Nursing Assistant Professor
The State University of New York at Canton invites qualified applicants for a full-time, tenure-track position in the Nursing Department to begin August 2022. The Department of Nursing has a practical nursing certificate program, an AAS nursing program, an RN-BS online program and a dual-degree program (AAS/BS). All of these programs are ACEN accredited. This is an on-campus position.
Responsibilities: Conduct didactic and clinical instruction; plan and participate in program, department, college and university activities; prepare instructional and learning guides for courses; evaluate students’ comprehension of didactic and clinical instruction using criterion referenced methods of evaluation; participate in curriculum development and revision; maintain clinical expertise; participate in scholarly activity, university and community service. Voluntary summer or winter contracts may be available. Successful candidates will have a strong commitment to excellence in teaching, service, and scholarship.
Required Qualifications: Master’s degree in nursing, or currently enrolled in a Master’s Degree in Nursing program.
Eligible for and licensed as a registered nurse in New York State
Minimum of two years nursing experience, preferably within the past five years
Preferred Qualifications: A terminal degree in nursing or related field from a regionally accredited institution
Prior college level teaching experience in either the face-to-face or online environment
Expertise in fundamentals of nursing, mental health or maternal newborn nursing, pharmacology ad medical surgical nursing
Application Deadline: open until filled; application review begins immediately.
Persons interested in the above position should apply online at https://employment.canton.edu/Prior to a final offer of employment, the selected candidate will be required to submit to a background check including, but not limited to, employment verification, educational and other credential verification, and criminal background check. SUNY Canton is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer, with a commitment to building a culturally diverse and pluralistic faculty to meet the needs of our diverse student population and strongly encourages applications from minority and women candidates.
The college is located in Canton, a village in the St. Lawrence River valley of northern New York. Located 20 miles from the St. Lawrence River and the Adirondack Park, and 70 miles from the Canadian capital city of Ottawa, Ontario, Canton holds excellent opportunities for the outdoor or cultural enthusiast. SUNY Canton is a member of the Associated Colleges, a consortium of four colleges.