October 21, 2016
Missouri Western State University announces a National Search for the Associate Dean for the School of Nursing and Health Professions and Director of the Nursing Program. Missouri Western State University, a public university that enrolls nearly 6,000 undergraduate and graduate students, invites applications and nominations for the founding Associate Dean for the School of Nursing and Health Professions and Director of the Nursing Program. This administrator is responsible for providing innovative and visionary leadership for all programs in the School of Nursing and Health Professions and directing the Nursing Program. The Associate Dean for the School of Nursing and Health Professions and Director of the Nursing Program reports to the Dean of the College of Professional Studies. Through innovative and visionary leadership, this administrator facilitates the planning, development, administration, evaluation, and continuous improvement of all academic programs.
These responsibilities include:
• Meeting regulatory and accreditation standards
• Teaching undergraduate or graduate courses
• Managing the financial resources of the School through effective budget planning
• Assessing and managing resource allocations to support programs of high quality
• Sustaining and expanding collaborative partnerships with regional health care providers, nursing leaders, and other health care industry partners
• Supporting faculty in their pursuit of high-quality teaching, faculty research, creative and professional activities
• Advocating for appropriate resources
• Providing mentorship and evaluation of faculty and staff
Candidates must possess an earned doctorate in nursing or a related field, and 10 years of faculty, academic leadership and scholarship, and relevant university teaching and practice experience to warrant appointment as an associate/full professor. An unencumbered registered nurse license in Missouri or eligibility to obtain licensure in Missouri is required.
Application and Nominations Process
Confidential inquiries are welcomed; nominations are invited.
1. To Apply – Applications must include:
• A letter of interest
• Full curriculum vitae
• Unofficial transcripts
• One-page statement of leadership philosophy
• Evidence of teaching and leadership effectiveness
• Complete contact information for at least three references. References will not be contacted without consent from applicants.
• Answers to the required questions at
2. Submit application materials to MissouriWestern@myersmcrae.com
Review of applications is underway. The search continues until the position is filled. For best consideration, submit applications by September 9, 2016.
Nominations should include contact information for the individual being nominated. Submit nominations to: MissouriWesternemail@example.com
For more information regarding this position, please go to: http://www.myersmcrae.com/skins/userfiles/file/MissourWestern.pdf
DEGREE AUDIT/SYSTEMS COORDINATOR (Registrar’s Office)- Responsible for building and maintaining academic information in degree audit system/database, primary resource for publications/communication/training on degree audit system, serves as system liaison for Registrar’s Office to faculty Curriculum Committee and academic departments regarding proposed curriculum changes and software, assists with online University catalogs, and develops and updates degree declaration forms for campus and public distribution. REQUIRED: Bachelor’s degree plus experience with logic methodology and/or database applications; or an equivalent combination of education and experience sufficient to successfully perform the essential duties of the job such as problem solving, detailed analysis, logistical thinking, organization, strong interpersonal and presentation skills, computer aptitude, and a high skill level in all aspects of Microsoft Office Suite. The successful candidate must have the ability to work independently and to learn quickly. Qualified candidates must submit an application, cover letter, and resume (including contact information for 3 professional references) electronically to: firstname.lastname@example.org. Application forms are available on the Human Resources webpage at: https://forms.missouriwestern.edu/hr/application.asp. Please submit all materials by October 7, 2016. Review of applications begins immediately and will continue until filled. EOE
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