Simmons College is a private, nonsectarian institution for undergraduate women and graduate programs for women and men. The College was founded through the will of John Simmons, a Boston merchant, who believed that women should prepare themselves for lifelong careers in professional fields, as well as receive a comprehensive education. Simmons was chartered in 1899, welcomed its first class in 1902, and today has more than 65,273 alumnae and alumni throughout the world. For 113 years, Simmons has provided a high quality education for undergraduate women and for graduate women and men, but with a difference: the Simmons philosophy of comprehensive education enables a student to combine the arts, sciences, and humanities with professional preparation in a variety of fields.Simmons has provided higher education programs for nurses since its beginning in 1902 and for nurse practitioners since 1978. The Nursing Department consists of baccalaureate (generalist/pre-licensure) and master's (specialist) degree granting curricula and a post master's Doctorate of Nursing Practice. Pre-licensure programs include the following:
The traditional baccalaureate program for women 18-22 years of age
Dix Scholars programs: a 14- month accelerated program for individuals with a previous BA/BS and a two or three year option for those without a baccalaureate degree or those desiring a part- time program
The RN-BS Program for nurses without a baccalaureate degree
The 5 Year BS- MS Program: pre-licensure curriculum
The Direct Entry Program: pre-licensure curriculumSimmons begins the first year of a comprehensive and robust academic redesign in fall 2017. The Simmons College School of Nursing and Health Sciences (SNHS) under the strong leadership of Dean Judy Beal, is well positioned to be serve as the model for this new initiative. SNHS is searching for a tenure track Assistant Professor in Nursing for our undergraduate program. Applicants should be scholars, researchers, educators and practitioners. The ideal candidate must have an accomplished scholarly agenda and extensive teaching experience in Medical Surgical Nursing and interest in Pharmacology and Health Promotion.The candidate for the 10 month, tenure track position should have:A license as a registered nurse and an earned PhD (ABD will be considered) in Nursing or related discipline;Ongoing scholarly activity that includes research, grant funding and publication;3-5 years of experience in research activities;3-5 years of college teaching experience;Excellence in teaching and experience teaching courses in an area of clinical or research expertise;Current clinical practice.The successful candidate will join our current faculty dedicated to maintaining and advancing the Simmons Undergraduate Nursing Program's strong national stature, ranking, and impact in the 21st century. The undergraduate nursing program is ranked by USA Today and College Factual's as one of the top 10 baccalaureate nursing programs in the country. Simmons Nursing earned this recognition for both 2015 and 2016. Simmons faculty members and students have access to nationally ranked health care institutions including Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston Children's Hospital, Brigham and Women's Hospital, VA Medical Center and Boston Healthcare for the Homeless These institutions enable Simmons to provide unique opportunities for academic, research and clinical collaborations.Instructions to Applicants: Please submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of graduate teaching philosophy, documentation of professional scholarship, and contact information for three professional references with your application.As a College committed to diversity, Simmons encourages applications broadly. Simmons is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to continuing to develop a more diverse faculty, staff, student body and curriculum.
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