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Executive Associate Dean

The University of Tennessee Knoxville, College of Nursing provides unique opportunities for tenure track faculty. As the state’s flagship school, The University of Tennessee Knoxville offers a research-intensive environment for interdisciplinary collaboration, with state-of-the-art technology and research resources. Located near the Great Smoky Mountains and numerous lakes, Knoxville offers abundant recreational attractions, cultural attractions such as opera and symphony, low cost of living and high quality residential neighborhoods.

The College of Nursing has an opening for Executive Associate Dean for Academic Affairs. The Executive Associate Dean for Academic Affairs is the chief operating officer for academic matters and will provide leadership to ensure students have a positive learning experience that will result in competent professionals who can meet the health care needs of the state/nation. The Executive Associate Dean is accountable to the Dean and a member of the Administrative Team.

required qualifications

Earned doctorate and Master’s in nursing, if doctorate is not in nursing; academic administrative experience; teaching experience at graduate and undergraduate levels; demonstrated ability to function effectively in large, complex organization; record of scholarly achievement; and eligible for license as a registered nurse in Tennessee.

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Interested applicants may send or email a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and three letters of reference to:

Victoria Niederhauser, DrPH, RN, Dean & Professor
The University of Tennessee, College of Nursing
1200 Volunteer Blvd
Knoxville, TN 37996-4180

Screening of applicant credentials will begin immediately and continue until positions are filled. Rank and salary based on qualifications and experience.

The University of Tennessee is an EEO/AA/Title VI/Title IX/Section 504/ADA/ADEA institution in the provision of its education and employment programs and services. All qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, pregnancy, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, or covered veteran status.

posted october 2013