Dean, School of Nursing (3718)
Posting Number: req532
12 Month Full-Time
Faculty Tenure Track
Kasiska College of Health Prof
Pocatello - Main
The location of this appointment will be negotiated with the final candidate, at either the Pocatello or Meridian Campus. The Dean is responsible for external and internal leadership and management with the School of Nursing. The Dean is the academic and operational leader of the School and has oversight for strategic planning, budgeting, development, enhancement initiatives, assuring external funding to support growth of the School, faculty development, accreditation and professional standards. The Dean is responsible for day-to-day management of faculty, staff and students, and for creating innovative opportunities to assure the development and progression of student educational experiences. The Dean is expected to enhance scholarship, ensure student satisfaction, provide collaborative leadership to faculty and staff, and promote the School through enhancement of external relationships.
Strategic planning, development, enhancement initiatives, assuring external funding to support growth of the SON, faculty development, accreditation and professional standards, and day-to-day management of SON faculty, staff and students.
• Doctoral degree in Nursing.
• Administrative experience in nursing education.
• A track record of and scholarship (funded and scholarly publications) and teaching. Interdisciplinary activities preferred.
• Superior communication skills: written, verbal, and listening.
• A caring and collaborative management style.
• Understanding of budgeting and financial planning.
• Desire to work in a rural setting.
• Hold or be eligible to obtain an RN license in the state of Idaho prior to appointment.
Successful Accreditation background as well as transitioning from a School of Nursing to a College of Nursing experience is highly preferred.
Please submit the following documents with your application:
CV, cover letter, and a list of four (4) professional references contact information.
Priority consideration will be given to applicants that apply by October 16, 2017. However, the position will remain open until filled. Salary will be commensurate with education and experience. Includes a competitive benefits package. Offers of employment may be conditional pending successful completion of a background investigation.
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