The Assistant Director of Graduate Programs assists in the planning, implementation, and evaluation of the graduate/adult nursing program(s) within the Concordia University of Irvine (CUI) Department of Nursing (DON) and the School of Professional Studies (SOPS). This position works closely with the Director of Nursing in departmental operations for the MSN and RN to BSN programs and is responsible for providing leadership and fostering both internal and external collaborative relationships with faculty, administration and stakeholders in the community. The Assistant Director is available to assume leadership for the Nursing Department in the absence of the Director of Nursing.
We seek candidates who understand and value a Christian Liberal arts approach to higher education and who are willing to invest themselves in the lives of students.
Concordia University, Irvine does not discriminate in the employment of individuals on the basis of race, color, national or ethnic origin, disability, sex, or age. However, Concordia University Irvine is a Christian educational institution operated by The Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod and, in compliance with Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, reserves the right to give preference in employment based upon religion. It is our desire to build an employee community of individuals who are currently actively living out their Christian faith.
Master’s in nursing and earned doctorate in nursing or related field.
Eligibility for licensure as a registered nurse in the state of California.
Teaching experience in nursing, both classroom and online, at the baccalaureate and masters levels.
Online education course development and delivery preferred.
Administrative experience in an academic setting preferred.
Appropriate participation and service in professional and community organization and church.
Ability and skills to work independently and collaboratively with faculty, students and others.
Teaches nursing research and has an active nursing research program.