Mar 31, 2022

Dean of the School of Nursing, Health & Wellness

  • Rockland Community College
  • Rockland Community College, College Road, Suffern, NY, USA
Full-Time Administration Education Other

Job Description

Position: Dean of the School of Nursing, Health & Wellness

Exempt position


Job Duties:

Reporting to the Provost and Executive Vice President, the Dean of the School of Nursing, Health and Wellness, oversees  the School Program Directors, develops college strategic initiatives, participates in long-term planning and policy setting, and provides senior level administrative leadership in areas of curriculum development, institutional assessment, hiring of School faculty and staff, faculty development, performance evaluations, budget preparation, formulation of policies and procedures and space assignments, specific to that school.  Additionally, the Dean collaborates with Institutional Advancement in school-related fundraising efforts (including grants) and oversees recruitment and retention strategies in collaboration with Program Directors and Student Success Team.


Essential Functions:

  • Provides leadership and overall management for the School
  • Oversees School Program Directors, faculty and Staff
  • Works closely with the Student Success Team in fostering student success
  • Responsible for meeting School key performance indicators and outcomes
  • Oversees transfer agreements and partnerships
  • Coordinates curriculum development, course offerings and program prioritizations
  • Participates in the College’s enrollment management efforts
  • Oversees annual planning, assessment and program review
  • Develops and monitors budgets in consultation with Program Directors
  • Perform other job related duties as assigned.


Required Qualifications:

Master’s Degree with a minimum of five (5) years leadership experience at a community college or institution of higher education.  College teaching experience in discipline within the school equivalent experience 1-3 years job related experience.


Starting Salary: Commensurate with experience


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Application Deadline: Search will remain open until candidate is selected however, to ensure consideration resumes should be received by April 26, 2022


Include three (3) professional references (including names, phone numbers and e-mail addresses). References will not be contacted without prior permission of the candidate. Employment at the College may be subject to the favorable result of a background investigation. Official transcripts will be required upon employment. Foreign transcripts which are not accompanied by an evaluation from an approved agency may not be reviewed.  Applicants may contact NACES (National Association of Credential Evaluating Service) at to obtain a list of members providing this service. Any expenses incurred for this service must be borne by the applicant. Foreign transcript translations by applicant or educational institution are not acceptable.


Rockland Community College is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and strongly encourages applications from women, people of color, veterans and individuals with disabilities. Our mission demonstrates a strong public commitment to a diverse and inclusive campus community.



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