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Assistant Professor, Nursing (Maternal-Newborn)

College of the Redwoods
Job Location:
Eureka, California

Position Type: Faculty

Department: Health Occupations

Location: Eureka


The successful candidate for this full-time, tenure track Assistant Professor, Nursing position will be responsible for the nursing specialty areas of maternal-newborn theory/clinical along with nursing fundamentals. College of the Redwoods is committed to helping candidates update their areas of expertise in the specialty areas who hold the necessary general nursing education/experience qualifications. Teaching assignments may include evening and weekend clinical and teaching courses through distance education. 

Anticipated start date for this position is Spring 2023.

Preferred Qualifications

  • College teaching experience.
  • Online teaching and course development experience, as well as experience with course learning management software.

Education and Experience

Minimum requirement: Master's in nursing OR bachelor's in nursing AND master's in health education or health science OR the equivalent OR the minimum qualifications as set by the Board of Registered Nursing, whichever is higher.

Equal Employment Opportunity and Workplace Diversity

Position requires sensitivity to and understanding of the diverse academic, socioeconomic, cultural, disability, and ethnic backgrounds of community college students.

College of the Redwoods values all members of our community and strives to create a diverse, nurturing, honest, and open environment. CR is committed to equal employment opportunity in its employment and encourages applications from underrepresented group members.

It is the policy of College of the Redwoods not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, disability, age, or sexual orientation in its educational programs and its employment practices.

Salary Grade:
Based on education and experience

Salary: $56,817 - $79,534/Annually (Salary range, based on education, continues to a maximum of $123,406/Annually)

Contact(s): Human Resources

Contact Phone: 707-476-4140

Contact Email:

Start Date Spring 2023

Posting Number: F00122P

Requisition Number: 22-118

Job Close Date: 11/12/2022

Open Until Filled: No

Conditions of Employment

Offers of employment are contingent upon the successful clearance of a criminal background check, pre-employment physical examination, freedom from tuberculosis, provide proof of full vaccination from COVID-19 and its variants, and proof of identity and eligibility to work in the United States prior to the first day of work. The District may select additional qualified candidates should unexpected vacancies or needs occur during the recruitment/selection process. When education is a requirement for the position, official academic transcripts from the accredited college/university will be required.

Forms are available through Human Resources to request COVID-19 vaccination exception in the following situations: (a) medical excuse from receiving COVID-19 vaccine due to medical contraindication or precaution; (b) disability; or © religious objection based on a person's sincerely held religious beliefs, practice or observance.

College of the Redwoods Faculty Organization is the exclusive bargaining representative for College of the Redwoods faculty employees. Each employee hired into a faculty position shall contribute to the administration of this contract by membership dues or service fees.

Initial salary placement is determined by education and teaching/professional experience. Refer to the CRFO Collective Bargaining Agreement for specific details on salary placement.


Medical, dental and vision insurance is provided by the District for all full-time employees and their dependents. Faculty also receive sick leave and personal holidays. Retirement benefits are administered through CalSTRS.

Application Process

Required Materials

Apply online at

You will need to attach the information below to complete the online application process. Attachments are accepted in .doc or .pdf file formats.

1. Letter of introduction expressing interest in and qualifications for this position

2. Professional resume or curriculum vitae

3. Transcripts of all college degrees and courses (unofficial is sufficient for application, official copies will be required of the successful candidate)

4. A statement of Teaching Philosophy

Incomplete application packets will not be forwarded for consideration by the screening committee.

Application Procedures

All documents included in your application file become the property of the District and will not be returned. Your application for this job posting will not be considered for future openings. New documents must be submitted for each job posting. Individuals who have completed college or university course work at an institution in a country other than the United States must obtain a complete evaluation of foreign transcripts, degrees and other relevant documents. A foreign transcript evaluation is required any time foreign course work is used to meet minimum qualifications even if the foreign transcript has previously been accepted by a different college or university in the United States. This transcript evaluation must be attached to the application in order to be considered complete. A list of suggested Transcript Evaluation Services can be found here.

To be included in the first review, the applicant must complete the online application process by 5:00 p.m. PST on the closing or first review date. The district reserves the right to keep this position open until filled.

If, because of a disability, you need special services or facilities in order to apply or interview for this job posting, please call Human Resources.

For assistance or information, please contact: College of the Redwoods Human Resources 7351 Tompkins Hill Road Eureka, CA 95501-9300 Phone 707-476-4140 Fax 707-476-4421 TTY 711 Email

Selection Process

All complete applications will be reviewed by a representative screening committee. Selected candidates will be invited to appear for a personal interview at College of the Redwoods. Expenses incurred in connection with the site interview will not be reimbursed.
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