Mercy College of Health Sciences, located in Des Moines, Iowa, has an immediate opening for a Dean of Academics. The position will provide leadership of academic programs, including academic planning, enhancing or developing new programs, curriculum, teaching, scholarship, service and professional and regional accreditation. Specific responsibilities include: guiding program innovation and creation, ensuring retention of qualified faculty by overseeing recruitment, faculty development and evaluation, and engaging community stakeholders to facilitate partnerships.
Applicants should possess a doctorate degree, three years' experience in higher education administration, seven years' experience teaching in higher education, demonstrated knowledge of assessment and accreditation. Nursing education and accreditation experience preferred.