University of Rochester Teaching Associate in Rochester, New York

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GENERAL SUMMARY:

The University of Rochester School of Nursing is seeking a faculty candidate for a clinical faculty position in the APNN Program. Faculty positions at the School of Nursing are based on 9 month appointments. Candidates must have a RN license and relevant practice experience. Prior experience teaching in a baccalaureate program preferred. Candidates are expected to have a record of scholarly work, a commitment to interdisciplinary approaches and teaching experience. Rank and salary are commensurate with education and experience. Clinical faculty are eligible for promotion along the clinical track.

The School of Nursing offers nationally accredited baccalaureate, masters, and doctoral degree programs. The University of Rochester School of Nursing prepares nurses to meet the challenges of health care in the twenty-first century. Our philosophy includes beliefs about unification, education, research and scholarly productivity, practice, nursing, consumer, and health.

The Unification Model directs nursing education, research, and practice. Unification is not only a philosophical approach but also an organizational structure that operationalizes the interdependence among education, research and practice. Education empowers nurses with knowledge, attitudes, and skills for leadership in professional practice and research. Research develops nursing knowledge to strengthen education and promote evidence-based practice. The practice of nursing is care delivery that promotes continued excellence through the generation of new research questions and the enrichment of the educational experience. The ongoing interaction of education, research, and practice benefits the consumer by ensuring quality nursing care.

SPECIFIC RESPONSIBILITIES:

Teach groups of students in the school’s accelerated nursing program in labs and/or clinical settings

Participate in program faculty meetings and faculty committees as needed or selected.

Assist in student clinical assessments; grading of assignments, exams, and care plans.

Serve as a resource/advisor/mentor for students and hold office hours as needed

REQUIREMENTS:

Bachelor’s degree in Nursing, current NYS licensure, demonstrated record of clinical excellence, superior interpersonal skills required.

Post-offer health assessment required. Complete all agency requirements for clinical faculty compliance and credentialing.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

Bachelor’s degree in Nursing along with current matriculation in a Master’s program, and prior experience teaching in a baccalaureate program and experience in online learning strongly preferred.

EOE Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled

Job Title: Teaching Associate

Location: School of Nursing

Job ID: 201730

Regular/Temporary: Regular

Full/Part Time: TAR