Wayne State University - Associate Dean of Nursing – Research

MI, Detroit
Mid-Level Executive Search - Dean/Senior Education

The Wayne State University College of Nursing (WSUCON) seeks applications, inquiries and nominations for the position of Associate Dean of Nursing-Research. Reporting to the Dean of the College of Nursing, the Associate Dean will provide leadership, plan and monitor the research programs of the College of Nursing.  This role has primary responsibility for research development and the mentoring of others in their research as well as oversight of the Office of Health Research.

Located within a public urban research university, and with the most diverse student body in Michigan, the Wayne State University College of Nursing offers a contemporary nursing education. Programs offered include Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Master of Science in Nursing, Doctor of Nursing Practice and Doctor of Philosophy in Nursing, as well as several clinical specialty graduate certificates. 

Candidates must possess an R.N., and Ph.D., with academic administrative experience from an accredited college or university and qualification for appointment at senior faculty rank with tenure. The successful candidate will have a strong track record in research with experience as a principal investigator of externally funded projects. The successful candidate must also demonstrate progressive administrative leadership experience in an academic nursing environment, the ability to champion nursing research within a preeminent research institution and work collaboratively with colleagues throughout WSUCON and across the University. 

Nominations, expressions of interest, and applications may be submitted confidentially to the consultants assisting WSUCON with this search at WSUAssocDeanResearch@wkadvisors.com. Applications should include a cover letter and curriculum vitae.  Inquiries by phone should be directed to Diane Smith, RN, BSN at 267.766.0410 or Claudia Teschky at 630.575.6172.  All replies will be treated with confidentiality.  

The Wayne State University values diversity and is committed to equal opportunity for all persons regardless of age, color, disability, ethnicity, marital status, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, veteran status or any other status protected by law. Wayne State University is a premier, public, urban research university located in the heart of Detroit where students from all backgrounds are offered a rich, high quality education. Our deep rooted commitment to excellence, collaboration, integrity, diversity and inclusion creates exceptional educational opportunities preparing students for success in a diverse, global society. WSU encourages applications from women, people of color and other underrepresented people. WSU is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer.