Clinical Assistant/Associate Professor

University Of Memphis

United States

December 24, 2021

Description

Posting Details Posting Number FAE1324

Advertised Title Clinical Assistant/Associate Professor Campus Location Lambuth Campus (Jackson, TN) Position Number 022646 Category Full-Time Faculty Department Loewenberg College of Nursing Position Summary

The University of Memphis, Loewenberg College of Nursing is seeking clinical nursing faculty at the clinical assistant/associate professor level for a nine-month appointment.

Rank and salary will be commensurate with the candidate's experience and qualifications.

This position will be located on the Lambuth Campus in Jackson, Tennessee. Well-qualified candidates will be experienced, committed to teaching and practice, and have clinical experience in the areas of adult health, gerontology, and/or public health.

Minimum Position Qualifications

Faculty responsibilities include:

· Participating in curriculum development and teaching primarily in general undergraduate and specialty clinical areas, including simulation lab instruction.

· Fostering a learning-centered environment conducive to student involvement and success.

· Providing documented feedback to students on level of performance based on course outcomes and provides remediation within assigned courses.

· Planning clinical experiences for and provides direct/indirect supervision and evaluation of nursing students delivering nursing care.

· Providing oversight for clinical preceptors/mentors for student clinical experiences and coordinates and evaluates those preceptors/mentors.

· Demonstrating a practice of scholarly teaching characterized by applying evidence-based teaching, developing curricular/teaching innovations, participating in and welcoming peer review of teaching, and self-reflection of one's own teaching.

· Demonstrating excellent verbal and written communication skills including the ability to work effectively with individuals from diverse communities and cultures.

· Demonstrating a high level of initiative and prudent judgement.

· Mentoring/advising students and new faculty.

· Membership and active engagement on assigned committees and in other service to the college, university, and community/profession.

· Participating in professional activities outside of the University.

Required Qualifications:

1. Master's degree in nursing from an accredited program.

2. At least two years of relevant clinical experience in a registered nurse role.

3. Registered nurse (RN) and/or advanced practice registered nurse (APRN) licensure in Tennessee.

4. Recent and relevant clinical experience with adults, older adults, and/or public health.

5. Demonstrated teaching experience in a professional school of nursing, or equivalent teaching experience, appropriate for appointment at the rank of clinical assistant professor (minimum of two years full-time clinical experience) or clinical associate professor (minimum of five years full-time academic experience).

6. Commitment to excellence in teaching and learning consistent with the program vision, mission and goals as evidenced by a presentation during the campus visit with faculty.

7. Demonstrated strong collegial relationships.

Preferred Qualifications:

1. Current doctorate or enrollment in a doctoral accredited program.

2. Experience in program development, curriculum design, simulation, and teaching undergraduate nursing.

3. Record of accomplishments in scholarly/creative activities, including grantsmanship and extramural funding, and service.

4. Experience in higher education including accreditation, program review, and assessment.

5. Certification in one or more nursing specialties or nursing education.

6. Experience with formats of distance education, to include on-line instruction.

7. Demonstrated leadership supporting diversity in nursing education and professional development.

8. Experience in building and promoting community relationships.

9.Demonstrated faculty cooperative support and team development.

Special Conditions Posting Date 10/25/2021 Closing Date Open Until Screening Begins Yes Hiring Range Rank and salary will be commensurate with the candidate's experience and qualifications. Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time: Benefits Eligible Special Instructions to Applicants Instructions to Applicant regarding references Is this posting for UofM employees only? No

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk ().

Applicant Documents

Required Documents

  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Cover Letter
  • Teaching Philosophy
  • References List
  • Unofficial Transcript
  • Optional Documents

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