Dear Mr. Murdoch,
Ms. Jill Kelley recommended that I contact you in regards to the position of Academic Dean for Princeton University. I am confident as is she that with my ten years experience, Master’s Degree in Student Administration, and passion for optimum academic administration; I am the best candidate for the position of Academic Dean at Princeton University.
As my resume indicates, I have worked at two of the best universities in the country: University of California-Santa Cruz and Stanford University; having been in charge of an academic administration of over 3,000 professors, advisors, and administrative staff. I have been responsible for ensuring these two well established colleges keep their traditions and reputations intact. As a part of my latest specific achievements in this position, I have the following to offer:
•introducing several departmental programs and curriculum;
•maintaining the various colleges of study despite funding restrictions, and
•acting as advisor to departments as needed.
I believe that I have the experience and qualifications to be a real asset to Princeton University in the position of Academic Dean; and am happy to furnish any references and credentials that could aid you in your decision. Please feel free to contact me at [email] and (555)-555-5555, and I will follow up in four days to ensure you have all the materials that you need. Thanks so much for your time and consideration.
Resume Attached as MS Word Document