Department: Nursing Appointment: Open Rank Effective: September 2018 Area of Specialization: Nursing
The Department of Nursing seeks an experienced, doctorally prepared educator, qualified to teach in upper division and master level nursing courses, and scholar to join the tenured/tenure track faculty September 2018. The qualified faculty member will be appointed to the rank of Professor or Associate Professor based on qualifications.
California State University, San Bernardino (a Hispanic serving Institution) is located in San Bernardino in the Inland Empire, 60 miles east of Los Angeles. CSUSB offers programs through the colleges of Arts and Letters, Business and Public Administration, Education, Natural Sciences, Social and Behavioral Sciences and operates a satellite campus in Palm Desert located in Coachella Valley. CSUSB serves approximately 20,700 students and offers 47 undergraduate, 35 graduate and one doctoral degree as well as 13 programs with national accreditation.
CSUSB actively encourages qualified applicants to apply who demonstrate a commitment to serving a diverse student population and advancing student success through highly engaged, high impact educational practices. We are particularly interested in receiving applications from women and members of historically underrepresented groups.
The faculty candidate will be expected to fulfill a full-time academic role in undergraduate and/or graduate nursing which includes teaching theory and clinical nursing courses informed by evidenced based practice. Responsibilities include participation in scholarship, department and university committees, contributions to student success, participation in program review and accreditation reporting, and community and professional service.
Candidates must hold an earned doctorate in nursing or related field from a regionally accredited institution. Masters degree in nursing required if doctorate is not in nursing. Sufficient evidence of academic experience, teaching excellence, scholarship (e.g. research, grant writing, referreed publications/presentations) and professional service, to warrant appointment at the rank of professor or associate professor. Candidate must be eligible for California licensure and Board of Registered Nursing (BRN) approval at time of appointment in one or more of the following specialties including Psych/Mental Health, Public Health, Community Health, Pediatrics, Women's Health, Medical Surgical Nursing and/or Geriatrics Nursing. Ability to work effectively with a culturally diverse campus community. Ability to contribute to a positive work environment with colleagues, staff, students and others.
Preferred Qualification: PhD in nursing. Graduate preparation and certification in the specialty of Behavioral Health Nursing. Experience in assessment, evaluation and regulatory documentation. Professional/academic service in program and/or committee leadership. Experience in teaching students from diverse age, socioeconomic, cultural and academic backgrounds.
All nursing faculty must meet healthcare agency requirements for clinical instruction of students as a consideration of employment. This will include criminal background checks, drug screening and compliance with the current health and safety requirements of each clinical site.
Please submit a letter of interest that describes your teaching, teaching philosophy, scholarship, professional practice, service and examples of efforts to promote a diverse and inclusive teaching and learning environment. Please submit Curriculum Vitae with letters of recommendation from 3 individuals qualified to comment, and copies of transcripts of all post-secondary degrees (official transcripts will be required prior to appointment).
Please include a Diversity Statement which may include your interpretation of diversity, inclusion, gender equity and must include specific examples of how your educational and/or professional experiences, background/philosophy has prepared you for this role at California State University, San Bernardino (maximum 250 words).
A background check (including a criminal records check) must be completed satisfactorily before any candidate can be offered a position with the CSU. Failure to satisfactorily complete the background check may affect the application status of applicants or continued employment of current CSU employees who apply for the position.
The person holding this position is considered a 'mandated reporter' under the California Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Act and is required to comply with the requirements set forth in CSU Executive Order 1083 as a condition of employment.
California State University, San Bernardino is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. We consider qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, genetic information, medical condition, disability, marital status, or protected veteran status. This position adheres to CSU policies against Sex Discrimination, Sexual Harassment, and Sexual Violence, including Domestic Violence, Dating Violence, and Stalking. This requires completion of Sexual Violence Prevention Training within 6 months of assuming employment and on a two-year basis thereafter. (Executive Order 1096 - Revised July 21, 2017)
This position may be "Designated" under California State University's Conflict of Interest Code. This would require the filing of a Statement of Economic Interest on an annual basis and the completion of training within 6 months of assuming office and every 2 years thereafter. Visit the Human Resources Conflict of Interest webpage link for additional information: http://hrd.csusb.edu/conflictInterest.html.
Additional Salary Information: Depends on Qualifications
California State University, San Bernardino offers a challenging and innovative academic environment. The university seeks to provide a supportive and welcoming social and physical setting where students, faculty and staff feel they belong and can excel. The university provides students the opportunity to engage in the life of the campus, interact with others of diverse backgrounds and cultures, a...s well as participate in activities that encourage growth, curiosity and scholarly fulfillment. Through its branch campus in Palm Desert, the university mission extends to the Coachella Valley.