Indiana University School of Nursing (IUSON) has retained Tyler & Company for an exciting search for an Associate Dean of the Indiana University School of Nursing, Fort Wayne campus.
The Opportunity: The Associate Dean will provide leadership to IUSON-FW faculty, staff, and students and will collaborate with leaders across the IUSON Core School (Indianapolis and Bloomington campuses and IUSON-FW). IUSON-FW is one of the newly renamed Indiana Fort Wayne Health Sciences Schools created to build new programming both within IUSON-FW and across the Indiana University Fort Wayne campus. Through exciting partnerships with local high-quality hospitals, IUSON-FW will provide both nursing and interprofessional training designed to develop nurses who will provide high quality care to the people of Indiana and the nation. The Associate Dean will be central in developing the vision and mission of IUSON-FW both as a Core School within IUSON and as one of the IU Fort Wayne Health Sciences Schools.
The Candidate: Qualified potential candidates must hold an earned doctorate in nursing or a doctorate in a related field with a graduate degree in nursing from an accredited institution. Teaching experience in higher education with a record of teaching excellence, innovation and creativity, and a record of scholarly achievement.
Ideal candidates will also have:
Experience in an administrative position in nursing education.
Eligible for appointment as a tenured associate or full professor.
Evidence of positive interpersonal and group process skills.
Knowledge of current developments in nursing education and practice.
Experience with state and national nursing education accreditation and approval processes preferred.
Evidence of contributions to nursing through research/scholarly activities and creative endeavors.
Must have a current unencumbered Indiana Nursing License or eligible to obtain at the time of appointment.
The Organization: Founded in 1914, Indiana University School of Nursing has evolved into the largest school in the country that offers a full range of academic degrees. In addition, the School of Nursing offers postdoctoral research training and extensive continuing education offerings.
The Community: Fort Wayne is Indiana's second-largest city and is home to over 250,000 residents. A three-time All-America City Award winner, Fort Wayne was named “Most Livable City” and is consistently sited for its high quality of life, low cost of living and warm Hoosier Hospitality.
Indiana University is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation or identity, national origin, disability status, or protected veteran status. This institution is also a provider of ADA services.