Job Title Assistant Professor, School of Nursing
Posting Number F00133
Full or Part Time Full-Time
Position Type Faculty
Accrual (Sick and Vacation)
Benefits Eligible Yes
Job Description Summary
This is a full-time (9 Month) ranked faculty position within the College of
Health & Pharmacy in the School of Nursing. The faculty member is expected to
teach assigned courses specific to his/her area of expertise in addition to
those required by the curriculum. In addition, faculty members are expected to
fulfill responsibilities in advising, scholarship, and service as delineated
in the Husson University Faculty Handbook. Participation in evaluative
processes and departmental affairs may require a campus presence from August
Duties and Responsibilities
Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be
Teaching: All undergraduate nursing faculty carry primary responsibility
for 24 credit hours per academic year.
Scholarship and Professional Activity: All nursing faculty are expected to
maintain currency within their professional areas of expertise and to
participate in scholarly activities as defined by the Faculty Handbook. Up
to one day per workweek may be negotiated to support clinical practice to
Service: All nursing faculty members are expected to actively participate
in Program and School meetings, retreats, committees, and activities (Open
House, Convocation, and/or student recruitment projects) as well as serve on
committees within the School, College, and/or University.
Student Advising: All nursing faculty maintain student office hours and
advise assigned nursing students following the policies and procedures
documented in the Husson University Faculty Advising Manual.
Education and Experience
Education: Earned doctorate in nursing or related field preferred (PhD,
ScD, DNP, EdD); Masters degree in nursing is required. Candidates nearing
completion of a doctoral degree will be considered.
Licensure: Active Maine RN license or eligibility
Experience: Minimum of three years of documented college/university-level
teaching preferred. Minimum of three years of direct clinical experience
required. The faculty must have documented expertise in his or her area(s)
of teaching responsibility.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be
met by an employee to successfully perform the functions of this job.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities
to perform the functions.
1. While performing the duties of this, the employee is regularly required to
sit and use hands to finger, handle, or feel. The employee frequently is
required to reach with hands and arms.
2. The employee is required to stand, walk, and talk or hear.
3. The employee is required to meet the demands of teaching in large
classrooms, in small groups, and use online learning management and course
4. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds.
5. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision,
distance vision, color vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.
Husson University is an Equal Employment Opportunity.
Open Until Filled No
Special Instructions to Applicants
Qualifications: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be
able to perform each duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are
representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable
accommodations may be made to enable the individuals with disabilities to
perform the functions.
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