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Associate Dean, School of Nursing
Auburn University School of Nursing invites applications from accomplished,
innovative education leaders for consideration as the new Associate Dean
for Academics. Applicants should be tenure-eligible and hold the rank
of Associate or Full Professor.
Auburn University is one of the nation’s land-grant universities with a student enrollment of more than 24,000. The School of Nursing is committed to enhancing the economic and social well-being of our community, the state and the region.
The School of Nursing offers baccalaureate and masters programs and is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education. A Doctor of Nursing Practice Program is planned in the near future. The School offers an infrastructure to support faculty research and practice and offers innovative curricula to effectively address current and future health care needs. We are experiencing significant enrollment growth, implementing multi-year faculty and staff hiring plans, strengthening our research and grants, and aggressively pursuing increased external engagement. The Associate Dean of the School of Nursing will be a critical member of the School’s academic leadership team to support these initiatives.
The Associate Dean for Academics is responsible for all matters broadly related to academic programs. Reporting to the Dean of the School of Nursing, the Associate Dean provides leadership and direction to the School’s instructional mission, is responsible for program assessment, and is expected to provide reports for internal and external audiences, including the Alabama Board of Nursing, SACS and CCNE. The Associate Dean is responsible for the scheduling of classes in the major, for teaching assignments, and for the annual evaluation of the clinical faculty. S/he works closely with the dean, the director of the graduate program, the admissions staff and the development staff to realize the strategic goals of the School.
Requires an earned doctorate in nursing or a relevant discipline and master’s degree in Nursing. Must have a teaching and scholarly record meriting tenure at the Associate or Full Professor rank in an academic unit within a School/College of Nursing; excellent written and interpersonal communication skills; demonstrated effective problem solving skills; demonstrated performance in making sound, independent judgments; positive record of advising and mentoring students; demonstrated understanding of the needs of students who differ from each other with respect to culture, gender, and age; demonstrated ability to work collaboratively and collegially with faculty, staff, students and administrators. Must have strong research evidenced by publications in leading academic journals. Must be eligible for Alabama RN license and must meet eligibility requirements for work in the United States at the time the appointment is scheduled to begin and continue working legally for the proposed term of employment.
Candidates with successful experience coordinating or administering academic programs are preferred.
Review of application materials will begin March 20, 2015 and continue until a qualified candidate is selected and recommended for appointment. Candidates should use the following link to apply;
Auburn University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity
Employer. It is our policy to provide equal employment opportunities for
all individuals without regard to race, sex, religion, color, national
origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, genetic information,
or any other classification protected by applicable law.
AUBURN UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF NURSING
Medical Surgical/Critical Care
The School of Nursing at Auburn University, located in Auburn, Alabama, invites applications for a full-time 12-month, position. Successful candidate will be appointed to a tenure track (Assistant/Associate Professor) position.
Auburn University is one of the nation's premier land, sea, and space
grant institutions. Auburn offers Bachelor's, First Professional, Master's,
Educational Specialist, and Doctoral degrees and is an institution that
is both highly research-active and committed to maintaining teaching excellence.
The city of Auburn is a thriving intellectual community located approximately
100 miles southwest of Atlanta, GA and southeast of Birmingham, AL, and
is only 50 miles from the State Capitol in Montgomery.
Requires an earned doctorate in a relevant discipline, Masters in Nursing and BSN with a specialty in Medical Surgical/Critical Care and must have current clinical skills. Must be eligible for Alabama RN License and meet eligibility requirements to work in the United States at the time the appointment is scheduled to begin and continue working legally for the proposed term of the employment. Must possess excellent written and interpersonal communication skills.
Baccalaureate and graduate teaching experience in nursing, and evidence of scholarly productivity.
Review of applicants will begin November 21, 2014 and will continue until a suitable candidate is identified. Candidates should use the following link to apply;
Auburn University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. It is our policy to provide equal employment opportunities for all individuals without regard to race, sex, religion, color, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other classification protected by applicable law.
AUBURN UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF NURSING
The School of Nursing at Auburn University in Auburn, Alabama invites applications for a full-time, 12 month, tenure- track position. Candidates with expertise in an area of Adult Health, Mental Health, Pediatrics, Maternal/Infant or Community Health are sought to teach our highly qualified student body.
Responsibilities include: Classroom and clinical teaching, scholarly productivity in a supportive environment for clinical research and participation in college and university committees.
Minimum qualifications: Master’s degree in nursing with a specialty in an area of Adult Health, Mental Health, Pediatrics, Maternal/Infant or Community Health, and significant progress toward completion of doctorate. Doctorate in nursing or related field is required for tenure. Must have current clinical and teaching experience along with current clinical skills.
Desired qualifications: Earned doctorate in nursing or related field, baccalaureate, graduate and on-line teaching experience in nursing and evidence of scholarly productivity. Record of funded research.
All applicants must be eligible for an Alabama RN license, meet eligibility requirements to work in the U.S. at the time the appointment is scheduled to begin and continue working legally for the proposed term of employment; must be able to communicate effectively.
Rank and salary commensurate with education and experience.
Submit letter of application, vita, official undergraduate and graduate transcripts, three letters of reference and any other optional supporting materials on-line via the link listed below. Review of applications will continue until the position is filled.
All applicants should be submitted through the online
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Auburn University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.
It is our policy to provide equal employment opportunities for all individuals without regard to race, sex religion, color, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other classification protected by applicable law.
Last Updated: 3/20/2014