Nursing Faculty

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Nursing Faculty

Tracking CodeF422 Job Description

Position Title: Nursing Faculty, Graduate

Position Tracking Number: F422

School/College: School of Nursing

Department: Entry - Level Masters

Location: Azusa/Monrovia

Description: The School of Nursing invites applications for Full-time faculty positions in various programs. The School offers the following programs: BSN, RN to BSN, and Entry Level Master’s.

Successful candidates will offer the following:

    A commitment to excellence in teaching and researchAwareness of healthcare dynamics and changing nursing rolesActive engagement in Curriculum and Program developmentDesire and ability to maintain scholarly activitiesEnthusiastic advising /mentoring of students in coursework and professional endeavorsParticipate in program review and accreditation reportingParticipate in faculty governanceMaintain clinical specializationGenerate creative ways of teaching and supporting learnersDemonstrate clinical teaching informed by evidence-based practiceSkilled in utilizing a variety of teaching methodsModel a passion for learning and excellence in classroom and clinical settingsAssist students to achieve competence in practice

Specialization: Clinical specialization

Responsibilities: This position will develop and teach undergraduate and pre-licensure graduate courses and contribute to the teaching and scholarship. Applicants should include evidence of high-quality teaching and also show potential for active research.

May be needed to work at alternative Regional Campuses or Sites.

Level: Instructor/Assistant Professor


    Earned doctorate in Nursing or closely related discipline. May consider Masters with extensive clinical experienceActive California Registered Nurse license or eligible to acquire

Experience: Professional expertise and experience commensurate with specific position requirements.

Workload: Full - Time

Hire Date: Open until filled.

Mental Demands:

    Ability to integrate Christian values in all aspects.Ability to engage in critical thinking and exercise independent judgment.Ability to maintain confidentiality and manage confidential information.Ability to collaborate with other faculty and staff and maintain collegial relations.Self starter, ability to communicate effectively in written and oral form.

Additional Information:

Candidates must align with Azusa Pacific University's Christian identity. Faculty members are expected to sign a Statement of Faith (available at, to adhere to the policies outlined in the Faculty Handbook, and to integrate the Christian faith in teaching and scholarship.

Azusa Pacific University is a Christ-centered, multicultural community that values and seeks faculty and staff who are committed to diversity, work effectively with diverse populations, and engage others in ways that honor our rich cultural mosaic and biblical foundation.

Azusa Pacific University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, disability, or status as a veteran in any of its policies, practices, or procedures. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.

Azusa Pacific University conducts background checks on all final candidates.

Job Location Monrovia, California, United StatesPosition TypeFull-Time/Regular




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Posted: 8/7/2019
Application Due: 3/11/2020
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