Dean - School of Nursing
Company: Baker College
Location: Royal Oak
Posted on: March 7, 2023
The Dean for School of Nursing, reporting to the Provost, has an exceptional opportunity to reimagine the School of Nursing at the undergraduate and graduate levels. The Dean will contribute to the overall strategic direction of Baker College and be a champion of academic excellence and be dedicated to student success and the student experience.
As a strategic thinker, the Dean will identify and evaluate opportunities for growth and efficiencies while ensuring that standards align with academic excellence.
Inheriting a talented team of faculty and staff, the Dean will direct and oversee the New Essentials curricula updates and accreditation relationship, including the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE). The Dean must be a transparent, approachable, thoughtful leader skilled at building relationships.
A SUCCESSFUL CANDIDATE WILL:
Manage Nursing program officials in the content area to ensure compliance with program policies and ensure usage of consistent curriculum and assessment of course/program resources are updated and implemented as outlined for each program.
Participate in community outreach; form and sustains lasting professional partnerships with relevant constituents (community representatives and professional stakeholders); facilitate cooperative working relationships with the clinical placement facilities and establish innovative partnerships
Provide direction and oversight to help ensure that program funds are managed in accordance with federal regulations and BC policies and procedures.
Develop, implement, and maintain curriculum in the programs that respond to community needs, prepares students for success, and meets the external requirements of specialized accrediting bodies.
Lead development and implementation of key performance indicators relative to driving continuous improvement through both assessment processes and curricular efforts.
Assist the College in determining effective methods for the integration of curriculum standards, instructional strategies, and the developmental use of authentic assessment.
Lead the School of Nursing programming, assessment, and accreditation efforts;
Seek and secure external funding to support scholarly activity, and coordinate fundraisers, and resource development;
Recruit and maintain a high-quality faculty and support staff, with a goal of improving diversity;
Develop, implement, and evaluate program goals, objectives, policies, and services that are consistent with the mission/philosophy and strategic plan; coordinate program reviews, and discuss program outcomes in collaboration with appropriate faculty;
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The newly appointed President of Baker College invites dynamic, thoughtful, and innovative leaders to join the Baker College team. The new President's vision is ambitious, forward-thinking, and dedicated to a Student-First philosophy.
Established in 1911, Baker College is an independent non-profit college in the state of Michigan with the most focused approach to education and training available. Baker College believes in cultivating a culture of valuing employees and maintaining a progressive brand as an employer. They are committed to build organizational capacity through a diverse, talented, high performing and engaged workforce.
They have the honor, opportunity, and responsibility of changing lives through education and are in the business of helping people achieve their dreams. They accomplish this by taking care and pride in everything that they say and do and by having commitment to processes, procedures and personal interactions that measure up to the highest standards.
Baker College serves students through campuses located throughout Michigan and online, including the newest flagship campus in Royal Oak. Baker College is fully accredited and offers many programs in the fastest growing fields, such as business, health science, nursing, and IT with convenient scheduling and 24/7 accessibility online.
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Our College strives to be exemplars in the practice of diversity, equity, and inclusion by working in communion with multiple levels of professional representation throughout our college system. We are committed to our initiatives to fully understand how we can advance our levels of diversity, equity, and inclusion and create a culture that values student, staff and faculty engagement in addressing issues of diversity and inclusiveness.
Baker College is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We seek a workforce with a wide range of perspectives and experiences, we provide opportunities to applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or genetic information.
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420 S. Lafayette Ave, Royal Oak, Michigan 48067
MINIMUM EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:
Doctoral degree in Nursing or related field
Michigan RN license and related work experience required
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