East Carolina University

Vacancy #: 976047
Recruitment Range: Commensurate with Qualifications
Closing Date: Open Until Filled

Organizational Unit Overview

The mission of the college is to serve as a national model for transforming the health of rural underserved regions through excellence and innovation in nursing education, leadership, research, scholarship and practice.

Job Duties

The East Carolina University College of Nursing is currently seeking applications for a faculty position in the Masters of Nursing Science (MSN), adult/gerontology clinical nurse specialist concentration. This position would serve as the concentration director of the Adult/Gerontology Clinical Nurse Specialist program.

Candidates may be considered for a 12-month, full-time, fixed-term, tenure-track or tenured position at a title/rank commiserate with education and experiences.

This concentration is taught on-line and in a distance-education environment. Responsibilities may include: teaching courses in the Master’s core and concentration-specific (adult/gerontology clinical nurse specialist) program, academic advising, development and evaluation of relevant courses, coordination and collaboration with clinical practicum preceptors, participation as a full-time faculty member including attendance at faculty meetings and participation in committees/task forces.

Tenure-track and tenured faculty will maintain an active program of research and scholarly activities and may participate in PhD dissertations and/or DNP scholarly projects.

Minimum Education/Experience

All candidates must have clinical experience as a clinical nurse specialist and have national certification as a CNS.

Ideal candidates for tenure-track/tenured positions must hold a PhD in nursing or closely related discipline with a Master’s degree in nursing. Fixed-term faculty must hold at least an MSN in nursing.

Qualifying degrees must be obtained from appropriately accredited institutions.

License or Certification Required by Statute or Regulation

  • A valid non-restricted North Carolina nursing license is required upon employment.
  • A national certification as a Clinical Nurse Specialist (CNS).

Preferred Experience, Skills, Training/Education

  • Leadership experience is preferred.
  • Five years of clinical experience as a clinical nurse specialist
  • Membership in state or national CNS professional organization is preferred.

Special Instructions to Applicant

Candidates should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae/resume, and a list of three references, including contact information, online.

Additional Instructions to Applicants

In order to be considered for this position, applicants must complete a candidate profile online via the PeopleAdmin system and submit any requested documents.

Applications will be considered until position is filled. Please submit an online ECU application for vacancy #976047 to ECU Human Resources at http://jobs.ecu.edu.

East Carolina University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.

Visit this job posting at https://ecu.peopleadmin.com/postings/12800

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