Assistant Professor of Nursing (Tenure Track) – 2 Positions

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DEPARTMENT/DIVISION:  Nursing Department/School of Health Careers, Technology, and Applied Learning




RESPONSIBILITIES:  The Nursing Department is seeking two (2) full-time Assistant Professors to teach Medical/Surgical Nursing and to assist in the development and use of SIMs interactive lab technology.  Teaching responsibilities include classroom lecture, college lab, and clinical instruction for both beginning and advanced medical surgical nursing. Topics include but are not limited to: Cardiac, Respiratory, Renal, Neuro, Orthopedics, and Gastrointestinal Nursing.  The faculty member will also participate in the development/design and revision of curriculum offered.  Faculty members are expected to participate actively in both departmental and college wide committees, as well as demonstrate professional development.  Faculty are required to teach 15 hours a week and hold a minimum of 5 office hours per week.

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:  A Master’s degree in Nursing is required. At least three years of recent consecutive, full-time lecture teaching experience and at least 3 years of recent medical-surgical clinical nursing instruction experience required. Experience in curriculum development and test construction also required.  The successful candidate must possess an active and unrestricted NYS Registered Nurse license.  Knowledge and commitment to the goals and missions of the community college and a demonstrated ability to interact with a diverse and multicultural student body and staff are required.  PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:  A Master's degree in Nursing Education is strongly preferred. At least five years of clinical experience as a medical surgical nurse preferred.  A familiarization with the accreditation process is recommended. Candidates who have demonstrated a commitment to working with underrepresented minority students through teaching, mentoring, or administration are especially encouraged to apply.


SALARY & BENEFITS:  The starting salary is $72,826 plus excellent benefits.            

TO APPLY:      Candidates must be legally authorized to work in the United States at the time of hire.  You may send a resume, cover letter, 3 letters of recommendation to: [email protected].  Please indicate  CODE:IHE “Assistant Professor of Nursing (Tenure-Track) - 2 Positions” in the subject line of the email or mail to:

                                    Director, Human Resources

                                    Westchester Community College

                                    Administration Building- Suite B42

                                    75 Grasslands Road

                                    Valhalla, N.Y.  10595

                                    Fax: (914) 606-7838

DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS:  Priority will be given to applications received by September 30, 2018.  Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

Westchester Community College provides accessible, high quality and affordable education to meet the needs of our diverse community. We are committed to student success, academic excellence and lifelong learning. Westchester Community College is an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action employer. 




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Job No: IHEAPN71218
Posted: 7/12/2018
Application Due: 9/10/2018
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Salary: The starting salary is $72,826 plus excellent benefits