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Director, ADN Program

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Work Type: Staff/Unclassified
Location: East Liverpool Campus
Category: Full-time
Home Org/Dept: Dean, East Liverpool Campus - East Liverpool Campus [300059]

Job Title:

Academic Program Director - Director, ADN Program  

Physical Location:

 East Liverpool Campus, East Liverpool, OH



Basic Function:

To direct all operational, administrative, instructional, and financial activities of a designated academic program or student service function. Reports to designated supervisor.

Additional Basic Function – if applicable:

 Opportunity to plan, direct and implement the administrative, instructional, operational and technological aspects of the East Liverpool campus Nursing program.

Examples of Duties:

Duties/essential functions may include, but not be limited to, the following: 

Develop and market designated academic program or student service function.

Oversee university designated program budget.

Develop and/or revise program policies and procedures.

Identify and secure program funding opportunities.

Establish objectives and develop strategies for achieving objectives.

Evaluate and implement changes to programs.

Serve as liaison to various constituent groups relative to program activities.

Serve on various University committees.

Teach up to three 3-hour courses (or equivalent) per academic year if responsible for an academic program.

May provide leadership of a small department, unit, or major function and/or provide direct supervision over administrative/professional employees.

Perform related duties as assigned.

Additional Examples of Duties – if applicable:


Minimum Qualifications:

Master's degree in a relevant field and four to five years of relevant experience; eligible individuals must meet the required criteria for adjunct/part-time faculty status



Knowledge Of:

Personal computer applications
Strategic planning

Skill In:

Written and verbal communication and interpersonal skills

Ability To:

Provide leadership and direction

Preferred Qualifications – if applicable:

Master’s degree with major in Nursing, five years of relevant nursing experience, two of which have been as a faculty member in a registered nursing education program; eligible individuals must meet the minimum qualifications as defined by specialized accrediting agency in program field, doctoral or terminal degree preferred. May require faculty rank. Must be licensed as an RN in the State of Ohio or eligible for licensure.


Asterisk (*) indicates knowledge, skills, abilities which require assessments

Working Conditions / Physical Requirements:

Light work-Exerting up to 20 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 10 pounds of force frequently to move objects. Incumbent must be able to communicate with others. Incumbent may be required to travel from building to building frequently and off campus occasionally.

Special Instructions Summary:

 Please submit letter of interest, vita, transcripts, and three letters of reference with the online application.

Additional Information:


Must pass a security check.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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The intent of this description is to illustrate the types of duties and responsibilities that will be required of positions given this title and should not be interpreted to describe all the specific duties and responsibilities that may be required in any particular position. Directly related experience/education beyond the minimum stated may be substituted where appropriate at the discretion of the Appointing Authority. Kent State University reserves the right to revise or change job duties, job hours, and responsibilities.

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