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Clinical Assistant or Clinical Associate Professor--Palliative Care

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Posting Number FAC00032PO17
Classification Title Clinical Assistant Professor
Internal Title Clinical Assistant or Clinical Associate Professor--Palliative Care
Campus Columbia 01
College/Division College of Nursing
Department College of Nursing
Advertised Salary Range Salary commensurate with qualifications.
Location of Vacancy
Part/Full Time Full Time
Hours per week 37.5
Hours per year 2080
Position Category Full-time Equivalent (FTE)
Basis 12 months
Work County Richland 40
Tenure Information Non-Tenure-Track
Job Search Category Faculty-Non-Tenured

About UofSC

The University of South Carolina System is comprised of the state's flagship university in Columbia (founded in 1801 and currently one of the top 50 "Best Colleges" according to U.S. News and World Report), three regional comprehensive universities (USC Aiken, USC Beaufort and USC Upstate), and Palmetto College consisting of four two-year campuses (USC Lancaster, USC Salkehatchie, USC Sumter, USC Union and Fort Jackson/Extended University). Together, the USC System institutions offer more than 450 degree programs on campus and online and are uniquely positioned to meet the state's educational, cultural, health and research needs. The System employs nearly 14,000 people who work daily to improve the lives of students, fellow South Carolinians and the world. Our diverse engaged faculty and staff enjoy a dynamic and intellectually stimulating work environment.

Benefits for FTE Positions

The University of South Carolina (UofSC), through the State of SC and Public Employee Benefit Authority (PEBA), offers state employees a valuable benefits package, including health and life insurance, generous paid leave and retirement programs. To learn more about UofSC benefits, access the benefits section on the Applicant Portal.

Position Description

Advertised Job Summary

The College of Nursing, University of South Carolina, is seeking a qualified candidate eligible for the rank of Clinical Assistant or Clinical Associate Professor to fill a full-time, 12-month non-tenure track, faculty position. This position is an on-site appointment. In addition to teaching, clinical practice and research/scholarship activities are expected. Faculty appointment and salary are commensurate with the level of advanced practice clinical practice, teaching, leadership, and scholarship experience of the candidate.

The faculty member would provide didactic and clinical instruction for undergraduate and graduate nursing students.

We are looking for a candidate who has knowledge and/or experience of undergraduate curricula and DNP and Masters Advanced Practice Nursing curricula that align with CCNE and NONPF criteria for Advanced Practice; the application of innovative online and in person class delivery and simulation methodologies; scholarship application; and health policy action/implementation.

Must have a serious commitment to the professional development of undergraduate and graduate nursing students, clinical practice, and leadership.

Required Education and Experience

Earned doctorate in nursing (PhD or DNP); specialty in Palliative Care; two years of teaching and mentoring of students; unencumbered licensure as an APRN; National Certification and two years of direct practice as an APRN, training in End of Life Nursing Education Consortium (ELNEC). Excellent communication skills, team building, self-motivation, and initiative are expected. Basic Life Support (BLS) is required. Palliative Care Certification preferred.

Preferred Qualifications

Palliative Care Certification preferred.

Posting Detail Information

Desired Start Date 08/16/2017
Job Open Date 07/21/2017
Job Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions to Applicant
Quicklink for Posting http://uscjobs.sc.edu/postings/16288
EEO Statement

The University of South Carolina does not discriminate in educational or employment opportunities on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender, age, disability, veteran status or genetics.

Funding Information

Position Attributes

Safety Sensitive or Security Sensitive Yes

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Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. List of References and Contact Information
Optional Documents