Midway University is seeking a Dean of the School of Health Sciences which includes the Departments of Nursing and Health Care Administration. Reporting to the Vice President for Academic Affairs and working closely with the faculty and staff from all areas of the University, the Dean will have significant impact on the direction of the school.
The Dean must be visionary, innovative, creative, and data driven. The Dean will work collaboratively with the faculty and staff to set the direction of the school and embrace challenges while maintaining an environment of excellence in teaching, scholarship, and service. S/He must value the contributions of all, foster transparency in processes, and be accessible to students. S/He must be knowledgeable of current trends in nursing and health care. In addition, the Dean must maintain our current partnerships and develop new partnerships for both programs on campus and in the community.
The Dean needs to understand and appreciate the history of the Nursing Department and maintain its high standards. Our NCLEX pass rate is in the 90% range.