Call for Nominations

ACEN Board of Commissioners and

ACEN Nominating Committee

The Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN) is seeking nominations for five (5) Commissioners for the ACEN Board of Commissioners and one (1) member for the ACEN Nominating Committee. The ACEN values the perspectives of individuals with diverse backgrounds and experiences and seeks to include the broadest range of perspectives within the composition of the Board of Commissioners.

ACEN Board of Commissioners

  1. Two (2) nurse educators representing baccalaureate and higher nursing programs; preferably at least one (1) nurse educator from baccalaureate/master’s/clinical doctorate nursing programs or from master’s/clinical doctorate nursing programs
  2. One (1) nurse educator representing associate nursing programs or one (1) nurse educator representing practical nursing programs; preferably from associate/practical nursing programs
  3. One (1) nursing clinician/practitioner representing nursing service
  4. One (1) member of the public

The Board of Commissioners is the governing board for the ACEN.

See ACEN Policy #2 Representation on Site Visit Teams, Evaluation Review Panels and the Board of Commissioners for eligibility information to serve as a nurse educator, nursing clinician/practitioner, or member of the public.

See ACEN Policy #1 for Conflicts of Interest.

See ACEN Bylaws for role and responsibilities of Commissioners.

ACEN Nominating Committee

  • One (1) nurse educator, nursing clinician/practitioner, or member of the public

The Nominating Committee prepares the slate of candidates for the ACEN Board of Commissioners from the nominations made. See ACEN Policy #1 for Conflicts of Interest.

We encourage you to nominate a colleague or yourself for one of these important positions. Nominations are open from October 1, 2017 and are due to the ACEN office by December 15, 2017.We hope you will consider serving in one of these essential roles in support of nursing education programs.

More information about the Board and Committee vacancies, the nomination process, and the application materials that are required is available on the ACEN website at www.acenursing.org.