Dean Search

New York University, a world-class, global research university, seeks a visionary strategist and creative leader to serve as the new Dean of the Tandon School of Engineering (formerly known as Brooklyn Poly). The Dean will assume leadership at a critical moment in Tandon’s history and must be a transformative leader who can mobilize both internal and external communities to create a powerful and distinctive vision for Tandon as a leading institution that delivers extraordinary education for students and pioneers research that changes the world. Tandon, the second oldest private engineering school in the United States, completed its integration into NYU in 2014 and, in a remarkably short period of time, has risen from a ranking in the mid-80s to #45 in the US News & World Report graduate engineering rankings. 

Full Position Description

Application Process

New York University has engaged Isaacson, Miller, a national executive search firm, to assist with this search. Inquiries, nominations, and applications should be directed in confidence to the firm as directed below.

John Muckle, Kate Barry, or Karen McPhedran
Isaacson, Miller
263 Summer Street
7th Floor
Boston, MA 02210

Electronic submission is strongly encouraged.

NYU is committed to equality and is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage inquiries from candidates who will enrich and contribute to the cultural and ethnic diversity of our University. New York University does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, creed, color, religion, marital status, gender identity and/or expression, sexual orientation, veteran status, national origin, or disability status in employment, or in our education programs.