Clinical Assistant Professor

Position Information

General Information

Position Number 007606
Working Title Clinical Assistant Professor
Classification Title 9-Mo Non-Tenure Track Faculty
College College of Health & Human Svc (Col)
Department School of Nursing
Position Designation Faculty
Employment Type Permanent - Full-time
Months per year 9
Primary Purpose of Department

The UNC Charlotte School of Nursing prepares nursing professionals to serve as leaders, clinicians and scholars through a wide range of innovative educational programs to meet the healthcare needs of an ever changing culturally diverse society.

Vacancy Open to All Candidates
Description of Work

The University of North Carolina at Charlotte recognizes the differentiation of mission, goals, and objectives inherent in the diversity of disciplines represented by its colleges and departments. Thus, the Job Responsibilities and Essential Functions for Non-Tenure Track Faculty should be interpreted in the context of the related departmental and collegiate teaching goals.

Teaching – Faculty responsibilities and essential functions with respect to teaching may include but are not limited to: subject matter competence, course design, course presentation, and grading student work.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

Serve as the Coordinator of Nursing Simulation and Interdisciplinary practice by providing leadership to ensure the day to day structures and process are in place to promote student and faculty simulation success; Identifying opportunities for improvment, innovation and implementation of patient simulation technology into SON curricula; Designing and implements effective simulation training for faculty and students; collaborates with faculty to implement evidence-based teaching practice in the simulation environment; Collaborating with faculty across the CHHS to advance interdisciplinary simulation; Identifying grants/partnership and funding opportunities for simulation; Collaborating with the Learning Resource Center Director to ensure adequate use of space and supplies.

Minimum Experience/Education

UNC Charlotte gives primary consideration to the earned masters and/or terminal degree in the teaching discipline or a related discipline.

Preferred Education, Skills and Experience

2-years’ experience (e.g. developing, implementing, evaluating and validating case studies), in simulation, interprofessional simulation, simulation assessment/evaluation and debriefing methods creating. A minimum of 2 years’ experience working in a clinical environment, teaching undergraduate and graduate students both online, in clinical and face-to-face. The candidate must have a demonstrated ability to contribute to the School of Nursing’s diversity initiatives, as well as experience in curriculum development. Evidence of scholarly activities which align with the School’s mission and goals, as well as evidence of community engagement. CHSE Certification or ability to obtain within one year of employment.

Necessary Licenses/Certifications

Must hold an unencumbered license to practice as a Registered Nurse in North Carolina, or eligible for licensure.

Special Notes to Applicants

Please upload the following documents with your electronic submission:

1) Cover Letter / Letter of Interest
2) Resume / Curriculum Vitae
3) Copies of Unofficial Transcripts
4) Contact Information for References

Address letter of interest to Dr. Kathleen S. Jordan, Search Committee Chair. Salary and academic rank are commensurate with credentials and experience. Review of applications will February 1, 2018 and continue until the position is filled.

As an EOE/AA employer and an ADVANCE Institution that strives to create an academic climate in which the dignity of all individuals is respected and maintained, the University of North Carolina at Charlotte encourages applications from all underrepresented groups.

The candidate chosen for this position will be required to provide an official transcript of their highest earned degree.

The candidate chosen for this position will be subject to a criminal background check.

Job Open Date 12/14/2017
Job Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Date Review of Applications will Begin 02/01/2018
Proposed Hire Date 08/15/2018
If time-limited, please indicate appointment end date
Contact Information

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Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter / Letter of Interest
  2. Resume / Curriculum Vitae
  3. Unofficial Transcripts
  4. Contact Information for References
Optional Documents
  1. Statement of Research, Teaching & Leadership
  2. Research Interest Statement