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Director of Clinical Placements & Coordination (#16006)

Indiana University School of Nursing (IUSON) is seeking qualified candidates for the position of Director of Clinical Placements and Coordination. This position is responsible for directing, developing, implementing, and evaluating processes and procedures for all student clinical placements, ensuring exceptional service for clinical sites, stakeholders, and students in support of the academic mission of IUSON, the campus and the University.

Responsibilities include: develop, cultivate and maintain relationships with new and existing clinical sites to provide clinical education experiences for undergraduate and graduate students; collaborate and consult with course leaders, track coordinators, and academic leadership to determine requirements for clinical experiences for nursing students at all levels; collaborate with IUSON leadership to engage with clinical agencies and other external constituents to provide innovative appointments for faculty, collaborative student clinical learning experiences and services/partnerships that support IUSON’s educational and community mission; communicate and negotiate directly with clinical site liaisons and IUSON leadership to achieve high quality placements for graduate and undergraduate clinical learning experiences; procure clinical sites that meet course objectives and program requirements; direct the management of scheduling conflicts, seeking satisfying resolution for IUSON leadership, faculty, and clinical sites; collaborate with faculty and track coordinators for matching and assignment of students to preceptors and clinical settings; and other related duties.

Qualified applicants must hold a master’s degree with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) and 2 years of health-care related experience required. Unencumbered RN licensure in the state of Indiana is also required. Experience in a higher education setting preferred.

The position is currently available and the search will continue until the position is filled.  Letters of application with resume/curriculum vitae and names, addresses, telephone numbers, and e-mail addresses of three references must be submitted on-line to:  http://indiana.peopleadmin.com/postings/2573.

For additional information, please contact Dr. Deborah DeMeester, Clinical Assistant Professor and chair of the search at ddemeest@iu.edu or at (317) 274-4685, or William Weiss, Human Resources Coordinator at wweiss@iu.edu or at (317) 274-3796.