Assistant Professor - School of Nursing and Allied Health

Employer
Empire State College
Location
New York, United States
Salary
Salary Not specified
Posted
Feb 12, 2021
Employment Level
Non-Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

About SUNY Empire State College:

SUNY Empire State College was established in 1971 by Dr. Ernest Boyer as a distinctive statewide institution focused on innovative, nontraditional teaching and learning.

 

SUNY Empire is part of the State University of New York system and is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education. With headquarters in Saratoga Springs, New York, SUNY Empire primarily serves working adults pursuing associate, bachelor's and master's degrees online and onsite at locations in every region of the state and abroad.

 

The college's 50-year commitment to flexible, individualized learning is represented by faculty mentors who guide students throughout their academic studies, the ability for students to build individualized degree plans, the award of credit for learning gained from life and work experience, world-class academic and social student-support communities, and flexible course delivery methods that meet students' diverse learning preferences. The college boasts more than 89,000 successful alumni and partners with nearly 16,000 students each year who want to expand their personal and professional horizons.

 

SUNY Empire State College is committed to creating a multicultural, inclusive academic and work environment. All qualified applicants receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. We believe that a diverse faculty is critical to academic excellence and prepares students to live and work in an increasingly global world.

 

We are pleased to offer our employees a generous compensation and benefits package. We also offer professional-development activities for professionals and support staff, as well as faculty-development opportunities that encourage pursuit of disciplinary and community-focused research, scholarship of teaching and learning, and leadership development. Faculty-development opportunities include our annual Fall Academic Conference and the annual Institute on Mentoring, Teaching and Learning.


Job Description:

SUNY Empire State College seeks to appoint faculty who will join the School of Nursing and Allied Health. The role of the faculty member is to provide high-quality services to students and to enhance the college's reputation within the community.  Faculty will collaboratively design online courses; teach online core and elective courses; work closely with instructional designers; assess student learning and program outcomes and participate in community college partnerships. Central to the faculty role is helping adults from diverse cultural backgrounds design and complete degrees that meet their personal and professional goals.

 

A highly distributed organization, SUNY Empire makes extensive use of technological applications for communication, teaching and learning, and administrative purposes. SUNY Empire is committed to attracting and retaining an educated workforce from diverse backgrounds and who are motivated to create growth and transform the lives of our students. The successful candidate will work collegially with local and statewide faculty and staff, to provide high-quality educational services to students, engage in an active scholarly agenda, participate in college governance, and enhance the college's reputation within the community.


Requirements:

 

Required Qualifications:

  • Candidates must hold a doctorate degree in an allied health or related field along with a current license or certification in a health profession.
  • Online college-level teaching experience. 
  • Experience teaching and/or advising non-traditional students.
  • Excellent and effective communication, computational, and organizational skills.
  • Ability to work within a collaborative faculty environment.

 

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience advising and/or mentoring health professions students at the college level.
  • Knowledge of adult learning, learning technologies and online pedagogies.
  • Experience contributing to academic programing (e.g., program/course development, assessment of student learning outcomes).
  • Experience mentoring and teaching non-traditional students from diverse backgrounds, and commitment to diversity issues in higher education and/or through community-based work.

 

Special Information:

  • This position is located in Saratoga Springs, NY.
  • Office hours are 8:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
  • VISA sponsorship is not available for this position


Additional Information:

 

Rank/Salary:  Commensurate with qualifications. 

 

Empire State College is an EOE employer.

 

IF YOU NEED A DISABILITY-RELATED ACCOMMODATION, PLEASE CALL THE ADA COORDINATOR AT (518) 587-2100, ext. 2240. IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE TITLE II CRIME AWARENESS AND SECURITY ACT, A COPY OF OUR CRIME STATISTICS IS AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST BY CALLING (518) 587-2100, ext. 2800. IT CAN ALSO BE VIEWED ON-LINE AT THE SAFETY AND SECURITY WEBSITE AT http://www.esc.edu/safety-security


Application Instructions:

 

Applications Due By: Applications accepted until position is filled.

 

If you are interested in applying for this position, please submit the following documents, which are required for consideration by clicking on the APPLY NOW button:

  • Resume
  • Cover letter
  • Name and contact information of three references

 

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