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Nursing Academic Department Chair

Full-time Academic Department Chair position available in the College of Nursing and Health Sciences at UW-Eau Claire beginning June 1, 2013.  This is an academic  year appointment, with a summer appointment. 

Primary responsibilities include leadership and management of the nursing department inclusive of faculty teaching assignments and class scheduling, management of personnel, overseeing the budget, fostering faculty growth and development and establishing a supportive and productive work environment. 

Requirements include a doctoral degree with a doctoral degree in nursing preferred. Master’s degree in nursing and current RN licensure are required. For a complete position description or to apply, go to

The following are needed to complete the application process online: application letter, official transcripts, current vita or resume, copy of RN license and contact information for three references. Applications must be completed online at by November 15, 2012, however screening may continue until the position is filled.  A criminal background check will be required prior to employment.   

For application questions contact Cathy Wilson, Dean’s Assistant at or 715-836-5287.

UWEC is an EOE/AA employer


Posted October 2012