The Assistant Professor's primary duties include, but are not limited to, administration of instruction in the didactic and clinical application of the nursing curriculum. Â Works collaboratively with the faculty in coordinating the implementation of respective programs of study. Â Demonstrates command of content in an area of specialization and develops classroom and clinical learning activities which support academic success.
Uses innovative, state-of-the-art teaching methodologies and learning activities that promote excellence in the classroom and online teaching. Serves as an academic advisor and research mentor to students and faculty, and communities of interest.
Coordinates orientation and teaching across the curriculum of studentsâ™ theory and/or clinical teaching. Plans, implements, and evaluates assigned course offerings, including clinical and practice courses.
Exhibits leadership in research for increased collaboration with nursing colleagues and other disciplines. Directs and engages in research that contributes to the advancement of nursing knowledge and nursing science. Disseminates scholarly work in professional publications/presentations at local or state meetings.
Assumes a leadership role in academic programs and committee responsibilities. Demonstrates leadership through increased participation in University activities and committees. Serves as a member of the CON Faculty Organization and in collaboration with faculty respective assigned university committees, task forces, etc.
Additional Research Responsibilities:Â Articulates a defined program of research; Directs and engage in research that contribute to the advancement of nursing knowledge and nursing science;Â Â Â Exhibits leadership in research for increased collaboration with nursing colleagues and other disciplines;Â Disseminates scholarly work in professional publications/presentation at local or state meetings;Â Demonstrates leadership through increased participation University activities and committees;Â Participates actively in local, state, national, international nursing, and professional organizations.
Required Education & Experience:
Bachelor's of Science and Masterâ™s Degree in Nursing, and a Ph.D. or doctorate equivalent in an area specialization and from an accredited institution.
Experience in teaching, including clinical practice teaching.
Required Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities:
Demonstrated knowledge, skills, and service in nursing education and practice.
Demonstrated past performance in the scholarship of nursing, including and not limited to research, scientific manuscripts, grant writing, technology, etc.
Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
Commitment to working with students and colleagues of diverse backgrounds.
Required Licensure and/or Certification:
Current licensure or eligible for licensure as a registered nurse in the State of Texas.
Job Posting Close Date:
Please attach all required documents listed belowÂ in the attachment box labeled as either âœResume/CV or Resume/Cover Letterâ on the application. Multiple attachments may be included in the âœResume/CVâ or Resume/Cover Letterâ attachment box. Â Any additional attachments provided outside of the required documents listed below are considered optional.
Resume or Curriculum Vitae
Application Submission Guidelines:
All applicants are required to apply via our Career Site on or before the closing date indicated on the job posting. Applicant inquiries received via email and websites such as Indeed, HigherEdJobs, etc. will not be considered unless the individual has applied to the available position via theÂ PVAMUÂ Career site.
The required documents listed in the above "Required Attachments" section must be attached to the application prior to the job closing date indicated to ensure full consideration for the application submitted. Please contact the Office of Human Resource on or before the closing date indicated above at 936-261-1730 or firstname.lastname@example.org should you need assistance with the online application process.
Background Check Requirements:
All positions are security sensitive. Applicants are subject to a criminal history investigation, and employment is contingent upon the institutionâ™s verification of credentials and/or other information required by the institutionâ™s procedures, including the completion of the criminal history check.
Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer committed to diversity.
Prairie View A&M University is dedicated to excellence in teaching, research and service. It is committed to achieving relevance in each component of its mission by addressing issues and proposing solutions through programs and services designed to respond to the needs and aspirations of individuals, families, organizations, agencies, schools, and communities--both rural and urban. Prairie View A&M University is a state-assisted institution by legislative designation, serving a diverse ethnic and socioeconomic population, and a land-grant institution by federal statute.