Samuel Merritt University Job Listing RSS Feed - Faculty Jobs en-ushttp://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs These are the latest Faculty job listings for Samuel Merritt University. For more information, please visit us at http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs. Associate Director (Physican Assistant) http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/1027 <strong>Job Type: </strong>Faculty<br /><strong>Department: </strong>Physician Assistant<br /><strong>Date Posted: </strong>May 25, 2017<br /><strong>Description: </strong>The Associate Director provides academic leadership in the development and operation of a graduate program for the preparation of physician assistants. The Associate Director collaborates with the Department Chair to lead department development efforts including recruitment of faculty, determination of curricula and academic policies, and development of initial clinical affiliations. The Associate Director contributes to admission, student recruitment and marketing strategies, provides leadership in achieving and maintaining professional accreditation status and manages the capital and operational budget for the assigned site. With the Department Chair, the Associate Director directs program evaluation and guides quality management systems. Associate Directors recruit and mentor junior faculty to develop effective teaching strategies. <br /> <br />This position will help lead development of a satellite site in the Central Valley. <br /> <br />Skills and Abilities: <br /> Excellent writing and oral presentation skills <br /> Ability to prioritize and organize workload <br /> Knowledge of curriculum development and department management in higher education <br /> Excellent interpersonal skills <br /> In-depth knowledge of the roles and requirements of physician assistant <br /> Ability to develop annual and strategic plans to accomplish department goals: business plan, five-year academic plan, marketing plan <br /> Ability to identify and negotiate clinical affiliations with physicians, health maintenance organizations, and other appropriate clinical settings <br /> Knowledge of budget development and management for an academic department <br /> Ability to use a variety of teaching methods effectively <br /> Clinical expertise as a physician assistant <br /> Computer expertise with word processing, e-mail, spreadsheet and presentation software <br /> <br />Education and/or Experience: <br /> National certification as a physician assistant <br /> Master s degree in related field. Ph.D. in a health science or related field preferred <br /> A minimum of four years of experience as a practicing physician assistant <br /> Teaching experience in higher education required and administrative experience strongly preferred <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-1710699 Thu, 25 May 2017 09:00:55 -0700 http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/1027 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-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 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 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 SMU - Full Time Nursing Faculty (Multi-Specialty including Med/Surg) http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/1016 <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 with area of practice in multi-content areas including med/surg. 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-1707788 Fri, 14 Apr 2017 09:34:09 -0700 http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/1016 SMU - Full Time Nursing Faculty (Multi-Specialty including OB) http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/1015 <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 with area of practice in multi-content areas including obstetrics. 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-1707786 Fri, 14 Apr 2017 09:31:29 -0700 http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/1015 SMU-Full Time Nursing Faculty (Pediatrics) - Sacramento Campus http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/1013 <strong>Job Type: </strong>Faculty<br /><strong>Department: </strong>Nursing<br /><strong>Date Posted: </strong>April 4, 2017<br /><strong>Description: </strong>SMU School of Nursing welcomes applications for full-time, annualized faculty, pediatric 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 in California or license eligible. <br /> <br /> <br />SMU-1706903 Tue, 04 Apr 2017 10:27:56 -0700 http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/1013 SMU-Assistant/Associate Professor (Physical Therapy) http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/1012 <strong>Job Type: </strong>Faculty<br /><strong>Department: </strong>Physical Therapy<br /><strong>Date Posted: </strong>April 4, 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 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 with an academic doctorate (PhD or equivalent) in physical therapy or a related area of study and prior academic faculty experience are strongly preferred. Applicants must be licensed or eligible for licensure in California. Contemporary expertise in neuromuscular physical therapy management is required. Additional teaching experience in 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. <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 />Sharon Gorman, PT, DPTSc, GCS, FNAP <br />Search Committee Chair <br />Department of Physical Therapy <br />450 30th Street <br />Oakland, CA 94609 <br />Phone: (510) 869-6611 x4720 <br />email: sgorman@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 and maintain a welcoming and supportive campus environment, and affirm diversity as an educational imperative to achieving excellence. <br /> <br /> <br />SMU-1706904 Tue, 04 Apr 2017 10:22:59 -0700 http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/1012 SMU-Nursing Faculty, Didactic (CRNA) http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/1010 <strong>Job Type: </strong>Faculty<br /><strong>Department: </strong>Nursing (CRNA)<br /><strong>Date Posted: </strong>April 4, 2017<br /><strong>Description: </strong>To plan, implement, manage and evaluate assigned portions of the academic curriculum commensurate with accepted norms of higher education and accreditation standards. This position is 0.50 1.0 FTE with expected on-campus participation in program activities from 1 - 5 days per week or the equivalent thereof. <br /> <br /> <br /> <br /> <br /> <br />Qualifications <br /> <br />EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS: <br /> Earned Master s degree in nursing or equivalent; doctoral degree highly desirable or commitment to begin doctoral studies <br /> Current certification by the Council on Recertification of Nurse Anesthetists <br /> Unencumbered RN Licensure and NA certification by the California Board of Registered Nursing <br /> Substantive clinical anesthesia expertise - Must make available evidence of high quality clinical performance as a CRNA <br /> Documented high quality didactic teaching experience in anesthesia content (basic and applied) and related fields of clinical work <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 />REQUIRED SKILLS CHARACTERISTICS: <br /> Strong leadership and critical thinking abilities <br /> Substantive computer skills sufficient to meet position demands; willingness to obtain additional training and education in this area <br /> Ability to adjust other professional commitments to meet varying program scheduling requirements <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-1706908 Tue, 04 Apr 2017 10:18:39 -0700 http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/1010