Clinical Associate Professor Psychiatric Mental & Behavioral Health
About University of Massachusetts Dartmouth:
The University of Massachusetts Dartmouth distinguishes itself as a vibrant public university actively engaged in personalized teaching and innovative research, and acting as an intellectual catalyst for regional and global economic, social, and cultural development.
The University of Massachusetts Dartmouth values excellence, diversity, transparency, student-centeredness, accountability, innovation, engagement, collaboration, collegiality and safety.
The University of Massachusetts Dartmouth is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, age over 40, protected veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, marital status, or other protected class.
The University of Massachusetts reserves the right to conduct background checks on potential employees.
The College of Nursing, Community Nursing Department invites applications for Psychiatric Mental and Behavioral Health position at the rank of Associate Professor Or Clinical Associate Professor
Applicants must be authorized for employment in the U.S. on a full time basis. Employment-based visa sponsorship not available.
Associate Professor – Tenure/Tenure Track
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Applicants will have an earned research doctorate in Nursing, or related field, a Master's in Nursing degree with certification as Psychiatric Mental and Behavioral Health NP, and APRN license in Massachusetts or eligibility for licensure. Applicants must possess credentials warranting appointment as a tenured Associate Professor. Applicants must have a successful record of teaching across undergraduate and graduate levels, using face to face and online pedagogies. Applicants must have a robust program of funded research, with evidence of ability to sustain external funding. Additional responsibilities include student advisement and service. Salary will be highly competitive.
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: The preferred applicant will desire a role as graduate DNP program director or Psychiatric Mental and Behavioral Health track coordinator.
Clinical Associate Professor – Non-Tenure Track
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: The ideal applicant will have an earned clinical doctorate in Nursing (DNP), with certification as Psychiatric Mental and Behavioral Health Nurse Practitioner, and APRN license in Massachusetts or eligibility for licensure. Applicants must have a successful record of at least 6 years of full time teaching in higher education and advance practice experience within the last 3 years. Additional responsibilities include student advisement and service. Salary will be highly competitive and an appointment with tenure is possible depending on qualifications, experience, and evidence of scholarly accomplishments.
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: The preferred applicant will have teaching experience using face to face and online pedagogies, evidence of scholarship and ability to sustain a scholarship agenda. The preferred applicant will desire a role as graduate DNP program director or Psychiatric Mental and Behavioral Health track coordinator.
The College values diversity and inclusion and encourages applications from individuals with varied experiences, perspectives and background.
The College of Nursing has approximately 32 full-time faculty members and offers undergraduate and graduate programs in two Departments-Adult Nursing and Community Nursing. The baccalaureate degree program has approximately 450 students in the pre-licensure track, 250 students in the fully online RN-BS track, and 25 students in the second degree accelerated BS hybrid track. The College also offers graduate programs at the MS, DNP, and PhD level, with approximately 120 students enrolled across the graduate programs. The College faculty teach across undergraduate and graduate programs using a range of pedagogical approaches. The College is committed to building nursing scholarship in the areas of chronic illness, nursing education, and global population health. The College has a long standing teaching and research collaboration with the College of Engineering. The College also has a growing portfolio of international collaborations and offers unique clinical experiences through these collaborations. All programs are fully accredited by CCNE.
The University of Massachusetts Dartmouth is located in the beautiful ocean side community of North Dartmouth, about an hour south of Boston, half-hour east of Providence, and half-hour west of Cape Cod. The University has an enrollment of over 8,000 students in over 40 undergraduate and 23 graduate programs offered by the College of Nursing, Charlton College of Business, College of Arts and Science, College of Visual and Performing Arts, School of Law, and School for Marine Science and Technology.
For more information about the College of Nursing please go to: http://www.umassd.edu/nursing/ OR contact Ms. Anne Henley assistant in Community Nursing at 508 999 8159
To apply please submit online a letter of interest, current CV, and the contact information for three professional references. In the letter of interest, please indicate how you learned of this position.
The review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.