This 9-month non-tenure track position will involve administrative, teaching and service responsibilities.
It is the role of the Coordinator to ensure excellence in graduate and undergraduate clinical education by serving as a clinical liaison for new full and part-time faculty and providing management and oversight of the clinical placement/preceptor process across all programs.
This position requires a Monday-Friday presence, as well as travel to clinical sites. The Coordinator reports directly to the Director of the School of Nursing and indirectly to the Associate Directors for Graduate and Undergraduate Programs. The Coordinator works in cooperation with program coordinators, administrative support specialists, and external partners to prepare and place students in facilities which are equipped to facilitate student achievement of course and program outcomes. The coordinator provides additional support to new full and part-time faculty, to reinforce understanding of roles and responsibilities, to ensure compliance with academic and regulatory requirements of the University, College, School, and community partners; collaborates with administration to provide clinical faculty with professional development to promote sound clinical practices; develops relationships with external partners to maintain sufficient clinical sites across all programs; ensures compliance with clinical guidelines set forth by approval and accrediting bodies; teaches a minimum of 2-4 course per year and performs other duties, as assigned
Minimum Experience / Education:
UNC Charlotte gives primary consideration to the earned masters and/or terminal degree in the teaching discipline or a related discipline.
Preferred Education Skills and Experience:
The successful candidate should hold a minimum of a Master of Nursing degree from an accredited program and an unencumbered license to practice as a Registered Nurse in North Carolina or Compact State. Candidates should have demonstrated management experience in a University or comparable complex environment, strong leadership skills, experience in supervision, the ability to establish priorities and manage competing deadlines, and excellent communication skills.
Additionally, the successful candidate should have experience teaching face-to-face and online, a record of community service/engagement, experience working with diverse populations, a demonstrated ability to collaborate with others and experience working with Excel, and database management.
UNC Charlotte is North Carolina's urban research institution. Our campus is located in the piedmont of North Carolina, just two hours from the mountains and three hours from the Atlantic Ocean. A large public university with a small college feel, more than 27,200 students consider UNC Charlotte’s 1,000-acre campus their home away from home.