Adjunct Faculty in Psych-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (PMHNP)

University of California Los Angeles
California, United States
Salary Not specified
Posted date
Sep 16, 2021

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Adjunct Faculty in Psych-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (PMHNP)
University of California Los Angeles

Requisition Number: JPF06895

The School of Nursing at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) seeks applicants for two part-time, Adjunct Faculty positions. Qualified applicants will be doctorally prepared (PhD or DNP from an accredited university) advanced practice nurses certified as a Psych-Mental Health nurse practitioner (PMH - NP) to fulfill teaching responsibilities, especially clinical supervision in psychiatric mental health settings.

Candidates must meet the academic and scholarly credentials for the Adjunct faculty series. Rank and salary will be commensurate with background and experience. Clinical experiences, leadership and scholarship in psych mental health settings preferred.

The School of Nursing prepares nurses and scholars to lead and transform nursing care in a rapidly changing, diverse and complex healthcare environment through academic excellence, innovative research, superior clinical practice, strong community partnerships, and global initiatives. As part of the UCLA Center for Health Sciences, the School of Nursing is affiliated with the highly acclaimed Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center and UCLA Santa Monica Hospital.

  • Current licensure in California as Registered Nurse
  • Eligible for National certification as a Psych Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (PMH - NP)
  • Graduate level teaching experience in an academic institution, in either face-to-face or online learning modalities, preferred
  • Excellent oral and written communication, interpersonal and networking skills
  • Commitment to promoting diversity and inclusivity in the workplace

    Major Responsibilities:
  • Teach 50% time (12 units) including online coursework in a post-mater's certificate program for psych-mental health, and in mental health content in the prelicensure and the advanced practice program as needed
  • Provide clinical supervision for advanced practice nurses who are obtaining a post-master's certificate in psych-mental health as well as for prelicensure students in mental health settings as needed
  • Help identify clinical placements in psych-mental health settings.
  • Collaborate with other psych-mental health faculty as part of a multi-campus consortium
  • Promote an environment that encourages respect for diversity, equity, and inclusion

    The School of Nursing welcomes and encourages diversity and seeks applications and nominations from individuals of diverse backgrounds. Individuals with a history of mentoring students from under-represented groups and those with a commitment to supporting diversity and equal opportunity in education, research and creative activity are invited to apply.

    Applicants should submit all materials at the official UCLA website at To assure full consideration, applications should be submitted by October 15, 2021 - position to remain open until filled.

    To apply, please visit:

    The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status. For the complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy, see: UC Nondiscrimination & Affirmative Action Policy,


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