Dean, Health Career Programs - Harper College in Palatine Illinois

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Harper College

Palatine, Illinois 60067

United States


Detailed Job Description

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You're a leader with ideas about improving teaching, learning and student success. You enjoy spending time with faculty and students and look forward to interesting discussions with your colleagues. Here is an opportunity to bring your expertise into a dynamic environment and increase the positive impact of your talent. Spread your enthusiasm for excellence at Harper College.

We welcome you to inspire others, contribute to student success, and enjoy the complete educational experience, collegial setting, and advanced resources of Harper. Share more than your expertise. Share your passion at Harper College.

Dean, Health Career Programs
Harper College is currently seeking applicants for the position of Dean, Health Career Programs. The Dean is responsible for leading and administering the instructional and support service programs of the Health Career Division. The Dean will supervise all aspects of the division including Harper's dental hygiene clinic and the simulated hospital. The Director of Nursing will report directly to the Dean. The successful candidate will have the ability to create and support new health career programs, innovative scheduling strategies and academic delivery methods to meet the needs of students. You will support the integration of credit and non-credit health career programs and be responsible for outreach to area employers resulting in opportunities for clinical sites and development and maintenance of relevant health programs. Your responsibilities will also include hiring, mentoring and evaluating division faculty and staff; developing and staffing a course schedule based on student needs; and developing and monitoring a division budget.

Job Requirements

  • Master's degree in Higher Education/Community College Administration, or a health field required; doctorate preferred.
  • Successful, collegiate-level teaching experience.
  • Progressively more responsible experience in an administrative capacity within an academic environment or appropriate instructional setting
  • The ideal candidate will have experience administering one or more health career programs at a college or university.

    To learn more about this opportunity and apply, visit us at

    Harper College is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Women, ethnic minorities and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Keyword Phrases

  • Dean, Health Career Programs
Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: Masters
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Department Chair
Type of Faculty:Tenure Track
Salary: Not Specified
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
Best if Apply By 9/24/2013