Summary: The UniversiTy of regina is a comprehensive university with a growing national reputation
for excellence in teaching and research, attracting the best and brightest minds and preparing
them to excel in the global community. Make a difference as their...
foUnding dean, facUlTy of nUrsing
The University of Regina recently established a Faculty of Nursing in response to the new nurs-
ing education strategy announced by the Government of Saskatchewan in February, 2009.
Partnering with the Saskatchewan Institute of Applied Science and Technology (SIAST) the
University is poised to deliver the Saskatchewan Collaborative Nursing Programs. Our Vision
is to build a scholarly teaching and research community, working collaboratively with Health
Care and First Nations Partners to provide nursing education that promotes critical thinking,
ethical practice and lifelong learning. Our graduates will demonstrate leadership as clinicians,
researchers, educators and administrators. For more information please visit www.uregina.ca.
The University of Regina is seeking an experienced, collaborative and visionary nurse
leader and educator, to build the new Faculty of Nursing and, to lead the new Saskatchewan
Collaborative Nursing Programs in partnership with SIAST. The Dean is an integral member
of the Senior University Leadership Team and will play a pivotal role in developing these new
programs in collaboration with our partners. The Dean is defined under the University of Re-
gina Act as the Chief Executive Officer of the Faculty and as such will be expected to provide
dynamic, strategic and visionary academic leadership by promoting excellence and integrity.
The successful candidate will have a PhD in a relevant field, university teaching and re-