Clinical Assistant Professor of Nursing
Clinical Assistant Professor of Nursing
The School of Nursing in the College of Health and Human Services is accepting applications for the position of Clinical Assistant Professor. This is a 10-month, contractual position.
Area of Specialization: Adult Health, Community Health, or Psychiatric Mental Health
Primary Job Duties/Responsibilities: Teach undergraduate nursing students in adult-health (medical surgical), community health, or psychiatric mental health clinical courses which may include participation in simulation and laboratory-based learning. Employ a variety of innovative teaching techniques in the clinical setting to promote critical thinking, clinical competency, and achieve course outcomes. Design clinical learning experiences that reflect evidence-based approaches to instruction. Engage in scholarship and professional development, serve on departmental committees, advise students, and participate in University activities. Utilize the techniques of effective teaching and classroom management strategies that enhance the success of diverse learners.
Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in nursing with the requirement to obtain a Master’s degree in Nursing within three (3) years of hire date will be considered (hired at rank of Instructor). A Master’s degree or above will be hired at the rank of Clinical Assistant Professor. Eligible to practice in Maryland. Two years demonstrated competence of full-time clinical practice.
Preferred Qualifications: Preference given to those with clinical teaching experience at the baccalaureate level. Background in evidence-based practice in adult health, community health, or psychiatric mental health nursing desired. Certification relevant to the clinical area to be taught preferred.
Applications received by May 21, 2021, will be given first consideration. The position will remain open until filled. Salary is competitive and commensurate with qualifications and experience. Appointment will be contingent upon verification of eligibility to work in the U.S. and is expected to begin August 2021. Please visit our website http://www.salisbury.edu/HR/careers/ to apply online. See the FAQs of the Online Employment Application System for more information and instructions.
To be considered an applicant, you must apply online and submit the following: 1) A letter of interest; 2) curriculum vitae; 3) statement of teaching philosophy; 4) unofficial transcripts; 5) the names and contact information of at least three (3) professional references. If you have any questions about the position, please contact the Search Committee Chair, Dr. Kimberly Allen at firstname.lastname@example.org.
This position is based in Salisbury, MD. Salisbury University, a member of the University System of Maryland is a regionally accredited four-year comprehensive institution offering 60 distinct graduate and undergraduate programs. Founded in 1925, Salisbury University features a beautiful campus close to ocean beaches and the Chesapeake Bay and 2-3 hours from the metropolitan areas of Washington, Baltimore, Philadelphia, and Norfolk. SU is consistently ranked among the nation’s top colleges and ‘best values’ by U.S. News & World Report, The Princeton Review and other publications. SU has 416 full-time faculty members serving a student population of approximately 8700.
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