ASSOCIATE DEAN NURSING RESEARCH The Associate Dean for Nursing Research, Scholarship & Science is administratively responsible for developing and directing activities for the Office of Nursing Research, Scholarship and Science and for stimulating, promoting and developing the research interests and related productivity of the School of Nursing faculty.
The incumbent is accountable to the Dean of the School of Nursing.
Direct and assist faculty to develop programs of externally funded nursing research.
Develop and plan appropriate programs to maintain institutional evaluation data related to the School of Nursing.
Collaborate with Programs, Departments, Associate Deans and appropriate Health Sciences Center committees to implement and coordinate an ongoing evaluation program for the School.
Establish clinical agency research partnerships.
Ensure compliance with Human Subjects Protection.
Develop & implement intramural research & scholarship programs.
Manage the resources, activities and provision of services by staff of the Office of Nursing Research, Scholarship and Science and make recommendations to the Dean, as appropriate.
Consult with Associate Deans on curriculum matters related to research content within programs and curriculum evaluation.
Prepare an annual fiscal year report of research and evaluation activities in the School of Nursing.
Coordinate provision of consultative resources to faculty developing research proposals or conducting research including research design, statistical analysis, interpretation of data, and dissemination of results.
Interpret Institutional Review Board standards, administrative procedures, requirements and criteria to faculty.
Assist faculty and facilitate grant production activities.
Assist faculty in the dissemination of research, scholarship and science.
Promotes development of intellectual property.
Coordinate an internal review and critique of all grant proposals submitted to an Institutional Review Board and/or for external funding.
Manage a faculty development plan to develop the research expertise of faculty.
Collaborate with administrative team to define and implement faculty role responsibilities of teaching, research and service.
Maintain a current individual program of externally funded nursing research.
Maintain multiple databases regarding local, national and international research opportunities.
Develop a record of ongoing research activities, and communicate this data to faculty.
Access and utilize Internet to support research activities.
Develop a plan to obtain a fund to provide seed monies for novice nurse researchers and coordinate intramural funding activities.
Collaborate with Associate Deans to identify potential appropriate clinical facilities in the community which are amenable to nursing research activities.
Identify opportunities to develop interdisciplinary research activities at the Health Sciences Center.
Serve on School and Health Sciences Center committees and represent the School of Nursing in the Health Sciences Center and community.
Minimum Qualifications Doctorate in Nursing or medical research field Five years experience Documented record of successful grant writing & research funded at the nat'l level; Exp. as reviewer at the nat'l level or as member of a Univ.
Institutional Review Board. Currently involved as primary investigator with own program of research.
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Location/Region: Gretna, LA (70053)