Associate Professor (Family Nurse Practitioner) - Tenure-Track, School of Nursing

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POSITION TITLE & DESCRIPTION: The School of Nursing invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track appointment at the rank of Associate Professor. The person appointed to this position will teach in the Masters of Science in Nursing: Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP) concentration. Additional duties will include: overseeing the FNP practicum courses, managing the practicum tracking system, assisting with student and part-time faculty orientation and accreditation preparation activities. Other responsibilities include assisting with the student admission process, recruitment of preceptors, and attendance of faculty/graduate/research/curriculum meetings. Effective teaching, research, creative activity, and service to the University are required for retention, promotion, and tenure. This is an academic year appointment. However, opportunities exist for an additional Summer Session appointment. Travel to conferences is supported by the School of Nursing and College of Science scholarship/travel funds. Graduate Student Assistantships and mini grants are available through the Center for Excellence in Graduate Education (CEGE) Center.

A Master's of Science in Nursing is required.

A potential candidate's consideration will be enhanced by providing evidence of: A current and unobstructed California RN License and a California Nurse Practitioner Furnishing License, a current national Nurse Practitioner Certification, and the American Heart Association Basic Life Support Health Provider Certification. A minimum of two years of instructional and simulation experience. A minimum of two years of full-time practice as a nurse practitioner. Knowledge and skills related to teaching adults, teaching methodology, curriculum development, evaluations, or willingness to plan for acquisition of these skills not later than the first year of teaching.

A complete application must include: an application letter, specifically addressing the position description and qualifications; unofficial photocopies of graduate transcripts; a professional resume, including the names, addresses, and telephone numbers of three references. Official transcripts will be required at the time of hire. The position will remain open until filled. This appointment begins on August 19, 2019.

Send applications, and all other correspondence concerning this position vacancy, to:
Dr. Carolyn Martin
School of Nursing
Science 1 - 209E
California State University Stanislaus
One University Circle
Turlock, CA 95382
[email protected]

Commensurate with qualifications and experience. As a member of the 23-campus CSU System, we offer an extremely competitive benefits package.

The School of Nursing received 10 years of accreditation by the Commission of Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) in October of 2017. The SON is located in the newly remodeled Science 1 building on the 2nd floor. There are designated class rooms and faculty offices. Simulation is supported by six classrooms that include: a Health Assessment lab, Low Fidelity Simulation Learning lab, Mid-Fidelity Simulation Learning lab, High-Fidelity Simulation Learning lab, Community Health Apartment, and Simulation Debriefing room. To learn more about us, visit our Web site at:

California State University Stanislaus serves the San Joaquin Valley and is a critical educational resource for a six county region of approximately 1.5 million people. Widely recognized for its quality academic programs, the University has 10 nationally accredited programs and approximately 400 full-time faculty. Over eighty percent of full-time faculty holds doctorates or terminal degrees in their fields. The University offers 41 undergraduate majors, 24 master's programs, 7 post-graduate credentials, and a doctorate in education serving 8,900 students. New instructional facilities have been built for the unique pedagogy of professional programs, laboratory sciences, and performing arts.

CSU Stanislaus continues to receive national recognition with its ranking as one of the best 373 colleges in the nation by The Princeton Review. The University was one of 12 public universities in the nation to be recognized by the American Association of State Colleges and Universities for demonstrating exceptional performance in retention and graduation rates. In addition, U.S. News and World Report ranks CSU Stanislaus as one of "The Top Public Universities-Master's" institutions in the West in its America's Best Colleges ratings. CSU Stanislaus also is recognized as a Hispanic-Serving Institution (HSI) by the U.S. Department of Education.

CSU Stanislaus values shared governance:

The university is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate against persons on the basis of race, religion, color, ancestry, age, disability, genetic information, gender, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, medical condition, National origin, sex, sexual orientation, covered veteran status, or any other protected status. You can learn more about federal equal employment opportunity protections by accessing the Department of Labor's notices: and

Individuals with disabling conditions who require accommodation during the recruitment process may contact the ADA Coordinator at (209) 667-3159.

In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire.

The person holding this position is considered a 'mandated reporter' under the California Child Abuse And Neglect Reporting Act and is required to comply with the requirements set forth in CSU Executive Order 1083, revised July 21, 2017, as a condition of employment.

In compliance with the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Crime Statistics Act, Stanislaus State annually posts the Campus Security Report. The annual report includes statistics for the previous three years concerning reported crimes that occurred on campus; in certain off-campus buildings or property owned or controlled by Stanislaus State; and on public property within, or immediately adjacent to and accessible from the campus. The report also includes institutional policies concerning campus security, such as alcohol and drug use, crime prevention, the reporting of crimes, and sexual assault. You can obtain a copy of this report at: .

Or you may request a printed copy by calling: (209) 667-3572; fax: (209) 664-7011; or email: [email protected]

Information regarding campus security reports at other locations can be found at:

The university requires a criminal and/or child abuse background check to be completed for many of its new employees, current employees seeking promotional or transfer opportunities, and current employees assigned new duties. Satisfactory completion of a background check (including a criminal records check) is required for employment. CSU will make a conditional offer of employment, which may be rescinded if the background check reveals disqualifying information, and/or it is discovered that the candidate knowingly withheld or falsified information. Failure to satisfactorily complete the background check may affect the continued employment of a current CSU employee who was conditionally offered the position. Failure to consent to any background check will disqualify an applicant from further consideration. Additionally, an applicant who fails to provide the necessary information or who provides false or misleading information may also be disqualified from further consideration. Later discovery of false or misleading information related to the background check may result in the offer of employment being withdrawn or subject the employee to disciplinary action, up to and including termination.




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Posted: 1/3/2019
Application Due: 3/4/2019
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