Assistant Professor Nursing

Alfred, NY
Mar 18, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Nestled in a beautiful valley in the Southern Tier of New York, Alfred State has a long tradition of drawing the best faculty and staff from every field. This College of Technology offers outstanding opportunities in more than 70 majors, where project-based learning, sustainability, and civic engagement are cornerstones of the curricula. When students work on real-world problems, they learn how to think, not what to think, and they learn how to be involved in their community. That is why Alfred State graduates have a 99 percent employment and transfer rate.

Our faculty is dedicated to teaching and the academic success of our students. Alfred State seeks educators who are student-centered and engage in the life of the College. Our tenure process emphasizes teaching and university service with a more flexible approach to scholarship and professional growth. For faculty interested in research, the college maintains a teacher-scholar program to support research including applied research that complements our emphasis in experiential learning, civic engagement and sustainability.

Category: Faculty

Department: Nursing

Location: Alfred, NY

Posted: Mar 17, '17

Type: Full-time

Job Description:

Alfred State seeks a nursing educator for a full-time, tenure track position at the Assistant Professor rank. All faculty members develop course materials and teach and evaluate students in the classroom, on-campus lab, or clinical facility. Faculty members also advise students; are active members of departmental and college committees; assist with curriculum development, program assessment, recruiting and promoting nursing; and engage in professional development.


  • A master's degree in nursing is required, doctoral degree in nursing preferred.
  • NYS Professional Nursing license and current CPR certification required
  • Excellent teaching, clinical, and communication skills; critical thinking, problem solving, and organizational abilities; and computer skills
  • Candidates with experience in nursing accreditation review and previous experience with teaching in a nursing program will be given preference
  • Experience with simulation and online teaching is also desirable
  • Applicants selected for an on-campus interview will be asked to demonstrate their teaching style by conducting a presentation on a topic selected by the search committee

Additional Information:

Pursuant to University policy, Alfred State College is committed to ensuring equal employment, education opportunity, and equal access to services, programs, and activities without regard to an individual's race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age, disability, gender characteristics, marital status, veteran status, military status, domestic violence victim status, or ex-offender status. Employees, students, applicants or other members of the University community (including but not limited to vendors, visitors, and guests) may not be subjected to harassment that is prohibited by law or treated adversely based upon a protected characteristic.

All applicants are subject to a criminal, employment, and educational background check.

Applicants interested in positions may access the Annual Security and Fire Safety Report for the College at Crime statistics are reported in accordance with the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act. Applicants may request a hard copy of the report by contacting the SUNY Alfred State College University Police Department at 607-587-3999.

Application Instructions:

All applicants must upload a cover letter and a resume.