Description: Faculty Employment Opportunity POSITION: ASSISTANT PROFESSOR IN NURSING
: The School of Nursing invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor. The person appointed to this position will teach in the areas of: Community Health. Additional duties will include: overseeing clinical courses and placement of students in clinical agencies, managing required clinical documentation through tracking system, assisting with student and part-time faculty orientation, and accreditation/regulatory preparation activities. Other responsibilities may include contacting clinical agencies, orienting part-time faculty and students, and attendance at faculty/curriculum/community health committee meetings. Effective teaching, research, creative activity, and service to the University are required for retention, promotion, and tenure. This position is contingent upon the availability of authorized funding. Optional: This is an academic year appointment. However, opportunities exist for an additional Summer Session appointment. Opportunities provided by the position include use of simulation, curriculum development, research and/or grant opportunities, etc.). MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
A Master's of Science in Nursing is required. Other minimum qualifications include: a current and unobstructed California RN License, California Public Health Nurse license or ability to obtain, and the American Heart Association Basic Life Support Health Provider Certification. A Minimum of two years of work experience as a nurse specifically, community health experience within the last five years. A minimum of two years of instructional experience teaching in an academic setting. 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. REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:
A Master's of Science in Nursing is required. Other minimum qualifications include: a current and unobstructed California RN License, California Public Health Nurse license or ability to obtain, and the American Heart Association Basic Life Support Health Provider Certification. A Minimum of two years of work experience as a nurse specifically, community health experience within the last five years. A minimum of two years of instructional experience teaching in an academic setting. 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. PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:
A potential candidate's consideration will be enhanced by providing evidence of: instruction in community health, public health, or population health; and a Doctoral Degree. HOW TO APPLY & DEADLINE:
A complete application must include: an application letter, specifically addressing the position description and qualifications; unofficial photocopies of graduate transcripts; diversity statement; professional curriculum vitae, including the names, addresses, and telephone numbers of three references. Official transcripts will be required at the time of hire.
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If you have questions regarding the position, please contact:
Dr. Mary Jo Stanley, Chair
School of Nursing
College of Science
California State University, Stanislaus
One University Circle Turlock, CA
Screening of completed application files will begin on October 29, 2021. The position will remain open until filled. This appointment begins on January 26, 2021.
An application must include a statement of your demonstrated commitment to working with faculty, staff, and students from diverse ethnic, cultural, and socioeconomic backgrounds in addition to any other required documents as indicated above. SPECIAL CONDITIONS:
CSU requires faculty, staff, and students who are accessing campus facilities to be immunized against COVID-19 or declare a medical or religious exemption from doing so. Any candidates advanced in a currently open search process should be prepared to comply with this requirement. The systemwide policy can be found at https://calstate.policystat.com/policy/9779821/latest/
Commensurate with qualifications and experience. As a member of the 23-campus CSU System, we offer an extremely competitive benefits package. ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT and THE COLLEGE:
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: http://www.web.csustan.edu/Nursing/index.html CAMPUS & AREA:
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 EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY
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: http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf
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. MANDATED REPORTER PER CANRA
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. CLERY ACT DISCLOSURE
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: https://www.csustan.edu/annual-campus-security-report
Or you may request a printed copy by calling: (209) 667-3572; fax: (209) 664-7011; or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Information regarding campus security reports at other locations can be found at: https://ope.ed.gov/campussafety/#/ CRIMINAL BACKGROUND CLEARANCE NOTICE
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