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Assistant Program Director and Professor of Nursing
Westmont College

Date Posted Oct. 1, 2022
Title Assistant Program Director and Professor of Nursing
University Westmont College
Santa Barbara, CA, United States
Department Nursing
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Assistant Professor
    Associate Professor
    Associate/Assistant Director
  • Nursing - Women's Health
    Nursing - Psychiatric
    Nursing - Practitioner (all categories)
    Nursing - Pediatric
    Nursing - Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Nursing - Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)
    Nursing - Geriatrics
    Nursing - Clinical (all categories)
    Nursing - Adult Care
    Nursing - Administration
    Nursing - General

The Department of Nursing at Westmont College seeks a collaborative and energetic tenure-track faculty member to serve as professor (open rank) and assistant director of our new Accelerated BSN program.  Ideal candidates will be enthusiastic about the Christian mission of the college, committed to grounding the program in the liberal arts, and excited about teaching and supporting our diverse nursing students. 

The Assistant Program Director, along with the Program Director, is responsible and accountable for the coordination, direction, fiscal planning, and all activities involved in developing, implementing, and managing the nursing program.  They will have supervisory responsibility over all faculty (full and part-time) and should have extensive knowledge of the best practices in nursing education coupled with a creative spirit to encourage innovation in pedagogy.

Carrying a 0.5 teaching load (teaching load is 24units/year/three semesters), they will teach in their areas of expertise and certification. A complete list of responsibilities can be found here.  The Board of Registered Nursing and California Code of Regulation guides the minimum qualification verification process and guidelines can be found here. The Assistant Director will be approved by the California BRN prior to hiring. 

Use this link to access the application.  Questions can be addressed to the Associate Dean of Faculty, Dr. Eileen McMahon McQuade, at  The position will remain open until filled.

  • Westmont is an EEO employer, seeking to be diverse in people and programs consistent with its mission. The college seeks to enrich its educational experience and its culture through the diversity of its faculty, administration, and staff. Women, candidates from historically underrepresented groups, and international scholars are especially encouraged to apply.

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Contact Information

  • Dr. Eileen McMahon McQuade
    Office of the Provost
    Westmont College
    955 La Paz Road
    Santa Barbara, CA 93108
  • 805-565-6117


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