Location: West Hartford, CT Category: Faculty Posted On: Wed Oct 16 2019 Job Description:
The University of Saint Joseph invites applications for a Tenure Track Full-time position (9 month) in the Department of Nursing. The successful candidate will have a strong background in teaching and scholarship, both at the graduate and undergraduate levels, as well as demonstrated clinical expertise. Specific interests and experience in medical/surgical backgrounds and teaching foundation courses such as research, pathophysiology or pharmacology and psychiatric mental/ health nursing is desirable.
Responsibilities include (but are not limited to)
Use of evidence-based best practices for educating future nurses and graduate students.
Classroom, clinical, and online teaching of undergraduate and graduate students.
Community outreach to agency partners.
Committee work at the department, school and University levels.
Contribute to the curriculum by assessment, evaluation, and modification as needed.
Developing or continuing an active program of scholarship.
Earned doctoral degree in nursing (PhD, EdD or DNP) is preferred.
In-depth experience with community, residential and acute care environments.
Licensed or eligible for license by the state of Connecticut as a Registered Nurse or an Advanced Practice Registered Nurse.
Minimum of two years of teaching in pre-licensure and graduate nursing programs is preferred.
Commitment to the mission and values of the University and to the highest standards of the profession of Nursing.
Cultural competency to work with diverse student and/or employee population
Physical ability to perform essential functions of the position, with or without reasonable accommodation
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.
Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience.
The University of Saint Joseph is building a culturally diverse faculty & staff and strongly encourages applications from women and people of color.
The University of Saint Joseph, founded by the Sisters of Mercy in the Catholic tradition, provides a rigorous liberal arts and professional education for a diverse student population in an inclusive environment that encourages strong ethical values, personal integrity, and a sense of responsibility to the needs of society.At University of Saint Joseph, our mission statement profoundly resonates with our faculty and staff and serves as the foundation upon which our employment policy is built.We seek to attract, develop and retain individuals who are committed to our mission. We are committed to providing an environment where diverse talents, perspectives, experiences and contributions are recognized, and one that promotes the "growth of the whole person" with resources that enable employees to meet professional and personal life needs.