Nursing Program Director

Elizabethtown, PA

Elizabethtown College

The Nursing Program Director will be responsible for leading and growing the nursing education at Elizabethtown College.  This is a full-time, 12-month position will work collaboratively with the Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs & Dean of Faculty and other key personnel to build academic and clinical partnerships that support academic progression at Elizabethtown College. 

The Nursing Program Director is responsible for:

  • Developing a strategic plan for the future of nursing at Elizabethtown College including expansion of nursing curricula programming;
  • Advancing excellence in nursing education by committing to professional and graduate education, diversity and inclusion;
    Demonstrating leadership acumen, and the ability to manage an annual budget, and engage in and support funding opportunities;
  • Collaborating  with key personnel to establish, review and affirm contracts regarding faculty and clinical affiliations; Monitoring Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education [CCNE] accreditation requirements and ensure all requirements are being met in all nursing programs offered at Elizabethtown College;
  • Establishing relationships with faculty and staff throughout the College to advance and maintain college wide collaborations;
  • Developing a strategy and process to build academic and clinical partnerships that support academic progression at Elizabethtown College;
  • Overseeing clinical opportunities and community engagement for nursing faculty and students.

Required Qualifications:

Doctoral Degree, RN license & 7-10 years of academic experience in both faculty and administrative roles.

Preferred Qualifications:   Qualified as primary instructor for Certified Nurse Assistant program

This position is full-time, Monday through Friday, 8:30am-5:00pm.

              For consideration, please apply at:

Please submit resume, cover letter and a list of (3) professional references with contact information.

As an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer, Elizabethtown College is seeking candidates who will enhance the diversity of its faculty, staff, and administration.


Posted: 02/05/2020