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Coordinator, BSN Integrative Health Subplan (Faculty)(Tucson & Phoenix)

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Position Information

Title Coordinator, BSN Integrative Health Subplan (Faculty)(Tucson & Phoenix)
Department College of Nursing (3301)
Location University of Arizona Health Sciences
Position Summary

The University of Arizona – one of the country’s most respected research institutions is a leader in health sciences education and scholarship. The College of Nursing is accredited by the Commission of Collegiate Nursing Education and ranks among the top 15 percent of graduate nursing programs in the United States.

The BSN-IH Program Coordinator is responsible for the operational facets of the program and functions as one of the nursing faculty. Responsibilities include collaborating with the General Nursing and Health Education Division Director to develop, implement, and evaluate the new program and support curriculum and program accreditation. This is a fiscal appointment (year round).

The successful applicant will also hold a faculty position, in which rank will be determined by the Faculty Appointment, Promotion and Tenure committee.

Outstanding UA benefits include health, dental, and vision insurance plans; life insurance and disability programs; paid vacation, sick leave, and holidays; UA/ASU/NAU tuition reduction for the employee and qualified family members; state and optional retirement plans; access to UA recreation and cultural activities; and more!

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Duties & Responsibilities
  • Assume primary accountability for operationalization of the BSN-Integrative Health curriculum and program in compliance with accreditation standards and Arizona Board of Nursing.
  • Lead the continuing development of courses in the BSN-IH program.
  • Serve as the liaison for the program with college, university and external partners.
  • Oversee clinical placement requests, adequacy, and match to curricular plan and collaborate with business partner to ensure appropriate clinical sites are secured.
  • Manage core online, laboratory, or clinical faculty to ensure orientation and mentoring of new faculty and adequate coverage for all courses (may also be asked to participate in recruitment and interviewing of applicants for faculty positions).
  • With the Division Director, determine course chairs and orient them to role and responsibilities.
  • Collaborate with business partner to ensure clinical adjunct faculty recruitment, hiring, and training for clinical and laboratory learning experiences.
  • Manage faculty issues/questions as to course teaching/learning or curriculum.
  • Convene faculty as required for coordination of levels, courses, classes and extra learning opportunities.
  • Convene faculty at least once per year to assess for any changes to the curriculum and supervise the updating of curriculum to include evaluation and revision of courses through the curriculum committee and Division Director.
  • Participate in student admission selection, oversee orientation, advising and progression activities.
  • Manage student issues related to course faculty or program in concert with the administrative facilitator where necessary.
  • Ensure that program is evaluated according to College evaluation plan (including expected student outcome data obtained from courses/levels) and data are collated at the end of each semester.
  • There may be additional duties assigned as it relates to this position.
Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities
Minimum Qualifications
  • Graduate degree in Nursing or health-related field.
  • Four (4) or more years teaching experience in a professional nursing education program.
  • Curriculum development experience.
  • Provide evidence/receipt of a Registered Nursing License in the state of Arizona prior to first day of employment with the College of Nursing.
  • Requirement for a faculty appointment (rank to be determined).
Preferred Qualifications
  • Doctorate degree (PhD, EdD, or DNP).
  • Experience in administration within a professional nursing education program.
  • Experience teaching online.
  • Strategic planning as related to program coordination.
  • Management and budget experience.
FLSA Exempt
Full Time/Part Time Full Time
Number of Hours Worked per Week 40+
Job Category Administrative and Professional
Benefits Eligible Yes - Full Benefits
Posted Rate of Pay DOE
Type of criminal background check required: Name-based criminal background check (non-security sensitive)

Posting Detail Information

Posting Number A22228
Number of Vacancies One
Desired Start Date
Position End Date (if temporary)
Limited to Current UA Employees No
Contact Information for Candidates

Connie Miller
Director, General Nursing and Health Education Divison

Open Date 11/22/2017
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Review Begins On 12/04/2017
Special Instructions to Applicant
Diversity Statement

At the University of Arizona, we value our inclusive climate because we know that diversity in experiences and perspectives is vital to advancing innovation, critical thinking, solving complex problems, and creating an inclusive academic community. We translate these values into action by seeking individuals who have experience and expertise working with diverse students, colleagues and constituencies. Because we seek a workforce with diverse perspectives and experiences, we encourage minorities, women, veterans, and individuals with disabilities to apply. As an Employer of National Service, we also welcome alumni of AmeriCorps, Peace Corps, and other national service programs.

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Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Where did you first learn about this position?
    • Arizona Daily Star
    • Arizona Republic
    • Chronicle of Higher Education
    • Department of Economic Security (DES)
    • Diverse Issues in Higher Education
    • Hispanic Outlook in Higher Education
    • Jobing.Com
    • LinkedIn
    • Local Job Banks
    • Pima County One-Stop
    • Professional Conference
    • Professional journal/publication
    • Referred by UA Employee
    • Invited by Dept to Apply
    • UA Website
    • Other
  2. * Do you have a Master's Degree in nursing or related field?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * Are you able to provide evidence/receipt of an Arizona RN license prior to first day of employment with the College of Nursing?
    • Yes
    • No
  4. * Do you have experience in curriculum development?
    • Yes
    • No
  5. * Do you have four (4) or more years teaching experience in a professional nursing education program?
    • Yes
    • No
  6. * Are you eligible for a faculty appointment?
    • Yes
    • No

Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae
Optional Documents