College of Nursing
The Florida State University (www.fsu.edu) announces the search for
Dean of the College of Nursing. Chief academic/administrative officer of
the College, the Dean reports to the Provost and Executive VP for
Academic Affairs and participates in all major University decisions.
About Florida State University
Florida State University is one of the nation's elite research universities
with the Carnegie Foundation's highest designation, Doctoral/Research
University Extensive. We offer a distinctive academic environment built
on our cherished values and unique heritage, welcoming campus on the
oldest continuous site of higher education in Florida, championship athletics,
and prime location in the heart of the state capital.
College of Nursing
Built on 60+ years of excellence, the FSU College of Nursing develops
professional leaders in nursing for practice in diverse health-care settings.
The goals of the College are: 1) To cultivate a culture of inquiry and
engagement among faculty and students with the ultimate goal of improving
the profession; 2) To develop inter-professional partnerships for
research, clinical practice and education; 3) To provide leadership for the
improvement of nursing practice and the healthcare system; 4) To provide
evidence-based educational experiences that prepare nurses to address the
healthcare needs of diverse populations. The College of Nursing program
offerings include baccalaureate and master of science, and doctor of nursing
In collaboration with Tallahassee Memorial HealthCare, the College of
Nursing has established a Center for Research and Evidence Based
Practice, which is located in the College of Nursing on the FSU campus.
The College has a continued commitment to cultivate interdisciplinary
professional collaborative practice and research opportunities with
Tallahassee Memorial HealthCare and across disciplines within the
University. Undergraduate honors students and graduate students in the
Nurse Practitioner, Nurse Educator and Health Systems Leadership tracks
partner with faculty to achieve the goals of improving practice and
Candidates should hold a doctoral degree in nursing or related discipline
and demonstrate scholarly distinction appropriate for an appointment as a
full professor in the College. Significant experience in teaching and
research, proven record of collaborative leadership and grant writing,
commitment to shared governance, excellent administrative and
interpersonal skills, and demonstrated success in fund raising/alumni
relations is expected.
The Search Process
Interested applicants should submit a letter of interest, curriculum vitae,
research philosophy and five letters of recommendation to: email@example.com.
Review of these materials will begin immediately and will continue until
the appointment is made. It is preferred that nominations and applications
be submitted prior to March 31, 2013.
The Florida State University is committed to the diversity of its faculty, staff, and
students, and to sustaining a work and learning environment that is inclusive.
Women, minorities, and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply. FSU is
an Equal Opportunity/Access/Affirmative Action Employer.
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