Clinical Assistant Professor - Simulation Faculty
Simulation Center CHHS
Full Time or Part Time?
Commitment to Inclusive Excellence
Northern Kentucky University ( NKU ) seeks excellence by enriching
its educational environment and culture through the diversity of
its administration, faculty and staff and by embracing
inclusiveness, equity, and global awareness in all dimensions of
its work. NKU is an Equal Opportunity/Equal Access/Affirmative
Action institution. We encourage applications by members of diverse
groups and by persons with a demonstrated commitment to issues of
diversity and experience in achieving goals relative to inclusive
Purpose of Position
The College of Health and Human Services is seeking applications
for one full-time, non-tenure-track, simulation faculty position in
the Center for Simulation Education
NKU is built on core values that emphasize multidimensional
excellence, learner-centered education, civic engagement,
multiculturalism, innovation, collegiality, and collaboration
across disciplines and professional fields.
We encourage applications from all qualified candidates, but
especially from individuals who contribute to the diversity of our
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NKU has a strong commitment to trans-disciplinary education and
opened a new Health Innovation Center in the fall of 2018. The
Center for Simulation Education ( CSE ) is one-of-a-kind and
provides the opportunity for the College of Health and Human
Services and the CSE to play a significant role in academic
innovation as well as impact the health of the region. The CSE is
fully accredited in the area of Teaching/Learning by the Society
for Simulation and Healthcare ( SSH ).
The position reports to the Director of Clinical Simulation and
will remain open until the position is filled.
The position will begin in the Spring, 2022 semester.
Simulation faculty responsibilities will include:
- Adhere to standards of best practice for simulation
- Plan, develop, and implement healthcare simulation education
- Teach simulation-related courses
- Simulation curriculum development
- Participate in research related to simulation
- Data collection, measurement, and analysis related to
- Actively serve as an education liaison to all programs within
and outside of Northern Kentucky University
- Assist with set up/tear down of simulation sessions
- Remain current in the discipline through research and
attendance at professional continuing education seminars.
- Serve on committees as assigned and attend faculty,
departmental, and other meetings as necessary.
- Work cooperatively with the simulation team
*The above statements reflect the general duties and
responsibilities necessary to describe the principal functions of
the job and shall not be considered an exhaustive list off job
responsibilities. Responsibilities are subject to change.
Master’s Degree in a health care discipline required, MSN
CHSE certification or agreement to achieve CHSE certification
within one year
Two (2) years’ experience in simulation education within the
immediate past five years
Teaching experience in simulation.
Flexibility of schedule to include some weekend/evening
Must possess a valid license to practice in Kentucky or be eligible
Inquiries should be directed to Gina Fieler, Director of Clinical
Any candidate who is offered this position will be required to go
through a pre-employment criminal background check as mandated by
Job Open Date
Job Close Date
Open Until Filled
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).
- Cover Letter/Letter of Application
- Curriculum Vitae