Chair, Partnerships. Professional Education, and Practice - (190000KI)
The University of Maryland School of Nursing (UMSON) invites nominations and applications for Chair, Department of Partnerships, Professional Education, and Practice (PPEP) . The Chair is the administrative officer of one of UMSON's five academic departments, reports directly to the Dean, and leads departmental faculty members in UMSON's tripartite mission of education, research and scholarship, and service. PPEP consists of 17 full-time and 3 part-time faculty members and 19 administrative staff members. The Department is diverse and consists of the Clinical Simulation Labs on the Baltimore Campus, the Governor's Wellmobile Program, the Institute for Educators, the Office of Global Health, the Office of Professional Education, and the Standardized Patient Program, offered in collaboration with the University of Maryland School of Medicine.
Founded in 1889, UMSON is one of the oldest and largest schools of nursing in the United States. It enrolls more than 1,900 student in its baccalaureate, master's, and doctoral programs; the master's program ranks 12th and the Doctor of Nursing Practice program ranks 6th in the 2020 US News & World Report's "America's Best Graduate Schools." UMSON is ranked 9th among public Schools of Nursing and 16th among all schools of nursing for receipt of National Institutes of Health funding.
UMSON is part of the University of Maryland, Baltimore's 72 acre graduate professional campus that includes the schools of medicine, dentistry, social work, pharmacy, and law - and an interdisciplinary Graduate School. One of the fastest growing biomedical research centers in the nation, UMB is a thriving academic health center combining cutting-edge biomedical research and exceptional patient care. The unique composition of the campus enables health professionals to address clinical care, public policy, and social issues through multidisciplinary research, scholarship, and community action. Its location in the Baltimore-Washington, D.C.-Annapolis triangle maximizes opportunities for collaboration with government agencies, health care institutions, and life science industries.
Promotes achievement of academic, research and scholarship, service, and practice strategic initiatives.
Fosters and maintains collaborative relationships with faculty members, administrators, and external institutions and community partners.
Facilitates communication between and among faculty members, administrators, and other staff at the departmental, school and university level.
Recommends hiring, advancement, and retention of faculty members and staff.
Provides fiscal oversight of department's operational and discretionary funds.
Dynamic, visionary, and innovative leader Earned doctorate in nursing or related field
Scholarship in teaching, research, and/or practice
Experience in health policy or advocacy.
Skills in community engagement.
Commitment to shared governance.
Interdisciplinary collaborative experience
Fiscal management experience
Information Inquiries, nominations, and applications, including a letter summarizing your qualifications and interest in this position and a current CV, should be sent to: Jane Kirschling, Dean University of Maryland School of Nursing 655 W. Lombard Street, suite 505 Baltimore, MD 21201 Telephone: 410-706-6740 Email: email@example.com Inquiries, nominations, and applications will be kept confidential. For more information, visit the UMSON website at http://nursing.umaryland.edu
The University of Maryland is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/ ADA Employer.
Organization: School of Nursing - Partnerships & Initiatives
Job Posting: Jun 3, 2019
Internal Number: 122321
About University of Maryland, Baltimore
The University of Maryland, Baltimore (UMB) is the State's public health, law and human services university devoted to excellence in professional and graduate education, research, patient care, and public service. As a diverse community of outstanding faculty, staff and students, and using state-of-the-art technological support, we educate leaders in health care delivery, biomedical science, global health, social work and the law. We emphasize interdisciplinary education and research in an atmosphere that explicitly values civility, diversity, collaboration, teamwork and accountability. By conducting internationally recognized research to cure disease and to improve the health, social functioning and just treatment of the people we serve, we foster economic development in the City, State, and nation. We are committed to ensuring that the knowledge we generate provides maximum benefit to society and directly enhances our various communities.