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Dean - Nursing

Kirkwood Community College
Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Date posted
May 22, 2024

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  • Provide leadership in the development and implementation of the department’s goals and priorities and monitor their achievement.
  • Direct the preparation of the annual budget for department and supervise its implementation.
  • Recommend staff for appointment, assignment and other personnel actions and supervise and evaluate the faculty and staff.
  • Coordinate the preparation and submission of all reports and studies that are required from the department.
  • Assist in providing for proper facilities, equipment and materials to meet the needs of the instructional programs.
  • Cooperate with other departments and offices within the College to foster communications and services to meet the educational needs of students.
  • Maintain contacts with area high schools and colleges, appropriate businesses, agencies, and community organizations and individuals in the College’s service area.
  • Perform other related work duties as assigned.


  • Be able and willing to represent the College in the most positive manner with prospective, former and current students, clients, suppliers and the community we serve.
  • Must be a self-motivated, energetic, and creative individual with proven leadership, planning and administrative skills.
  • Possess excellent conceptual and planning skills and be able to relate well with other professional educators within the college and at other institutions.
  • Possess a working knowledge of educational trends in the field that enable leading the department to meet the merging educational needs. 
  • Possess strong human relations skills.  Get along with diverse personalities.
  • Express oneself clearly and effectively in oral and written form.  
  • Establish and maintain good team working relationships with students, colleagues, staff, administrators, and general public. 
  • Foster a culture of support and inclusivity aligned with Kirkwood Community College’s mission and values. 
  • Welcome, value, and nurture people of all backgrounds, perspectives, and experiences, as well as support and promote an environment that accepts differences.  

The statements contained herein reflect general details as necessary to describe the essential job duties/responsibilities and performance expectations of the job, which should not be considered an all-inclusive listing of work requirements.  Individuals may perform other duties as assigned.

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