Instructor/Assistant Professor Nursing

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Instructor/Assistant Professor — Nursing

Announcement is hereby made for a full-time, 10-month, tenure-track appointment beginning in the fall 2019 semester on the Michael J. Grant Campus in Brentwood. Suffolk County Community College is an open admissions institution committed to serving a diverse student population in a variety of degree and career programs.

This is a Unit III position covered under the Faculty Association of Suffolk County Community College collective bargaining agreement with the College.

Job Description

Applicants should be well versed in the specialty of nursing education theory, have varied clinical expertise, and must demonstrate a strong commitment to teaching and learning and the use of varied instructional methodologies. The College seeks faculty who value the opportunity to form mentoring and advising relationships with our students. The successful candidate will demonstrate an ongoing commitment to excellence in teaching, professional development, and service. The successful candidate will also demonstrate openness to pedagogical innovation, including, but not limited to, the integration of technology, simulation and distance education into the curriculum. Clinical experience in mental health and medical surgical nursing is preferred. Duties will include:

  • Instruction of assigned clinical(s), laboratory(s) and/or other teaching duties assigned to meet the needs of the nursing department as assigned by the Academic Chair in accordance with the description published in the College catalog and the approved course outlines.
  • Collaboration with nursing faculty in course and School of Nursing curriculum development.
  • Participation in academic student advising, mentoring, and support of students enrolled in nursing programs.
  • Active participation in departmental, School of Nursing, campus, and College meetings/committees.
  • Demonstration of scholarly work in the discipline.
  • Incorporate an appreciation of diverse lifestyles, cultures and perspectives into courses.
  • Engages in assessment of college-wide learning outcomes and demonstrates use of the results of these assessments in courses.



Master of Science degree in Nursing is required. A valid and current New York State Registered Nurse license is required. College-level teaching experience in a nursing program or graduate-level teaching practicum in a college nursing program is required. 


Master of Science degree in Nursing Education or a Doctorate degree in Nursing is preferred. Clinical teaching experience in a college level nursing program is preferred. Additional clinical and teaching experience in adult mental health and medical surgical nursing is preferred.

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The New York State Retirement and Social Security Law requires retirees of a public pension plan within the State or City of New York to disclose prior public employment and pension plan history for the purpose of establishing a retiree’s eligibility for employment.

The exact salary will be determined by prior experience and placement on the salary scale negotiated by the Faculty Association of Suffolk County Community College





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Job No: 18-97
Posted: 12/12/2018
Application Due: 1/11/2019
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