Classification Title: Clinical Assistant Professor
College/Division: School of Medicine Columbia
Department: SOMC Research and Graduate Education
Advertised Job Summary:
In coordination with the Program Director and Assistant Director assure that matriculants are provided with didactic and clinical education to complete the Masters of Nurse Anesthesia Program from the USC School of Medicine and to be eligible to write the Certification Exam from the Council on Certification of Nurse Anesthetists.
Provide instruction to the students of the of the nurse anesthesia program via didiactic and clinical areas.
Work together with the Director and Assistant Director to ensure that the program complies with the Standards and Guidelines of Nurse Anesthesia Programs.
Active participation in the recruiting, interview and selection process for admitting qualified registered nurses to the program as well as any other committees developed for the Nurse Anesthesia Program.
Works together with the Director and Assistant Director to plan, develop and implement didactic courses that comply with the Standards and Guidelines of Nurse Anesthesia Programs and the University of South Carolina Graduate School.
Manage department human resources by determining qualifications, competence and performance expectations of students and staff. Assist with providing orientation, in-service training and continuing education of all persons in the department and apply policies/procedures pertaining to human resources management.
Assist in the assessment and improvement of the department's performance by monitoring performance through data, analyzing data, and implementing performance improvement.
Number and Type of Employees Supervised: Students enrolled as students in the School of Nurse Anesthesia who are registered nurses in the State of South Carolina
Advertised Minimum Qualifications :
Education: Minimum of a Master's Degree, doctoral level preferred. Graduate from an accredited Nurse Anesthesia Program.
Experience: Min. of two years clinical exp. as a Certified Nurse Anesthetist. Must be experienced in the anesthetic management of a variety of patients and procedures.
Licensure, Registry or Certification Required: Certification or recertification as a Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist by the Council on Certification or Recertification of Nurse Anesthetists. Non-disciplined license as an Advanced Practice Registered Nurse in the state of South Carolina.
Special Training: Must be able to work with various computer programs for the purpose of educating and scheduling students.
Full/Part Time: Full Time
Internal Number: 58381
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The University of South Carolina System is comprised of the state’s flagship university in Columbia (founded in 1801 and currently one of the top 50 “Best Colleges” according to U.S. News and World Report), three regional comprehensive universities (USC Aiken, USC Beaufort and USC Upstate), and Palmetto College consisting of four two-year campuses (USC Lancaster, USC Salkehatchie, USC Sumter, USC Union and Fort Jackson/Extended University). Together, the USC System institutions offer more than 450 degree programs on campus and online and are uniquely positioned to meet the state’s educational, cultural, health and research needs. The System employs nearly 14,000 people who work daily to improve the lives of students, fellow South Carolinians and the world. Our diverse engaged faculty and staff enjoy a dynamic and intellectually stimulating work environment.