The Department of Nursing at Dutchess Community College invites applications for a faculty position in Nursing. This opening is a tenure track position with an expected start date in August of 2013.
The position involves teaching a variety of nursing courses, which will include both classroom and clinical instruction in an integrated nursing curriculum. Teaching assignments may include evening assignments and clinical courses may not be limited to the immediate Poughkeepsie area. Knowledge of curriculum development, test construction, outcome evaluation, prior teaching experience, and possession of strong clinical skills are necessary to fulfill this position.
Minimum qualifications include an earned Master’s degree (terminal degree preferred) in Nursing or Nursing Education and a license to practice as a Registered Professional Nurse in New York State. Preference will be given to candidates with experience working with or teaching community college students and to those with an understanding and appreciation of the role of the community college in higher education. Candidates should have some experience in using instructional technology in classroom or online adaptations, and a willingness to adopt new and emerging technologies. A commitment to diversity and an understanding of how diversity impacts learning and instruction is strongly preferred.
DCC offers a comprehensive compensation and benefits package.
Applicants for this position should submit a current resume and a cover letter that clearly states how the candidate fulfills the required and preferred qualifications. Review of applications will begin on January 11, 2013, and will continue until the position is filled.
Send resume and cover letter to:
Human Resources Management
Dutchess Community College
53 Pendell Road
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
Fax: (845) 431-8595
Dutchess Community College is committed to the principle of diversity and encourages applications from women, minorities, veterans, the disabled and all others (AA/EOE).