The College of Nursing, Community Nursing Department invites applications for a full-time position in Psychiatric Mental and Behavioral Health. Depending on qualifications and experience, position is at the rank of tenure track Associate Professor, or non-tenure track Clinical Associate Professor.
Associate Professor – Tenure/Tenure Track
Minimum Qualifications (Required):
Applicants will have an earned research doctorate in Nursing (PhD), 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 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 a program of funded research, secure external funding, and develop academic-practice partnerships. Additional responsibilities include student advisement and service. Salary will be highly competitive.
Applicants must possess credentials warranting appointment as a tenured Associate Professor.
The preferred applicant will have teaching experience using face to face and online pedagogies. The preferred applicant will desire a role as graduate DNP Psychiatric Mental and Behavioral Health Track Coordinator.
Clinical Associate Professor – Non-Tenure Track
Minimum Qualifications (Required):
The Applicant will have an earned clinical doctorate in Nursing (DNP) or earned research doctorate in Nursing (PhD), or related field, with certification as Psychiatric Mental and Behavioral Health NP, 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.
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 Psychiatric Mental and Behavioral Health Track Coordinator.
The College values diversity and inclusion and encourages applications from individuals with varied experiences, perspectives, and background.
To apply please submit 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.
Applicants must be authorized for employment in the U.S. on a full time basis. Employment-based visa sponsorship is not available.
Additional Information about the College:
The College of Nursing has 29 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 48 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. Programs are fully accredited by CCNE.
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
About the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth:
The University of Massachusetts Dartmouth distinguishes itself as a vibrant public university actively engaged in personalized teaching and innovation research, and acting as an intellectual catalyst for the regional and global economic, social, and cultural development. The University is located in the beautiful ocean side community of 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 of Marine Science and Technology. The University achieved Carnegie Designated Research University status in spring 2016.
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.