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Dean of the duPont-Ball Library Search

Located in beautiful DeLand, Florida, Stetson University seeks a visionary dean to join the library community in its mission to advance teaching and lifelong learning, collaboration, and innovation through library services, information resources, technologies, and facilities. Stetson is one of the top regional comprehensive universities in the South, and is on a path to greater achievement and distinction as a student-centered institution. Founded in 1883, Stetson University has four colleges and schools located across central Florida. 

Stetson has made strategic investments in academics and student success to further establish the university as an influential force in educating future leaders. The dean will join a leadership team that is defining a bold new chapter for the institution and the duPont-Ball Library will be critical in this effort and is a member of the President's Cabinet. 

The university is seeking a strategic and forward-thinking Dean of the duPont-Ball Library. Interested parties are highly encourages to fully read and review the prospectus prior to applying. 


Inquiries, nominations, and applications are invited. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

Application Process

For fullest consideration, applicant materials should be received by January 30, 2023. Candidates should provide, as three separate documents, a curriculum vitae, a letter of application that addresses the responsibilities and requirements described in the Leadership Profile, and a 1-page personal statement addressing your personal commitment to and engagement in activities that promote inclusion. 

These materials should be sent electronically via e-mail to: Robin Banks at [email protected]

Documents that must be mailed may be sent to: duPont-Ball Library Dean Search, c/o Robin Banks, Unit 8418, 421 N Woodland Blvd., DeLand FL 32723