Director, Clinical Simulation Lab

Director, Clinical Simulation Lab
University of Maryland, Baltimore, School of Nursing
Baltimore, MD 21201
Posted 04.08.2021

Job Description: The University of Maryland, Baltimore (UMB), School of Nursing (UMSON) program at the Universities at Shady Grove (USG) in Rockville, Maryland is currently recruiting for a full time Faculty member to serve as Director of the Clinical Simulation Lab (CSL). The incumbent will serve as the overall administrator of all functions within the CSL.


Essential Functions: Work with faculty members to develop overall plan for simulation experiences for each semester. Oversee all day-to-day simulation experiences. Provide leadership in simulation theory and practice and convey a vision for simulation pedagogy. Supervise, hire, and train simulation team members Hire and oversee graduate teaching assistants and peer tutors. Collaborate with the Director of the Clinical Simulation Lab in Baltimore on School of Nursing priorities for simulation and distribution of resources. Develop annual budget and oversee all expenses and resource utilization. Develop priority list for equipment/resources maintenance and replacement. Serve on planning workgroups for building and renovation of new simulation space in 2021-2022. Other duties as assigned.


Qualifications: Doctoral degree in nursing or a related field preferred, MS in nursing or MSN required. Management experience in an educational setting, preferably in simulation lab situations. Evidence of training in simulation methodology. Minimum of two (2) years of direct supervision. CHSOS preferred. Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: Previous experience in planning, developing, implementing, and evaluating simulations scenarios. Demonstrated supervisory experience with a multi-disciplinary team. Excellent communication skills with multiple levels of staff and teaching professionals.