The Nursing Department at Queensborough Community College invites applications for the position of Assistant Professor in Nursing. The candidate will perform teaching, research and guidance duties in area(s) of expertise, as noted below and will share responsibility for committee and department assignments, performing administrative, supervisory, and other functions as may be assigned.
CUNY is an equal opportunity employer, is committed to increasing the diversity of its workforce and is dedicated to recruiting and retaining professionals who share the College's commitment to equity. It welcomes nominations of, and applications from members of protected groups including minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities, as well as others who would bring additional perspectives to the university's mission. Candidates with demonstrated commitment to diversity and inclusiveness through their research, teaching and/or service are also encouraged to apply. One of the Queensborough Community College's greatest strengths, and a necessary element of excellence, is the diversity of our community. We strive to attract and nurture a talented and diverse faculty and staff that proudly reflect the unique character of the local Queens community, the most diverse county in the United States.
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As a community college in the CUNY system, Queensborough offers a wide variety of courses for university transfer, general education, preparation for careers, and enrichment. Contractual teaching load is 24 contact hours for the academic year. Faculty on Assistant Professor tenure track receive reassigned time to pursue scholarly activities and participate in departmental and college activities, including committees, course and program assessment, curriculum development, and preparation of grants. For faculty in Assistant Professor Rank, continued scholarly activities are required for tenure and promotion. Faculty also provide academic support and advisement for students. Some evening teaching may be required. Position to start fall 2021.
The department's facilities include a simulation laboratory. The department provides opportunities for students to achieve their bachelors in nursing through three dual/joint programs within The City University of New York. For more information, please see the department's website at www.qcc.cuny.edu/nursing
Requirements include Master's Degree in Nursing. RN licensure in NYS and appropriate, specialized experience in one or more of the following: fundamentals of nursing, medical/surgical nursing, behavioral health, pediatrics and women's health. Prior teaching experience, demonstrated scholarly work or achievement in the field of nursing, and ability to cooperate with others, for the good of the institution are preferred qualities for potential candidates.
Preference for candidates with a strong, clinical background. Preferred qualifications include: 1) strong clinical background in one or more specialty areas of nursing; 2) a strong preference for community college teaching; 3) scholarly and research interests in nursing; 4) research interests in teaching/learning innovation; 5) experience using instructional technology; 6) experience with student-centered and high-impact pedagogy (see website http://www.qcc.cuny.edu/academies/high-impact-practices.html); 7) experience with course and/or program assessment; and 8) experience teaching diverse college student populations.
Commensurate with qualifications and experience, with a generous benefits package.
CUNY offers faculty a competitive compensation and benefits package covering health insurance, pension and retirement benefits, paid parental leave, and savings programs. We also provide mentoring and support for research, scholarship, and publication as part of our commitment to ongoing faculty professional development. Faculty pursuing doctoral studies in CUNY Programs receive financial compensation for 6 credit hours per semester.
HOW TO APPLY
Visit www.cuny.edu, access the employment page, log in or create a new user account, and search for this vacancy using the Job ID or Title. Select "Apply Now" and provide the requested information.
Candidates must provide a CV/resume.
In addition to the curriculum vita, please provide the following: 1) a cover letter (single page) addressing how your background and experience relate to the preferred qualifications; 2) a statement of teaching philosophy; 3) a statement of research and/or scholarly interests.
May 8, 2021. Review of resumes to begin immediately.
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CUNY encourages people with disabilities, minorities, veterans and women to apply. At CUNY, Italian Americans are also included among our protected groups. Applicants and employees will not be discriminated against on the basis of any legally protected category, including sexual orientation or gender identity. EEO/AA/Vet/Disability Employer.
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About Queensborough Community College (CUNY)
Queensborough Community College is located on a lush 37-acre campus in Bayside, Queens, New York. Queensborough offers a rich liberal arts and science curriculum as well as career and pre-professional courses. Comprising one of the most diverse populations of any college in the U.S., over 16,000 students pursue associate degrees or certificate programs. The College’s transfer programs are designed for students who plan to continue their studies at a four-year institution. Career programs provide the academic foundation and training for students who plan to begin or advance in a great career. Queensborough Community College is accredited by the Commission of Higher Education of the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools. The Business programs are accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs. The Nursing program is registered by the New York State Education Department and is accredited by the National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission. The Computer Engineering Technology programs are accredited by Engineering Technology Accreditation Commission of ABET.