SIUE Office of Human Resources
Campus Box 1040
Edwardsville, IL 62026-1040
Phone: (618) 650-2190
Fax: (618) 650-2696
Rendleman, Room 3210
Hours: M - F, 8 am - 4:30 pm
Faculty Position FY14-85
March 6, 2014
School of Nursing
The Dean serves as the academic and intellectual leader of the School of Nursing, including strategic planning, interprofessional programs, interdisciplinary research, and curriculum development. This position conveys a vision that emerges in the nursing discipline, health care, and higher education. Using a shared governance model, s/he is responsible for the overall operation of the School, working with School administrators, faculty, students, University administration and personnel, nursing alumni, and other members of the communities of interest. This position oversees fundraising and special events in collaboration with the University Foundation. S/he advocates for the School internally to the University for appropriate resources. This individual promotes the School to the community – locally, regionally, and nationally. This person embraces diversity, ensuring academic excellence and inclusivity within all facets of the School. The Dean embodies the mission, values, and goals of the University and the School to faculty, staff, students, and outside constituents.
Candidates must have: a doctorate in nursing or related field with eligibility for appointment as a tenured professor in the School of Nursing; required masters in nursing; Illinois and Missouri license or eligibility for such licenses; significant administrative, organizational or governance experience at a baccalaureate/masters/doctoral school of nursing; evidence of leadership, service, teaching, scholarship, and grant authorship; accreditation and program assessment experience. Candidates must have demonstrated commitment to diversity and excellence in student learning, and strong communication skills. Experience with fundraising expected.
Terms of Appointment
Continuing, 12-month, l00%; beginning August 1, 2014
Source of Funds
Commensurate with qualifications and experience. Excellent benefits package included.
To apply, submit a letter of application, separate statements of educational and administrative philosophy, resume, transcript, three letters of recommendation addressing the qualifications, and names, addresses, and phone numbers of three additional references to:
firstname.lastname@example.org (preferred method)
Chairperson, School of Nursing Dean's Search Committee
Southern Illinois University Edwardsville
Edwardsville, Illinois 62026-1021
Review of applications will begin on May 1, 2014 and will continue until the position is filled.
SIUE is a state university - benefits under state sponsored plans may not be available to holders of F1 or J1 visas.
Applicants will be subject to a background check prior to an offer of employment. Southern Illinois University Edwardsville is an equal opportunity employer and will not discriminate against any person on the basis of race, national origin, religion, disability, age, marital status, sex, sexual orientation or veteran’s status in violation of Title VII.
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About the School of Nursing
The SIUE School of Nursing's fully accredited programs are committed to creating excellence in nursing leadership through innovative teaching, evidence-based practice, quality research, patient advocacy and community service. Enrolling nearly 1,000 students in its baccalaureate, master's and doctoral programs, the School develops leaders in pursuit of shaping the nursing profession and impacting the health care environment.
Through expanded programs located on the SIU Carbondale campus and SIU School of Medicine campus, the SIUE School of Nursing is helping to solve the region's shortage of baccalaureate-prepared nurses and enhance the quality of nursing practice within hospitals and medical centers.
Learn more at siue.edu/nursing.