University of California, Berkeley
School of Information

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University of California, Berkeley School of Information
Berkeley, California

The University of California, Berkeley invites applications and nominations for the next Dean of the School of Information (I School).

The School’s aim is to develop innovative, interdisciplinary solutions to challenges in technology, shape policy, and empower individuals to navigate a complex and evolving digital landscape. The I School enrolls over 1,300 students and is a pioneer in the delivery of exceptional education. The School is deeply committed to diversity, equity, inclusion, belonging, and justice (DEIBJ)–core values that inform the curriculum, define the community, and guide their work in the information sciences and beyond. The next Dean will build on the School’s successes while increasing student enrollment, recruiting a more diverse faculty and staff, and strengthening the school’s finances through fundraising and diversifying revenue streams.

Applicants must apply at:

Send inquiries, nominations, and referrals via the Isaacson, Miller website:

Screening of applications will begin immediately.

For best consideration, apply by January 16, 2024.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, or protected veteran status.