Associate Dean & Chair of Undergraduate Education, HSC College of Nursing

University of North Texas Health Science Center
June 12, 2023
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UNT System Overview

Welcome to the University of North Texas System. UNT System includes the University of North Texas in Denton, the University of North Texas at Dallas and the University of North Texas Health Science Center in Fort Worth. We are the only university system based exclusively in the robust Dallas-Fort Worth region and we are committed to transforming lives and creating economic opportunity through education. We are growing with the DFW region, enrolling a record 47,000+ students across our system and awarding nearly 12,000 degrees each year.

Posting Title Associate Dean & Chair of Undergraduate Education, HSC College of Nursing Department HSC-Office of the Dean - Nursing-307000 College/School College of Nursing Job Location Fort Worth Full Time/Part Time Retirement Eligibility ORP Eligible Additional Retirement Information

As a full-time employee, you can enjoy a robust benefits package, including:

  • tuition benefits
  • paid time off plus paid holidays
  • 100% state-paid medical insurance premium for eligible employees and 50% premium paid for eligible dependents
  • State of Texas retirement and optional plans
  • Salary Information Commensurate with experience Department Summary

    The University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth ( HSC) is one of the nation's distinguished graduate academic health science centers, dedicated to education, research, clinical care and community engagement.

    We are excited to announce the formation of its College of Nursing. The new college will help address the shortage of nurses in Texas, which has the second-fewest nurses per capita in the U.S. Learn more about the college's launch. The new College of Nursing will join five other colleges and schools offering degree programs at HSC: the Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine, School of Biomedical Sciences, School of Public Health, School of Health Professions and College of Pharmacy.

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    Position Summary

    The University of North Texas Health Science Center ( HSC) College of Nursing is seeking applications for the Associate Dean and Chair for Undergraduate Education.

    This position will report to the Dean, College of Nursing and is responsible for:

  • Ensuring that the undergraduate nursing program is of the highest quality and prepares students for successful careers in nursing.
  • Supervising the activities of the faculty and professional staff including, but not limited to, recruiting, orienting, training, directing, supervising, and evaluating team members.
  • Contributing to undergraduate curriculum development initiatives, program accreditation, and program development.
  • Evaluating the effectiveness of the undergraduate nursing program, including student outcomes, faculty performance, and program quality.
  • Minimum Qualifications

  • Doctoral degree required in nursing or related field
  • A valid nursing license in the state of Texas or eligibility for licensure in Texas
  • Progressive management / leadership experience
  • Must have qualifications commensurate with the rank of Associate Professor or Professor
  • Preferred Qualifications

  • 5+ years of work experience in nursing education or a related field
  • Administrative experience at a U.S. accredited college of nursing
  • Experience in developing and implementing new nursing undergraduate programs or initiatives
  • Knowledge of accreditation and regulatory standards for nursing education
  • Substantial body of published scholarly work with considerable visibility in the nursing research community, and the capacity to exercise leadership at the local, state, and national levels
  • An established record of scholarship in nursing or related fields, including publications in peer-reviewed journals, presentations at professional conferences, and grant funding
  • A record of having developed and maintained strong working relationships with affiliated hospitals and clinics
  • Experience working in a complex interdisciplinary university or academic health science center, with demonstrated strategic and implementation skills
  • Demonstrated leadership in grant writing, fundraising, and income- generating activities with alumni, community volunteers, and advisory councils
  • Commitment to excellence in values-based patient care, facilitation of faculty practice, interdisciplinary patient care, and interprofessional education in a personal and student-focused environment
  • Required License / Registration / Certification

    A valid nursing license in the state of Texas or eligibility for licensure in Texas

    Physical Requirements Ability to communicate Area of Specialty Nursing Security Sensitive This is a security sensitive position. EEO Statement

    The University of North Texas System and its component institutions are committed to equal opportunity and comply with all applicable federal and state laws regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action. The University of North Texas System and its component institutions do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, or veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational programs and activities, and employment practices.

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    Job Duties

    Description of Job Duty

    Provides academic and administrative leadership to the undergraduate programs in the College of Nursing to achieve the strategic goals of the College.

    Description of Job Duty

    Creating academic-clinical partnerships with regional health systems to ensure high-quality clinical education.

    Description of Job Duty

    Leading faculty recruitment and development efforts, including hiring and evaluating faculty, mentoring and coaching faculty, and facilitating faculty development opportunities.

    Description of Job Duty

    Developing and implementing policies and procedures that ensure the quality of undergraduate programs and the academic success of students.

    Description of Job Duty

    Working with faculty to develop and assess student learning outcomes, ensuring student success and positive educational outcomes.

    Description of Job Duty

    Working closely with undergraduate students, providing guidance and support throughout their academic program.

    Description of Job Duty

    Overseeing the development, evaluation, and revision of the undergraduate program's curriculum, ensuring that it meets national accreditation standards and is aligned with current nursing practices and trends.

    Description of Job Duty

    Developing and maintaining relationships with key stakeholders, including local healthcare facilities, community organizations, and professional nursing organizations.

    Description of Job Duty

    Managing budgets and resources for the undergraduate programs, including identifying funding sources and allocating resources to support program growth and development.

    Posting Detail Information

    Posting Number F1203P

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    Supplemental Questions

    Required fields are indicated with an asterisk ().

  • What is your highest level of education attained?
  • GED
  • High School Diploma
  • Associate's Degree
  • Bachelor's Degree
  • Master's Degree
  • Doctorate
  • How many years of experience do you have in this type of position?
  • Less than 5 years
  • 5 - 10 years
  • 10+ years
  • Do you have a valid nursing license in the state of Texas or eligibility for licensure in Texas?
  • Yes
  • No
  • Do you have qualifications that are commensurate with the rank of Associate Professor or Professor?
  • Yes
  • No
  • Are you a current UNTHSC employee?
  • Yes
  • No
  • Documents Needed to Apply

    Required Documents

  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Optional Documents

  • Resume
  • Cover Letter
  • Letter of Recommendation
  • References - List of Names and Contact Information for 3
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