Visiting Clinical Assistant Professor, Nursing
Nazareth College, an independent, comprehensive institution with 2300 undergraduate and 700 graduate students, prepares its graduates to serve local and global communities through a wide range of liberal arts and professional programs. Nazareth seeks to hire faculty and staff with a demonstrated commitment to teaching excellence, student success, and civic engagement, and an understanding of the educational benefits and importance of diversity, equity and inclusion as articulated in our Diversity Statement. The college is located minutes from downtown Rochester, New York, a city noted for its rich arts and cultural community and its international businesses and industry. Applications from candidates from diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply.
The Nursing Department invites applications for a nine-month appointment as a Visiting Clinical Assistant Professor in Nursing. The ideal candidate will have teaching and clinical experience in medical-surgical or critical care. This position will ensure the quality and effectiveness in preparing baccalaureate nurses with the skills needed to provide culturally congruent nursing care to patients with complex, critical, and chronic health conditions.
Teaching, Advising, Curriculum and Instructional Development – Faculty responsibilities and essential functions with respect to teaching may include but are not limited to subject matter competence, course design, course presentation, curriculum and instructional development, grading student work and maintaining regularly scheduled office hours.
Scholarship, Creative, and Other Professional Activities – Faculty are expected to participate in expanding the knowledge base of their academic field by engaging in research or other creative activities as appropriate to the faculty member’s discipline. Faculty responsibilities and essential functions with respect to scholarship may include but are not limited to research/creative activity that generates new knowledge and/or synthesizes and/or integrates existing knowledge into publication for research, scholarly, and creative activity.
Service – Faculty responsibilities include but are not limited to participation in Nursing Department meetings, a Department Standing Committee and Health & Human Services division meetings as well as engagement in professional organizations and community service.
An M.S. in nursing and an unencumbered New York State RN license is required.