Division/College: Bouve College of Health Sciences
FT/PT: Full Time
The Program Director is an innovator, strategic thinker, and collaborative leader who will set priorities and expectations to advance Northeastern University’s Nurse Innovation and Entrepreneurship Program. The Program Director is responsible for the daily operations, management, and direction of all aspects of the Nurse Innovation and Entrepreneurship program. The Program Director's primary responsibility is to direct all phases of program initiation, implementation, and evaluation. The Program Director will oversee all project work and plan activities to ensure timely completion of specific project aims.
The Program Director will create and sustain multi-level engagement of key stakeholders including faculty, researchers, students, administrators, and staff across Bouvé College, Northeastern University, and other academic institutions; health professionals and leaders from health care agencies, including primary care and community settings; representatives from non-profit organizations, state-wide and national coalitions; and external consultants.
The Program Director will provide leadership and direction for project teams including various advisory boards, planning teams, and other project-based interprofessional groups.
Master's degree in administration or health-related field (e.g., health policy, public health, public administration, health communication, health education, health administration, health sciences, nursing, social work, etc.) required. PhD degree a plus. Three to five years' experience with academic, healthcare agency or community-based health programs. Experience with developing, executing, and evaluating program plans. Experience at a regional or national level preferred. Outstanding project management, organizational and administrative skills. Demonstrated ability to successfully manage a multi-faceted program, including marketing, outreach, and research. Strong written and verbal communication skills; excellent teamwork and collaboration skills. Proficiency with standard office technology and advanced computer skills. Previous experience with website development, webinars, e-learning tools, multi-media and social networking media preferred. Demonstrated track record in working with a broad range of interprofessional stakeholders, including students, faculty, consultants, funders, community organizations, and corporations. Ability to travel domestically to attend interprofessional conferences and meetings.
Requisition Number: STFR004694
Internal Number: 55662
About Northeastern University
Founded in 1898, Northeastern University is a private research university located in the heart of Boston. Northeastern is a leader in worldwide experiential learning, urban engagement, and interdisciplinary research that meets global and societal needs. Our broad mix of experience-based education programs, our signature cooperative education program, as well as student research, service learning, and global learning build the connections that enable students to transform their lives. The University offers a comprehensive range of undergraduate and graduate programs leading to degrees through the doctorate in nine colleges and schools.