The School of Nursing provides excellent and innovative undergraduate and graduate nursing education designed to meet the needs of a diverse community. Students are prepared for roles in nursing as clinicians, advocates, researchers, educators, and leaders in the changing health care system. We believe that the School of Nursing serves its students and the society at large by creating an environment in which faculty and students pursue the knowledge of nursing practice guided by the following core values:
Duties will include: (1) Classroom instruction in the specialty area (2) Direct supervision of students in community and/or agency based settings (3) Participation in course revision and development (4) Team teaching, including organizational abilities required for leading lecture and clinical courses (5) Effective and clear communication, verbally and in writing with faculty, students, staff, and clients (6) Student advising within the major (7) Engaging in advanced professional certification (8) Serving on School, College, and University committees (9) Providing service to the community of Sacramento and the professional community at large.
In the School of Nursing, many technologies are used. All courses contain an online component, and some lecture courses are entirely web-based. Applicants must possess the willingness to adapt their teaching strategies accordingly. Quality Matters or similar certification encouraged. Because clinical placement is variable, direct supervision of students in the community or an agency setting may occur at any time of the day, and on any day of the week. Clinical shifts may exceed eight hours. Applicants should be prepared to have teaching assignments or committee commitments four or five days a week.
Education: - Candidates must posses a terminal degree in Nursing (PhD or DNP) or a Master’s degree in Nursing and a terminal degree in a related discipline. - Candidates who are ABD will be considered, degree must be completed by January 2020. - Candidate must be eligible for licensure by California Board of Registered Nursing. Licensure must be granted prior to start of employment.
Special Knowledge and Abilities, and Experience: - Graduate preparation/coursework in the area of teaching specialization (Maternal-Child/Obstetrical, Med-Surg, Mental Health, etc.) - Ability to work with a diverse campus community - Minimum one-year cumulative clinical and/or teaching experience in nursing specialty - Minimum of 5 years professional employment - 1 year recent clinical experience as an RN or instructor in the last 5 years.
The position requires the applicant to possess a valid California driver's license and a safe driving record at the time of appointment. Before operating a vehicle on state business, the applicant must complete and sign the University's vehicle use form. For further information on driving requirements, visit http://www.csus.edu/aba/risk-management/driving-on-university-business.html.
If selected for the position, candidates must complete and pass a drug test in order to satisfy clinical agency requirements. Failure to complete this drug test may affect teaching assignments within the School of Nursing at CSU Sacramento
Education: An earned doctorate in Nursing.
Special Knowledge and Abilities, and Experience: - Graduate preparation in curriculum and instruction - Ability to choose and implement appropriate technologies for enhancing student learning - Experience with simulation technology - Training in online teaching - Advanced professional certification such as CNE (Clinical Nurse Educator), NP, CNS, etc. - Minimum 3 years recent clinical experience as an RN or instructor in the last 5 years - Graduate preparation in leadership and/or community nursing - A record of scholarly activities - Active involvement in professional and community organizations
Sacramento State University faculty teach two 16 week semesters and have approximately one month off between semesters, late December/January, and also the summer months off June to late August. Salary for the two semesters of work is paid over 12 months. We offer a comprehensive pension and benefits package.
Initial Application Review: 10/22/2018
Posting Number: F0090P
Internal Number: 3463
About California State University, Sacramento
Sacramento is one of the most diverse and integrated major cities in the country and Sacramento State is committed to providing a quality education for all of our region's students. Our campus community represents the broad diversity of our state, and we believe that all are enriched and unified by this diversity. Sacramento State is especially interested in candidates who can contribute, through their teaching, research, and service, to the diversity and excellence of the academic community.Sacramento State is in the heart of Northern California and just five miles from the State Capitol. With more than 30,000 students and 1,600 full- and part-time faculty, Sacramento State is California's capital university. Quality teaching is a top priority at Sacramento State, which offers a wide range of degrees, programs, and career opportunities - and its lush, 300-acre campus is situation along the American River, close to numerous bike trails and other recreational areas.