POSITION ANNOUNCEMENT: Interim Associate Dean of Faculty Affairs and Professional Development Fall 2024-Spring 2025

The position of Interim Associate Dean of Faculty Affairs & Professional Development offers a unique opportunity for senior faculty to gain valuable leadership experience in the central administration of the university. For 2024-25, the priorities in the Office of Faculty Affairs will center on expanding DEI initiatives, including leadership development and recruitment workshops. The Associate Dean will continue to assist the Associate Provost in all faculty-related processes and have significant responsibilities in the development and implementation of all new and continuing priorities and initiatives.

Applications are now welcome. Faculty with department chair experience, and/or other campus-wide leadership experience are especially encouraged to apply. Applications will be accepted until review begins on May 20. Interviews will be scheduled after May 20 and will continue until the position is filled. Start date is negotiable but is anticipated between July 1 and August 5, 2024.

Nominations and applications are invited for the position of Interim Associate Dean of Faculty Affairs and Professional Development. The Associate Dean reports to the Associate Provost for Faculty Affairs and Professional Development.

Please click the link below to view the position description and information on how to apply.

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National Center for Faculty Development & Diversity (NCFDD)

Extensive resources are available to support faculty research, scholarship and creative activities (RSCA), with a special focus on supporting BIPOC and women faculty.

We encourage you to claim your FREE membership by following these steps:

  1. Visit and select San Francisco State University from the list of Institutional Members.
  2. On the institution’s landing page, click “Activate Your Membership.”
  3. Complete the registration process, and be sure to use your institutional email address (i.e.,
  4. You will receive an email prompting you to activate your account


Courses and Programs

Center for Equity and Excellence in Teaching and Learning (CEETL) offers faculty development programming that addresses foundational and specialized teaching and learning theory and practices, with a focus on social justice and inclusion in teaching and learning. CEETL offers various courses on faculty development year-round.