The School of Nursing invites applications for the position of Faculty for the Advanced Practice Registered Nurse Adult-Gerontology Clinical Nurse Specialist option in the ACEN accredited Master of Science Nursing Program. Participation in teaching, student advising, professional service, and scholarly activity is expected. The position is full-time (9 month) tenure track position at the rank of assistant/associate professor. This position will begin Spring 2019.
Duties & Responsibilities:
Teaching Faculty in Advanced Practice Nurse option:
Knowledge, skills, and abilities required or applicable to the position responsibilities and area of specialization, including special abilities.
Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Additional hours as requested and/or needed
80% (20% clinical practice)
20% release for clinical practice to maintain advanced practice certification
9-10 credit hour workload
An earned Doctorate or equivalent Terminal Degree appropriate for the discipline and professional experience appropriate to the discipline is preferred. Dual certification also preferred.
Masters prepared with current enrollment in Doctorate Program considered. Academic experience beneficial.
1) MSN with earned Doctorate or in progress
2) Licensure (or eligible) as Advanced Practice RN in AR
3) Current certification as Clinical Nurse Specialist and certification in their specialty are or a second APRN role, both by a national certifying body
4) Two (2) year’s experience in Advanced Practice Nurse role preferred