Chair/Director of Nursing

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Kansas Wesleyan University seeks applications for the position of Chair/Director of Nursing Education starting the 2014-15 academic year.

Responsibilities:

This 10-month, full-time position requires an academically and experientially qualified individual to administer the baccalaureate nursing program. Responsibilities of the Chair/Director of Nursing Education include supervision of nursing faculty and staff; fiscal management, and oversight of accreditation and governance matters. The Chair/Director will also participate in teaching, scholarship, professional, and community service. The Chair/Director will report to the Executive Vice President/Provost of Kansas Wesleyan University.

Qualifications & Requirements:

  • An earned doctorate in nursing or a related discipline (required)
  • Masters Degree in nursing (required)
  • Current nursing license and able to be licensed in Kansas (required)
  • Experience and accomplishments sufficient for appointment as an Associate or Full Professor (preferred)
  • Prior experience as director of baccalaureate nursing program, including accreditation and program evaluation (preferred)

Salary commensurate with qualifications and experience along with a competitive benefit package.

Review of application will continue until a candidate is hired. Individuals wishing to apply should submit their curriculum vitae, three copies of all official transcripts, and names of three references electronically to Rita Northup at rita.northup@kwu.edu.

The Kansas Wesleyan University BSN program is accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing , 3343 Peachtree Road, NE, Suite 850, Atlanta, Georgia 30326, (404) 975-5000, acenursing.org and is approved by the Kansas State Board of Nursing, Landon State Office Building, 900 SW Jackson, Suite 1051, Topeka, Kansas 66612, (785) 296-4929.