Job no: 516789Classification:
Assistant Professor (F9)Grade:
Grade 30Work type: Faculty Full-timeAdministrative Unit:
University of Alaska AnchorageSchool/Business unit:
UAA College of HealthLocation: AnchorageCategories: Education/Instructional, Health
ProfessionDuties: Faculty responsibilities may include
didactic teaching (in classrooms and via distance education modalities) and/or clinical instruction (in skills labs, simulation lab,
inpatient, outpatient, and community settings). Teaching assignment will be varied upon faculty experience and the needs of the program.
Assignment may include teaching in the Associate of Applied Science program, the Bachelor of Science program, or the RN-BS program. Faculty
responsibilities include: plan, implement, and evaluate nursing degree curriculum, participation in university and community service
activities, satisfaction of committee appointment requirements, and engagement in professional activities.Essential Summary of School of Nursing: As a partner in
shaping health care of Alaska, the University of Alaska Anchorage School of Nursing (SON) educates students for current and future roles in
local, state, national, and worldwide arenas, as well as for productive citizenship, personal growth, and professional nursing
practice.The SON offers undergraduate students two options: the Associate of Applied Science in nursing (AAS) and
Bachelor of Science in nursing (BS), with the AAS program delivered via distance to sites throughout the state. The RN-BS program offers a
bachelors completion program for associate prepared RNs.The SON also offers graduate studies in several specialty
tracks: Family Nurse Practitioner, Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner- Family, Nurse Educator, Nurse Leader, and Doctor of Nursing
Practice.Position Summary: The SON seeks innovative, energetic professional to
contribute to our Nursing Programs. We are seeking to fill a full-time position as the program continues to grow, and the need for health
care in the State of Alaska is significant. Faculty duties includes work to plan implement and evaluate nursing
degree curriculum, participate in university and community service activities, satisfy committee appointments, and engage in professional
- Strong interpersonal and communication
- Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively as a teacher.
- Ability to foster healthy relationships with
- Strong knowledge base in Nursing Education including curriculum, teaching methods, and clinical
- Understanding of Alaska's challenges to delivering Nursing education to both urban and rural areas.
at implementing technology for enriching nursing education.
Preference will be given to
- Must have
at least one year of experience as a registered nurse.
- Clinical experience in medical-surgical and/or critical care nursing.
- Experience working with private and public external constituencies.
Education or Training: Must hold a Master's degree in nursing or conferral of master's degree by time of
hire.Special Conditions of Employment:
- Undergraduate teaching experience in an academic institution, in either face-to-face or online learning
- Experience with curriculum development, particularly given the opportunity for ongoing and progressive
distance education course development.
- Experience in additional specialty area.
- Demonstrate the ability
to foster collegiality and work collaboratively within a diverse environment.
- Commitment to promoting diversity and
inclusivity in the classroom and workplace.
- Demonstrate the ability to work effectively and collaboratively within the
scope of the University of Alaska mission with a diverse student population and university staff.
Salary: Based upon level of academic appointment, applicable academic preparation and
experience.Assignment Information: Assistant or Associate rank, Bipartite,
Full-Time, 9 months per year (mid-August to mid-May) and full employee benefits package (https://www.alaska.edu/jobs/benefits/)Application
Procedures: Applicants will need to upload the follow documents to their online application:
- Must be eligible for unencumbered licensure as a
Registered Nurse in the State of Alaska and obtain Alaska Nursing license at the time of hire.
- Must have completed master's degree
by time of hire.
- Must provide official transcripts documenting academic credentials required for the position at the time of
- Must be eligible to work in the United States - NO work visas will be sponsored for this position.
- Cover letter
- Detailed resume containing education preparation and work experience
- One-page statement explaining your
experience and commitment to inclusion and equity for mentoring, advising, and teaching diverse student populations.
information of three professional references
Review of applications will begin May 17, 2021.
Applications received after that date may not receive our full consideration. Posting will remain open until filled.
This is an at-will, union represented adjunct position, and may be cancelled based upon the needs
of the university.
Reasonable Accommodation Statement:
The University of Alaska (UA) is responsible
for providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities throughout the applicant screening process. If you need assistance
in completing this application or during any phase of the interview process, please contact UA Human Resources by phone at 907-450-8200.
Affirmative Action Statement:
UA is an AA/EO employer and educational institution and prohibits illegal
discrimination against any individual: www.alaska.edu/nondiscrimination
The successful applicant is required to complete a background check. Any offer of
employment is contingent on the background check.
Public Disclosure Statement:
Your application for
employment with the University of Alaska is subject to public disclosure under the Alaska Public Records Act.
University of Alaska campuses are Tobacco-Free.
It is the policy of the University of Alaska (UA) that all employees are required to complete training to meet
the requirements of the positions they hold, and to complete the required training within a specified period to remain employed at the
If you have any questions regarding this position, please contact
University of Alaska HR at 907-450-8200.
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