Director, Family Nurse Practitioner Program - American International College in Springfield Massachusetts

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American International College

Springfield, Massachusetts

United States

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Detailed Job Description

The School of Health Sciences, Division of Nursing seeks a director for our Family Nurse Practitioner Program. The individual’s primary responsibilities will include, but not limited to:


  • Strong commitment to high quality instruction in a diverse, student-centered environment and the ability to work with students with various learning styles and backgrounds.
  • Interest in active and collaborative learning and enthusiasm for working within an inter professional setting.
  • Ability to foster a collaborative atmosphere among students, faculty, and staff.
  • Enthusiastic, committed teacher-scholar with demonstrated excellence in teaching and scholarship.
  • To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) with Family Nurse Practitioner specialization is required.
  • Doctorate in Nursing or related field is preferred.
  • Advanced practice nursing and teaching in professional nursing program is required.
  • Teaching experience in graduate advanced practice nursing program is preferred.
  • Advanced Practice Registered Nurses (APRN) Certification as a Family Nurse Practitioner; 3-5 years of experience practicing as an advanced practice nurse is required.
  • Essential Functions

  • Provide programmatic academic leadership for family nurse practitioner program
  • Establish and coordinate clinical placements for Nurse Practitioner (NP) students
  • Teach assigned courses in Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP) program
  • Work effectively with faculty, students, administrators, alumni, the College community and external communities
  • Maintain expertise as an advanced practice nurse
  • Keep abreast best practices in advanced practice nursing
  • Work collaboratively with Graduate Program Director and Graduate Admissions Office and other related offices to assist in recruitment, retention, and advisement of graduate students
  • Other duties as assigned by Director, Associate Director, and/or Dean.
  • About AIC

    American International College is a private, coeducational institution of higher education located on a 70+ acre campus in Springfield, Massachusetts. The campus has 42 buildings on two sites approximately 1/2 mile apart with a total of approximately 660,000 gross square feet. Included in the inventory of buildings are student residences for a resident population of 900 students. Founded in 1885, the College has 3700 graduate and undergraduate students. AIC offers a variety of undergraduate and graduate programs through the Schools of Business, Arts and Sciences; Health Sciences; and Graduate and Adult Education. The mission of the College is to transform student lives through career focused learning, with a strong foundation in the liberal arts, a commitment to serving the community, and a high level of involvement in the global economy.

    To Apply

    Qualified applicants must electronically submit a cover letter, current resume or CV summarizing your qualifications and the contact information for three professional references (all saved as one document) via this online application:

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    AIC is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

    Keyword Phrases

    • Director, Family Nurse Practitioner Program
    • Higher dedication
    • Diversity of our community
    • Student-centered
    • Academic Administration
    Employment Type:Administrative Staff
    Degree Required: Masters
    Experience: See Job Description
    Level of Job: Director
    Salary: Not Specified
    Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
    Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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