Utica College, a small comprehensive college in Upstate New York, seeks applications for a non-Tenure-track, Assistant Professor position in its Nursing Department. Founded in 1946, Utica College is a private comprehensive institution distinguished for its integration of liberal and professional study. Our dedicated faculty and staff have built a tradition of excellence in teaching and learning with particular emphasis on providing individual attention to students. The College enrolls approximately 3,700 students – approximately 2,700 undergraduates and 1,000 graduate students. Utica College is located in an attractive, family-friendly area of upstate New York near the foothills of the Adirondacks offering easy access to a broad variety of recreational and cultural attractions.
In deciding whether to apply for a position at Utica College, candidates are strongly encouraged to consider the UC mission and culture to help determine their potential success at http://www.utica.edu/instadvance/marketingcomm/about/. Our Mission and Values Statement includes a commitment to fostering diversity in background, perspective, and experience within an environment that is dedicated to the freedom of expression and the open sharing of ideas. At UC, diversity means that we are a community that represents a range of human experience and makes conscious choices to appreciate, respect, and learn from each other. Utica College actively seeks and welcomes applications from candidates with exceptional qualifications, particularly those with demonstrable commitments to a more inclusive society.
The faculty will be responsible for course development and oversight in his/her area of expertise. Further responsibilities include adjunct faculty support for a set of online courses. This faculty will work closely with the Academic Directors and other full-time ABSN faculty to Provide oversight of designated courses in the ABSN program; Collaborate with faculty for curriculum development and delivery; Maintain online course shells as consistent with the nursing faculty expectations; Act as course coordinator for designated courses, which includes mentoring adjunct faculty, updating links, and working with IT staff for troubleshooting as needed; Coordinate with lab and clinical faculty regarding policies, procedures, and grading for designated courses.
To apply, submit a letter of application, CV, evidence of teaching excellence, statement of teaching philosophy, writing sample, and three references. Applicants must describe their work or experiences with diverse student populations in no more than a two page statement of teaching philosophy. All application materials must be submitted online at the following link: http://uc.peopleadmin.com/postings/1812
Active consideration of candidates will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. References will be checked for candidates invited to campus.