Posting Date: November 29, 2018
Closing Date: Open Until Filled
Open position: Department of Nursing tenure-track faculty position at the Assistant Professor level
Level: Full-time 10-month position - target start September 2019
Department overview: The William Paterson University Nursing Department, recently celebrating its 50th anniversary, is looking for faculty members to round out our robust nursing program, which is poised for growth. Join an energetic campus community and distinguished group of nursing faculty where excellence is reflected in mission, diversity and student success. This academic breadth provides a variety of opportunities to afford you a focused and fulfilling professional experience. The strength of academic rigor encourages research, publishing, and scholarly accomplishment. The Nursing Department is nationally accredited by CCNE.
At William Paterson University, you will enjoy a cross-cultural teaching experience in undergraduate and graduate nursing programs. Our graduates go on to significant clinical, academic, research, supervisory, and administrative positions. We are looking for faculty committed to teaching excellence, mentoring students, and the pursuit of a scholarly/research agenda. William Paterson University is an equal opportunity employer that actively values and supports diversity among faculty, staff, and students. Women, minorities, and members of under-represented groups are encouraged to apply. For more information about our programs, we encourage you to visit www.wpunj.edu/cosh/departments/nursing/.
Position overview: Professors in Nursing are an integral part of an educational experience which provides students with the requisite education to be successful in whatever direction they choose to pursue. Faculty are expected to contribute to the Nursing Department Excellence in teaching, service and scholarship. They are also expected to contribute to a collaborative setting that encourages creative thinking, positive communication, and student engagment.
Reporting relationship: Nursing Department Chair
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Displaying Excellence in Teaching:
Demonstrating Commitment to Service:
Maintaining Evidence of Scholarship:
Personal attributes and traits:
About William Paterson:
William Paterson University is the third most diverse public university in New Jersey. As a longstanding member of the Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities (HACU), we have been designated by the US Department of Education as a Hispanic-Serving Institution. The University offers more than 250 undergraduate and graduate academic programs that range from liberal arts and sciences to pre-professional and professional programs; it enrolls nearly 10,000 students from across the country and from over 40 nations. The University is situated on a beautiful, 370-acre suburban campus in Wayne, New Jersey, just twenty miles west of New York City.
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William Paterson University
300 Pompton Rd
Wayne, New Jersey 07470