We are seeking a motivated, positive and student-centered nursing educator to provide exemplary undergraduate nursing instruction in medical-surgical nursing. Other courses including community health nursing may be included in the teaching assignment. The position focus will be teaching at clinical sites and in the skills and simulation labs. Some classroom instruction may be included. The faculty will: Grade assignments and/or projects and provide ongoing evaluation of students' performance. Participate in recruitment, retention and successful progression of students within the program. Participate in mentoring, advising and registering students for nursing courses. Participate on committees that address curriculum development/implementation, systematic evaluation and accreditation needs. Work with simulation coordinator to develop, implement and evaluate clinical scenarios within the simulation laboratory environment. Commit to working with diverse student and community populations while building a culturally diverse and inclusive educational environment. Participate in department, college and university service activities and abide by policies.
Youngstown State University—an urban research university—emphasizes a creative, integrated approach to education, scholarship, and service. The University places students at its center; leads in the discovery, dissemination, and application of knowledge; advances civic, scientific, and technological development; and fosters collaboration to enrich the region and the world.
The University: Creates diverse educational experiences that develop ethical, intellectually curious students who are invested in their communities; Provides access to a broad range of undergraduate programs; Offers graduate programs in selected areas of excellence, including those that meet the needs of the region; Supports economic development through applied learning and research; Integrates teaching and learning, scholarship, and civic engagement; Fosters understanding of diversity, sustainability, and global perspectives; and Advances the intellectual and cultural life of the city, region, and world.
Unencumbered Ohio (or pending Ohio) RN license with at least two years of experience as a registered nurse. Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) and Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) from an accredited college or university. Candidates who have a master’s degree in another discipline may be considered but must be academically and experientially qualified to teach in the required areas.
One to two years of undergraduate teaching in medical-surgical nursing in clinical and lab. Experience in critical care, scenario simulation and classroom teaching is a plus. Candidates possessing additional qualifications (DNP or PhD) will be strongly considered
Since 1908, Youngstown State University has prepared its graduates to become leaders in the region, the state, and the nation. Located on a beautiful 140-acre campus near downtown Youngstown, Ohio, YSU offers a comprehensive selection of major programs backed by a strong tradition of teaching and scholarship. YSU has a diverse student body of approximately 12,700 students. Multicultural students make up nearly 18 percent of the student body at the University, and over 400 international students hail from fifty-five countries. A student-faculty ratio of 16:1 provide the personal contact associated with a smaller institution, and its connection to the Ohio state system of higher education enables it to draw on the vast resources of that system.
Youngstown State University is a comprehensive urban research university that provides associate, baccalaureate, and graduate instruction and continuing education in one location. The University offers a broad curriculum in the School of Graduate Studies and Research and six colleges: Business Administration; Education; Creative Arts and Communications; Health and Human Services; Liberal Arts and Social Sciences; and Science, Technology, E...ngineering, and Mathematics.
Youngstown State University provides for a broad-based education through a core curriculum of 45 semester hours spread across five areas of concentration and emphasizing the development of writing, speaking, and critical-thinking skills.