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. SMU-Full Time Nursing Faculty FNP Program (Sacramento Campus) http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/979 <strong>Job Type: </strong>Faculty<br /><strong>Department: </strong>Nursing<br /><strong>Date Posted: </strong>September 21, 2016<br /><strong>Description: </strong>Faculty is responsible for creating environments that facilitate student learning and the attainment of expected outcomes at the course and program levels. Assumes responsibility for the conduct of assigned didactic and clinical courses at the Sacramento campus. This will include at least three regular courses per year. Responsibilities entail planning courses, sequencing and scheduling; lecture and/or coordination of guest faculty; composing and administering examinations, grading and conducting competent evaluations. Participates in faculty/school/university committee work as assigned. <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 CHARACTERISTICS: <br /> Expertise in clinical teaching and in didactic instruction <br /> Strong leadership and critical thinking abilities <br /> Experience in higher education and/or the commitment to gain knowledge and experience in current concepts and techniques of education <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 /> <br />EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS: <br /> Earned Doctorate from an accredited institution of higher education <br /> Specialization in area of teaching responsibility <br /> Current national certification by either ANCC or AANP <br /> RN Licensure and FNP with Furnishing Number by the California Board of Registered Nursing <br /> Recent (within five years) practice experience in area of specialization <br /> Documented high quality didactic teaching experience of at least three years <br /> <br /> <br />SMU-1622428 <br /> Wed, 21 Sep 2016 13:52:35 -0700 http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/979 SMU-Clinical Nurse Instructor-FNP Program (Oakland Campus) Description http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/978 <strong>Job Type: </strong>Faculty<br /><strong>Department: </strong>Nursing<br /><strong>Date Posted: </strong>September 21, 2016<br /><strong>Description: </strong>The full-time clinical faculty member is accountable to the Course Manager and to the Director/Chairperson of the program s/he is assigned to. The full-time clinical faculty member is responsible for creating a positive learning environment for students in accordance with the educational objectives of the courses and for implementing the policies identified in the course syllabus to ensure the successful achievement of course objectives <br /> <br />Full-time clinical faculty members do not have responsibility for scholarship hours and are responsible for a limited number of service hours to accommodate participation in course and content meetings as well as office hours. Full- time clinical faculty may teach in clinical rotations in in-patient, community, laboratory and simulated clinical settings as well as internship/preceptorship courses. <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 />Qualifications for Full-time Clinical Faculty: <br /> RN Licensure and FNP with Furnishing Number by the California Board of Registered Nursing <br /> Demonstrated current competence in clinical area <br /> Effective leadership and communication skills <br /> Past experience in clinical teaching preferred <br /> <br /> <br />SMU-1622425 Wed, 21 Sep 2016 13:50:53 -0700 http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/978 SMU-Clinical Nurse Instructor-FNP Program (Sacramento Campus) http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/977 <strong>Job Type: </strong>Faculty<br /><strong>Department: </strong>Nursing<br /><strong>Date Posted: </strong>September 21, 2016<br /><strong>Description: </strong>The full-time clinical faculty member is accountable to the Course Manager and to the Director/Chairperson of the program s/he is assigned to. The full-time clinical faculty member is responsible for creating a positive learning environment for students in accordance with the educational objectives of the courses and for implementing the policies identified in the course syllabus to ensure the successful achievement of course objectives <br /> <br />Full-time clinical faculty members do not have responsibility for scholarship hours and are responsible for a limited number of service hours to accommodate participation in course and content meetings as well as office hours. Full- time clinical faculty may teach in clinical rotations in in-patient, community, laboratory and simulated clinical settings as well as internship/preceptorship courses. <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 />Qualifications for Full-time Clinical Faculty: <br /> RN Licensure and FNP with Furnishing Number by the California Board of Registered Nursing <br /> Demonstrated current competence in clinical area <br /> Effective leadership and communication skills <br /> Past experience in clinical teaching preferred <br /> <br /> <br />SMU-1622423 Wed, 21 Sep 2016 13:48:19 -0700 http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/977 SMU-Full Time Nursing Faculty FNP Program (Oakland Campus) http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/976 <strong>Job Type: </strong>Faculty<br /><strong>Department: </strong>Nursing<br /><strong>Date Posted: </strong>September 21, 2016<br /><strong>Description: </strong>Faculty is responsible for creating environments that facilitate student learning and the attainment of expected outcomes at the course and program levels. Assumes responsibility for the conduct of assigned didactic and clinical courses at the Oakland campus. This will include at least three regular courses per year. Responsibilities entail planning courses, sequencing and scheduling; lecture and/or coordination of guest faculty; composing and administering examinations, grading and conducting competent evaluations. Participates in faculty/school/university committee work as assigned. <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 CHARACTERISTICS: <br /> Expertise in clinical teaching and in didactic instruction <br /> Strong leadership and critical thinking abilities <br /> Experience in higher education and/or the commitment to gain knowledge and experience in current concepts and techniques of education <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 /> <br />EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS: <br /> Earned Doctorate preferred from an accredited institution of higher education preferred <br /> Specialization in area of teaching responsibility <br /> Current national certification by either ANCC or AANP <br /> RN Licensure and California Board of Registered Nursing approved APRN <br /> Recent (within five years) practice experience in area of specialization <br /> Documented high quality didactic teaching experience of at least three years (full-time preferred) <br /> <br /> <br />SMU-1622433 Wed, 21 Sep 2016 13:32:17 -0700 http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/976 SMU-Adjunct Instructor (Theory & Clinical) - Nursing (San Francisco Peninsula Campus) http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/925 <strong>Job Type: </strong>Faculty<br /><strong>Department: </strong>Nursing<br /><strong>Date Posted: </strong>August 16, 2016<br /><strong>Description: </strong>Samuel Merritt University School of Nursing has adjunct faculty (Theory and Clinical) opportunities available at the San Francisco Peninsula 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 /> <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-1607104 <br /> Tue, 16 Aug 2016 14:25:42 -0700 http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/925 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>August 16, 2016<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 /> <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-1607098 Tue, 16 Aug 2016 14:25:29 -0700 http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/927 SMU-Adjunct Instructor (Theory & Clinical) - Nursing (Sacramento Campus) http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/926 <strong>Job Type: </strong>Faculty<br /><strong>Department: </strong>Nursing<br /><strong>Date Posted: </strong>August 16, 2016<br /><strong>Description: </strong>Samuel Merritt University School of Nursing has adjunct faculty (Theory and Clinical) opportunities available at the Sacramento 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 /> <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-1607101 Tue, 16 Aug 2016 14:25:19 -0700 http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/926 SMU-Full Time Nursing Faculty (Medical Surgical) - Sacramento Campus http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/967 <strong>Job Type: </strong>Faculty<br /><strong>Department: </strong>Nursing<br /><strong>Date Posted: </strong>June 29, 2016<br /><strong>Description: </strong>SMU School of Nursing welcomes applications for full-time, annualized faculty with specialty in medical surgical 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 /> <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 />EDUCATION QUALIFICATIONS and EXPERIENCE: <br /> <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 /> Registered Nurse or eligible for licensure in California <br /> <br /> <br />SMU-1615655 Wed, 29 Jun 2016 10:18:10 -0700 http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/967 SMU - Associate Managing Director-Sacramento Learning Center http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/966 <strong>Job Type: </strong>Faculty<br /><strong>Department: </strong>Nursing<br /><strong>Date Posted: </strong>June 29, 2016<br /><strong>Description: </strong> <br />The Associate Managing Director, Sacramento Regional Learning Center is a regular ranked faculty member of the School of Nursing who is responsible for implementing the ABSN and ELMSN pre-licensure programs, maintain clinical contract agreements, securing clinical sites, identifying faculty, and teaching students in classrooms and/or clinical settings. <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 />Skills and Abilities: <br /> <br /> Excellent written and oral communication. <br /> Able to function effectively as a member of a team and independently. <br /> Proficient with Microsoft Office and Outlook. <br /> Proficient with budget monitoring. <br /> Knowledgeable about the faculty role. <br /> Knowledgeable about office management. <br /> Able to identify and apply policy and procedures to remote-site operational issues. <br /> Able to seek clarification when necessary. <br /> <br />Education and/or Experience: <br /> <br /> Experience with community relations. <br /> Masters degree in Nursing or comparable. <br /> Registered Nurse in California or license eligible. <br /> <br /> <br />SMU-1615656 Wed, 29 Jun 2016 10:14:37 -0700 http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/966 SMU-Full Time Nursing Faculty (Medical/Surgical Specialty) http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/965 <strong>Job Type: </strong>Faculty<br /><strong>Department: </strong>Nursing<br /><strong>Date Posted: </strong>June 20, 2016<br /><strong>Description: </strong>SMU School of Nursing welcomes applications for full-time, annualized faculty with specialty in medical surgical 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 /> <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 /> Registered Nurse or eligible for licensure in California <br /> <br /> <br />SMU-1615019 Mon, 20 Jun 2016 15:45:35 -0700 http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/965 SMU-Adjunct Assistant Professor - Basic Sciences http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/923 <strong>Job Type: </strong>Faculty<br /><strong>Department: </strong>Basic Sciences<br /><strong>Date Posted: </strong>June 20, 2016<br /><strong>Description: </strong>Samuel Merritt University welcomes applications for part time faculty in the Basic Sciences Department. Samuel Merritt University has a long history of educating 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 Basic Sciences Department provides instructors for the basic science courses required in our graduate programs. The applicant must be able to teach or assist in both Gross Anatomy and Neurosciences courses. <br /> <br />Qualifications: <br /> <br />Applicant must have a minimum of a Master s degree in either Anatomy or Neurosciences, or a closely related discipline. <br /> <br />Two years teaching experience preferred. <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 />The main campus of SMU is located on the east side of the beautiful San Francisco Bay and houses a state-of-the-art Movement Analysis Research Center (MARC) and Health Science Simulation Centers (HSSC). <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 />For additional information please contact: <br /> <br />Fred Feuchter, Ph.D. Barb Puder, PhD <br />Professor and Chair Associate Professor <br />Basic Sciences Department Basic Sciences Department <br />Samuel Merritt University Samuel Merritt University <br />Ffeuchter@samuelmerritt.edu Bpuder@samuelmerritt.edu <br /> <br /> <br /> <br />One of the positions will include acting as a Laboratory Instructor in the Gross Anatomy Lab. <br /> <br />Job Responsibilities: <br />- Assist teaching the laboratory portion of three separate courses in Human Gross Anatomy (a one semester course for the Master Physician Assistant Program and Occupational Therapy Doctoral Program and a two semester course for the Doctor of Physical Therapy Program). <br />- Assist with setting up and proctoring laboratory exams in all courses <br /> <br />Experience: <br />- at least two years experience teaching gross anatomy <br />- experience in dissection of the entire human body <br /> <br /> <br />SMU-1615017 Mon, 20 Jun 2016 15:39:16 -0700 http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/923 SMU-Adjunct Instructor (Online) FNP Program http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/962 <strong>Job Type: </strong>Faculty<br /><strong>Department: </strong>Nursing (Online)<br /><strong>Date Posted: </strong>June 8, 2016<br /><strong>Description: </strong> <br />The adjunct faculty member teaching an online MSN course is accountable to the Lead faculty for the course. The adjunct faculty member teaching in an online format is responsible for creating a positive learning environment for students in accordance with the educational objectives of the course and for implementing the course policies as identified in the course syllabus to ensure the successful achievement of course objectives. <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 />Qualifications <br /> <br /> RN License or NP License may be required dependent upon course content <br /> Masters in Nursing, or related field is required <br /> Demonstrated current competence in theory area <br /> Effective leadership and communication skills <br /> Past experience in teaching online preferred <br /> Proficient with technology as identified below <br /> Participates in meetings related to the course. <br /> <br />TECHNOLOGY REQUIREMENTS: <br /> <br /> Basic Computer Operations: Creates and manipulates documents, manages files and folders, and works with multiple windows. <br /> <br /> Network Connectivity: Establishes network connections on personal computers or mobile devices <br /> <br /> Multimedia: Works with integrated audio and video devices for real-time communications or content recording <br /> <br /> Navigating online course space: Locates critical course elements, such as syllabus, lessons, grade book, and e-mail <br /> <br /> Course Communication Tools: Converses via email, chat, web conferencing, discussion forums, and announcements as needed. <br /> <br /> Manage Course Members and Collaboration Groups: Sets-up and manages teams/groups within a course and adds instructors, teaching assistants, and outside guests with the appropriate permissions. <br /> <br /> Content Management: Uploads and downloads submissions via cloud based applications (e.g. LMS, Dropbox, Google Docs) <br /> <br /> <br />SMU-1614040 Wed, 08 Jun 2016 12:10:50 -0700 http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/962 SMU-Clinical Nurse Instructor - Multi-Specialty including Med Surg (SF Peninsula Campus) http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/961 <strong>Job Type: </strong>Faculty<br /><strong>Department: </strong>Nursing <br /><strong>Date Posted: </strong>June 6, 2016<br /><strong>Description: </strong>The School of Nursing is in need of a pre-licensure full-time Clinical Nurse Instructor who will teach almost exclusively in a clinical setting, with a multi-specialty area including medical surgical nursing. The CNI is accountable to the course manager responsible for creating a positive learning environment for students in accordance with the educational objectives of the courses and for implementing the policies identified in the course syllabus to ensure the successful achievement of course 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 />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 /> Registered Nurse or eligible for licensure in California <br /> <br /> <br />SMU-1613871 Mon, 06 Jun 2016 09:35:16 -0700 http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/961 SMU - Full Time Nursing Faculty (Multi-Specialty including Maternity) http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/960 <strong>Job Type: </strong>Faculty<br /><strong>Department: </strong>Nursing<br /><strong>Date Posted: </strong>June 6, 2016<br /><strong>Description: </strong>SMU School of Nursing welcomes applications for full-time, annualized faculty, multi-specialty including maternity 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 /> <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 /> Registered Nurse or eligible for licensure in California <br /> <br />SMU-1613865 Mon, 06 Jun 2016 09:31:21 -0700 http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/960 SMU-Clinical Public Health Instructor - RN to BSN Program (Oakland or SF Peninsula Campus) http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/954 <strong>Job Type: </strong>Faculty<br /><strong>Department: </strong>Nursing (RN to BSN)<br /><strong>Date Posted: </strong>May 26, 2016<br /><strong>Description: </strong>Oversees all community health clinical rotations at assigned campus or campuses. Secures clinical placements, forms and maintains relationships with community leaders, orients and supports adjunct faculty, teaches clinical sections, and supervises students. Collaborates with community leaders and the RN-BSN Design Team to fulfill academic service learning objectives. Identifies and organizes student experiences that fulfill the mission and extend the outreach of agency programs designed to keep communities healthy and safe. Engages students in the assessment, diagnosis, planning, implementation, and evaluation of community health needs. Organizes students to strengthen and extend community outreach, community-based services, and community-level care. Supports the Community Health Course Manager and Faculty. Ensures that all clinical evaluations are completed. Manages confidential student files in compliance with SMU and partnering clinical facilities. Evaluates clinical experiences from the perspective of students, faculty, and clinical partners at the completion of every term. Communicates areas for improvement to design team. Completes other duties as assigned. <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: <br /> Graduate degree in nursing, public health or equivalent field <br /> Three years experience administering complex programs or projects. <br /> Three years experience in public health, hospice, home care, or community health. <br /> Self-starter with experience in team building, leadership development, quality improvement initiatives, or moving a product to scale preferred. <br /> <br />Skills and Abilities: <br /> Excellent written and oral communication. <br /> Functions effectively as a member of a team. <br /> Articulates clear understanding of faculty and student roles in all interactions. <br /> Accesses and applies relevant policy and procedures. <br /> Works independently and seeks clarification when necessary. <br /> Proficient with instructional technology and Microsoft Office applications. <br /> Up to 50% travel required to clinical sites and SMU campuses. Reliable transportation necessary. <br /> <br /> <br />SMU-1613215 Thu, 26 May 2016 14:28:29 -0700 http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/954