Assistant Professor - School of Nursing-(160000SV)
We are seeking a doctorally-prepared nurse faculty member to serve as faculty and potentially as director of the Adult-Gero Acute Care Nurse Practitioner/Clinical Nurse Specialist (AGACNP/CNS) specialty within our Doctor of Nursing Practice program. Graduates in this blended Clinical Nurse Specialist/Nurse Practitioner specialty are eligible to sit for the Acute Care Nurse Practitioner (ACNP) examination and the Critical Care Clinical Nurse Specialist certification examination.
About the School:
Founded in 1889, UMSON is a nationally ranked, top-tier school, enrolling more than 1,700 students in its baccalaureate, master's, and doctoral programs. UMSON emphasizes the integration of education, research, and practice, and serves regional, national, and international audiences. The Department of Organizational Systems and Adult Health (OSAH) is involved in UMSON's baccalaureate, master's and doctoral programs. It offers a diverse array of master's specialties, including Adult and Gerontological Nurse Practitioner (NP); Trauma, Critical Care, and Emergency Nursing (CNS, NP); Nurse Anesthesia; Health Services Leadership and Management; and Nursing Informatics. Several certificate programs, including Oncology Nursing and Teaching in Nursing and Health Professions, are also offered.
In addition to UMSON, the University of Maryland, Baltimore (UMB) encompasses five other professional schools—Dentistry, Law, Medicine, Pharmacy, and Social Work—and is one of the fastest growing health science research centers in the nation. The unique composition of UMB enables health professionals to address health care, public policy, and social issues through multidisciplinary research, scholarship, and community action. Its location in the Baltimore- Washington, D.C.-Annapolis triangle maximizes opportunities for collaboration with government agencies, health care institutions, and life sciences industries.
Eligible to practice as an ACNP or CNS in Maryland
Doctorate (PhD, DNP) in nursing or related field; Master's in Nursing
Prior teaching experience in an academic setting and evidence of curriculum development
Recognized for expertise in specialty field; demonstrated professional or academic leadership in specialty area
Record of scholarly achievement (e.g., publications, research, presentations at professional meetings, etc.)
Evidence of interdisciplinary collaboration
Directs the development, implementation, and evaluation of graduate-level didactic and clinical courses related to the specialty
Actively engages in the recruitment and advisement of students
Teaches and mentors students in the specialty
Mentors and fosters faculty's professional development
Works collaboratively with nursing colleagues and colleagues from other disciplines
Makes ongoing scholarly contributions to nursing science, including incorporation of evidence-based practice into teaching and clinical activities and the publication of data-based manuscripts
Maintains active involvement in professional organizations related to specialty area
Actively seeks opportunities for and participates in departmental, UMSON, and University faculty governance
Maintains a faculty practice
If accommodations are needed, contact Staffing & Career Services at 410-706-7171, Monday – Friday, 8:30am – 4:30pm EST. Maryland Relay can be accessed by dialing 711 (in-state) or 1-800-735-2258.
Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
The University of Maryland, Baltimore (UMB) is the State's public health, law and human services university devoted to excellence in professional and graduate education, research, patient care, and public service. As a diverse community of outstanding faculty, staff and students, and using state-of-the-art technological support, we educate leaders in health care delivery, biomedical science, globa...l health, social work and the law. We emphasize interdisciplinary education and research in an atmosphere that explicitly values civility, diversity, collaboration, teamwork and accountability. By conducting internationally recognized research to cure disease and to improve the health, social functioning and just treatment of the people we serve, we foster economic development in the City, State, and nation. We are committed to ensuring that the knowledge we generate provides maximum benefit to society and directly enhances our various communities.