Samuel Merritt University Job Listing RSS Feed - All Jobs en-ushttp://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs These are the latest job listings for Samuel Merritt University. For more information, please visit us at http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs. SMU-Administrative Assistant III http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/1025 <strong>Job Type: </strong>Staff<br /><strong>Department: </strong>Nursing<br /><strong>Date Posted: </strong>April 27, 2017<br /><strong>Description: </strong>Implement the daily activities of the School of Nursing, with primary emphasis on the ABSN/BSN Program. Anticipate needs, carry out policies, and implement decisions of the ABSN/BSN chairpersons and assist students and faculty as necessary. <br /> <br /> Receive and channel phone calls. Refer student requests to appropriate administrators, faculty, and staff. <br /> Coordinate and schedule activities for the chairpersons of the ABSN/BSN programs, and relevant committee meetings and other school activities. <br /> Maintain electronic accreditation, student, and general files. Assist in preparation of annual documents such as school accreditation reports. <br /> Process requests for reimbursement, purchase orders, payroll adjustments, P-Card, and time cards through the appropriate signature levels in a timely and efficient manner. <br /> Prepare all ABSN/BSN adjunct teaching contracts; initiate and file Board of Registered Nursing appointment forms. Communicate with course managers and adjunct faculty to update personal, health, and safety information and complete personnel files. <br /> Prepare program calendar for ABSN/BSN. <br /> Manage HESI rosters, Live-Review sessions and assist faculty with the use of HESI programs <br /> Manage and generate HESI reports for ABSN/BSN. <br /> Develops, implements, and maintains databases related BSN/ABSN program data (i.e., Skyfactor, Student Climate Survey, NCLEX, Systematic Plan for Program Evaluation, etc.) and generate reports for faculty and administrators <br /> Assists with the analysis of ABSN/BSN cost center reports tracks ABSN/BSN program expenditures. <br /> Manage student advisee/advisor lists. <br /> Assist with managing work-study projects. <br /> Organize new student orientation for ABSN/BSN <br /> Create Dean s list, letter and certificates. <br /> <br />EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE <br /> High school diploma required; Associate degree preferred <br /> Training in Business skills <br /> Minimum of 5 years experience with increasing responsibility as an Administrative Assistant. <br /> <br />REQUIRED SKILLS <br /> Extensive computer experience and the ability to use Microsoft Office programs (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) <br /> Effective navigation of the Internet as a resource and research tool. <br /> Attention to details <br /> Ability to handle privileged information in a confidential manner. <br /> Good judgment and creative thinking to solve daily problems. <br /> Ability to read and carry out written instructions <br /> Ability to understand and carry out verbal instructions <br /> Excellent interpersonal skills. <br /> Ability to perform basic mathematical calculations. <br /> Ability to organize and prioritize workload <br /> Excellent concentration and attention to details required for extended periods of time in order to produce reports. <br /> Communication skills required to quickly organize and communicate thoughts <br /> Ability to speak effectively with co-workers, public and student populations. <br /> <br />The University has an institution-wide commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion. We strive to build a welcoming and supportive campus environment, and acknowledge that diversity is an educational imperative to achieve excellence. <br /> <br /> <br />SMU-1708824 Thu, 27 Apr 2017 11:55:54 -0700 http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/1025 SMU-Librarian: Instruction & Reference http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/975 <strong>Job Type: </strong>Staff<br /><strong>Department: </strong>Library<br /><strong>Date Posted: </strong>April 26, 2017<br /><strong>Description: </strong>Primarily responsible for coordinating teaching, training, and creation of tutorials for stakeholders. Responsible for reference and outreach services, selection and integration of electronic resources within the curriculum and research arenas. Participate in the continuous assessment of library services. Responsible for promoting curriculum-integrated use of high-quality open educational resources pertinent to health sciences instruction. <br /> <br />Works with the Director in support of strategic planning and participates in divisional and university-wide planning efforts. Coordinates with the Director and other staff to create, prioritize and implement library goals and objectives. <br /> <br />The University has an institution-wide commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion. We strive to build a welcoming and supportive campus environment, and acknowledge that diversity is an educational imperative to achieve excellence. <br /> <br />Skills and Abilities: <br /> Flexibility and open to change <br /> Familiarity with PubMed <br /> Experience with instructional technology design <br /> Critically evaluate quality of educational resources <br /> Commitment to outstanding public service, flexibility, initiative, creativity and enthusiasm for teaching and learning <br /> Maintain effective working relationships with colleagues, students, faculty, staff, health care professionals and stakeholders <br /> Excellent interpersonal and communication skills; ability to work in a highly collaborative, team-based environment. <br /> Ability to create effective documents and instructional content, not limited to screen shots and video capture <br /> Capacity for continuous improvement of self, work processes, and a commitment to keeping current with changes to ensure professional skills remain relevant in future learning/library environments <br /> Confidently presents information in a clear and engaging manner, in dealing with patrons one-on-one or groups, in formal and informal settings using appropriate graphics, animation or video <br /> <br />Education/Experience: <br /> MLS from an ALA accredited program <br /> Previous experience equivalent to two full academic years as a professional librarian in an academic or health science library. <br /> <br /> <br />SMU-1708792 Wed, 26 Apr 2017 15:22:54 -0700 http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/975 SMU-Adjunct Instructor (Theory & Clinical) - Nursing (Oakland Campus) http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/927 <strong>Job Type: </strong>Faculty<br /><strong>Department: </strong>Nursing<br /><strong>Date Posted: </strong>April 26, 2017<br /><strong>Description: </strong>Samuel Merritt University School of Nursing has adjunct faculty (Theory and Clinical) opportunities available at the Oakland campus. These positions are ideal for working nurses who have expertise in disciplines of medical surgical nursing, critical care, pediatrics, maternity, community health or mental health nursing. <br /> <br />Adjunct faculty are responsible for creating a positive learning environment for students in accordance with the educational objectives of the course and implement the policies identified in the course syllabus to ensure the successful achievement of course objectives. <br /> <br />Specific duties and responsibilities: <br /> <br /> Creates a dynamic, learner centered environment that supports the diverse learning needs of the student population and that is based on educational theory, and evidence-based teaching practices. <br /> Models reflective and critical thinking and serves as a coach and mentor for students; confers with them on their progress and assists them in the development of learning plans to facilitate successful achievement of course objectives; <br /> (Theory) Meets with program faculty as needed to review the course, student evaluations and recommendations for change. (Clinical) Meets with faculty of the course prior to the first day of clinical to review clinical and course requirements. <br /> (Theory) Completes an appropriate orientation. (Clinical) Completes an appropriate clinical orientation to the site/s (if necessary) where the faculty member will be overseeing students; maintains and enhances competence in the clinical area of teaching. <br /> Plans learning experiences that are appropriate for the level of the students. <br /> Reviews written assignments and provides appropriate, timely, written feedback; documents student progress on appropriate forms and if necessary, provides a learning plan for the attainment of objectives. <br /> Evaluates learner performance and provides ongoing feedback to students on attainment of course objectives. <br /> (Theory) Apprises students of their progress in the course at the mid-term point, as defined in the syllabus, and for those who are not meeting expectations, establishes a mutual learning plan to achieve stated goals. (Clinical) Completes a formal, written midterm and final evaluation on a designated form for each student. <br /> (Theory) Submits grades to the Registrar by the appointed date in the Academic Calendar. (Clinical) Submits the students final clinical evaluations for filing to the Program administrative assistant. <br /> (Theory) Notifies Program Director of at-risk students as soon as identified and at least weekly thereafter. (Clinical) Notifies Course Manager of at-risk students or unusual occurrences in the clinical setting as soon as identified and at least weekly thereafter. <br /> (Theory) Participates in program faculty meetings as needed. (Clinical) Participates in faculty course meetings during the semester. <br /> <br />The University has an institution-wide commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion. We strive to build a welcoming and supportive campus environment, and acknowledge that diversity is an educational imperative to achieve excellence. <br /> <br />Qualifications: <br /> <br /> Masters in Nursing or related field (required for theory; preferred for clinical) <br /> Demonstrated current competence in theory or clinical area <br /> Effective leadership and communication skills <br /> Past experience in theory or clinical teaching preferred <br /> <br /> <br />SMU-1708779 Wed, 26 Apr 2017 15:22:38 -0700 http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/927 SMU-Adjunct Instructor - Physician Assistant http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/1005 <strong>Job Type: </strong>Faculty<br /><strong>Department: </strong>Physician Assistant<br /><strong>Date Posted: </strong>April 26, 2017<br /><strong>Description: </strong>An Adjunct Instructor is a temporary faculty member in an academic department who is responsible for guiding the learning of students in classrooms and/or clinical settings. A faculty member is assigned to teach the course for which they are qualified by education, certification and professional experience. Instructional duties include planning courses and curricula, didactic and clinical teaching and evaluating courses. Related duties may include academic advising of students, supervision of independent study projects, maintaining weekly office hours, attending meetings, serving on committees and participation in special University events and ceremonies. Faculty at the rank of adjunct instructor are expected to engage in scholarship as defined in the Faculty/Staff Handbook and to be actively engaged in professional activities, which enhance the faculty role. <br /> <br /> The University has an institution-wide commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion. We strive to build a welcoming and supportive campus environment, and acknowledge that diversity is an educational imperative to achieve excellence. <br /> <br />Education and/or Experience: <br /> Master s level Physician Assistant degree required, Doctoral degree preferred. <br /> Two years of full time teaching experience in specialty area with entry-level students or licensed practitioners preferred. <br /> Prior teaching experience in a baccalaureate or higher degree program required for masters prepared faculty and strongly preferred for doctoral prepared faculty at this rank. <br /> Clinical expertise in the clinical specialty area of teaching assignment. <br /> <br />Certificates and Licensure: <br /> Current certification/licensure in discipline required of clinical candidates. <br /> <br /> <br />SMU-1708785 Wed, 26 Apr 2017 15:22:28 -0700 http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/1005 SMU-Adjunct Instructor (Regional Clinical Coordinator, Fresno Valley - CRNA) http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/1014 <strong>Job Type: </strong>Faculty<br /><strong>Department: </strong>Nursing (CRNA)<br /><strong>Date Posted: </strong>April 26, 2017<br /><strong>Description: </strong>To act as a liaison in management, support, and development of assigned portions of the Program s clinical curriculum, commensurate with accepted norms of higher education, accreditation standards, and within the philosophy of the University and Program. <br /> <br />Position may require unplanned clinical site visits in the Fresno Valley area, in addition to required yearly clinical site visits. <br /> <br />The University has an institution-wide commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion. We strive to build a welcoming and supportive campus environment, and acknowledge that diversity is an educational imperative to achieve excellence. <br /> <br />EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS: <br /> <br /> Earned Master s degree in nursing or equivalent <br /> Current certification by the National Board of Certification and Recertification of Nurse Anesthetists <br /> Unencumbered RN Licensure and NA certification by the California Board of Registered Nursing <br /> Strong leadership and critical thinking abilities <br /> Substantive clinical anesthesia expertise. Must make available evidence of high quality clinical performance as a CRNA (3-5 years preferable). <br /> Expertise in clinical teaching <br /> Experience in higher education and/or the commitment to gain knowledge and experience in current concepts and techniques of education <br /> <br /> <br />SMU-1708790 <br /> Wed, 26 Apr 2017 15:22:15 -0700 http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/1014 SMU-Clinical Nurse Instructor - Medical-Surgical/Critical Care - San Francisco Peninsula http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/770 <strong>Job Type: </strong>Faculty<br /><strong>Department: </strong>Nursing<br /><strong>Date Posted: </strong>April 26, 2017<br /><strong>Description: </strong>The School of Nursing is in need of a pre-licensure full-time faculty who will teach almost exclusively in a clinical setting with a specialty in Medical-Surgical/Critical Care. <br /> <br />The University has an institution-wide commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion. We strive to build a welcoming and supportive campus environment, and acknowledge that diversity is an educational imperative to achieve excellence. <br /> <br /> Qualifications: <br /> Masters in Nursing or a related field (required) <br /> Demonstrated current competence in clinical area <br /> Effective leadership and communication skills <br /> Past experience in clinical teaching preferred <br /> Unencumbered RN license or license eligible in California <br /> <br />SMU-1708772 Wed, 26 Apr 2017 15:21:38 -0700 http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/770 SMU-Simulation Technology Specialist (Sacramento Campus) http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/1024 <strong>Job Type: </strong>Staff<br /><strong>Department: </strong>HSSC<br /><strong>Date Posted: </strong>April 26, 2017<br /><strong>Description: </strong>The Simulation Technology Specialist s (STS) primary responsibilities are to: <br /> <br /> Provide technology support for faculty, staff and students as they teach and learn in all environments over which the HSSC has oversight <br /> Operate and maintain all HSSC simulation equipment and technology including audio-visual equipment. <br /> Serve as the HSSC s primary operational liaison to SMU s Information Technology Services and Media Services departments <br /> <br />The STS s home location will be on the Sacramento Regional Campus (2710 North Gateway Oaks Drive, Sacramento), but they may be asked to provide back-up support at all SMU campuses, e.g. Oakland and San Mateo. The STS reports directly to the HSSC Operations Manager and works collaboratively with all the HSSC faculty and staff (primarily on the Sacramento campus) to facilitate the daily simulation activities. <br /> <br />All HSSC team members are expected to: <br /> Effectively utilize TeamSTEPPS tools and strategies to enhance team performance and communication. <br /> Engage in community outreach services by participating or leading tours of the HSSC for community and youth groups. <br /> <br />Required Skills and Abilities: <br /> Knowledge of patient simulation, technologies, and applications preferred <br /> Knowledge of computer hardware equipment and software applications relevant to simulation functions <br /> Knowledge of audio/video equipment operations <br /> Proficiency in MS software applications, including MS Outlook, Word, Excel, and <br />SharePoint <br /> Ability to learn new software and hardware quickly and independently <br /> Ability to assess, troubleshoot, and resolve equipment failures in a timely manner <br /> Good judgement and creative thinking to solve daily problems <br /> Self-motivated attitude, requiring little to no supervision to be accountable for primary job responsibilities <br /> Ability to work effectively in a team environment <br /> Flexibility and adaptability in a dynamic environment <br /> Ability to work evenings/weekends on an as needed basis, provided ample notification is provided <br /> Excellent written and oral communication skills <br /> Demonstrate commitment to Service Excellence <br /> Demonstrate organizational and prioritization skills <br /> <br />Education and Experience: <br /> Associate degree in computer science and/or a healthcare-related field is required; Bachelor s degree preferred <br /> At least 3-5 years of related experience in computer sciences and/or health care <br /> <br />The University has an institution-wide commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion. We strive to build a welcoming and supportive campus environment, and acknowledge that diversity is an educational imperative to achieve excellence. <br /> <br />SMU-1708617 Wed, 26 Apr 2017 11:38:35 -0700 http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/1024 SMU-Program Coordinator (Ethnic Health Institute) http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/1023 <strong>Job Type: </strong>Staff<br /><strong>Department: </strong>EHI<br /><strong>Date Posted: </strong>April 25, 2017<br /><strong>Description: </strong>This position is designed to assist the Program Director by overseeing the operations of key community outreach and education initiatives. As part of the Ethnic Health Institute, ensures all administrative and community focused projects and activities are complete; provides support and technical assistance to the Program Director, staff and committees; and performs other duties as assigned. <br /> <br />Skills and Abilities: <br /> Excellent written and verbal communication skills; ability to create and deliver presentations <br /> Strong project management, organizational and interpersonal skills. <br /> Ability to handle multiple priorities with attention to detail <br /> Demonstrated ability to work as a member of a team <br /> Computer proficient, with ability to learn new computer software. Experience in Microsoft Word, PowerPoint and Excel <br /> Ability to work evenings and weekends as needed <br /> Able to monitor budgets and expenses <br /> <br />Education and/or Experience: <br /> Bachelor s degree in Health Services Administration, Business Administration or closely related field. Master s degree in disciplines listed above highly desirable. <br /> Experience in healthcare operations, administration and community outreach <br /> Experience developing and monitoring community outreach and education programs <br /> Experience in coalition building and health promotion required <br /> Basic understanding of healthcare inequities and experience working with diverse communities and underserved populations. <br /> Equivalent combination of education and pertinent/directly related experience will be considered. <br /> <br />The University has an institution-wide commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion. We strive to build a welcoming and supportive campus environment, and acknowledge that diversity is an educational imperative to achieve excellence. <br /> <br /> <br />SMU-1708563 Tue, 25 Apr 2017 08:47:06 -0700 http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/1023 SMU-Assistant/Associate Professor (Physical Therapy) http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/1022 <strong>Job Type: </strong>Faculty<br /><strong>Department: </strong>Physical Therapy<br /><strong>Date Posted: </strong>April 20, 2017<br /><strong>Description: </strong>Samuel Merritt University has an opportunity for a faculty member to join the dynamic, collaborative faculty of our Doctor of Physical Therapy program. Samuel Merritt University, an all-health sciences university, has a long history of educating ethical, caring, compassionate, highly skilled health professionals in undergraduate Nursing, and graduate programs in Family Nurse Practitioner, Nurse Anesthesia, Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, Physician s Assistant and Podiatric Medicine. The main Oakland campus, where the DPT program is located, is in the east side of the beautiful and diverse San Francisco Bay area, and houses the state-of-the-art Movement Analysis Research Center (MARC) and Health Science Simulation Centers (HSSC). <br /> <br />Responsibilities: Teach entry-level DPT students in areas of expertise; participate in scholarship according to CAPTE requirements; and participate in department, university, professional and community service in areas of interest and expertise. Applicants interested in or familiar with the use of technology in innovative teaching and instructional design, and/or development of residency/fellowship programs are ideal. <br /> <br />The position is a twelve-month, full-time appointment as an Assistant or Associate Professor. The program enrolls approximately 38 students each year into our full-time, three-year program. The curriculum places an emphasis on integrated active learning experiences throughout the students matriculation, during didactic semesters and through extensive clinical experiences. <br /> <br />Qualifications: Applicants must be licensed or currently eligible for licensure in California. Contemporary expertise and teaching experience in musculoskeletal physical therapy management is required. Additional teaching experience in therapeutic exercise, evidence-based practice as applied to supervision of students systematic review and/or case report capstone projects, and electrotherapeutic and biophysical agents is also preferred. Other areas of contemporary expertise will also be considered. Applicants with an academic doctorate (PhD or equivalent) in physical therapy or a related area of study and prior academic faculty experience are preferred. Applicants with a post-professional DPT and clinical specialization will also be considered. <br /> <br />Timeline: Application reviews will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Salary is competitive and commensurate with experience. Rank is commensurate with experience and credentials. <br /> <br />For additional information please contact: <br /> <br />Benjamin Boyd, PT, DPTSc, OCS <br />Search Committee Chair <br />Department of Physical Therapy <br />450 30th Street <br />Oakland, CA 94609 <br />Phone: (510) 869-6611 x4913 <br />email: bboyd1@samuelmerritt.edu <br />http://www.samuelmerritt.edu <br /> <br />The University has an institution-wide commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion. We strive to build a welcoming and supportive campus environment, and acknowledge that diversity is an educational imperative to achieve excellence. <br /> <br />SMU-1708004 Thu, 20 Apr 2017 10:39:38 -0700 http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/1022 Temp. Student help http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/1021 <strong>Job Type: </strong>On Campus<br /><strong>Department: </strong>Alumni Affairs<br /><strong>Date Posted: </strong>April 19, 2017<br /><strong>Description: </strong>The Office of Development and Alumni Affairs will need three students to support the SMU Annual Alumni Luncheon. The pre-event support is need on Friday, June 2, 2017 from 12:00 p.m. 4:00 p.m. and at the luncheon on Saturday, June 3, 2107 from 10:00 a.m. 1:30 p.m. Lunch will be provide that day. For more information, contact David Nakayama, Associate Director at dnakayama@samuelmerritt.edu or (510) 869-6243. Wed, 19 Apr 2017 10:42:13 -0700 http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/1021 SMU-Assistant/Associate Professor (Physical Therapy) http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/1020 <strong>Job Type: </strong>Faculty<br /><strong>Department: </strong>Physical Therapy<br /><strong>Date Posted: </strong>April 18, 2017<br /><strong>Description: </strong>Samuel Merritt University has an opportunity for a faculty member to join the dynamic, collaborative faculty of our Doctor of Physical Therapy program. Samuel Merritt University, an all-health sciences university, has a long history of educating ethical, caring, compassionate, highly skilled health professionals in undergraduate Nursing, and graduate programs in Family Nurse Practitioner, Nurse Anesthesia, Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, Physician s Assistant and Podiatric Medicine. The main Oakland campus, where the DPT program is located, is in the east side of the beautiful and diverse San Francisco Bay area, and houses the state-of-the-art Movement Analysis Research Center (MARC) and Health Science Simulation Centers (HSSC). <br /> <br />Responsibilities: Teach entry-level DPT students in areas of expertise; participate in scholarship according to CAPTE requirements; and participate in department, university, professional and community service in areas of interest and expertise. Applicants interested in or familiar with the use of technology in innovative teaching and instructional design, and/or development of residency/fellowship programs are ideal. <br /> <br />The position is a twelve-month, full-time appointment as an Assistant or Associate Professor. The program enrolls approximately 38 students each year into our full-time, three-year program. The curriculum places an emphasis on integrated active learning experiences throughout the students matriculation, during didactic semesters and through extensive clinical experiences. <br /> <br />Qualifications: Applicants must be licensed or currently eligible for licensure in California. Contemporary expertise and teaching experience in musculoskeletal physical therapy management is required. Additional teaching experience in therapeutic exercise, evidence-based practice as applied to supervision of students systematic review and/or case report capstone projects, and electrotherapeutic and biophysical agents is also preferred. Other areas of contemporary expertise will also be considered. Applicants with an academic doctorate (PhD or equivalent) in physical therapy or a related area of study and prior academic faculty experience are preferred. Applicants with a post-professional DPT and clinical specialization will also be considered. <br /> <br />Timeline: Application reviews will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Salary is competitive and commensurate with experience. Rank is commensurate with experience and credentials. <br /> <br />For additional information please contact: <br /> <br />Benjamin Boyd, PT, DPTSc, OCS <br />Search Committee Chair <br />Department of Physical Therapy <br />450 30th Street <br />Oakland, CA 94609 <br />Phone: (510) 869-6611 x4913 <br />email: bboyd1@samuelmerritt.edu <br />http://www.samuelmerritt.edu <br /> <br />The University has an institution-wide commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion. We strive to build a welcoming and supportive campus environment, and acknowledge that diversity is an educational imperative to achieve excellence. <br /> <br /> <br />SMU-1708004 <br /> Tue, 18 Apr 2017 13:54:33 -0700 http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/1020 Office Assistant-Federal Work Study http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/654 <strong>Job Type: </strong>On Campus<br /><strong>Department: </strong>Physical Theraphy<br /><strong>Date Posted: </strong>April 17, 2017<br /><strong>Description: </strong><p>Job requirement: The job requires attention to detail in all tasks and will include computer work using word excel, scanning documents and editing our website, filing related office duties. Work Hours: 8-10 per week: flexible schedule based on class schedules. Mon, 17 Apr 2017 00:00:00 -0700 http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/654 SMU-Assistant Professor, Dept. of Preclinical Sciences (CSPM) http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/1019 <strong>Job Type: </strong>Faculty<br /><strong>Department: </strong>CSPM<br /><strong>Date Posted: </strong>April 14, 2017<br /><strong>Description: </strong>As an Assistant Professor within the Department of Preclinical Sciences, the incumbent is responsible for guiding the learning of students in classrooms and/or clinical settings. Faculty members are assigned to develop and teach the courses for which they are qualified by education, certification, and professional experience. Instructional duties include planning courses and curricula, didactic and clinical teaching, and evaluating courses. Related duties include academic advising of students, supervision of independent study projects, maintaining weekly office hours, attending meetings, serving on committees, and participation in special university events and ceremonies. Faculties at the rank of Assistant Professor are also expected to engage in relevant current clinical practice or scholarly activities in the teaching specialty as defined in the Faculty/Staff Handbook and to be actively engaged in professional activities, which enhance the faculty role. <br /> <br />The University has an institution-wide commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion. We strive to build a welcoming and supportive campus environment, and acknowledge that diversity is an educational imperative to achieve excellence. <br /> <br />Required Education and Experience <br /> A minimum of an earned doctoral degree in the discipline or in a closely related discipline. <br /> Clinical expertise in the specialty area of the teaching assignment <br /> Publication record appropriate for this rank (refer to SMU Faculty Handbook) is required. <br /> Service to the university and one s profession appropriate for appointment at this rank. <br /> <br />Desired Skills and Abilities <br /> Excellent verbal and written communication skills. <br /> Ability to establish and maintain excellent interpersonal relationships. <br /> Ability to calculate exam scores and grades. <br /> <br />Certificates, Licenses, Registrations <br /> Holds a valid license to practice in California. <br /> Other specialized certification or license may be required depending on the nature of the instructional assignment. <br /> <br /> <br />SMU-1707794 Fri, 14 Apr 2017 09:47:41 -0700 http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/1019 SMU - Full Time Nursing Faculty (Mental Health Specialty) http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/1018 <strong>Job Type: </strong>Faculty<br /><strong>Department: </strong>Nursing<br /><strong>Date Posted: </strong>April 14, 2017<br /><strong>Description: </strong> <br />SMU School of Nursing welcomes applications for full-time, annualized faculty with specialty in mental health nursing. The full-time faculty has multiple roles in our academic environment: teaching, service, and scholarship and creative activity. Faculty is responsible for creating environments that facilitate student learning and the attainment of expected outcomes at the course and program levels. Faculty has ownership for the development, implementation, evaluation and revision of the curricula within the School of Nursing which are designed to prepare graduates to provide nursing care in a dynamic health care environment. Faculty provides service on School of Nursing committees, University Committees and other committees or task forces. Faculty also engages in scholarship that reflects activities resulting in the production, reorganization/refinement, dissemination or creation of works that advance knowledge in one s field. <br /> <br />The University has an institution-wide commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion. We strive to build a welcoming and supportive campus environment, and acknowledge that diversity is an educational imperative to achieve excellence. <br /> <br />EDUCATION QUALIFICATIONS and EXPERIENCE: <br /> Minimum of Master s degree in nursing or an equivalent field required <br /> Earned Doctorate from an accredited institution of higher education preferred <br /> Specialization in area of teaching responsibility <br /> At least three years of progressive teaching experience in classroom, practice, and/or laboratory settings preferred. Baccalaureate or higher degree preferred. <br /> Recent (within five years) practice experience in area of specialization <br /> Unencumbered RN license or eligible for licensure in California <br /> <br /> <br />SMU-1707793 Fri, 14 Apr 2017 09:44:33 -0700 http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/1018 SMU - Full Time Nursing Faculty (Any Two Disciplines) - Sacramento Campus http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/1017 <strong>Job Type: </strong>Faculty<br /><strong>Department: </strong>Nursing<br /><strong>Date Posted: </strong>April 14, 2017<br /><strong>Description: </strong>SMU School of Nursing welcomes applications for full-time, annualized faculty, any two disciplines. The full-time faculty has multiple roles in our academic environment: teaching, service, and scholarship and creative activity. Faculty is responsible for creating environments that facilitate student learning and the attainment of expected outcomes at the course and program levels. Faculty has ownership for the development, implementation, evaluation and revision of the curricula within the School of Nursing which are designed to prepare graduates to provide nursing care in a dynamic health care environment. Faculty provides service on School of Nursing committees, University Committees and other committees or task forces. Faculty also engages in scholarship that reflects activities resulting in the production, reorganization/refinement, dissemination or creation of works that advance knowledge in one s field. <br /> <br />The University has an institution-wide commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion. We strive to build a welcoming and supportive campus environment, and acknowledge that diversity is an educational imperative to achieve excellence. <br /> <br />EDUCATION QUALIFICATIONS and EXPERIENCE: <br /> Minimum of Master s degree in nursing or an equivalent field required <br /> Earned Doctorate from an accredited institution of higher education preferred <br /> Specialization in area of teaching responsibility <br /> At least three years of progressive teaching experience in classroom, practice, and/or laboratory settings preferred. Baccalaureate or higher degree preferred. <br /> Recent (within five years) practice experience in area of specialization <br /> Unencumbered RN license or eligible for licensure in California <br /> <br /> <br />SMU-1707791 Fri, 14 Apr 2017 09:36:55 -0700 http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/1017