Program Director, Sonography at The Christ College of Nursing &
Health Sciences College of Nursing · College of Nursing
CINCINNATI , OH
Christ College of Nursing
Full Time , Days , 8:00am - 5:00pm
Title: Sonography Program Director
The Program Director, Sonography, is responsible for managing
the Sonography Program in the Department of Health Sciences. The
Program Director reports to the Dean, Health Sciences, and is
responsible for the management of an environment and resources
conducive to the teaching/learning processes. The Program Director
participates in the preparation and management of the program’s
budget, clinical sites, and provides leadership through the
development and implementation of the program’s curriculum. Assists
in faculty development, recruitment, performance review, promotion
and retention. Maintains relationships with the program-specific
regulatory and accreditation boards/agencies. Assists the Dean,
Health Sciences, in providing for an adequate number of qualified
Specific Duties & Responsibilities:
Provides leadership and administration in the development,
implementation and evaluation of the philosophy, outcomes,
policies, and curricular components of the Sonography program:
Coordinates all content and student learning experiences within
Develops and maintains a master plan for all content and
experiences in the curriculum.
Supervises appropriate revisions in all course materials and
experiences based on curricular changes and refinements and course
Collaborates with the Dean, Health Sciences, regarding
curricular direction of the Sonography program.
Collaborates with Dean, Health Sciences, and faculty in the
development of student and academic policies for the college.
Utilizes objective data to assess the effectiveness of
Ensures compliance with accreditation standards and requirements
affecting Sonography education.
Assumes active role in accreditation activities.
Guides faculty in developing course materials.
Ensures regular meetings of the faculty course leads to
facilitate communication and faculty participation in planning,
implementing and evaluating the curriculum.
Teaches and Designs Courses in area(s) where qualified
Selects and approves appropriate clinical sites.
Provides orientation for the on-site supervisor.
Provides oversight of the clinical experience.
Ensures appropriate and sufficient evaluation of student
achievement in the clinical experience.
Performs other role-related responsibilities as required or
Facilitates the selection of prospective candidates.
Provides input to Dean, Health Sciences during annual budget
preparation and advocates for equity within and among other
divisions of the college.
Actively participates in shared governance.
Actively engages in the implementation of a realistic
mission-driven strategic plan for college growth.
Actively participates in official ceremonies.
Participates in activities that enhance the College’s
effectiveness, such as community service, scholarly endeavors.
Completion of an approved Baccalaureate Degree program.
Bachelor’s Degree in sonography or related healthcare field in good
standing in sonography.
A Master’s degree in a related healthcare field or in education
Years of Experience:
Experience of at least three (3) years of employment in a
healthcare facility, including a minimum of 160 hours in a
healthcare setting performing or observing administrative and
clinical procedures as performed by sonographers
Administrative experience preferred.
Experience of at least one (1) year teaching experience in
postsecondary and/or vocational/technical education.
Required Skills & Knowledge:
Knowledge of educational theory and techniques. Demonstrates
ability to develop and implement curricular strategies and to
incorporate effective management techniques. Current knowledge of
regulatory guidelines. Effective communication skills.
Licences, Registrations &/or Certifications: Credentialed in
good standing in sonography, by an organization whose credentialing
exam is accredited by the American Registry for Diagnostic Medical