Career Opportunities for DNPs
Director of Nursing Program
Adams State University
|Title:||Director of Nursing Program|
Adams State University, a federally designated Hispanic Serving Institution (HSI) in rural southern Colorado, is seeking an experienced and enthusiastic educator with significant prior leadership experiences to serve as the Nursing Program Director. The successful candidate will provide leadership and oversight of the online RN to BSN program and the traditional BSN program. The Nursing Program Director facilitates and promotes student learning within each of the Nursing programs through sound administrative practices and the creation of an environment that promotes academic rigor, fosters instructional innovation, and provides comprehensive support services to students. The Nursing Program Director works closely with department faculty, staff, and students as well as health care providers, community partners, and other educational programs.
Candidates should demonstrate that they possess (a) a commitment to student-centered instruction, (b) a passion for mentoring and teaching a diverse student population, (c) a commitment to furthering the university’s mission of Inclusive Excellence, (d) the potential to maintain a research record that is commensurate with level of experience, (e) a vision for expanding programs and other initiatives. The successful candidate must have the ability to effectively communicate and collaborate with diverse faculty, staff, and students as well as partners within the small, rural community of Alamosa and the greater San Luis Valley. The university offers faculty a mentoring program and professional development opportunities.
The director is responsible for administrative oversight of the department. Responsibilities beyond teaching include, but are not limited to:
The Director of the Nursing Education Program must possess the following qualifications:
Preference will be given to applicants who possess/demonstrate:
Applicants should submit a detailed letter specifically addressing all points listed in the qualifications section of this announcement as well as highlighting any preferred or additional qualifications. Candidates should also address how they would work in a multi-cultural classroom and university setting and contribute to the mission and vision of ASU. Finally, a complete application must include the following:
Application materials should be submitted electronically to:
Dr. Benita Brink
Complete applications received prior to May 15, 2017 will receive full consideration.
The complete vacancy announcement can be viewed at https://www.adams.edu/administration/hr/nursingprogramdirectorvacancyannouncementrevised.pdf
Adams State University
A base faculty salary of $50,000 to $65,000 commensurate with qualifications and academic rank, plus a director stipend of $20,400; an additional stipend of $9,180 for summer director responsibilities; excellent medical/dental and retirement benefits.
208 Edgemont Blvd., Alamosa, CO 81101
Dr. Benita Brink
Doctors of Nursing Practice, Inc.
Role and Responsibilities
Markets products by developing and implementing marketing and advertising campaigns; tracking sales data; maintaining databases and preparing reports. Accomplishes business development activities by researching and developing marketing opportunities and plans and implementing sales plans.
·Achieves marketing and sales operational objectives by contributing marketing and sales information and recommendations to strategic plans and reviews; preparing and completing action plans; implementing production, productivity, quality, and customer-service standards; resolving problems; completing audits; identifying trends; determining system improvements; implementing change.
·Market website to potential advertisers while increasing revenue
·Increase conference attendance through marketing
·Increase Sponsorship and Exhibitors at conferences and on website
·Increase involvement of university DNP programs to include administrators, faculty and students
·Market CEU courses
·Coordinate/develop conference program
· Improves product marketability and profitability by researching, identifying, and capitalizing on market opportunities; improving product packaging; coordinating new product development.
·Identifies marketing opportunities by identifying consumer requirements; defining market, competitor’s share, and competitor’s strengths and weaknesses; forecasting projected business; establishing targeted market share
·Sustains rapport with key accounts by making periodic visits; exploring specific needs; anticipating new opportunities
·Protects organization’s value by keeping information confidential.
·Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities; reading professional publications; maintaining personal networks; participating in professional organizations.
·Accomplishes marketing and organization mission by completing related results as needed.
QUALIFICATIONS AND EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS
Financial Planning and Strategy, Marketing Concepts, Positioning, People Management, Territory Management, Sales Planning, Competitive Analysis, Understanding the Customer, Product Development, Client Relationships, Creative Services
|Organization:||Doctors of Nursing Practice, Inc.|