The University of Hawai’i at Mānoa (UH Mānoa) seeks a motivated, dynamic, experienced, and visionary leader to serve as Dean of the Nancy Atmospera-Walch School of Nursing (NAWSON), formerly the School of Nursing and Dental Hygiene (SONDH). This position will also hold The Queen’s Health Systems Endowed Professorship. Building on the UH Mānoa’s distinctively multi-cultural and diverse population of students, faculty, and staff and the NAWSON’s recognized leadership in innovative nursing and dental hygiene programs, the successful candidate has an exciting opportunity to guide the School to greater excellence in service to its students, the Hawai’i community, and beyond.
Reporting to the Provost, the Dean provides leadership and guidance in all aspects of the School, including ensuring a relevant, cutting-edge curricula in the Department of Nursing and the Department of Dental Hygiene; promoting academic vigor and research productivity; promoting the translation of science through education, research, and evidence-based practice; and expanding programs by building key relationships with community stakeholders.
The NAWSON is dedicated to improving health through education, research, and service. It provides instructional, clinical and research activities to enhance the health and care of diverse populations in the State of Hawai’i and the Asia-Pacific region. The School’s mission is to provide an innovative, caring, and multicultural environment in which faculty, students, and staff work together to generate and transmit knowledge, wisdom and values to promote quality of life and health for present and future generations.
For the job description and search information, please go to www.manoa.hawaii.edu/executivesearch/sondh
Nominations, inquiries, and application information:
Nominations, inquiries, and applications are being accepted for this position. Review of applications will begin on or about October 5, 2021 and will continue until the position is filled. For best consideration, applications should be submitted by October 12, 2021.
To apply, please visit workatuh.hawaii.edu and search for Position Number 89118.
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The University of Hawai’i is an equal opportunity institution and encourages applications from and nominations of women and minority candidates.