Northern Kentucky University (NKU) College of Health Professions is seeking a doctorally or master's prepared CRNA experiential qualified to teach, mentor, and advise graduate nurse anesthesia students. The Didactic Faculty member will be part of the NAP team and report to the NAP Program Administrator/Associate Director of School of Nursing. All NAP specialty faculty will have current certification as Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist, teaching and clinical experience, and a background in evidence-based practice. Knowledge of Council on Accreditation of Nurse Anesthesia Educational Programs’ policies and procedures, Standards, and graduate teaching experience is preferred. This is a twelve month clinical faculty position at the assistant or associate clinical professor rank.
Primary Responsibilities :
Assist in development of curriculum and evaluation.
Participate in program, department, college and/or university governance.
Didactic, clinical and simulation teaching as assigned.
Provide student advising, mentoring, and tutoring.
Assist in maintaining compliance with accreditation standards.
Assist in program evaluation.
Represent NKUNAP within the community of interest.
Maintain clinical practice.
Other duties as assigned.
Commitment to the mission of NKU, College of Health and Human Services, and NAP.
Meet NKU requirements for teaching doctoral level courses.
Doctoral or Master's degree with current knowledge, competence and certification or re-certification by the NBCRNA as a CRNA with a current, active, unencumbered APRN license to practice in Kentucky. Doctorate or master's degree must be from an accredited institution recognized by the US Secretary of Education at the time the degree was conferred. Doctoral degree preferred.
Formal education in curriculum, evaluation, and instruction.
Knowledge of environmental issues that influence the program and nurse anesthesia by engaging in professional development.
Minimum of two (2) years clinical experience.
Active engagement in professional organizations.
Demonstrate clinical competency in anesthesia.
Experience in simulation-based teaching preferred.
Any candidate who is offered this position will be required to go through a pre-employment criminal background check as mandated by state law.
Minimum Education: Master's Degree
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About Northern Kentucky University
NKU is a growing metropolitan university of more than 14,000 students served by more than 2,000 faculty and staff on a thriving suburban campus near Cincinnati.
Located in the quiet suburb of Highland Heights, Kentucky—just seven miles southeast of Cincinnati—we have become a leader in Greater Cincinnati and Kentucky by providing a private school education for a fraction of the cost.
While we are one of the fastest growing universities in Kentucky, our professors still know our students' names.