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Western Carolina University
School of Nursing
Program Director for Accelerated BSN
The School of Nursing (SON) invites applications for the position of Program Director of its Accelerated BSN Entry-Option (ABSN).
This is a full-time, non-tenure track, 12-month appointment available in the accredited (CCNE) SON at Western Carolina University.
Rank is commensurate with experience.
The School expects the successful candidate to possess outstanding communication skills, evidence of sustained scholarly activity, teach and develop online and traditional courses, advise students, participate on committees, and other university activities. Other responsibilities include: directing/coordinating the ABSN program, teaching courses primarily in Asheville, supervising student practicums in western North Carolina regions, and grant writing in support of the program. In addition, Western Carolina University has adopted the Boyer model of scholarship and faculty are expected to practice the scholarship of student engagement to enhance student learning.
Western Carolina University (www.wcu.edu) is a regional comprehensive university located in Cullowhee, NC, a scenic rural valley between the Blue Ridge and the Smokey Mountains, serving people of North Carolina from its main residential campus in Cullowhee, 50 miles of Asheville, NC and 2 ½ hours north of Atlanta, GA.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities/Competencies:
Minimum Training & Experience Requirements
Master's degree in nursing from an accredited program; eligibility for RN licensure in NC; two years teaching experience at BSN level or higher, current CPR certification, and two years prior experience in direct patient care as an RN. Applicants must also meet nurse educator requirements as outlined by the NC Board of Nursing. A doctorate in nursing or a related field is preferred.
Preference will be given to those applicants with the following training and experience:
A doctorate in nursing or a related field is preferred.
Salary Range (displays in advertisement)
Competency Level: (SPA Banded positions only)
School of Nursing - 245200
Job Open Date
Job Close Date
Open Until Filled
Special Instructions to Applicants
To be considered, you must apply online. Please attach a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, 3 references with contact information, and copies of transcripts from the highest degree earned.
Applications will be reviewed beginning immediately and continue until filled.
For questions or additional information, please contact Dr.Judy Neubrander, Director, School of Nursing at 828-227-7467 or email@example.com
Western Carolina is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer that conducts background checks. Proper documentation of identity and employability are required at the time of employment. All new employees are required to provide official transcripts within 30 days of employment.
The Western Carolina University Annual Safety Report is available online at http://www.wcu.edu/5061.asp or in hard-copy by request at the office of the Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs, 114 Scott, Cullowhee, NC 28723 (828-227-7234) or the Office of University Police, 111 Camp Annex, Cullowhee, NC 28723 (828-227-7301). The report, required of all universities participating in Title IV student financial aid programs, discusses crime statistics, procedures for reporting suspicious or criminal activity, security, police authority, crime prevention strategies, university policies on substance abuse and sexual offenses, workplace violence and fire safety.
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