Department Chair of Allied Health Sciences

Buffalo Lake, Lee County / Colon, Lee County / Sanford, Lee County
Jun 19, 2014
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track

Full-time position based on the WB Wicker Campus in Sanford, but will require supervision of full-time and adjunct faculty across the three-county service area. The successful candidate will serve as Department Chair of Dental Hygiene, Dental Assisting, Medical Assisting or any curriculum allied health programs, act as the primary point-of-contact with the Dean of Health Sciences, and work collaboratively with faculty to continuously review and improve program policies, course design, instruction, and assessment. The successful candidate will be responsible for assisting in program planning, compliance with regulatory/accreditation agencies, and development and delivery of courses they are properly credentialed and licensed to teach in, to include courses such as Success and Study Skills. This position also requires the successful candidate to advise students, serve on college committees, and to assist the Dean of Health Sciences in support of curricular or institutional duties.            

Minimum Education      

• Master’s Degree in related Allied Health Field

Minimum Qualifications               

•Current licensure in related Allied Health Field.

Preferred Experience   

•Experience in course development using the NCCCS concepts-based curriculum model.

•Experience with identifying, implementing, and evaluating instructional strategies designed to improve retention and support student success.

•Experience developing and teaching via distance education at the community college or university levels.

•Experience working with Accrediting Agencies to ensure program compliance with requirements.

•Direct supervisory experience.


Early application is encouraged, interviews may be conducted prior to close date.