Department Chair, Family and Community Health Nursing
When applying for this position, I understand that all information on my application is subject to verification. In addition, criminal background checks are a condition of employment.
Below you will find the details for the position including any supplementary documentation and questions you should review before applying for the opening. To apply for the position, please click the Apply for this Job link/button.
If you would like to bookmark this position for later review, click on the Bookmark link. If you would like to print a copy of this position for your records, click on the Print Preview link.
|Position Type||Teaching and Research Faculty|
|Working Title||Department Chair, Family and Community Health Nursing|
|School/Unit||School of Nursing|
|Department||Family & Community Health Nursing|
|Number of Months||12|
|Tenure Status||Tenure Eligible|
|Grant funded position?||No|
Position Summary and Qualifications
|Mission or Goal of Unit||
The mission of the School of Nursing is to improve health and the human condition through leadership in nursing research, education and service. Therefore we will:
|Chief purpose of this position in support of above mission or goal||
This is a full-time, tenure-eligible faculty position at the rank of Associate Professor or Professor. This position serves as the Chair of the Family and Community Health Nursing department in the School of Nursing. The candidate must have demonstrated administrative or leadership experience with a community of scholars. The ideal candidate will possess a strong track record of funded research in nursing science and willingness and ability to provide visionary leadership and mentorship of faculty colleagues and students. The candidate should have experience in conducting significant research and hold interests that complement and expand existing expertise in the School of Nursing. Research areas of particular interest include biobehavioral clinical research, symptom management, and critical care, oncology, or health promotion across the life span.
•Demonstrate commitment to contributing to VCU’s Quest for Distinction (www.future.vcu.edu/)
•Doctoral degree in Nursing or related field, with at least one graduate degree in nursing consistent with the department specialty foci
•Nurse practitioner licensure
Posting Detail Information
|Open Until Filled||Yes|
|Application Deadline Date|
|Proposed Hire Date||10/25/2016|
|Type of Search|
|Application Process/Additional Information||
Candidates must apply to this faculty position through the university’s career website at https://www.vcujobs.com to be considered for this position. For further information about this position contact the LaToya Blizzard, Executive Coordinator, School of Nursing at (804) 827-1130 or email@example.com. Virginia Commonwealth University is an equal opportunity, affirmative action university providing access to education and employment without regard to age, race, color, national origin, gender, religion, sexual orientation, veteran’s status, political affiliation or disability.
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).
How did you hear about this posting?
(Open Ended Question)
If you selected "Other" for your referral source, please indicate where you heard about this posting? (If you did not select "Other," please enter "n/a."
(Open Ended Question)
- Cover Letter/Letter of Application
- Curriculum Vitae (CV)
- Reference Letter - 1
- Reference Letter - 2
- Reference Letter - 3