Simulation Center Coordinator

Fairfax, VA
Commensurate with education and experience.
Aug 01, 2023
Oct 04, 2023
Program Manager
Full Time
Simulation Center CoordinatorThe George Mason University College of Public Health (CPH), invites applications for the position of Simulation Center Coordinator. George Mason University has a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff, and strongly encourages candidates to apply who will enrich Mason's academic and culturally inclusive environment.Purpose of the Organization:The School of Nursing prepares students for interdisciplinary roles as clinicians, educators, researchers, and administrators. Our students learn to address the challenges of a rapidly changing and diverse health care environment with hands-on experience in our simulation and skills labs, and our Mason and Partners clinics. Their experience working with the culturally diverse patient population in the northern Virginia area provides them with the necessary skills to deliver health care where it's needed the most.Purpose of the Position:This position will oversee the coordination and operation of day-to-day activities of the simulation center. Responsibilities:Coordinating day-to-day activities of the simulation center including student scheduling, operating simulation exercises, collaborating with nursing technology laboratory and clinical faculty on student simulation exercises, and participating in curriculum development including simulation experiences;Collaborating with School of Nursing (SoN) administration on the purchases, maintenance, and service contracts related to the simulation laboratory;Assisting with skills/technology laboratory courses for SoN students as they interface with the simulation center;Seeking/writing grant proposals for simulation funding sources;Collaborating with leadership on potential simulation courses for community-based continuing education; andMeeting Healthcare Simulation Standards of Best Practice (HSSBP) for high quality simulation.Required Qualifications:An earned Master's degree (MSN) in nursing or related field in healthcare;Certified Healthcare Simulation Educator (CHSE);Experience as a registered nurse or health care equivalent;Previous simulation center experience with high, medium, and low fidelity simulators, including developing and running simulation scenarios and debriefings, working with vendors on software and hardware upgrades and replacement, and experience in assessing and troubleshooting equipment failures;Knowledge of A-V equipment and software for recording, duplication, mixing, and editing of recorded scenarios;Ability to provide additional education to faculty in simulation exercises; andExperience with software tracking tools (e.g., Excel).Preferred Qualifications:Teaching experience in simulation-based education (2+ years preferred).

For full consideration, applicants must apply for position number FA28FZ at; complete and submit the online application; and upload the following documents:(1) cover letter describing the applicant's qualifications and interest in the position;(2) curriculum vitae;(3) a diversity statement (two paragraphs) (as Other doc); and(4) a list of three professional references with contact information.Please note: Those selected for final round interviews, will need to provide 3 reference letters prior to the final rounds of interviews taking place. Review of applications will continue until the position is filled. Only complete electronic applications submitted using will be reviewed. An offer of employment is contingent upon background verification.Please respond to the following prompt when writing your diversity statement:Have you worked with any individuals in a teaching, mentorship, or advisory capacity who are from marginalized groups? If so, how did you help them identify and overcome barriers to success? Think about your experience with teaching or tutoring, academic advising, and community mentorship. (No more than 2 paragraphs).For additional questions about the posted position, search process, and/or the University, please contact Bethany Cieslowski, Search Committee Chair,

"Great Careers Begin at Mason! George Mason University is an innovative, entrepreneurial institution with national distinction in both academics and research. Mason holds a top U.S. News and World Report "Up and Coming" spot for national universities and is recognized for its global appeal and excellence in higher education.Mason is currently the largest and most diverse university in Virginia with students and faculty from all 50 states and over 135 countries studying in over 200 degree programs at campuses in Arlington, Fairfax and Prince William, as well as at learning locations across the commonwealth. Rooted in Mason's diversity is a campus culture that is both rewarding and exciting, work that is meaningful, and opportunities to both collaborate and create.If you are interested in joining the Mason family take a look at our current opportunities and catch some Mason spirit at!George Mason University, Where Innovation is Tradition."

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