The Hahn School of Nursing and Health Science is a community of progressive scholars in an intellectually rigorous, research intensive environment. We educate graduate level nurses to optimize health, promote healing, and alleviate suffering through reflective practice, knowledge generation, service to the community, and leadership at local and global levels. We seek to deepen our commitment to social justice by influencing health policy and by promoting an ethical approach to nursing characterized by compassion and respect for the dignity of the individual.
The Hahn School of Nursing and Health Science at the University of San Diego (USD) invites applications for a full time Clinical Assistant/Associate Professor (non tenure-track). Candidate must have the ability to teach across nursing programs, including the Nurse Practitioner Program. The initial appointment is for one year with the possibility of renewal based on performance, department needs, and funding. The successful candidate will have an earned doctoral degree in nursing, experience teaching in the clinical setting, simulation and online programs.
Teach and mentor students
Evaluate educational effectiveness
Develop program curriculum in primary and/or emergency care
Serve on dissertation committees
Maintain a clinical practice in primary and/or emergency care
Participate in research and/or evidenced-based practice
Conduct research and/or evidenced based practice
Chair or mentor DNP projects
Serve on University Committees and USD-SON committees
Attend and participate in SON's program meetings and USD-SON events and functions
Earned masters or doctoral degree (PhD or DNP) from an accredited school of nursing program. California RN license. Two years of teaching experience and primary and/or acute care clinical experience or practice. Current Family Nurse Practitioner certification (FNP-C or FNP-BC) required. Emergency Nurse Practitioner certification (ENP-C) preferred.
Five years of teaching experience and an active program of research. Experience in simulation. Experience teaching online/hybrid courses. Earned Doctoral degree (PhD or DNP) from an accredited school of nursing. Leadership experience.
Performance Expectations: Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Ability to teach theoretical or clinical aspects of nursing in an innovative learning environment. Ability to teach and evaluate nursing students in a clinical setting.
Special Conditions of Employment:
Successful completion of USDs on-boarding requirements including but not limited to BLS, health requirements, pre-employment background check and drug screen. Degree and license verification.
Commensurate with experience; Excellent Benefits.
The University of San Diego offers a very competitive benefits package, to include medical, dental, vision, a 12% retirement contribution given to you by the University (with three year vesting period), and access to on-campus Fitness Centers. Please visit the benefits section of our website to view all of the perks and benefits that USD has to offer. USD: Human Resources: Benefits
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The University of San Diego is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion and is especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the campus community.
The University of San Diego is committed to academic excellence, Catholic intellectual and social traditions, and providing a top-notch liberal arts education for scholars of all faiths. USD is located on 180 acres overlooking the city of San Diego, Mission Bay and the Pacific Ocean. The campus is renowned for its beauty, and features Spanish Renaissance-inspired architecture.