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Orange County Campus: Assistant Professor, ME-MSN Program, FT Term
University of San Francisco

Date Posted May 21, 2020
Title Orange County Campus: Assistant Professor, ME-MSN Program, FT Term
University University of San Francisco
Orange, CA, United States
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Assistant Professor
  • Nursing - General

Orange County Campus: Assistant Professor, ME-MSN Program, FT Term

University of San Francisco


Orange County Campus

Job Title:
Orange County Campus: Assistant Professor, ME-MSN Program, FT Term

Job Summary:
Graduate programs include the MSN with a leadership focus and the Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) degree. The master's program has both an entry-into-practice option as well as one for RNs. Programming for the MSN is now offered at the Orange County Campus as well as the USF Bay Area branch campuses and several clinical partners in auditor to the San Francisco campus. The MSN graduates are making meaningful contributions to healthcare advances in the Bay Area.

Full Job Description:

Job Responsibilities

Successful candidates will be expected to engage in classroom and clinical teaching, scholarship, and service that will contribute to the university and profession. Minimum Qualifications A doctoral degree in nursing or related area preferred. One year of full-time direct patient care experience within the last 5 years in the clinical area that corresponds to the teaching assignment (medical surgical, pediatrics, obstetrics, geriatrics, psychiatric mental health nursing, or community health nursing). Acute care clinical experience in these clinical areas is required for teaching community health related courses. Upon hire, the faculty member must be licensed as a registered nurse in California. Qualifications include a strong commitment to reaching and scholarships, experience and willingness to work in a culturally diverse environment and an understanding of and commitment to support the mission of the University.

Additional Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

Priority will be given to applicants with the following:
  • Clinical expertise in adult medical/surgical nursing, other areas of clinical expertise will be considered
  • Certified as a Clinical Nurse Leader (CNL)
  • Previous University-based teaching experience and clinical supervision, familiar with 2nd career students in accelerated nursing programs
  • Simulation lab experience valued

Special Instructions to Applicants

This position is located at the Orange County Campus.

Full time

Pay Rate:

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The University of San Francisco is located in the heart of one of the worlds most innovative and diverse cities, and is home to a vibrant academic community of students and faculty who achieve excellence in their fields. Its diverse student body enjoys direct access to faculty, small classes and outstanding opportunities in the city itself. USF is San Francisco's first university, and its Jesuit Catholic mission helps ignite a students passion for social justice and a desire to Change the World From Here. For more information, visit


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