Sacramento Campus: Assistant Professor, VANAP Program, Full Time Term
The School of Nursing & Health Professions at the University of San Francisco invites nominations and applications for full-time faculty positions at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor (preferably in pediatrics).
In 2014, the Veteran Affairs Northern California Health Care System (VANCHCS) and the USF School of Nursing and Health Professions (SONHP) formed an Academic Practice Partnership under the auspices of VANAP program. The mission of the VANCHCS-SONHP program is to promote the safe and effective care of Veterans within and across community healthcare settings by expanding the workforce of BSN prepared nurses able to provide quality Veteran centric care that improves patient outcomes and reduces cost.
Full Job Description:
Successful candidates will be expected to engage in classroom and clinical teaching, scholarship, and service that will contribute to the university and profession.
A doctoral degree in nursing or related area is required. Upon hire, the faculty member must be licensed as a registered nurse in California. Qualifications include a strong commitment to teaching and scholarship, 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
One year of full time direct patient care experience within the last 5 years in the clinical area that corresponds to the teaching assignment (pediatrics or psychiatric mental health nursing preferred). Acute care clinical experience in these clinical areas is required for teaching community health related courses.
Special Instructions to Applicants
Please note, this position will be based at our Sacramento Branch campus and not the main campus in San Francisco.
To apply, visit https://usfca.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/USF_Full-Time_Faculty/job/Sacramento-Campus/Sacramento-Branch--Open-Rank--Nursing-Faculty_R0000885.
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