St. John Fisher College, Rochester, New York, invites nominations and applications for the position of Assistant Professor of Nursing in Community Health. The College, an independent, liberal arts institution founded in 1948, is a collaborative community dedicated to teaching and learning in a personalized educational environment. St. John Fisher College is guided by its Catholic heritage and its founders, the Basilian Fathers, whose motto “Teach me goodness, discipline, and knowledge” permeates the campus. Through an education rooted in the liberal arts, the College prepares individuals for lives of intellectual, professional, and civic integrity, in which diversity and service to others are valued and practiced. (www.sjfc.edu)
Offering 33 academic majors, as well as eleven pre-professional programs, nine master’s programs, and three doctoral programs, the College enrolls approximately 4,000 total undergraduate and graduate students. For the fourth year in a row, St. John Fisher College has been named by U.S. News & World Report to the list of America’s Best Colleges in the National Universities category and has been cited on “America’s Top Colleges” published by Forbes.com. The College also ranked in several other Forbes Top Colleges sub-lists, including Best Private Colleges Best Research Universities and Best Colleges in the Northeast and is proud to have been named to the 2016 Military Friendly® Schools List. In March of 2017 the US News and World Report identified the graduate programs in the Wegmans School of Nursing as among the top graduate programs in the United States.
The Wegmans School of Nursing invites applications for the following tenure-track position in nursing starting in fall 2018: Assistant Professor in Community Health Nursing
The Wegmans School of Nursing invites applicants for the following tenure- track position in nursing starting fall 2018: Assistant Professor in Community Heath Nursing The selected candidate will teach courses in community health/population focused health at the undergraduate and graduate levels and health policy and scientific inquiry at the graduate level. Programs in the Wegmans School of Nursing at St. John Fisher College are fully accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education. The teaching load is 12 contact hours per semester; options for summer teaching exist.
Education / Experience:
Applications are invited from candidates who have minimally a master’s degree in community health nursing. Doctoral preparation is required for a tenure track position.
Competencies / Skills:
The successful candidate will have expertise in community health with a focus on vulnerable populations and current experience in community health nursing practice. The successful candidate must demonstrate the capacity to participate in scholarly activities including but not limited to community based research, community engagement and interdisciplinary program development. Experience in teaching at the undergraduate and graduate level is desirable. Candidates must be licensed to practice as a RN in New York State or be eligible for licensure. Applicants must be legally authorized to work in the US and available to start teaching in the fall 2018.
It is the policy of St. John Fisher College to provide Equal Employment Opportunity to all employees and applicants for employment in accordance with the applicable federal, state, and local laws governing non-discrimination in employment in each locality in which the College has employees.
The College does not discriminate against applicants or employees in hiring, promotion, termination or the terms and conditions of employment on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, citizenship, age, disability, marital status, military status, veteran status, predisposing genetic, characteristics or genetic information, arrest or conviction record, status as a victim of domestic violence, or any other characteristic protected by law.
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About St. John Fisher College
St. John Fisher College is an independent, liberal arts institution in the Catholic tradition of American higher education. The College emphasizes liberal learning for students in traditional academic disciplines, as well as for those in more directly career-oriented fields. We are committed to enriching the work, teaching and life experiences for all faculty and staff, in support of the College’s mission. Human Resources is dedicated to providing high quality service with a true sense of personal value for all faculty, staff and their families and consistently meeting or exceeding expectations in all human capital disciplines. Mission: St. John Fisher College is a collaborative community dedicated to teaching, learning, and scholarship in a student-centered educational environment. The College is guided by its liberal arts tradition and its Catholic heritage, as expressed in the motto of its founders, the Basilian Fathers: “teach me goodness, discipline, and knowledge.” Fisher engages individuals in lives of intellectual inquiry, professional integrity, and civic responsibility, where diversity and service to others are valued and practiced.