Assistant Professor, College of Nursing

Job description



The University of Kentucky College of Nursing invites qualified applicants for this full-time (12-month) position in the Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) program. This non-tenure track position includes developing, coordinating, and teaching content in an undergraduate Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) program, accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education. Position duties require classroom or online instruction; supervision of nursing students in clinical settings; advising students; involvement on college committees; clinical scholarship and membership in professional organizations, as well as service in clinical practice. Position will also work with UKHealthCare Nursing Leadership to promote ambulatory clinical excellence and scholarship.

Qualifications include a doctor of nursing practice (DNP), doctor of philosophy (PhD) degree or other doctorate in nursing preferred (MSN eligible) with a certification as an advance practice nurse as a family nurse practitioner and eligible for licensure as an advance practice registered nurse (APRN) in the state of Kentucky. The successful candidate must have an active Kentucky RN license. A minimum of two years of full-time or equivalent experience employed as a family nurse practitioner within the past five years is required. Strong interpersonal, communication, and organizational skills are required. Candidates should have a strong commitment to teaching, scholarship, clinical practice and service. Previous teaching experience in an accredited BSN program is preferred.

Review of applicants will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Application materials should include a current curriculum vitae, three professional letters of recommendation (upload under Specific Request 1), and a cover letter. Review of application will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

Questions regarding the position can be directed to Dr. Jan Forren, Chair, Undergraduate Faculty Search Committee; c/o Ms. Rene Palumbo, administrative assistant, undergraduate program, [email protected]




Job Title
Assistant Professor, College of Nursing

Requisition Number
FE01572

Working Title


Department Name
7E100:NURSING INSTRUCTION

Work Location
Lexington, KY

Type of Position
Faculty

Position Time Status
Full-Time

Required Education

Qualifications include a doctor of nursing practice (DNP), doctor of philosophy (PhD) degree or other doctorate in nursing preferred (MSN eligible) with a certification as an advance practice nurse as a family nurse practitioner and eligible for licensure as an advance practice registered nurse (APRN) in the state of Kentucky. The successful candidate must have an active Kentucky RN license.



Required Related Experience

A minimum of two years of full-time or equivalent experience employed as a family nurse practitioner within the past five years is required.



Required License/ Registration/Certification

Certification as an advance practice nurse as a family nurse practitioner and eligible for licensure as an advance practice registered nurse (APRN) in the state of Kentucky. The successful candidate must have an active Kentucky RN license.



Skills/Knowledge/Abilities

Strong interpersonal, communication, and organizational skills are required. Candidates should have a strong commitment to teaching, scholarship, clinical practice and service.



Does this position have supervisory responsibilities?
No

Preferred Education/Experience

Previous teaching experience in an accredited BSN program is preferred.



Open Untill Filled
Yes

University Community of Inclusion

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.



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Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vita
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Specific Request 1
Optional Documents

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    Posted: 12/22/2018
    Application Due: 1/17/2019
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