The Assistant Professor, Bachelor of Science in Nursing Program is responsible for teaching in the classroom, clinical/campus laboratory clinical sites and clinical seminars; planning, implementing, and evaluating nursing curriculum as a member of the nursing teaching team' and providing academic counseling and guidance to nursing students. PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES:
- Teaching in the classroom, clinical/campus laboratory clinical sites and clinical seminars; Planning, implementing and evaluating nursing curriculum as a member of the nursing teaching team'
- Coordinating with community health agencies utilized for clinical experiences and maintaining effective relations with them; Planning, supervising and evaluating learning experiences for students in the clinical area; scheduling conferences with individual students regarding progress;
- Participating in all School of Nursing and nursing course team planning meetings and selected subcommittee within School of Nursing and College of Health Professions; Participating actively in University, College, School and Community service and Activities;
- Maintaining own professional growth and remains current in nursing practice; Assisting in preparation for nursing accreditation visits.; Day, evening and weekend classes and clinical as applicable.
- Providing academic counseling and guidance to nursing students; Holding at least four post office hours per week.
- Master of Science in Nursing degree required;
- Doctoral degree in Nursing or a health-related field from an accredited institution preferred.
- Demonstrated clinical experience in medical-surgical nursing and currently at least one area of specialty in pediatric, maternal-child, critical care, and psychiatric/mental health or community clinical areas;
- Recent classroom and clinical teaching experience in a college-level nursing program;
- Preference will be given to candidates who have experience and an appreciation for and are committed to working in a global, multicultural academic setting;
- Preference will be given to candidates who have experience with the integration of technology and alternative delivery systems of instruction in teaching-learning process.
Preferred QualificationsKNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, ABILITIES, AND OTHER CHARACTERISTICS:
PHYSICAL DEMANDS OF THE POSITION:
- Ability to meet challenges of adult students with diverse background; Holds current license as a Registered Nurse in the State of Maryland other verifiable state;
- Must be able to independently manage multiple tasks and set priorities;
- Possess strong oral/written communication, presentation, and interpersonal skills;
- Ability to meet challenges of adult students with diverse background;
- Knowledge of integration of technology and alternative delivery systems of instruction in teaching-learning process.
- Operate personal computer and audio-visual equipment.
- Stand or sit for up to one to three hours at a time.
- Attend off-site meetings or conferences or to observe subjects in project.
- Move around campus for classes and meetings.
- Other requirements as specified by the position.
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Open Until Filled
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