Nursing (Full-Time Lecturer in School of Nursing)

  • Stanislaus State
  • Turlock, California
  • Sep 28, 2021
Full Time Public Health

Job Description

TEMPORARY FULL-TIME LECTURER IN School of Nursing: The Department of Nursing invites applications for a temporary lecturer appointment. Candidates selected will hold 15 units/semester in a combination of instruction, student placement, program accreditation requirements, and other duties in the School of Nursing. This is a full-time instructional position (1 yr appt to be reevaluated). This position is contingent upon the availability of authorized funding.

Instructors are required to have a minimum of a Master's of Science Degree in Nursing with a Doctorate Degree preferred. A minimum of two years of nursing 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 current and unobstructed California License. A current and unobstructed California Nurse Practitioner Furnishing License. A current national Nurse Practitioner Certification. American Heart Association Basic Life Support Health provision Certification.

A full-time faculty in the School of Nursing Master's of Science in Nursing, Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP) program develops, implements, and evaluates the FNP program on an ongoing basis. This position participates in selecting students, curriculum development, program revisions, program evaluations, textbook selection, teaching in the classroom, simulation and health assessment labs, and practicum setting, evaluation of student achievement, and other matters as assigned in accordance with the mission, core values, and purposes of the university and School of Nursing. In addition, this position will assist the Graduate Director in placements of students in practicum sites/agencies.

- Leadership, organizational and strong interpersonal and communications skills.
- Technological and computer skills sufficient to participate and direct classroom and virtual learning activities with IT support.
- Analytic writing skills with grant writing experience desirable.
- A background check (which may include: checks of employment, education records, criminal records, civil records, motor vehicle records, professional licenses, and sex offender registries as position requires) must be completed satisfactorily before any candidate can be offered a position with the CSU.
- Failure to satisfactorily complete the background check may affect the application status of applicants or continued employment of current CSU employees who apply for the position.

A current and unobstructed California License.
A current and unobstructed California Nurse Practitioner Furnishing License.
A current national Nurse Practitioner Certification.
American Heart Association Basic Life Support Health provision Certification.

The physical demands described are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of the job. The position may be required to frequently sit, move, and stand for standard office functions. Requirements may include the need to sit or work at a computer terminal for long periods of time on projects. Requirements may include moving and stocking lab supplies and class materials of approximately 10-50 pounds. May be required to travel across campus to other offices and buildings. Travel to meetings/trainings both on and off campus may be necessary.

A complete application must include an application letter qualifying your interest and preferences for courses to teach. Applications must include names, addresses and telephone numbers of references, a current vita and unofficial copies of college transcripts.

If you have any questions regarding this recruitment, please contact:

Dr. Carolyn Martin, Search Committee Chair
School of Nursing
California State University, Stanislaus
One University Circle
Turlock, CA 95382

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

We invite you to become a part of a challenging and fast growing nursing program which includes undergraduate BSN programs with a pre-licensure, an accelerated second bachelors, and an ADN-BSN track, and a graduate program with a focus on Education, Administration, and Family Nurse Practitioner nursing. In May 2017, we received the maximum reaccreditation for 10 years by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE). We successfully underwent BRN accreditation in February 2014, without any areas of non-compliance. To learn more about us, visit our website 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. The University is fully committed to creating a culture of diversity and inclusion - one in which every person in the University community feels safe to express their views without fear of reprisal. Widely recognized for its quality academic programs, the University has 10 nationally accredited programs and 662 faculty members. 94 percent of full-time faculty holds doctorates or terminal degrees in their fields. The University offers 43 undergraduate majors, 16 master's programs, 7 post-graduate credentials, a doctorate in education and serves more than 10,000 students. New instructional facilities have been built for the unique pedagogy of professional programs, laboratory sciences and performing arts.

Stanislaus State continues to receive national recognition with its ranking as one of the best 384 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 Stanislaus State in its top 10 among public universities in the West, while Washington Monthly honored Stanislaus State as the West's No. 1 university for the money. Stanislaus State also is recognized as a Hispanic-Serving Institution (HSI) by the U.S. Department of Education.

CSU Stanislaus values shared governance: Handbook statement on 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:

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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.
Closing Date/Time: Open until filled

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