As one of America's finest universities, UCLA has a tradition of advancing higher education and the common good through excellence in scholarship, research and public service. UCLA is California's largest university and a model for public institutions of higher education. Academic excellence, faculty distinction and a comprehensive curriculum are hallmarks of the UCLA experience. The university is an educational and architectural landmark in Los Angeles, attracting thousands of visitors and scholars each year.
Under the general supervision of the Associate Dean of Academic and Student Affairs, the Assistant Dean of Clinical Education will be responsible for the administration of all aspects of the clinical education enterprise. The incumbent will facilitate communication among faculty, clinical sites, clinical liaisons, and preceptors to assure that clinical objectives of all programs are met and application of classroom learning is made in the clinical setting. He/she will oversee the coordination of pre- and post-licensure clinical placements and obtain new sites as needed. He/she will stay current on licensing and accreditation requirements affecting clinical education and will maintain excellent communication with site administrators. The incumbent will directly supervise the placement coordinators, clearances coordinator, affiliation and contracts coordinator, and skills lab/simulation coordinator. The incumbent will be responsible for accurate completion of required documentation related to students' performance in the clinical area. The incumbent will function as the Nurse Practitioner program Director.
Applicants must submit their qualifications via UCLA's Career Opportunities website at
. Reference UCLA REQ. # 18731. AA/EEO
The complete listing of qualifications is available on UCLA's official job posting.
• Doctoral in nursing (DNP preferred).
• Nationally certified Nurse Practitioner.
• Knowledge of issues relating to clinical practice and application to established sites
• Knowledge of regulatory and accreditation requirements.
• Demonstrated ability to establish and maintain cooperative supervisory and working relationships with faculty, staff , clinical affiliate staff, and students.
• Demonstrated knowledge and experience with HIPAA and FERRPA regulations. Demonstrated ability to convey regulations to others and implement appropriately.
• Demonstrated ability to efficiently manage a budget.
UCLA offers a comprehensive benefits package, including an average of three weeks' vacation per year; an average of 12 days per year sick leave; 12 paid holidays per year; health, dental and optical benefits; life insurance; disability insurance; the University of California Retirement Plan with 5 year vesting and various voluntary UC Savings Plans. There are also special programs and privileges available, such as accessibility to cultural and recreational programs, athletic events, and the University Credit Union.
InsideHigherEd.com - 16 months ago