Nursing Department Chair
Marian University is a Catholic applied liberal arts community that welcomes diverse spiritual traditions. Sponsored by the Congregation of Sisters of St. Agnes, Marian University engages students in the education of the whole person. We embrace justice and compassion and transform lives for professional service and leadership in the global community.
Marian University invites applications for the full-time position of Nursing Department Chair. Eligible for the rank of Associate or Full Professor, the Chair will provide leadership for Marian University's nursing preparation unit and is responsible for leading undergraduate and graduate programs, leading to BSN and MSN degrees. Reporting to the Dean of the College of the Professions and working closely with department faculty and professional staff, the Chair will grow enrollments, build partnerships, and ensure the delivery of high quality academic programs.
The position requires an earned doctorate in nursing, and a record of teaching, service, and scholarship consistent the Marian University standards for the associate or full professor rank and tenure upon hiring. The successful candidate should have experience in leading nursing programs, supervising faculty, program and budget development, and effective communication and interpersonal skills. Experience with online education is a plus. The candidate should demonstrate competence in accreditation standards, compliance reporting, program assessment, curriculum planning and evaluation, student success and retention initiatives, as well as foster online, hybrid and face-to-face delivery modes, embrace a collaborative approach to decision making and problem solving, and support the Mission and Core Values of Marian.
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Please submit a letter of interest, curriculum vita, statement of educational philosophy, and name, address and telephone number of three references to MUApplicants@marianuniversity.edu. Please use “Nursing Department Chair” in the subject line of the email.