PhD RN Dean (Nursing Education Admin) - Bryant & Stratton College in Milwaukee Wisconsin

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Bryant & Stratton College

Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53226

United States

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Detailed Job Description





POSITION:                Dean of Nursing

HOURS/STATUS:      Full Time Associate (40 hours per week)

START DATE:           Negotiable

LOCATION:              Wisconsin

This individual is responsible for the following activities and outcomes:

  • Provides leadership, oversight, and administration of daily operations and strategic planning for Nursing faculty and staff, as well as program, curriculum development,  outcomes, evaluation, and resource management for both ADN and BSN degree programs

  • Ensure compliance with state, college, and accreditor benchmarks for first-time NCLEX pass rate, retention, graduation, placement, and employer satisfaction

  • Ensure program compliance with system office, state board, and national accreditation requirements

  • Lead and facilitate self-study process within defined timeframes

  • Evaluate course and program outcomes; recommend, implement, and evaluate initiatives for improvement as needed

  • Supervise,  coach, and evaluate  Associate Director of Nursing, Clinical Coordinator,  and Administrative Assistant for Nursing

  • Collaborate with the Associate Nursing Academic Program Director and Dean of Instruction regarding the selection, training, scheduling, coaching, and evaluating of Nursing and Biology faculty and staff with respect to College and department expectations, classroom performance, course development, and rigor

  • Oversees, in conjunction with the Nursing Clinical Coordinator, the ongoing development, monitoring and evaluation of clinical placement sites and preceptors as meeting nursing competency requirements within the legal scope of practice under the Wisconsin Nursing Practice Act

  • Provide student support and manage instructional costs through effective course scheduling, lab oversight, and advisement support

  • Research and analyze data to assure strong outcomes, using data including, but not limited to, program statistics (attendance, grades, retention, graduation, and NCLEX; recommend appropriate corrective or adjustment actions

  • Ensure positive relationships with employers, the State Board of Nursing, the National League for Nursing Accreditation Commission, and the nursing education community at large through active networking, effective advisory board facilitation, conferences, and other activities

  • Provide system-level subject matter expertise (SME) leadership and coordination for the nursing program working with the system curriculum and instructional team

  • Serve on campus committees and participate in campus events

  • Lead and manage the Nursing program within the policy requirements defined by Policy MKTG-002, External Communications Policy

  • Additional duties, including teaching, as required


  • Earned PhD Degree in Nursing or Nursing Education; Master’s Degree in Nursing

  • Three (3) years’ experience in Nursing education at the college level within the last ten (10) years; instruction in educational theory or Nursing Education preferred

  • Must have a minimum of two (2) calendar years work experience as a nurse and current Wisconsin RN license or eligibility for a Wisconsin RN license

  • Expertise in a clinical area

  • Demonstrated leadership skills, integrity, and ethical practice with emphasis on problem solving, conflict management/ resolution, adaptability, creativity, and sensitivity to diversity

  • Willingness to self-assess, take feedback, and incorporate results into practice

  • Ability to recognize and proactively address areas of opportunity and challenge

  • Documented management experience in an educational setting

  • Proven administrative, evaluative, analytical, strategic thinking and organizational skills

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite and Internet applications

  • Proficiency with other technologies currently used in Nursing profession

  • Proven ability to function as a member of a team within established college, state, federal, and accrediting/approval agency regulations, policies and procedures


Application Process: 

Submit an application, cover letter, resume, unofficial transcripts, and teaching philosophy to: Call 800-693-5818 for additional details

Ongoing consideration of resumes will occur until position is filled. 

Keyword Phrases

  • Dean of Nursing-
  • Administer daily operations for nursing faculty
  • RN, MSN, PhD-
  • Required by WI BON
  • SME (Subject Matter Expert)-
  • lead & coordinate nrsg programs system wide
  • Compliance-
  • Outcomes-
  • NCLEX pass rates, retention, graduation
Employment Type:Higher Education Executives
Degree Required: Doctorate
Experience: At least 3 years
Salary: Competitive
Type of School:2 - Year Institution / Technical
Application Requirements: CV/Resume