Orange County Campus: Full-Time Faculty (Instructor/Assistant Professor)

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Orange County Campus: Full-Time Faculty (Instructor/Assistant Professor)

University of San Francisco

Job Summary:

The School of Nursing & Health Professions at the University of San Francisco nominations and applications for full-time faculty position. The school has a vibrant baccalaureate program that is one of the few programs on the West Coast to admit students as freshmen. As a result, the undergraduate students in the nursing major are among the very best at the university.

Graduate programs include the MSN with a Clinical Nurse Leader (CNL) focus and the Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) degree. The master's program has both an entry-into-practice option as well as one for RNs. Programming for the MSN is now offered at the Orange County Campus as well as the USF Bay Area branch campuses and several clinical partners in auditor to the San Francisco campus. The MSN graduates are making meaningful contributions to healthcare advances in the Bay Area.

The DNP at USF was the first in California to receive CCNE accreditation in fall 2009. DNP graduates have assumed significant leadership roles access both nursing and healthcare, and our Executive Leadership DNP program promises to extend that scope and range. The program has post-baccalaureate and post-masters' options and prepares both APRNs and health care systems leaders.

Job Responsibilities:

Successful candidates will be expected to engage in classroom and clinical teaching, scholarship, and service that will contribute to the university and profession.

Minimum Requirements:

A doctoral degree in nursing or related area is preferred. One year of full time direct patient care experience within the last 5 years in the clinical area that corresponds to the teaching assignment (medical surgical, pediatrics, obstetrics, geriatrics, psychiatric mental health nursing, or community health nursing). Acute care clinical experience in these clinical areas is preferred but not required for teaching community health related courses. Upon hire, the faculty member must be licensed as a registered nurse in California. Qualifications include a strong commitment to reaching and scholarships, experience and willingness to work in a culturally diverse environment and an understanding of and commitment to support the mission of the University.

Additional Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

Priority will be give to applicants with the following:
- Clinical expertise in adult medical/surgical nursing, other areas of clinical expertise will be considered
- Certified as a Clinical Nurse Leader (CNL)
- Previous University-based teaching experience and clinical supervision, familiar with 2nd career students in accelerated nursing programs
- Simulation lab experience valued

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The University of San Francisco is an equal opportunity institution of higher education. As a matter of policy, the University does not discriminate in employment, educational services and academic programs on the basis of an individual’s race, color, religion, religious creed, ancestry, national origin, age (except minors), sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, medical condition (cancer-related and genetic-related) and disability, and the other bases prohibited by law. The University reasonably accommodates qualified individuals with disabilities under the law.

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Posted: 11/27/2018
Application Due: 1/3/2019
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