The College of Health and Human Services Professions is seeking applications for one full-time 12 month, non- tenure track renewable faculty position for MSN Clinical Coordinator for the MSN Program in the School of Nursing. NKU is built on core values that emphasize multidimensional excellence, learner-centered education, civic engagement, multiculturalism, innovation, collegiality, and collaboration across disciplines and professional fields.
We encourage applications from all qualified candidates, but especially from individuals who contribute to the diversity of our academic community. NKU is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. We embrace inclusiveness, equity, and global awareness in all dimensions of our work and seek excellence through diversity among our students, administrators, faculty, and staff. Applications by members of diverse groups are encouraged.
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NKU has a strong commitment to trans-disciplinary education and the School of Nursing is located in the Health Innovations building, which offers opportunities for academic innovation and initiatives to affect the health of the region.
The position reports to the School of Nursing Program Director.
The search will remain open until the position is filled and will begin immediately.
Primary Responsibilities :
The School of Nursing invites applications for one full-time 12 month, non- tenure track renewable faculty position for position of MSN Clinical Coordinator for the MSN Program in the School of Nursing. The MSN program is delivered online. The MSN Clinical Coordinator is responsible for the recruitment, orientation, oversight, and evaluation of clinical faculty for the MSN program, which includes the following tracks: Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner, Family Nurse Practitioner, Adult-Gero Nursing Practitioner, Adult- Gero Acute Care Nurse Practitioner, Post MSN NP Certificate Programs, Advancement NP Certificate Programs, Nurse Educator, and Nurse Executive Leadership. The position may include teaching responsibilities.
Specific responsibilities include:
Collaborates with the Associate Director of Graduate Nursing Studies and the NP Concentration Coordinators to identify clinical faculty needs for each clinical course in the nurse practitioner concentrations.
Interviews perspective clinical faculty and lead clinical faculty for APRN clinical courses.
Ensures that clinical faculty and lead clinical faculty have adequate preparation and current clinical expertise for the clinical faculty role.
Ensures that clinical faculty collaborate with clinical preceptors to support role development of the student at the practicum site.
Collaborates with the Concentration Coordinators and APRN Coordinator to develop and provide orientation to new clinical faculty.
Collaborates with the lead clinical faculty to maintain clinical course Canvas sites.
Ensures completion of preceptor and clinical site evaluations.
Provides input into the evaluation of clinical faculty.
Promotes clinical faculty professional development.
Provides regular updates to nursing leadership including Associate Director of Graduate Studies- School of Nursing and MSN Program Director about student clinical experiences.
Clinical teaching as needed to meet program needs.
Other duties as assigned.
MSN with Advanced Practice Certification in a nurse practitioner specialty required. Doctoral degree in Nursing or related field preferred.
Minimal of 2 years of clinical practice experience as an APRN.
Previous academic teaching experience in the online format preferred.
Must possess a valid unencumbered Kentucky registered nursing license and advanced practice license.
Inquiries should be directed to Lynne Zajac Interim Director School of Nursing at email@example.com.
Any candidate offered this position is required to go through a pre-employment criminal background check as mandated by state law.
Minimum Education: Master's Degree
Quick Link: 8880
Internal Number: 8880
About Northern Kentucky University
NKU is a growing metropolitan university of more than 14,000 students served by more than 2,000 faculty and staff on a thriving suburban campus near Cincinnati.
Located in the quiet suburb of Highland Heights, Kentucky—just seven miles southeast of Cincinnati—we have become a leader in Greater Cincinnati and Kentucky by providing a private school education for a fraction of the cost.
While we are one of the fastest growing universities in Kentucky, our professors still know our students' names.