University of Arizona, Eller College of Management - Executive Director/Assistant Dean, Marketing and Communications
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Executive Director/Assistant Dean, Marketing and Communications


The Eller College of Management at the University of Arizona is internationally recognized for pioneering research, innovative curriculum, distinguished faculty, and excellence in management information systems, entrepreneurship, and social responsibility. U.S. News & World Report ranks the Eller College undergraduate program #9 among public business schools and two of its programs are among the top 20 -- Entrepreneurship and Management Information Systems. In addition to a Full-Time MBA program, Eller College offers an Evening MBA program, the Eller Executive MBA, and the Online MBA. The Eller College of Management supports more than 6,000 undergraduate and 900 graduate students on the University of Arizona’s 393-acre campus in Tucson and at a satellite campus in downtown Phoenix.

Established in 1885 and located in Tucson, AZ, the University of Arizona is one of the nation’s premier public research universities, a member of the Association of American Universities, and a land-grant university committed to diversity, with more than 42,000 students enrolled in 20 colleges and 11 schools on three campuses. The University ranks among the top 20 public universities in research and development expenditures with $650 million in federal funding. Recognized as a global leader for its research, the University of Arizona is advancing the frontiers of interdisciplinary scholarship and entrepreneurial partnerships. Its graduates are real-world ready and highly employable through the University’s 100% Student Engagement initiative. The University of Arizona benefits the state with an estimated economic impact of $8.3 billion annually.


Under the leadership of its new Dean, Paulo Goes, the Eller College of Management is poised to build on its momentum of success. Dr. Goes’ goal is to position the college as the leader in business education that matters in today’s fast-paced economic environment. The vision will be implemented through strategies that consolidate and create leading edge academic programs that foster innovation, entrepreneurship, business analytics, and digital transformation. A strong and effective marketing, communications, and brand strategy is a critical component of the comprehensive Eller College plan.  The college’s strategic communications program will impact all facets of academic, administrative and student life including student enrollment, national rankings, fundraising, alumni relations, and more.

Job Description

The University of Arizona seeks an experienced marketing and communications leader for the position of Executive Director/Assistant Dean, Marketing and Communications, Eller College of Management to provide strategic marketing and communications expertise and leadership for the college. Higher Talent is pleased to present this opportunity to talented professionals interested in the opportunity to play a leadership role at a top-tier public research university on an exciting growth path.


Date Created:
17 Apr 2017
Primary Contact:
Name: Diane Charness
Job Title: President
Business Phone: (301) 320 9007 ext 101
Secondary Contact:
Name: Kimberly Templeton
Job Title: Executive Search Consultant
Business Phone: 301-320-9007 ext 105