Assistant Professor - DNP

College at Brockport, SUNY
New York, United States
Salary Not specified
Sep 03, 2020
Employment Level
Employment Type
Part Time

Assistant Professor - DNP
Job no: 494687

Position Type: Faculty (Full-Time)
Location: Brockport, Rochester

Assistant Professor - Doctor of Nursing Program

SUNY Brockport

The Department of Nursing at SUNY Brockport is accepting applications for a full-time, 10 month, tenure-track Assistant Professor to teach in a new Doctor of Nursing Program.

Major Responsibilities

Primary responsibility is teaching online in the Doctor of Nursing (DNP) program, though may be asked to teach in the Masters program. Other responsibilities include scholarship activities, participation in student advisement, committee work at the department and college level, and participation in curriculum development and evaluation.

Essential Functions:
  • Course development and teaching in the DNP and masters program.
  • Research and Scholarly activities
  • Service to the department and college in terms of committee work.

Non-Essential Functions:
  • Maintains attendance records
  • Attends college wide events

Required Qualifications
  • Terminal degree by time of appointment from a college or university accredited by the U.S. Department of Education or an internationally recognized college or university.
  • Masters degree in Nursing from a college or university accredited by a U.S. Department of Education recognized accrediting organization.
  • Valid NYS professional nursing license.
  • Recent clinical experience as an advanced practice nurse.
  • Proficiency with assessment and evaluation of health care organizational systems.
  • Demonstrated teaching proficiency to students and/or colleagues.
  • Demonstrated ability for scholarly activities.
  • Effective interpersonal skills to work with students, faculty and staff both within the college and practice arenas.
  • Supports and contributes to an environment of diversity and inclusion.
  • Ability to model high standards of honesty, integrity, trust and ethical behavior.
  • Work in a team environment, remaining attentive to ideas, recognizing responsibilities, and actively participate with other to accomplish assignments and achieve desired goals.

Preferred Qualifications
  • Board Certification as an Nurse Practitioner.
  • Experience with the development of curriculum.
  • Experience teaching in the online milieu.
  • Knowledge of basic computer programs and information technology systems.

  • Department of Nursing

    Twenty-eight full-time faculty and staff and over 20 adjunct lecturers work in the Department of Nursing. Faculty teach in five different programs: a pre-licensure traditional BSN program, a pre-licensure second-degree accelerated BSN program, an RN to BSN completion program, a master's program that prepares Family Nurse Practitioners, and a new Doctor of Nursing Program. Come work with a great team of nursing faculty with students who are talented, energetic and engaged in the learning process.

    The College and Region

    SUNY Brockport serves a diverse student body of over 7,100 undergraduate and 1,100 graduate students enrolled in 50 undergraduate majors and more than 50 masters' programs, teacher certification programs and advanced graduate certificates supported by more than 750 instructional faculty and professional staff. The College is an inclusive learning community that inspires excellence through growth, engagement, and transformation.

    The College is located along the famous Erie Canal, in the village of Brockport in western New York State, a region known for its low cost of living and stable housing market. The College benefits from a small-town atmosphere, even while located near major metropolitan cities. Brockport is:

    • 16 miles west of the city of Rochester, which is the home of the Rochester Institute of Technology, the University of Rochester, the Eastman School of Music, the Strong National Museum of Play, and the Rochester Red Wings AAA baseball franchise;

    • 45 miles east of Buffalo, which is the home of the University of Buffalo, the Bills NFL franchise, and the Sabres NHL franchise;

    • 75 miles from Niagara Falls USA, which features the American, Horseshoe and Bridal Veil Falls;

    • 140 miles from Toronto, the largest city in Canada and the home of the University of Toronto; and

    • 350 miles from the many attractions of New York City.

    • The area features a number of technology companies, including Paychex, Xerox, and Kodak, and other large companies such as Wegmans and Excellus. Rochester and its suburbs feature some of the highest-quality public, private, parochial, and charter schools in New York State. The region is known for its natural beauty, including Lake Ontario, the Genesee River (with three major waterfalls in Letchworth State Park), and the Finger Lakes region with its notable vineyards and wineries.

      Salary, Benefits and Appointment

      Competitive salary commensurate with experience. We offer an excellent benefits package that includes medical, dental, vision, life, and disability insurances, healthcare and dependent care savings accounts. The successful candidate will be required to submit a copy of their unencumbered NYS professional nursing license.

      Application Instructions

      Review of application materials will begin immediately and application materials will continue to be accepted until the position is filled. For consideration, please submit 1.) Letter of Application; 2.) CV; 3.) List of three professional references.

      New York State Executive Order 161

      Pursuant to Executive Order 161, no State entity, as defined by the Executive Order, is permitted to ask, or mandate, in any form, that an applicant for employment provide his or her current compensation, or any prior compensation history, until such time as the applicant is extended a conditional offer of employment with compensation. If such information has been requested from you before such time, please contact the Governor's Office of Employee Relations via email at

      Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer/Diversity Statement

      We are part of an academic community committed to fostering integrity, civility, and justice. We affirm that the dignity of our Brockport community is protected when free speech, academic freedom and individual rights are expressed within a climate of civility and mutual respect. Striving to learn from each other, we value human diversity because it enriches our lives and it is fundamental to the College's commitment to teaching, learning, scholarship and service leading to student success.

      SUNY Brockport is an AA/EEO/ADA employer. The College actively seeks applications from women, veterans, individuals with a disability, members of underrepresented groups or anyone that would enrich the diversity of the College.

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