Assistant Professor of Nursing (Psych Mental Health)

Employer
California State University- East Bay
Location
California, United States
Salary
Salary Not Specified
Posted date
Aug 13, 2021

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Position Type
Faculty Positions, Health & Medicine, Nursing, Administrative, Student Affairs, Health Services
Employment Type
Full Time


FACULTY EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY

ASSISTANT PROFESSOR OF NURSING

DEPARTMENT OF NURSING

FULL-TIME TENURE-TRACK

THE UNIVERSITY: California State University, East Bay (CSUEB) is a comprehensive university serving the San Francisco Bay Area/Silicon Valley. It is known for award-winning programs, expert instruction, its diverse student body, and a choice of more than 100 career-focused fields of study. With an enrollment of approximately 15,000 students and 900 faculty, CSUEB is organized into four colleges. The University offers bachelor’s degrees in 49 fields, minors in 52 fields, master’s degrees in 34 fields, 16 credentials programs, 18 certificate options, and 1 doctoral degree program. http://www20.csueastbay.edu/

California State University East Bay has a mission to support a diverse student body through academically rich and culturally relevant learning experiences. The successful candidate will bring with them expertise or an openness to creating a welcoming and supportive environment for all students.

THE DEPARTMENT: The Department of Nursing is in the College of Science. The department has approximately 425 students in BSN, RN-BSN, and Master’s Degree in Nursing programs. The department actively strives to represent the diversity of our Bay Area community in all of its forms both in our student population and our faculty. The nursing program is fully accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE). Nursing program graduates have a history of strong performance on the NCLEX. The Department has a reputation for producing highly skilled health professionals and enjoys supportive relationships with the regional healthcare facilities.

DUTIES OF THE POSITION: We are seeking a candidate qualified to teach psychiatric mental health nursing. The position will include teaching courses in the classroom and clinical setting. Classes include both synchronous and asynchronous formats. Assignment will be determined by need and expertise. In addition to teaching, all faculty have advising responsibilities, assist the department with administrative and committee work, and are expected to assume department and campus-wide committee responsibilities. Please note that teaching assignments at California State University, East Bay include courses at the Hayward, Concord and Online campuses. All faculty are also expected to utilize online learning systems. Please note that teaching assignments at California State University, East Bay include courses at the Hayward, Concord, and Online campuses. In addition to teaching, all faculty have advising responsibilities, assist the department with administrative and/or committee work, and are expected to assume campus-wide committee responsibilities.

RANK AND SALARY: Assistant Professor. Salary is dependent upon educational preparation and experience. Subject to budgetary authorization.

DATE OF APPOINTMENT: Fall Semester 2022

QUALIFICATIONS: Candidates should demonstrate a commitment to life-long learning, a growth-mindset and a team-approach. Candidates should have teaching experience and demonstrate experience in mentoring, research, and/or community service that has prepared them to contribute to our commitment to diversity and excellence. Candidates must have an active California RN license or be eligible for one, have a bachelor’s or master’s degree in nursing, and expect to have an earned doctoral degree in nursing or a related discipline prior to their start date. Candidates must have expertise in psychiatric mental health and be eligible for Board of Registered Nursing faculty approval for lecture and clinical instruction. Candidates should have a demonstrated commitment to working with students and diverse populations and be engaged in scholarly inquiry and community service. Candidates whose qualifications do not match those listed should submit an explanation, up to one page, addressing that issue specifically. This University is fully committed to the rights of students, staff and faculty with disabilities in accordance with applicable state and federal laws. For more information about the University’s program supporting the rights of our students with disabilities see: http://www20.csueastbay.edu/af/departments/as/

APPLICATION DEADLINE: Candidates should apply by September 30, 2021. Applications will be reviewed beginning October 15, 2021. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Please submit a letter of application, which addresses the qualifications noted in the position announcement, three letters of recommendation (one from a recent supervisor) and a complete and current curriculum vitae (CV) via Page-Up (see “Apply”). Applicants must also submit a one-page diversity statement that addresses how you engage a diverse student population in your teaching, research, mentoring, and/or advising. Please submit a letter of application, which addresses the qualifications noted in the position announcement and a complete and current vita.

Note: California State University, East Bay hires only individuals lawfully authorized to work in the United States. All offers of employment are contingent upon presentation of documents demonstrating the appointee’s identity and eligibility to work in accordance with provisions of the Immigration Reform and Control Act. A background check (including a criminal records check and prior employment verification) must be completed and cleared prior to the start of employment.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, CSUEB does not discriminate on the basis of any protected categories: age, ancestry, citizenship, color, disability, gender, immigration status, marital status, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, or veteran’s status. The University is committed to the principles of diversity in employment and to creating a stimulating learning environment for its diverse student body.

Advertised: August 13, 2021 (9:00 AM) Pacific Daylight Time
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