Associate Dean of Faculty

Tinley Park, IL
Aug 24, 2017
Executive Administration Jobs
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Chamberlain College of Nursing is committed to providing quality and accessible nursing education. Most nursing schools incorporate tools for building nurse-patient relationships into their curricula, but Chamberlain has gone a step further and made care of students a part of the educational culture. Chamberlain believes that extraordinary care of nursing students is more likely to lead to extraordinary patient and family care.

If you share in this belief and model behaviors of care, respect and professionalism, creating a culture that fosters collaboration, cooperation and respect among all, the position of Associate Dean of Nursing Faculty might be right for you. Reporting to the Dean of Academic Affairs, the Associate Dean provides leadership for all campus level faculty to ensure curricula are current and consistently delivered in an environment and manner that achieves superior student outcomes while ensuring the concept of Chamberlain Care™.

    Participate in faculty recruitment and selection, as well as conduct onboarding, evaluation and supervision of qualified faculty for the nursing program. Serve as a role model and mentor to faculty and students in areas of academic excellence, customer service, collaboration, communication and professionalism. Participate in the undergraduate curriculum committee to ensure continuity of program outcomes. Solicit recommendations from faculty for academic budget. Assist faculty and the clinical coordination office for clinical placement of nursing students to meet program objectives. Ensure regular meetings of the faculty to facilitate communication and faculty participation in planning, implementing and evaluating the curriculum. Administer the implementation and assessment of nursing program curricula on the campus and assign faculty workloads. Communicate with academic committees to ensure that appropriate goals and projects are implemented. Monitor student success, including student retention, graduation rates and NCLEX pass rates. Audit student satisfaction and work collaboratively with the Center for Academic Success to ensure superior student outcomes. Teach up to three courses per year. Complete other duties as assigned.

    Master's degree in nursing required, Doctorate degree in nursing or credit towards Doctorate degree preferred. Unencumbered professional nursing licensure. Minimum two years' experience in nursing education at the Bachelor level or above. Previous leadership experience. Strong interpersonal, organizational, and conflict resolution skills with the ability to interact with all levels: student, faculty and staff. Strong organizational and time management skills. Strong customer service orientation. Ability to lead, direct and advise faculty.
We are proud to be an EEO employer M/F/D/V. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing. Thank you for applying for this outstanding opportunity today.


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