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University of Massachusetts Dartmouth

College of Nursing

Associate Dean for Graduate Studies-Nursing - AssociateProfessor/Professor

The College of Nursing at the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth invites applications and nominations for a full-time, tenure-track faculty and administrative position as Associate Dean for Graduate Studies in the College of Nursing for the academic year 2013-2014.

The ideal candidate will have an earned doctorate in Nursing, or related field and must be eligible for RN licensure in Massachusetts. Candidates must have a successful record of teaching in an area of expertise with an established record of external funding to sustain a program of research and participate in community outreach. In addition, the Associate Dean for Graduate Studies will support the college’s mission to work with faculty/students to further develop research. Previous teaching and administrative experience at the Graduate level preferred. Salary will be highly competitive with an appointment in either Adult & Child Nursing or Community Nursing Department.

The College of Nursing admitted students to a new PhD program in Nursing in the fall 2008. The PhD program characteristics include a unique focus on the advancement of nursing science in the care of people with chronic illness. In addition, a Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) program was recently approved with students being admitted in fall 2011.

The University of Massachusetts Dartmouth is located in the beautiful ocean side community of North Dartmouth, about an hour south of Boston, half hour east of Providence, and half hour west of Cape Cod. The College of Nursing has approximately 30 full-time faculty members and offers undergraduate and graduate programs in two Departments; Adult and Child Health and Community Nursing. The University of Massachusetts Dartmouth has an enrollment of over 8,000 students in over 40 undergraduate and 23 graduate programs offered by the College of Nursing, Charlton College of Business, College of Arts and Science, College of Visual and Performing Arts, School of Education, Public Policy & Civic Engagement, and School for Marine Science and Technology.

To apply, please send a letter of interest, curriculum vitae and a list of three references to: Search Committee for College of Nursing, Dr. James Fain, Dean of the College of Nursing, University of Massachusetts Dartmouth, 285 Old Westport Road, North Dartmouth, MA 02747.

The review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

UMass Dartmouth is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity, Title IX Employer.

The University of Massachusetts Dartmouth reserves the right to conduct background checks on all potential employees.

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Note: To be considered for any position, applicants must apply on-line. Paper applications are not accepted.
Failure to upload all required application documents will result in disqualification.

The University of Massachusetts reserves the right to conduct background checks on potential employees.

UMass Dartmouth is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity, Title IX Employer.

Please Note: Due to high volumes of resumes/applications received, UMass Dartmouth will only respond to applications for positions that are currently open.