“Empowering Diversity and Innovation: Vision for Dean of CSTEMM at UW-Stout”

[Your Name]
[Your Contact Information]

[Dean’s Name]
Search Committee for Dean, College of Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics and Management (CSTEMM)
University of Wisconsin-Stout
[University Address]

Dear [Dean’s Name] and Members of the Search Committee,

I am writing to express my deep interest in the position of Dean for the College of Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics and Management (CSTEMM) at the University of Wisconsin-Stout. As an enthusiastic and dedicated leader in higher education, I am excited about the opportunity to contribute to the growth and success of CSTEMM, while upholding the principles of equity, diversity, and inclusion that are integral to the mission of UW-Stout.

In my [X years] of service at [Your Current/Previous Institution], as [Your Previous Job Title], I have consistently demonstrated a commitment to fostering an inclusive environment that values and celebrates the contributions of individuals from diverse backgrounds. My leadership approach has been guided by the understanding that diversity enriches the learning experience, promotes innovative thinking, and ultimately prepares students to thrive in our increasingly interconnected world. I have actively promoted collaboration among faculty, staff, and students to create an atmosphere where everyone feels empowered to share their unique perspectives.

During my tenure, I successfully launched initiatives that enhanced representation and participation of underrepresented groups in STEM fields. Through partnerships with local schools and community organizations, I established programs that exposed K-12 students to the excitement of STEM disciplines, particularly focusing on engaging young girls and individuals from marginalized backgrounds. These efforts not only increased enrollment in STEM programs at [Your Institution] but also contributed to building a pipeline of diverse and talented students.

Furthermore, my experience as [Your Previous Job Title] equipped me with a comprehensive understanding of academic administration, strategic planning, and resource allocation. I have led teams in developing curricula that align with industry demands, fostering cross-disciplinary collaborations, and securing external funding for cutting-edge research projects. I am excited to bring this expertise to UW-Stout, where I believe my background in both academia and industry will contribute to the continued success of CSTEMM.

The Inclusivity Statement of UW-Stout deeply resonates with my personal and professional values. I am committed to championing equity and inclusion within CSTEMM, ensuring that all members of the community have the opportunity to excel and contribute. I envision working closely with faculty, staff, and students to create a welcoming environment that embraces diverse perspectives, backgrounds, and experiences.

In conclusion, I am thrilled by the prospect of joining UW-Stout as the Dean of CSTEMM. My track record of leadership, inclusivity, and strategic vision aligns seamlessly with the responsibilities of this role. I look forward to the opportunity to collaborate with colleagues, empower students, and advance the reputation of CSTEMM as a hub of innovation and excellence.

Thank you for considering my application. I eagerly await the opportunity to discuss my qualifications further and share my vision for the College of Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics and Management. Please find my cover page attached to this statement.


[Your Name]
[Your Title]
[Your Contact Information]