Texas A&M University Corpus Christi - Dean, College of Nursing and Health Sciences
TX, Corpus Christi
Education - Dean/Senior Education
Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi (TAMU-CC) invites nominations and applications for the position of dean of the College of Nursing and Health Sciences. The next dean will play a critical role in helping a growing college ensure high-quality academic offerings; explore new programmatic offerings and modes of delivery; and build a cohesive and robust faculty that care deeply about teaching, scholarship and service. The dean will be expected to build strong relationships in the college, university and community.
The College of Nursing and Health Sciences enrolls more than 2,000 students and employs 49 full-time faculty across a range of academic programs that have been repeatedly recognized for excellence. The White House-recognized eLine Military Program was awarded the 2013 Innovations in Professional Nursing Education Award by the American Association of Colleges of Nursing. Additionally, the Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) program is the fourth largest in the State of Texas and has been ranked in the top 10 for Best Online Education Programs by U.S. News & World Report. The DNP program was ranked 14th by Registerednursing.org. The college is housed in a new facility which includes state-of-the-art nursing simulation laboratories.
TAMU-CC is a vibrant, relatively young doctoral granting university and Hispanic-Serving Institution (HSI). With approximately 12,000 students from 47 states and 54 foreign nations and 1,318 faculty and staff, it combines a heritage of teaching excellence with innovation in research and community engagement. TAMU-CC possesses the key elements to support its move to the next level among its peers as a major Hispanic-serving research university. In late 2018, TAMU-CC achieved R2 Doctoral University-High Research Activity classification by the Carnegie Commission of Higher Education, which further promotes the university’s culture of innovation and research.
The university seeks a dean with a strong track record of leadership, a vision for the future of education in nursing and health sciences and the ability to manage the college’s resources in manner that helps it achieve its goals. The successful candidate should have an earned doctorate in nursing, health sciences or related discipline from a regionally and professionally accredited institution and academic credentials commensurate with the appointment at the rank of associate or full professor.
Applications and nominations should be received by December 30, 2019 to ensure full consideration. Candidates should provide, as three separate documents, a curriculum vitae; a letter of application that addresses the responsibilities and requirements described in the leadership profile; and the names and contact information of five professional references. Candidates will be informed before references are contacted. Please submit inquiries, nominations and application materials to the Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi’s consultants Ryan Crawford and Claudia Teschky at TAMUCC-CNHSDean@wittkieffer.com
The consultants can be reached through the desk of Marietta DeMauro, executive search coordinator, at 630-575-6975.
Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.