Southwest Virginia Community College seeks a Dean for the Division of Health Technologies. Academic Division Deans are responsible to the Vice President of Academic and Student Services for leadership, development, organization, planning, implementation, supervision, and evaluation of their respective divisions. The Dean of Health Technologies is responsible for the following academic programs and services: Emergency Medical Services Technology, Practical Nursing, Nursing, Occupational Therapy Assistant, Radiography, Health Sciences, Health Care Technician, Medical Coding, Paraoptometric, Pharmacy Technician, and Phlebotomy. Sample Responsibilities:
Coordinates the development of the Division's schedule of courses to be offered each semester.
Reviews, on a scheduled and routine basis, programs and individual courses offered within the Division, with particular emphasis on the relevance, quality, and effectiveness of each.
Assists with the selection of fulltime and part-time instructional and classified personnel within the Division; supervises and evaluates the performance of all Division personnel.
Plans, monitors and evaluates the semester-by-semester course load of Division faculty.
Plans and monitors the quality, quantity and use of office and classroom space, equipment and instructional materials within the Division.
Develops, implements, supervises, and evaluates programs of articulation, information delivery and community service with other divisions and offices of the College, other institutions of higher education, area schools, business and industry, local health care providers, clinical sites, and the community at large.
Recommends and assists in the development of new or modified programs of study designed to meet existing or changing needs of the community.
Develops, implements, and monitors the Division's budget and expenditures.
Conducts, prepares, and presents a variety of organizational studies, surveys, analyses, staff reports and other necessary correspondence and reports.
Represents the Division at meetings such as the College Council, Dean's Council, and other required committees and meetings.
Provides oversight of all Division activities.
Responds to and resolves difficult and sensitive inquires and complaints by students, staff, faculty or the general public. Serves as a resource for faculty and staff regarding student behavior and concerns.
Other responsibilities as necessary and assigned.
A sufficient combination of education, work, and lived experience to demonstrate the ability to meet the essential skills described above.
A master's degree or higher in an accredited health technology field.
Internal Number: 31826
About Southwest Virginia Community College
Virginia's Community College's educate 240,000 credit students annually and over 170,000 non-credit students at 23 Community Colleges with over 40 campus locations throughout the Commonwealth. Our mission is to provide comprehensive higher education and workforce training programs and services of superior quality. These programs are financially and geographically accessible to meet the individual, business, and community needs of the Commonwealth.