DeVry Education Group Associate Dean of Faculty in Pearland, Texas
Opportunity at a Glance
Chamberlain College of Nursing is committed to providing quality and accessible nursing education. Most nursing schools incorporate tools for building nurse-patient relationships into their curricula, but Chamberlain has gone a step further and made care of students a part of the educational culture. Chamberlain believes that extraordinary care of nursing students is more likely to lead to extraordinary patient and family care.
If you share in this belief and model behaviors of care, respect and professionalism, creating a culture that fosters collaboration, cooperation and respect among all, the position of Associate Dean of Nursing Faculty might be right for you. Reporting to the Dean of Academic Affairs, the Associate Dean provides leadership for all campus level faculty to ensure curricula are current and consistently delivered in an environment and manner that achieves superior student outcomes while ensuring the concept of Chamberlain Care™.
Participate in faculty recruitment and selection, as well as conduct onboarding, evaluation and supervision of qualified faculty for the nursing program.
Serve as a role model and mentor to faculty and students in areas of academic excellence, customer service, collaboration, communication and professionalism.
Participate in the undergraduate curriculum committee to ensure continuity of program outcomes.
Solicit recommendations from faculty for academic budget.
Assist faculty and the clinical coordination office for clinical placement of nursing students to meet program objectives.
Ensure regular meetings of the faculty to facilitate communication and faculty participation in planning, implementing and evaluating the curriculum.
Administer the implementation and assessment of nursing program curricula on the campus and assign faculty workloads.
Communicate with academic committees to ensure that appropriate goals and projects are implemented.
Monitor student success, including student retention, graduation rates and NCLEX pass rates.
Audit student satisfaction and work collaboratively with the Center for Academic Success to ensure superior student outcomes.
Teach up to three courses per year.
Complete other duties as assigned.
Critical features of this job are described under Essential Duties and Responsibilities. They may be, however, subject to change at any time due to reasonable accommodation or other reasons.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Below are the minimum requirements of the education, experience, knowledge, and skills required to competently perform in this role. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Master's degree in nursing required, Doctorate degree in nursing or credit towards Doctorate degree preferred.
Unencumbered professional nursing licensure.
Minimum two years’ experience in nursing education at the Bachelor level or above.
Previous leadership experience.
Strong interpersonal, organizational, and conflict resolution skills with the ability to interact with all levels: student, faculty and staff.
Strong organizational and time management skills.
Strong customer service orientation.
Ability to lead, direct and advise faculty.
We are proud to be an EEO employer M/F/D/V. At Adtalem, we welcome everyone and have a strong commitment towards diversity and inclusion. We encourage our Colleagues to be their true authentic selves and support laws that prohibit discrimination everywhere we do business. We also maintain a drug-free workplace.
Chamberlain University’s mission is to educate, empower and embolden diverse healthcare professionals who advance the health of people, families, communities and nations. Chamberlain University is an accredited institution comprised of the College of Nursing, which offers a three-year Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree program and flexible post-licensure programs such as the RN to BSN option, Master of Science in Nursing degree program, Doctor of Nursing Practice degree program and graduate certificates, and the College of Health Professions, which offers a Master in Public Health degree program. For the most updated accreditation information, visit chamberlain.edu/accreditation.
Chamberlain University continues to raise the standard of nursing and healthcare education as well as advance healthcare outcomes in communities across the country and around the world. Chamberlain University is a member of Adtalem Global Education (NYSE: ATGE), a global education provider headquartered in the United States
Req Number: 2019-110612
FLSA U.S./Global Status: U.S. - Exempt