Dean of Hellenic College

Hellenic College Holy Cross (HCHC) seeks a dynamic, experienced dean of the undergraduate college, Hellenic College. Hellenic College is dedicated to educating students for success in their professions within the life and values of a vibrant Orthodox Christian community. The College offers a distinctive core curriculum and selected majors taught by outstanding faculty.

The dean provides rigorous academic and administrative leadership required for achieving the highest standards of educational quality. The dean exhibits the highest priority for academic excellence in support of faculty and students. The dean executes these position responsibilities in concert with the faculty, supporting them in achieving excellence in teaching, scholarship, and service. The dean serves an important role as ambassador for Hellenic College, representing baccalaureate programs internally and externally.

The dean’s interactions with students are of the utmost importance for nurturing and mentoring them to realize their academic goals and their intellectual, religious, moral, and psychological maturity. The dean is instrumental in building a collegial community reflective of the HCHC’s Orthodox Christian mission, values, and theological commitments. The dean is expected to relate collegially and effectively with faculty, staff, and students as well as visitors and representatives of different denominations.

This is a full-time/twelve-month position reporting to the Vice President for Academic Affairs. The dean normally teaches one course per semester. Appointment is expected to commence July 1, 2023.


  • PhD or equivalent from an accredited college/university, desired but not required with a degree in a discipline offered by Hellenic College (Business Management, Classics, History, Literature, Psychology and Human Development, Religious Studies) or a related discipline in the liberal arts.
  • An Orthodox Christian with a commitment to the Orthodox Christian mission of HCHC
  • Earned rank of professor with tenure at an accredited institution
  • A record of exemplary teaching, scholarship, and service
  • Successful academic leadership experience for undergraduate education at level of department chair, associate dean, or dean
  • Understanding of the intersection of faith and intellect in curricular offerings
  • Firm commitment to the humanities and liberal arts
  • Commitment to diversity of faculty, staff, and students
  • Experience with increasing program enrollments highly desirable


  • Must pass Hellenic College Inc. sponsored background check.


Please send application materials to Application materials must include a cover letter that addresses position requirements and a current curriculum vitae.


Position is open until filled. Screening of applications begins November 28, 2022. Applications received after the screening date may be considered at the discretion of the institution.

Hellenic College Holy Cross is a Christian Orthodox four-year liberal arts college, seminary and graduate school of theology rooted in the Greek Orthodox tradition.

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Hellenic College is an equal opportunity employer A diverse workforce and an inclusive culture is valued

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Hellenic College Holy Cross Greek Orthodox School of Theology

50 Goddard AveBrookline, MA 02445

Attn: Human Resources

Phone: 617-731-3500

Posted on: November 17, 2022