SCHOOL OF NURSING COLLEGE OF HEALTH AND HUMAN DEVELOPMENT
The School of Nursing (SON) at California State University, Fullerton invites applications for a full-time tenure-track Assistant or Associate Professor faculty position with appointment beginning Fall 2019. We seek an individual whose strengths best complement the distinctive character of our program and are especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of our academic community through past experiences in nursing education, teaching, research, creative activities, and service.
The SON consists of 10 degree options in undergraduate and graduate programs, with a Doctor of Nursing Practice program. All existing programs are CCNE-accredited, and are recognized as being innovative, community-based, and student-centric. The undergraduate program includes traditional BSN programs; i.e. freshman entry, accelerated pathway, and an RN to BSN completion program. The master's program has specialties in women's health care (nurse practitioner and midwifery), leadership, nursing education, and school nursing. Our DNP program is a consortium with CSUF, CSULB, and CSULA. The SON is committed to providing an engaging learning environment for its diverse student body. For detailed information about our programs visit our website http://nursing.fullerton.edu/
Position The successful candidate will be working in a premiere nursing learning community in Southern California that enrolls a culturally diverse student body and has a nationally recognized faculty. The primary responsibility will be teaching a range of courses across the curriculum in the undergraduate and/or graduate programs; details of the position are described below. This position will require a firm commitment to valuing diversity and inclusion perspectives, policy, and practices, in addition to demonstrating a professional track record that reflects that commitment. The faculty in this position would join an experienced and cohesive collegial team that highly values innovation, and collaboration in the School, College, and University settings.
Supports students with communication and psychomotor skills, related clinical application of selected content areas, examinations, as well as theses/projects and/or doctoral projects, and other culminating experiences
Participates in traditional, hybrid, and online education
Maintains currency and relevance in online education, learning plans and expected outcomes, and
Integration of nursing theories and models into communication, decision making, in the development of students for leadership
Cultivates work and learning environments that encourages and supports diversity and inclusion
Takes part in student advisement
Participates in curriculum implementation and evaluation and instructs courses in assigned areas of expertise
Conducts on-going research/scholarly activity in area(s) of expertise and disseminates findings
Joins in academic activities at School, College, and University levels
Active participant in professional and community groups, committees, and governance
Earned doctoral degree from an accredited institution, with either Master degree or Doctorate in nursing or BSN to doctorate from an accredited institution by the start of appointment
Must hold or be eligible for licensure by the California Board of Registered Nurses
Evidence of the ability to conduct independent research
Commitment and willingness to seek external funding
Ability to interact successfully within a diverse and multicultural environment and to work harmoniously with students, colleagues, and the community
Teaching and curriculum development experience
Experience in using distance education methodologies, particularly web-based work
Leadership in extramural fund-raising and grant administration
Rank & Salary This is a tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor. Salary and rank are commensurate with experience and qualifications. Moving expenses and start-up funds may be available. Salary is subject to budgetary authorization and any California State University System faculty contract increases. Additional teaching in summer is often available. An excellent comprehensive benefits package is available which includes health/vision/dental plans; spouse, domestic partner and/or dependent fee-waiver; access to campus child care, based on availability of opening; and a defined retirement benefits along with optional tax sheltering opportunities. For a detailed description of benefits, go to http://hr.fullerton.edu/payroll_benefits/HealthCarePlans.php
Appointment Date August 2019
Application Procedure A complete online application must be submitted in order to receive consideration. To apply, please go to: https://apps.fullerton.edu/facultyrecruitment to view all job listings and select 10822BR to begin the application process and provide the following materials:
Letter of application describing qualifications to teach in specific area of interest/specialization and a teaching philosophy statement
Current curriculum vitae
Copies of student evaluations with interpretive information from all courses taught over past two years
Master’s and Doctoral work transcript(s)
Documentation of scholarly agenda
Three letters of reference (see instruction below)
Diversity statement - this statement should provide an understanding of your capabilities to address diversity in support of CSUF’s diverse student and community populations. Please discuss how you have addressed diversity in your teaching, research, and/or service such that the committee is able to assess your ability to contribute to our campus in this area (approximately one page, single-spaced).
On the References page of the online application, enter information and email addresses for three referents who will provide a confidential letter of reference for your application. They will immediately receive a request via email along with information on uploading the letter. You will be able to verify that each letter has been received by CSUF by logging back in to the recruitment system.
Please direct all questions about the position to: Lolita Hartono, Office Manager, SON at email@example.com or call (657) 278-7461.
Application Deadline Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the positions are filled. To be assured full consideration, all application materials must be received by December 21, 2018.
Multiple positions may be hired from this recruitment based on the strength of the applicant pool.
A background check (including a criminal records check) must be completed satisfactorily before any candidate can be offered a position with the CSU. Failure to satisfactorily complete the background check may affect application status of applicants or continued employment of current CSU employees who apply for the position.
The persons holding these positions are considered ‘mandated reporter’ under the California Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Act and are required to comply with the requirements set forth in CSU Executive Order 1083 Revised July 21, 2017 as a condition of employment.
California State University Fullerton celebrates all forms of diversity and is deeply committed to fostering an inclusive environment within which students, staff, administrators and faculty thrive. Individuals interested in advancing the University’s strategic diversity goals are strongly encouraged to apply. EEO employer. Reasonable accommodations will be provided for qualified applicants with disabilities who self-disclose.
Internal Number: 10822BR
About California State University, Fullerton
California State University, Fullerton is a major regional university in a vital, flourishing area that includes Orange County, metropolitan Los Angeles and the expanding Inland Empire. The beautiful, 236-acre campus is set in Fullerton in north Orange County, about 25 miles from downtown Los Angeles and about 21 miles from nearby beaches. Cal State Fullerton has more than 37,000 students and approximately 1,800 full and part-time faculty members. The University offers 107 degree programs in eight colleges. Accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges, CSUF is fourth in the nation for the number of bachelor's degrees awarded to minority students and first in California for the number of bachelor's degrees awarded to Hispanics.The University is one of the 23 campuses in the California State University System. Since the campus opened, CSUF has awarded degrees to more than 215,000 graduates. Many are leaders in business, government, education, and the arts.