Administrative head of the university's law program. Responsibilities include developing the curriculum, staffing the department, reviewing faculty performance, and creating an atmosphere conducive to scholarly pursuits. Requires a law degree with at least 7 years of experience in the field. Familiar with a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures. Relies on extensive experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. Leads and directs the work of others. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected. Typically reports to top management.
Alternate Job Titles: Dean of Law, University Dean of Law School, Dean of Law School, College Dean of Law School, Law School Dean