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. Admission Counselor http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/821 <strong>Job Type: </strong>Staff<br /><strong>Department: </strong>Admissions<br /><strong>Date Posted: </strong>September 19, 2014<br /><strong>Description: </strong>Counsel prospective students regarding appropriateness of academic program, entry options and curriculum. Respond to inquiries and represent Samuel Merritt University at local, regional and national recruitment events. Activities will focus on, but not be limited to, the admission cycle related to the Doctor of Physical Therapy program. <br /> <br /> <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 />Required skills: <br /> <br /> Excellent organizational skills <br /> <br /> Experience with spreadsheet software such as EXCEL. <br /> <br /> Excellent oral communication skills required, including the ability to speak effectively with counselors, prospective students and family members, and other professional colleagues. <br /> <br /> Excellent written communication skills, including the ability to organize and effectively communicate thoughts through the written word. <br /> <br /> Ability to read English and carry out written instructions. <br /> <br /> Ability to work and concentrate in a busy, multi-tasked, multi-faceted environment. <br /> <br /> Courteous and professional manner required. Diplomacy in dealing with conflict. <br /> <br /> Excellent attention to details as they relate to the successful, daily operation of the Office of Admission. <br /> <br /> Demonstrated ability to make decisions and exercise professional judgment. <br /> <br /> Ability to serve as an ombudsperson for students in crisis situations. <br /> <br /> Ability to perform mathematical calculations, including those involving fractions, decimals and percentages in computation of grade point averages. Ability to analyze other statistical data pertaining to enrollment trends and projections. <br /> <br /> Ability to interact with University faculty and staff, medical center staff, prospective students and their families, and other University admission personnel. <br /> <br /> Demonstrated ability to establish rapport quickly and easily with all audiences. <br /> <br /> Ability and skill to work independently, and as part of a designated team. <br /> <br /> Working knowledge of student information system database. <br /> <br /> Ability to rent a car and a willingness to travel by airplane. <br /> <br /> <br /> <br /> Education and skills: <br /> <br /> Baccalaureate highly desirable; those without a baccalaureate will only be considered if it can be demonstrated that a baccalaureate is being actively pursued. <br /> <br /> Demonstrated experience in student recruitment and admission required, or substantially similar work experience. <br /> <br />To apply: visit job Requ # SMu-1435620 Fri, 19 Sep 2014 13:37:49 -0700 http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/821 Administrative Assistant IV-Physical Therapy http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/820 <strong>Job Type: </strong>Staff<br /><strong>Department: </strong>Physical Therapy<br /><strong>Date Posted: </strong>September 19, 2014<br /><strong>Description: </strong>Serves as the first point of contact and key support staff person for the <br />Department of Physical Therapy. As such, assures that accurate, professional, timely <br />and excellent services are provided to students, faculty, the University community, and <br />to the external professional and lay communities. The DPT administrative assistant <br />provides critical managerial and administrative support for the Department with the <br />primary reporting responsibility to the Department Chair. The administrative assistant <br />acts with discretion, independence and authority to meet the needs of the Department <br />and its external constituents. Supervises work study student(s). <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 />Must be a highly functional and informed person who is courteous, a sincere <br />listener a good communicator, and capable of establishing a positive and <br />supportive rapport with students, faculty, and external parties <br />Must be able to problem solve and work well as a team player <br />Must be able to function in an environment where multiple priorities have to be <br />handled simultaneously and/or where priorities change frequently <br />Must have keen judgment skills and be able to independently manage and <br />resolve student and faculty issues, concerns and complaints in an effective and <br />timely manner and determine when those issues must be referred to the <br />Department Chair <br />Must have substantial computer experience and competency in the use of <br />Microsoft Office Programs (Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc); must be able <br />to create and produce spreadsheets, databases, PowerPoint presentations, mail <br />merge documents, and conduct internet searches, etc. <br /> Ability to read and follow through with written and verbal instructions <br /> Organize and communicate thoughts, speak effectively with faculty and staff <br />members, students and all other internal and external contacts <br /> Ability to handle privileged information in a confidential manner <br /> Ability to concentrate and effectively pay attention to minute details for <br />extended periods of time in order to produce reports, studies, etc. <br /> Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using <br />whole numbers, common fractions, decimals and percentages <br /> Ability to handle ones self in a professional manner, including appropriate <br />professional dress attire <br />Education and/or Experience: <br />Associate Arts degree is required. A baccalaureate degree is strongly preferred <br />Understand the student experience on a university/college campus either through <br />enrollment as a college student, or prior experience working on a university or <br />college campus <br />Three to five years of experience in a high-level Administrative Assistant position <br />or a comparable position. <br /> <br />To apply visit requisition # SMU-1435619 Fri, 19 Sep 2014 13:36:23 -0700 http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/820 SMU-Administrative Assistant, Online Masters of Science in Nursing http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/819 <strong>Job Type: </strong>Staff<br /><strong>Department: </strong>Nursing<br /><strong>Date Posted: </strong>September 19, 2014<br /><strong>Description: </strong>The primary responsibility is to provide clerical and office support for the MSN online courses offered in collaboration with an educational services vendor. This includes anticipating needs, carrying out policies and procedures, and implementing decisions and action plans established by the Program Manager, Online MSN Programs and graduate program directors, and assisting online MSN students and faculty. <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 />To apply visit job requisition # SMU-1435617 Fri, 19 Sep 2014 13:18:55 -0700 http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/819 SMU-Program Manager - Online Masters of Science in Nursing http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/818 <strong>Job Type: </strong>Staff<br /><strong>Department: </strong>Nursing<br /><strong>Date Posted: </strong>September 19, 2014<br /><strong>Description: </strong>Responsible for overall management of the online programs for Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP) and Case Management (CM), including identification of faculty, class scheduling, and assessment of program outcomes. <br /> <br /> Serves as primary interface between the School of Nursing (SoN) and educational services vendor for oversight program management and maintenance of program quality. <br /> <br /> Manages processes for faculty and student orientation to facilitate access to online teaching and learning resources. <br /> <br /> Works with Associate Dean and Directors of FNP and CM to assure compliance with program policies. <br /> <br /> Oversees, in collaboration with Program Directors, the marketing plans and material to assure consistency and accuracy with disseminated information. <br /> <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 />Supervisory Responsibilities: <br /> Clinical Coordinator <br /> Online Instructional Technologist <br /> Administrative Assistant <br /> <br /> <br />Skills and Abilities: <br /> Exceptional management skills in working with new initiatives; strong track record of success with program management. <br /> Excellent verbal and written communication skills, including a strong commitment to facilitating student success. <br /> Ability to work well with diverse populations. <br /> Ability and willingness to work in a virtual team environment, empowering members to maximize their contribution to the program. <br /> Proven customer service skills which include diplomatically, patiently, and successfully handling problems, questions, conflicts, and suggestions. <br /> <br /> <br />Education, Qualifications and/or Experience: <br /> Master s degree required with minimum of two years experience in program/project management. <br /> Strong background in use of technology related to online learning environments. Knowledge of best practices in blended and fully online course delivery required. <br /> Minimum of three years supervisory experience. <br /> <br /> <br /> <br />To apply: Job requisition # SMU-1435613 <br /> <br /> <br /> <br /> <br /> <br /> Fri, 19 Sep 2014 13:11:37 -0700 http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/818 SMU-Instructional Technologist http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/817 <strong>Job Type: </strong>Staff<br /><strong>Department: </strong>Nursing<br /><strong>Date Posted: </strong>September 19, 2014<br /><strong>Description: </strong> <br /> Assists prospective and current faculty and students to achieve effective skills in online learning. <br /> Serves as primary liaison to faculty for completion of the online teaching module required of all faculty. <br /> Collaborates to implement the use of best practices in MSN online learning strategies for all faculty and students. <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 /> Advanced knowledge of principles and methods for online learning, including course development and curriculum. <br /> Excellent verbal and written communication skills, including ability to communicate technical information effectively. <br /> Ability to work well with diverse populations. <br /> Ability and willingness to work independently in a team environment with limited supervision. <br /> Proven customer service skills which include diplomatically, patiently, and successfully handling problems, questions, conflicts, and suggestions. <br /> Strong familiarity with both PC and Mac operating environments. <br /> Knowledge of best practices in blended and fully online course delivery. <br /> <br />Education, Qualifications and/or Experience: <br /> Bachelor s degree in related field required or equivalent work experience germane to the position. <br /> Minimum of three years of experience in developing and delivering technology-based teaching. <br />To apply: job Requisition # SMU-1435616 Fri, 19 Sep 2014 13:09:29 -0700 http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/817 SMU Clinical Coordinator Online MSN Programs http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/816 <strong>Job Type: </strong>Staff<br /><strong>Department: </strong>Nursing <br /><strong>Date Posted: </strong>September 19, 2014<br /><strong>Description: </strong>Assists Graduate Directors with identification of clinical sites for courses offered in the Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP) and Case Management (CM) programs. Identifies voluntary clinical faculty for each student enrolled in a precepted course. Develops clinical schedules and calendars for each student and secures quality and timely clinical placements for every student. Participates as a member of the MSN online programs School of Nursing team. <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 /> Proficiency in Microsoft Office programs and database management. <br /> Ability to handle privileged information in a confidential manner. <br /> Ability to prioritize, multi-task, and complete work with attention to detail. <br /> Interpersonal skills that support optimal public relations for the School of Nursing. <br /> Effective navigation of the Internet as a resource and research tool. <br /> Attention to detail required. <br /> Demonstrated ability to problem-solve in challenging situations <br /> Excellent communication skills required. <br /> Must be able to work independently <br /> <br />Education, Qualifications, and/or Experience: <br /> Bachelor s degree required <br /> Minimum of three years of experience in health care services management required <br /> <br />Please apply to requistion # SMU-1435599 Fri, 19 Sep 2014 11:35:58 -0700 http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/816 Administrative Assistant III-Sacramento Learning Center http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/785 <strong>Job Type: </strong>Staff<br /><strong>Department: </strong>Nursing<br /><strong>Date Posted: </strong>September 16, 2014<br /><strong>Description: </strong>Coordinate the daily activities in the department. Provide general office support to the Department Chair. Coordinates the activities, recommends and initiates policies and procedures to enhance the efficiency and effectiveness of the program and to implement the Chair s decisions. Assist students and faculty as necessary. <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 /> Supervisory Responsibilities: <br /> Work study student <br /> Other program support staff as needed <br /> <br /> Skills and Abilities: <br /> Ability to assist in budget development and preparation with responsibility for generating supporting documentation for administrative activities <br /> Ability to promote positive interactions between faculty, staff, students and public <br /> Demonstrated ability to handle privileged information in a confidential manner <br /> Ability to read and carry out instructions <br /> Ability to hear, understand and carry out verbal instructions <br /> Knowledge of proper grammar, punctuation and spelling <br /> Ability to perform basic mathematical calculations, including fractions, decimals and percentages <br /> Ability to read and write memos and correspondence in a clear concise manner <br /> Ability to organize and prioritize work load <br /> Ability to concentrate and tolerate interruptions by students and faculty <br /> Excellent communication skills and ability to effectively and quickly organize thoughts and communicate clearly with faculty, students and public <br /> Skilled in typing, word processing, shorthand or tape dictation <br /> Extensive computer experience on IBM/Windows platform with Word, Excel, Access and other related software. <br /> <br /> Education and/or Experience: <br /> High school diploma <br /> Associate degree preferred <br /> Minimum of three years experience as administrative support in a fast-paced, multi-task environment requiring a high degree of accuracy and independent activity <br /> <br /> To apply: Please visit requisition # SMU-1405542 Tue, 16 Sep 2014 09:53:59 -0700 http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/785 Occupational Therapy-Student employment http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/815 <strong>Job Type: </strong>On Campus<br /><strong>Department: </strong>Occupational Therapy<br /><strong>Date Posted: </strong>September 9, 2014<br /><strong>Description: </strong>DEPARTMENT: Occupational Therapy (8025) <br /> <br />TITLE: Clinic Assistant <br /> <br />LOCATION: Office of the Administrative Assistant - Peralta Pavilion 4706 <br /> <br />PURPOSE: To assist with operation of the Pediatric Occupational Therapy Clinic <br /> <br />DUTIES AND <br />RESPONSIBILITIES: 1. Greet and escort families arriving to the clinic. <br /> <br />2. Provide parking information and distribute parking vouchers. <br /> <br />3. Assist with clinic setup, organization, and breakdown. <br /> <br />4. Communicate with Environmental Services (EVS) regarding weekly linen or classroom needs. <br /> <br />5. Inventory clinic supplies and equipment. <br /> <br />6. Create, organize, and maintain client files. <br /> <br />7. Communicate with families of clients regarding non-clinical matters (appointment reminders, follow-up missed appointment). <br /> <br />8. Perform various short-term assignments as designated by Administrative Assistant. <br /> <br />JOB QUALIFICATIONS: Familiarity with Apple/Mac personal computers, word processing (documents and label making), ability to work with confidential materials, demonstrated accuracy and thoroughness in detailed work, excellent communication skills. <br /> <br />LENGTH OF Orientation (2 hours) TBA before 9/29/14 <br />EMPLOYMENT: Mondays beginning 09/29/14 through 12/1/14 <br /> <br />AVERAGE NUMBER OF <br />HOURS PER WEEK: 4 HOURS PER WEEK, 12:45-3:45 <br /> <br />HOURLY WAGE: $12/hr. <br /> <br />SUPERVISOR: Ginny Gibson OTD, OTR/L, CHT <br /> ggibson@samuelmerritt.edu <br /> Tue, 09 Sep 2014 09:50:45 -0700 http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/815 SMU-Nursing Clinical Coordinator http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/772 <strong>Job Type: </strong>Staff<br /><strong>Department: </strong>Nursing<br /><strong>Date Posted: </strong>September 5, 2014<br /><strong>Description: </strong>Coordinates the clinical placement activities of the post-licensure Doctor of Nurse Practice(DNP), and Family Nurse Practitioner(FNP) programs within the School of Nursing for all campuses and learning centers. Develops, coordinates, assigns, and maintains practice site relationships. Program-specific duties will be collaborative with the appropriate director. <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 />Skills and Abilities: <br /> Computer experience and ability to use Microsoft Office programs (Word, Excel, PowerPoint). <br /> Experience with database or statistical programs such as Access, SPSS, or Filemaker Pro. <br /> Ability to handle privileged information in a confidential manner. <br /> Ability to prioritize, multi-task, and complete work with attention to detail. <br /> Demonstrates 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 /> Interpersonal skills that support optimal public relations for the School of Nursing. <br /> Effective navigation of the Internet as a resource and research tool. <br /> Ability to perform basic mathematical calculations <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 /> <br />Education and/or Experience: <br /> Bachelor s degree preferred <br /> Experience in health care <br /> Experience in contract management <br /> Progressive experience in providing administrative support for programs <br /> <br />To apply: please visit job requisition # SMU-1434382 <br /> <br /> <br /> <br /> <br /> Fri, 05 Sep 2014 10:15:07 -0700 http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/772 T. 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Lab Assistant http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/814 <strong>Job Type: </strong>On Campus<br /><strong>Department: </strong>Physician Assistant<br /><strong>Date Posted: </strong>August 26, 2014<br /><strong>Description: </strong>Lab Assistant for PA625 <br />Fridays 12:30-4 <br />9/9/14 12/19/14 <br />No Lab on 10/10, 10/24, 11/14, 11/28, 12/5 <br />HSSC - Training Room 1 and 2 <br /> <br /> <br />Job Description: <br /> <br />Set up and organize supplies needed to conduct skills demonstration and technical practice for 44 students separated into as many as 11 stations/groups <br /> <br />Monitor student stations to replenish supplies and alert instructor to students needing individual attention <br /> <br />Clean up and put supplies back after students leave; make sure training rooms are in good order <br /> <br /> <br />Ideal Candidate: <br /> <br />Friendly and hard-working; organized and task-oriented; high standards for orderliness and efficiency <br /> <br />Special Attributes: <br /> <br />A background in or exposure to the surgical setting/sterile technique would be highly regarded <br /> Tue, 26 Aug 2014 13:42:38 -0700 http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/814 Child Caretaker http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/812 <strong>Job Type: </strong>Off Campus<br /><strong>Department: </strong>HR<br /><strong>Date Posted: </strong>August 21, 2014<br /><strong>Description: </strong>We are a looking for a responsible, fun, and loving person to take care of our 3 children. M-F (could be flexible) 3pm- 6pm. Must have a car as our kids are very active and may need transportation to sports/etc. May be a great opportunity for a PT/OT student as our daughter has therapy needs. Please contact Jessica Tomei 510-965-3167 or jarvistomei@gmail.com Thu, 21 Aug 2014 12:01:49 -0700 http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/812 Alumni Nurse Mentor http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/740 <strong>Job Type: </strong>Staff<br /><strong>Department: </strong>Academic Support<br /><strong>Date Posted: </strong>August 4, 2014<br /><strong>Description: </strong>Job Summary: <br /> <br />The Alumni Nurse (AN) Tutor serves as a tutor to designated Samuel Merritt University students who are completing their nursing courses. The AN Tutors will meet and tutor students weekly during the academic year 1:1 or in small groups via email, phone, and/or face-to-face, and/or other technologies that facilitate on-line meetings, for the purposes of tutoring. The AN Tutors will collaborate with the departments of Academic Support and the School of Nursing to ensure that the needs of the project are being fulfilled. <br /> <br />Position(s) is designated as hourly, non-benefited employment. Rate: $30. for alumni who were peer tutors while at SMU, not to exceed 20 hours/week. Length of employment is for fall semester and may be extended into spring semester. <br /> <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: Excellent communication skills. Ability to use the computer, and social networking media as needed. Must have access to a computer, phone, and email. AN tutors must comply with the same tutoring requirements as student tutors and participate in a Tutor Training Seminar taught by the Academic Support Coordinator. Essential are good organizational skills and the ability to document and follow-through with tutorial commitments. <br /> <br />Education and/or Experience: Must have graduated from Samuel Merritt University School of Nursing, and shown success in academic achievement as determined by the School of Nursing and the Office of Academic Disability Support Services. <br /> <br />TO apply: please visit job requisition # SMU 1310709 <br /> <br /> Mon, 04 Aug 2014 15:29:29 -0700 http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/740 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>August 4, 2014<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 /> <br />PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: <br />The physical requirements described below represent those that must be met by a clinical faculty member to perform the essential components of their job in a successful manner. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly asked to: <br /> Sit, stand, use hands to fingers, handle or feel, talk, see, or hear. <br /> Lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. <br /> Express or exchange ideas by means of the spoken, written, and electronic word and receive detailed information through verbal communication. <br /> <br />To apply please visit job requisition # SMU-1431894 Mon, 04 Aug 2014 15:29:17 -0700 http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/770 SMU-Program Chair-Accelerated BSN Program http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/811 <strong>Job Type: </strong>Faculty<br /><strong>Department: </strong>Nursing<br /><strong>Date Posted: </strong>July 29, 2014<br /><strong>Description: </strong>The accelerated BSN (ABSN) Chairperson is the academic leader responsible for the management of administrative, curricular, and student/faculty issues of the program on all campuses. The chair maintains standards for professional accreditation, university policy, and plans and manages the budget. He/she collaborates with other administrators to sustain strategic planning goals and priorities consistent with University values and mission. He/she models appropriate ethical and professional behaviors, as well as expert communication skills. <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 /> Excellent written and oral communication. <br /> Ability to function effectively as a member of a team and independently. <br /> Knowledgeable about the faculty role. <br /> <br />Education and/or Experience: <br /> At least three years of progressive experience in teaching in nursing baccalaureate or higher degree programs. <br /> At least three years of experience in administration/ management in baccalaureate or higher degree nursing programs. <br /> At least two years of experience in clinical nursing. <br /> Master s degree in nursing. <br /> Earned doctorate from an accredited institution of higher learning. <br /> Holds or is eligible for an unencumbered Registered Nurse license in California. <br /> <br />To apply: visit link above and look for job requisition SMU-1413849. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 14:44:47 -0700 http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/811 SMU- Nursing Faculty Development Coordinator http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/810 <strong>Job Type: </strong>Faculty<br /><strong>Department: </strong>Nursing<br /><strong>Date Posted: </strong>July 28, 2014<br /><strong>Description: </strong>The responsibilities of the Faculty Development Coordinator in the School of Nursing at Samuel Merritt University reflect the unique requirements of this position in addition to the multiple roles that faculty members fulfill in an academic environment: teaching, service, and scholarship and creative activity. <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 />SCHOLARSHIP AND CREATIVE ACTIVITY <br />Faculty members are required to engage 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 />Scholarship/creative activities duties and responsibilities: <br /> <br /> Draw on extant literature to design evidence-based teaching and evaluation practices. <br /> Exhibit a spirit of inquiry about teaching and learning, student development, evaluation methods, and other aspects of the faculty role. <br /> Demonstrate qualities of a scholar: integrity, courage, perseverance, vitality and creativity. <br /> Design and implement scholarly activities as agreed upon with his/her evaluator. <br /> Engage in scholarly activities reflecting dissemination and professional peer review. <br /> <br />SKILLS AND ABILITIES: <br /> Excellent written and oral communication. <br /> Ability to function effectively as a member of a team and independently. <br /> Knowledgeable about the faculty role. <br /> <br />EDUCATION QUALIFICATIONS and EXPERIENCE: <br /> Doctorate in nursing or an equivalent field. <br /> Expertise in nursing education and faculty development. <br /> Progressive teaching experience and faculty supervision in classroom, practice, and/or laboratory settings (baccalaureate or higher degree nursing preferred). <br /> Holds or is eligible for an unencumbered Registered Nurse license in California. <br /> Mon, 28 Jul 2014 17:34:43 -0700 http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/810