is located on 500 wooded, rolling acres just outside of Baltimore and about 45 minutes from Washington, DC. UMBC offers 59 majors and 40 minors, as well as 23 certificate programs, spanning the arts, engineering and information technology, humanities, sciences, pre-professional studies and social sciences. UMBC’s Graduate School offers 39 master’s degree programs, 24 doctoral degree programs and 24 graduate certificates. Graduate programs include engineering, information technology, education, emergency health services, imaging and digital arts, aging studies, life sciences, psychology, public policy and a host of other fields. UMBC contributes to the economic development of the State and the region through entrepreneurial initiatives, workforce training, K-16 partnerships, and technology commercialization in collaboration with public agencies and the corporate community. UMBC is nationally recognized for its innovative undergraduate education.