UPDATE: ASSOC. PROF. PEDRO "PETE" A. ALVIOLA IV WAS APPOINTED DEAN OF THE SCHOOL OF MANAGEMENT BY THE UP BOARD OF REGENTS IN ITS MARCH 2019 MEETING.
CALL FOR NOMINATIONS FOR THE NEXT DEAN OF THE SCHOOL OF MANAGEMENT (SOM)
The Search Committee, appointed by the Chancellor, is now actively conducting a search process for the next Dean of the School of Management. The Committee’s role is to submit to the Chancellor a “frank assessment of the suitability of each committee” – it shall not rank nor indicate its preference. Nominations should be submitted along with the complete documents to the Office of the Chancellor. The deadline is 15 March 2019, 4:00PM.
A.Who may nominate
1.UP Min community: faculty, REPS, admin staff, students
2.Outside UP Min: alumni, partners, stakeholders, members of the Constituents Units
B.Who may be nominated
The Faculty, REPS, and Staff of SOM have identified the following critical qualifications:
Has good moral values, altruistic, credible, open-minded, and fair to everyone;
Possesses proven scholarly track record and credentials in instruction, research, and extension
3.Capable to lead a dynamic team
Has the humility to accept criticisms and can manage conflict and dissenting opinions
Knows how to build and sustain cooperation
4.Process and Results-Oriented
Process and results-oriented with the priorities of the School in mind
Promotes democratic governance (union rep)
Creates innovative solutions
Explores unconventional approaches and alternative forms of knowledge
Possess patience in administrative work
Understands and respects policies
5.Has experience in leading and managing an academic unit
Willing to learn along with the unit
With external linkages and has the ability to foster external linkages
Note: The nominee need not be a faculty member at the time of his/her nomination. Should he/she be appointed, he/she must have a faculty appointment.
(1198th BOR Meeting, 28 July 20015)
C.What are the nomination documents
1.A nomination letter duly signed by the nominating party with a conforme by the nominee. The nomination must contain brief descriptions about the qualifications in item B:
“The number of signatures affixed to any nomination letter is immaterial in making final choice. (Sect.II.B.1 Guidelines and Procedures for the Selection of Nominees for Dean of Academic Units)
2.A brief of the nominee’s flagship programs for the next three years. A Vision Paper is not required but the brief has to clearly situate the programs with the vision of UP Min.
3.Along with the nomination, six (6) copies of the complete curriculum vitae (CV) of the nominee. After the ‘Personal Information’ in the CV, insert a summary of the nominee’s significant achievements in relation to potentially becoming the next dean.
Submit nominations (with complete documents) to:
The Office of the Chancellor
Admin. Bldg. UP Mindanao, Mintal, Davao City
Telefax (+63 83) 293-0310
Email a soft copy of the same set of documents to
Deadline for both submissions: 15 March 2019, 4:00PM.
D.Interview and Public Forum
In the morning of 25 March, the nominees shall be given a platform to share their views on the plans, programs, problems and priorities of the college for the next 3-6 years.
The forum will be followed by sectoral consultations (see Schedule, below).
The Deans, Heads of Academic and Administrative Offices, Student Councils and the Public Information Office are requested to ensure wide dissemination of this Circular.
RUTH U. GAMBOA, PhD
Chair, Search Committee for the Next SOM Dean
LARRY N. DIGAL, PhD
UPDATES ON THE SEARCH FOR THE NEXT SOM DEAN
05 March 2019
The Search Committee for the Next SOM Dean wishes to inform the public of its schedule of activities. Everyone is encouraged to nominate and participate in these activities especially in the sectoral consultations and public forum with the nominees:
SCHEDULE/ VENUE/ ACTIVITIES
March 4-15, 2019: Nomination Period
March 15, 2019; 4:00PM, Office of the Chancellor: Last day of Submission of Nomination Documents (Hardcopies for the Office of the Chancellor and Softcopies to be e-mailed to )
March 16, 2019: Announcement of Nominees
March 25, 2019 (Monday) at CHSS Audio Visual Room/Interviews and Public Meetings
9:00AM-11:00AM: Public Forum with Nominees
March 25, 2019 (Monday)CHSS Audio Visual Room/Sectoral Consultations:
11:00AM-12:00NN Faculty and REPS
1:00PM-2:00PM Admin Personnel
2:00PM-3:00PM Selected SOM Students
3:00PM-4:00PM Alumni and other Groups/Individuals
March 25, 2019: Consolidation of Reports
March 26, 2019: Submission of report of the Search Committee
RUTH U. GAMBOA, PhD