Anticipated Tenure Track Faculty Opening – Nursing (Psychiatric/Mental Health) Fall 2019

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Full TimeBergen Community CollegePosted 3 months ago

Teaching and learning are the central functions of Bergen Community College, and as such, its faculty plays a central role in supporting and fulfilling the College mission. The faculty has the primary responsibility for developing and carrying out effective instruction, counseling and library services. Since its founding in 1965, the College has been proud of its mix of tradition and innovation in the process of challenging students to raise questions, examine evidence, validate opinions, make decisions and communicate ideas effectively.

Successful candidates must be able to teach both day and evening classes, be committed to assessing student success and learning outcomes, assessing and developing new programs/curricula, demonstrating competence in instructional technology, especially on-line instruction and willing to accept assignments at any of our three locations (Paramus, Hackensack and Lyndhurst). All positions require excellent organizational and communication skills as well as demonstrated scholarship and professional involvement. Candidates invited for an interview will be required to do a teaching demonstration and present a teaching portfolio.

We have a full-time Tenure Track Psychiatric/Mental Health faculty position available in our ACEN accredited ADN program. Position includes didactic, lab, simulation and clinical teaching and/or clinical conference. Position begins in September 2019 on our Paramus campus.

The general responsibilities for faculty members in this area are developing curriculum and course syllabi, classroom, lab, simulation and clinical course instruction, developing evaluation methods, providing student performance feedback, counseling students for academic success, working as a member of the nursing faculty team and maintaining professional development in nursing.

Teaching responsibilities will include classroom/didactic instruction, participation in clinical laboratory simulations, demonstration and evaluation of students providing direct patient care in a variety of treatment settings.


Master’s degree in Nursing from an accredited program and a current NJ RN license required; Must have a minimum of three (3) years of current clinical experience as a registered nurse. Minimum of three (3) years teaching experience in an academic setting (this qualification may be waived for an individual with appropriate alternate experience); National specialty certification is required. Must demonstrate experience utilizing technology and web enhanced courses, on-line course management systems, online resources management systems (ATI) and simulation to enhance student learning objectives and program assessment outcomes. Day and evening availability is required.


All interested candidates should send a letter of intent (including the job code F-NUR-PSYCH), curriculum vitae, copies of transcripts, salary requirements, and three professional letters of reference with current contact information. To ensure full consideration, all requested application materials must be received by June 11, 2019. Send materials by email with the appropriate job code in the subject line to [email protected]

Bergen Community College
Department of Human Resources
400 Paramus Road, Room A316
Paramus, New Jersey 07652

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Posted: 5/29/2019
Application Due: 8/27/2019
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