Website University of California, Riverside

The University of California, Riverside (UC Riverside or UCR) seeks a visionary, growth-oriented, and accomplished leader to serve as its next dean of the School of Public Policy (SPP).

A detailed leadership profile is available at this link.

All applications, nominations and inquiries are invited. Applications should include, as separate documents, a CV or resume, a letter of interest addressing the themes in this profile, and a statement of contributions to diversity. WittKieffer is assisting UC Riverside in this search. For fullest consideration, application materials should be received by Monday, March 21, 2022. Application materials should be submitted using WittKieffer’s candidate portal.

Nominations and inquiries can be directed to:

Zachary A. Smith, Ph.D., Julia Bradley, and Jessica Herrington at

The University of California is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer with a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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