Jesse Kendall, PhD
123 Elm Street, Miami, FL 33183, 305-555-5555, email@example.com
Passion for utilizing creativity, innovation, and leadership experience while preparing students for the
21st century in an environment that values collaboration, integrity and diversity.
ACADEMIC LEADERSHIP EXCELLENCE
DEAN, SCHOOL OF LIBERAL ARTS, ABC University, Miami, FL, 20xx-20xx
Serve as the chief administrative and academic officer for the School of Liberal Arts. Chair the Liberal Arts
Faculty Committee. In consultation with the Chief Academic Officer, oversee the academic quality and
integrity of degrees. Monitor and continually update the curriculum. Recommend policy changes and new
academic initiatives. Recruit and retain qualified and diverse fulltime and adjunct faculty and staff. Provide
expert academic advisement to assure student satisfaction and success.
• Exceeded quality standards of academic programs by working hard with the faculty to develop new and
innovative academic programs, such as “Teach the Teacher.”
• Utilized newest technology and the principles of adult learning to develop engaging, high quality online
ACADEMIC DEAN, BCD COLLEGE, Miami, FL, 20xx-20xx
Established and implemented a wide variety of productivity and efficiency improvement measures, including
institutional effectiveness plan, library / media center strategic plan, faculty development strategic plan,
apprenticeship program and academic advising program. Worked with academic advisors and others to
develop innovative student services tailored to the needs of adults studying at a distance. Collaborated with a
diverse, highly qualified faculty and the Provost to develop and implement innovative strategies to assess
student learning outcomes in all academic programs.
• Taught courses in Business Management, Career Management, and Business Math.
• Boosted student retention by 15% and increased faculty retention by 100%.
• Recognized as Academic Dean of the Year for two consecutive years and BCD College; selected from 17
other deans in the Education Management Corporation System.
INTERIM DEAN OF STUDENTS, CDE HIGH SCHOOL, Miami, FL, 20xx-20xx
Elevated student citizenship and accountability. Maintained highest level of student discourse, discipline, and
safety. Supervised 15 Faculty Advisors and various extracurricular activities including prom organization and
faculty event coverage.
• Expanded the highly successful Activities Program with additional offerings, such as the Theoretical
EDUCATION & CERTIFICATION
DOCTORATE OF EDUCATION, UNIVERSITY XYZ, Miami, FL, 20xx
MASTER OF EDUCATION, UNIVERSITY XYZ, Miami, FL, 20xx
BACHELOR OF ARTS, UNIVERSITY XYZ, Miami, FL, 20xx
Principal’s Certification ESL Certification Gifted and Talented Certification
Florida Education Agency, Educator Certification and Standards