Assistant Dean, DNP Program

Location
Washington, DC
Posted
Mar 15, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution


I. RECRUITMENT PLAN

Posting Number: F001090 Academic Title: Assistant Dean, DNP Program Rank: Associate Professor, Assistant Professor Administrative Title: Assistant Dean, DNP Program Discipline Nursing Specialty: Contract Type: Tenure Track Required Licenses/Certifications and other Specific Requirements: Criminal History Screening, Education/Degree/Certifications Verification, Social Security Number Trace, and Sex Offender Registry Search, This position requires a licensure, certification, or special requirements Proposed Start Date: 07/01/2017 Full-Time/Part-Time: Full-Time Position Description Summary:

The George Washington University (GW) School of Nursing invites applications for an Assistant Dean to provide academic leadership and supervision for the DNP Program. This is a full-time Assistant/Associate Professor faculty position, tenure track, to begin as early as July 2017. Rank and salary are commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Specific Duties and Responsibilities:

The Assistant Dean of the DNP Program will oversee the overall coordination of the various specialty tracks of the DNP program, while serving as a contributing member of the Academic Affairs Leadership Team. The Assistant Dean will assume leadership for overall DNP curriculum development, implementation, and evaluation, assuring quality and adherence to standards and requirements of relevant accreditation and certification bodies, State Board of Nursing, and other relevant curricular and program standards. Additional duties include:
• preparation of accreditation and other relevant program reports; grant writing in support of the Program and School of Nursing;
• student recruitment, admissions, and advisement;
• development of informational webinars and other technology-based venues for information and ongoing program activities;
• teaching courses in her/his area of expertise;
• maintenance of an ongoing program of scholarship and dissemination (publications, presentations activities);
• community and academic service activities and participation in national, university, college-level committees;
• supervision of the DNP Program faculty, to include mentoring and supervision of new and existing faculty on teaching within the DNP Program;
• review and revision of DNP Program Policies and the DNP handbook;
• increasing the visibility of the DNP Program through presentations, publications, grants and through academic and professional service;
• and any additional duties that may occur as this position evolves.

Minimum Qualifications:

An earned doctoral degree in nursing or a health related field; advanced practice certification in nursing; at least three years of clinical advanced practice level nursing experience; at least three years teaching experience at MSN level or higher; excellent organization and program planning and evaluation skills; experience with interprofessional collaborative education/practice; record of or potential for scholarly productivity in the field as evidenced by publications or presentations; and eligibility for an unencumbered license in District of Columbia and Virginia; and the ability to advance the university's and the school's commitment to diversity and inclusion through research, teaching, and outreach with relevant program, goals, and activities.

Advertised Salary: Other Benefits: Other Information: Special Instructions to Applicants:

Please complete the online application and please upload the following: (1) a cover letter outlining qualifications, teaching and clinical experience, (2) a CV, (3) two recent teaching evaluations, (4) copies of two key publications and (5) contact information for 3 references. Cover letters should be addressed to Pamela Jeffries, Dean, GW School of Nursing. Review of applications will begin on April 13, 2017 and continue until the position is filled. Only completed applications will be considered.

All faculty hiring decisions will be contingent upon final approval by the Board of Trustees.

Department Link: Posting Close Date: Open Until Filled: Yes Background Screening Successful Completion of a Background Screening will be required as a condition of hire. EEO Statement:

The university is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer that does not unlawfully discriminate in any of its programs or activities on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or on any other basis prohibited by applicable law.

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Posting Specific Questions
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).
  1. * Do you have an earned doctoral degree in nursing or a health related field?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Do you have advanced practice certification in nursing?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * Do you have at least three years of clinical advanced practice level nursing experience?
    • Yes
    • No
  4. * Do you have at least three years teaching experience at MSN level or higher?
    • Yes
    • No
  5. * Do you have prior experience demonstrating excellent organization and program planning and evaluation skills?
    • Yes
    • No
  6. * Do you have experience with interprofessional collaborative education/practice?
    • Yes
    • No
  7. * Do you have a demonstrated record of or potential for scholarly productivity in the field as evidenced by publications or presentations?
    • Yes
    • No
  8. * Are you eligible for an unencumbered nursing license in DC and VA?
    • Yes
    • No
  9. * Do you possess a demonstrated ability to advance the university's and school's commitment to diversity and inclusion through research, teaching, and outreach with relevant program, goals, and activities?
    • Yes
    • No




Applicant Documents
Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Sample Publications
  4. Names and Contact Information for References
  5. Course Evaluations or Summaries
Optional Documents

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