The University of Maryland School of Nursing (UMSON) is currently recruiting for a full time faculty member to join the Department of Family and Community Health in the Community Public Health program.
The Community Public Health program offers didactic and clinical/practicum courses for students in the RN to BSN program, the BSN program, the CNL program, the MSN in Community/Public Health specialty, and the DNP. UMSON enrolls more than 1,900 students in its baccalaureate, master's, and doctoral programs. UMSON is part of the University of Maryland, graduate professional campus that also includes the schools of medicine, dentistry, law, pharmacy, and social work. Its interdisciplinary graduate school has more than 40 programs in the biosciences, law, and social work, and is one of the fastest growing biomedical research centers in the nation. The unique composition of the campus enables health professionals to address clinical care, public policy, and social issues through multidisciplinary research, scholarship, and community action. Its location in the Baltimore-Washington, D.C.-Annapolis triangle maximizes opportunities for collaboration with government agencies, health care institutions, and life science industries.
Provide clinical coordination for entry level Community Public Health clinical courses, including:
collaborate with the Department Chair, Vice Chair and Course Director to recruit adjunct clinical faculty
collaborate with clinical placement personnel responsible for recruitment of clinical sites
coordinate with clinical placement personnel responsible for ensuring faculty and students are compliant with all agency and evaluation requirements
orient adjunct clinical faculty to the role and expectations as needed
make site visits to clinical agencies
provide oversight and guidance for proper evaluation of students, sites, and clinical faculty
Participate in the development, teaching, organization, and evaluation of entry level clinical and didactic education
Maintain an active program of scholarship
Participate in faculty governance
Provide service to the school, university, and profession
Master's degree in community/public health nursing or public health required; doctoral degree in nursing or related field or enrollment within a year in a doctoral program required
Prior academic experience required
Active nursing license or eligibility to practice nursing in Maryland required
Familiarity with public health delivery sites in Maryland preferred
Organization: School of Nursing - Family and Community Health
Job Posting: Apr 26, 2021
Internal Number: 171923
About University of Maryland, Baltimore
The University of Maryland, Baltimore (UMB) is the State's public health, law and human services university devoted to excellence in professional and graduate education, research, patient care, and public service. As a diverse community of outstanding faculty, staff and students, and using state-of-the-art technological support, we educate leaders in health care delivery, biomedical science, global health, social work and the law. We emphasize interdisciplinary education and research in an atmosphere that explicitly values civility, diversity, collaboration, teamwork and accountability. By conducting internationally recognized research to cure disease and to improve the health, social functioning and just treatment of the people we serve, we foster economic development in the City, State, and nation. We are committed to ensuring that the knowledge we generate provides maximum benefit to society and directly enhances our various communities.