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Director of RN-BSN Program, Tenure-Track Faculty Position

Type: Exempt
Position: Faculty
Posting Date: October 21, 2013

Job Description:

The Director of the RN-BSN program is responsible for the establishment and continued development of the RN-BSN program. The Director will be responsible for the faculty of the department, oversight of the curriculum as assembled by the faculty, strategic planning, accreditation, student recruitment and advising, course scheduling, and clinical placement. The Director will be allotted .75 FTE for administrative duties and .25 FTE for teaching load.

Greenville College:

Greenville College empowers students for lives of character and service through a transforming Christ-centered education in the liberal arts, sciences, and professional studies.  The College is located 50 miles east of St. Louis in an attractive residential community of approximately 7,000 people. Greenville was founded in 1892 and has a rich heritage of affiliation with the Free Methodist Church, yet draws students from 40+ denominations.

We are a Christian community committed to challenging and nurturing students. Grounded in both the liberal arts tradition and a rich Wesleyan heritage, we provide an education characterized by open inquiry into all creation and guided by the authority of Scripture, tradition, reason, and experience. 

Along with its traditional undergraduate program, the college has established bachelor’s and master’s degree programs for adult learners in education, business management, and organizational leadership. The RN-BSN program will grow out a healthy institution that knows its mission and has an exceptional track record of serving non-traditional students.

Reports To:

Vice President for Academic Affairs

Required Skills:

Doctoral degree in nursing or a related field with an active RN Illinois license. We may consider an applicant with a Master’s in Nursing who is actively pursuing a doctoral degree.

Core Responsibilities:

1.Establish and continually improve the RN-BSN program and curriculum.

2.Provides leadership for and maintains quality faculty, including accountability for teaching excellence.

3.Facilitate faculty participation in curriculum, faculty recruitment and policy issues according to college philosophy.

4.Secure and maintain appropriate resources for success of the program.

5.Maintain a collaborative environment for faculty and students.

6.Provide a collegial atmosphere for College and community contingents.

7.Prepare and administer an annual budget with the finance department.

8.Maintain open communication with potential and current students, as well as alumni.

9.Assist faculty with relationships needed for clinical course, and finalize clinical placements.

10. Support faculty development and clinical practice for current evaluation and improvement of the program.

11. Participate in all levels of accreditation activity in the department and college.

How to Apply

Application materials should include a 1) letter of application, 2) curriculum vitae, 3) statement of educational philosophy, 4) statement of personal faith journey and commitment, 5) names of three references, and 6) copies of academic transcripts (unofficial copies acceptable for initial application).  Electronic versions of all these documents are welcome.

Review of applications will be begin immediately and continue until the position has been filled.  Address applications to:

Dr. Edwin F. Estevez
Vice President for Academic Affairs
Greenville College
315 East College Avenue
Greenville, Illinois 62246

Phone: (618) 664 7020
Email: edwin.estevez@greenville.edu

It is the policy of Greenville College not to discriminate on the basis of age, color, ethnic or national origin, disability, race or gender in its educational programs, admissions or employment policies.

Greenville College performs a background check on all newly hired employees and offers of employment are contingent upon the results. For more information on GC openings contact:

Natali Rinderer
Office of Human Resources
Phone: (618) 664-7014
Fax: (618) 664-7017
natali.rinderer@greenville.edu

Complete the Employment Application

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