Research College of Nursing invites applications and nominations for the position of Dean of the College of Nursing. The Dean is the chief academic officer of the College and reports to the President. The Dean provides leadership to ensure academic integrity of all programs and fosters a culture that supports faculty in the areas of teaching, scholarship and service.
Earned doctorate in nursing or related field
Minimum of a Master of Science in Nursing
Eligibility for licensure as a registered nurse in Missouri
Strong record of experience and leadership in nursing education
Substantial contributions in the areas of scholarship and service
Excellent interpersonal skills and collaborative management style
Responsibilities, knowledge and skills:
Models the core values of the College
Develops innovative programs to support the education of a nursing workforce
Demonstrates knowledge of curriculum development/evaluation and assessment of student learning
Provides transformational leadership to faculty and other communities of interest to achieve the College’s mission, goals and expected outcomes.
Represents the College at local, state, national and international venues to advance nursing and healthcare
Demonstrates experience in policy development and fiscal planning/resource allocation
Commits to a diverse, service-oriented, intellectually active partnership in learning
Application Process: A complete application consists of 1] a signed letter of intent which addresses qualifications for the position; 2] a complete curriculum vitae; and 3] the names, addresses and contact information for five professional references. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. It is preferred, however, that all nominations be submitted by December 15, 2012. All expressions of interest and applications will be considered confidential. Applications should be submitted electronically to firstname.lastname@example.org . Applications may be submitted by mail to Dr. Lynn Warmbrodt, Chair, College of Nursing Dean Search Committee, 2525 East Meyer Boulevard, Kansas City, MO 64132; [t] 816-995-2838. Only complete applications will be considered.
For additional information about Research College of Nursing, please visit www.researchcollege.edu