The University of Maryland School of Nursing (UMSON) is currently recruiting for a full-time doctoral-prepared Pediatric Nurse Practitioner faculty member to join the Department of Family and Community Health.
UMSON enrolls more than 1,800 students in its baccalaureate, master's, and doctoral programs. It is ranked among the top ten schools of nursing by U.S. News & World Report. UMSON is part of the University of Maryland, graduate professional campus that also includes the schools of medicine, dentistry, law, pharmacy, and social work. Its interdisciplinary graduate school has more than 40 programs in the biosciences, law, and social work, and is one of the fastest growing biomedical research centers in the nation. The unique composition of the campus enables health professionals to address clinical care, public policy, and social issues through multidisciplinary research, scholarship, and community action. Its location in the Baltimore-Washington, D.C.-Annapolis triangle maximizes opportunities for collaboration with government agencies, health care institutions, and life science industries.
Participate in the development, teaching, organization, and evaluation of clinical and didactic education in the Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Specialty
Evaluate students in clinical settings, including conducting site visits to preceptor locations
Maintain an active program of scholarship
Participate in faculty governance
Provide service to the school, university, and profession
Doctoral degree as a Pediatric Nurse Practitioner or enrollment in a doctoral program required.
Dual certified in Primary and Acute Care preferred.
Experience as a Pediatric Nurse Practitioner required.
Current license to practice nursing in Maryland required.
Prior academic experience preferred.
Organization: School of Nursing - Family and Community Health
Job Posting: Jun 17, 2019
Internal Number: 125561
About University of Maryland, Baltimore
The University of Maryland, Baltimore (UMB) is the State's public health, law and human services university devoted to excellence in professional and graduate education, research, patient care, and public service. As a diverse community of outstanding faculty, staff and students, and using state-of-the-art technological support, we educate leaders in health care delivery, biomedical science, global health, social work and the law. We emphasize interdisciplinary education and research in an atmosphere that explicitly values civility, diversity, collaboration, teamwork and accountability. By conducting internationally recognized research to cure disease and to improve the health, social functioning and just treatment of the people we serve, we foster economic development in the City, State, and nation. We are committed to ensuring that the knowledge we generate provides maximum benefit to society and directly enhances our various communities.