Department Chair for Family and Community Nursing
Functional Title Department Chair for Family and Community Nursing
Position Type Tenure Stream
The School of Nursing at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro is seeking a Chair for the Department of Family and Community Nursing. The Chair reports directly to the Dean of the School of Nursing. The Family and Community Nursing Department is comprised of both clinical and tenure track/tenured nursing faculty. We are seeking applicants eligible for tenure at the Associate Professor or Professor level.
The successful candidate will have a vision and demonstrated ability to lead a department's undergraduate and graduate teaching and curriculum development, build its research profile, undertake external outreach to the healthcare community and participate in institutional leadership. Candidates will demonstrate undergraduate and graduate teaching experience in Family and Community Nursing and scholarship appropriate to the desired rank. Previous administrative experience is desirable. Candidates must hold a master's degree in nursing and a doctoral degree in nursing or a related field. RN licensure in North Carolina is required prior to start date. Competitive salary will be commensurate with experience and credentials.
In addition to administrative duties, successful candidates will support the teaching, scholarship, and service mission of the School with workload appropriate for the Chair position. The position is a 10-month appointment annually.
The School of Nursing is ACEN and CCNE accredited for its baccalaureate and master's programs. CCNE accreditation is pending for the DNP program; and the University is accredited by SACS COC for its PhD program. The School is comprised of two departments: Adult Health Nursing and Family and Community Nursing. The University has over 19,000 students and is classified by Carnegie as a research university with high research activity. The School of Nursing has 1,020 students enrolled in BSN, RN-BSN, MSN, MSN/MBA, DNP and PhD programs. MSN concentrations include Nursing Administration and Nursing Education; and DNP concentrations include ANP/GNP, Nurse Anesthesia, and Executive Nurse Leadership. Please visit our web site at http://nursing.uncg.edu/.
Candidates must hold a master's degree in nursing and a doctoral degree in nursing or a related field. RN licensure in North Carolina is required prior to start date.
Candidates will demonstrate undergraduate and graduate teaching experience in Family and Community Nursing and scholarship appropriate to the desired rank. Previous administrative experience is desirable.
Tenure Status Tenure Track, Tenure
Recruitment Range Competitive salary will be commensurate with experience and credentials.
Org #-Department School of Nursing - 12802
Job Open Date 10/28/2016
For Best Consideration Date 02/20/2017
Job Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Type of Appointment 1.0 (Full-Time)
Time Limited? No
Number of Months per Year 10
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