Lead the department’s community of faculty, staff and students in the implementation of excellence in research, teaching, and outreach. Facilitate grant-seeking (648% increase since 2013, from $401K to $3M) and fundraising (997% increase since 2013, from $350K to $3.84M) activities. Budget administration, faculty and staff development, and oversight of the unit’s two community-based Child Development Laboratory Schools. Administer degree programming for roughly 520 students (85% undergraduate). Foster partnerships within and external to the university. Serve as an advisor to administrators regarding advancing unit culture change through the Academic Advancement Network within the Office of the Provost. Chair the university’s Sexual Violence Advisory Committee and grant review panels at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the National Institute of Justice.