Clinical Assistant, Clinical Associate, or Clinical ProfessorAssistant Director of the Family Nurse
Clinical Assistant Professor
Clinical Assistant, Clinical Associate, or Clinical Professor—Assistant Director of the Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP) Program
College of Nursing
College of Nursing
Advertised Salary Range
Salary commensurate with qualifications.
Location of Vacancy
Hours per week
Hours per year
Full-time Equivalent (FTE)
Job Search Category
Health and Human Services
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Advertised Job Summary
The University of South Carolina, College of Nursing (CON) is seeking a qualified candidate eligible for the rank of Clinical Assistant, Clinical Associate, or Clinical Professor to fill a full-time assistant program director for the FNP program and CON faculty position. In addition to teaching, this administrative position includes opportunities for clinical practice and research/scholarship activities. Faculty appointment and salary are commensurate with the level of advanced practice clinical practice, teaching, leadership, and scholarship experience of the candidate.
The candidate would provide classroom instruction, assist the program director with day-to-day program operations, and assisting students toward successful program completion in conjunction with the FNP Program Director and the Assistant Dean of Graduate Studies. The Assistant Program Director will have opportunities to maintain a clinical practice and participate in research/scholarship activities. The ideal candidate will possess knowledge and/or experience teaching in a Family NP curricula with the application of innovative classroom delivery, simulation methodologies and scholarship application. The candidate should have a demonstrated commitment to the professional development of nursing students, clinical practice, and leadership.Required Education and Experience
Earned doctorate in nursing (PhD or DNP), two years of teaching and mentoring of NP students; unencumbered nursing licensure; National Certification as a Family Nurse Practitioner and two years of direct practice as an APRN with Prescriptive Authority or eligibility in SC. Excellent written and oral communication skills, team building, self-motivation, and innovation in educational program offerings are expected. Basic Life Support (BLS) documentation is required.Preferred Qualifications
Posting Detail Information
Desired Start Date 08/16/2017 Job Open Date 07/21/2017 Job Close Date Open Until Filled Yes Special Instructions to Applicant Quicklink for Posting http://uscjobs.sc.edu/postings/16474 EEO Statement
The University of South Carolina does not discriminate in educational or employment opportunities on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender, age, disability, veteran status or genetics.
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