Assistant Professor of Nursing (Leadership/Management in Adult/Geriatric Acute or Ambulatory Care, or Community Health and/or He (515430)

  • Cal State University (CSU) East Bay
  • Hayward, California
  • Jun 21, 2022
Full Time Education and Training Public Health

Job Description






THE UNIVERSITY: California State University, East Bay (CSUEB) is a comprehensive university serving the San Francisco Bay Area/Silicon Valley. It is known for award-winning programs, expert instruction, its diverse student body, and a choice of more than 100 career-focused fields of study. With an enrollment of approximately 12,500 students and 900 faculty, CSUEB is organized into four colleges. The University offers bachelor's degrees in 49 fields, minors in 52 fields, master's degrees in 34 fields, 16 credentials programs, 18 certificate options, and 1 doctoral degree program.

California State University East Bay has a mission to support a diverse student body through academically rich and culturally relevant learning experiences. The successful candidate will bring with them expertise or an openness to creating a welcoming and supportive environment for all students.

THE DEPARTMENT: The Department of Nursing provides a supportive, collaborative and academically rigorous environment with a clear focus on social justice and health equity in all areas of nursing and healthcare. We actively strive to represent the diversity of our Bay Area community in all of its forms both in our student population and our faculty. The department has approximately 400 students in BSN, RN-BSN, and Master's Degree in Nursing programs and is a part of the College of Science. The nursing program is fully accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE). Nursing program graduates have a history of strong performance on the NCLEX. The Department has a reputation for producing highly skilled health professionals and enjoys supportive relationships with regional healthcare facilities.

DUTIES OF THE POSITION: We are seeking a candidate qualified to teach broadly in our nursing program, depending on their area of expertise. Successful candidates would have experience in nursing leadership/management in adult/geriatric acute or ambulatory care, or community health and/or health policy. Other areas of specialization such as healthcare informatics are also welcomed. Ability to teach in multiple content areas and formats is a plus. The position will include teaching courses in the classroom, lab, clinical settings, and will utilize Canvas course management system. Classes may include in-person and both synchronous and asynchronous online formats. In addition to teaching, all faculty are expected to create an open, welcoming, supportive learning environment. Faculty members will have student advising responsibilities, assist the department with administrative responsibilities and curricular development, participate on department and campus-wide committees, and develop collaborative, scholarly work. Please note that teaching assignments at California State University, East Bay include courses at the Hayward, Concord and Online campuses. The policy and expectation of the California State University is that all faculty members will perform all of their duties within the state of California. In addition to teaching, all faculty have advising responsibilities, assist the department with administrative and/or committee work, and are expected to assume campus-wide committee responsibilities.

RANK AND SALARY: Assistant Professor. Salary is dependent upon educational preparation and experience. Subject to budgetary authorization.

DATE OF APPOINTMENT: Fall Semester, 2023



  • Candidates should demonstrate a commitment to life-long learning, a growth-mindset and a team-approach.

  • Have teaching experience.


  • An active California RN license or be eligible for one.

  • Have a bachelor's or master's degree in nursing.

  • Expect to have an earned doctoral degree in nursing or a related discipline prior to their start date.

  • Have expertise in nursing leadership/management in adult/geriatric acute or ambulatory care, or community health, or nursing informatics, and/or health policy.

  • Eligible for Board of Registered Nursing faculty approval for lecture and clinical instruction.

  • Demonstrated commitment to mentoring students and working with diverse populations.

  • Engaged in scholarly inquiry and community service.

Candidates whose qualifications do not match those listed should submit an explanation, up to one page, addressing that issue specifically.

Candidates should demonstrate experience in teaching, mentoring, research, or community service that has prepared them to contribute to our commitment to diversity and excellence. Additionally, applicants must demonstrate a record of scholarly activity. This University is fully committed to the rights of students, staff and faculty with disabilities in accordance with applicable state and federal laws. For more information about the University's program supporting the rights of our students with disabilities see:

APPLICATION DEADLINE: The priority deadline to submit completed applications is September 30, 2022. However, the position will be considered open until filled. The search committee will begin reviewing applications October 1, 2022. Please submit a cover letter addressing the qualifications noted in the position announcement, three letters of recommendation (one from a recent supervisor) and a complete and current curriculum vitae (CV) via PageUp (see "Apply"). Applicants must also submit a one-page diversity statement that addresses how you engage a diverse student population and create an inclusive environment in your teaching, research, mentoring, and/or advising.

Note: California State University, East Bay hires only individuals lawfully authorized to work in the United States. All offers of employment are contingent upon presentation of documents demonstrating the appointee's identity and eligibility to work in accordance with provisions of the Immigration Reform and Control Act. A background check (including a criminal records check and prior employment verification) must be completed and cleared prior to the start of employment.


As an Equal Opportunity Employer, CSUEB does not discriminate on the basis of any protected categories: age, ancestry, citizenship, color, disability, gender, immigration status, marital status, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, or veteran's status. The University is committed to the principles of diversity in employment and to creating a stimulating learning environment for its diverse student body.

Closing Date/Time: Open until filled

Remote-eligible (Remote work is a type of flexible working arrangement that allows an employee to work from remote location)


Job Address

Hayward, California 94542 United States View Map