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Administrative Support Assistant

Date Announced: unavailable
Full/Part Time:Full Time

Description

The Ross and Carol Nese College of Nursing seeks to fill a vital position on our team. The successful candidate will be part of the administrative team that supports Nese CON functions, including graduate students in both residential and World Campus programs. This position is the primary administrative support for the Nese CON Graduate Program, assisting and supporting all activities related to the graduate academic programs.

Primary duties include building course schedules; monitoring course enrollments; coordinating the admissions process; scheduling exams; monitoring student major requirements; revisions to the graduate program handbooks and website information; communicating with graduate degree and certificate students about deadlines, policies, and procedures; maintaining program databases; and monitoring records for compliance with the retention policy. Additional duties may include processing ERS reports; preparing graduate assistantship, offer letters and contracts; salary assignment sheets, coordinating special events, seminars and activities, including arrangements for facilities, supplies, technology and food service; serving on department, college and university committees as requested; and responding to routine and moderately complex questions/issues with a minimum of supervision. This position is the first point of contact for students interested in entering all graduate degree program in the Nese CON and requires regular contact with the World Campus team, the Graduate School, and other University offices.

This position will be filled at a Level 3 and typically requires an Associate’s Degree or higher plus two years of related experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Experience with student data systems, room scheduling systems, admissions platforms and data management systems is desirable. Within Penn State’s infrastructure, those systems are: LionPATH, CollegeNet, GRADS, iTWO, and ERS/SAP Concur. Proficiency in the use of office 365 (MS Word, Excel and Access), and knowledge of University policies and Graduate School are preferred. Ideal candidates will have excellent communication, organizational, and customer service skills; and the ability to manage multiple priorities with a high level of professionalism. The individual should be able to work both independently and collaboratively with a minimum of supervision and have demonstrated ability to interact with diverse members of the public, as well as students, staff, and colleagues within the University. Applicants for this position should provide evidence, either woven through their application materials or as a separate statement, of a commitment to fostering diversity, equity, inclusive excellence, and belonging and of engagement which creates an inclusive environment in their department/workplace.

Penn State and the Ross and Carol Nese College of Nursing are committed to and accountable for advancing diversity, equity, and inclusion in all its forms. We embrace individual uniqueness, foster a culture of inclusive excellence that supports both broad and specific diversity initiatives, leverage the educational and institutional benefits of diversity, and engage all individuals to help them thrive. We value inclusive excellence as a core strength and an essential element of our public service mission. A commitment to strive to actively identify, describe, counter, and dismantle individual, interpersonal, institutional, and structural racism in all components of our work is necessary in our college community.

CAMPUS SECURITY CRIME STATISTICS:

Pursuant to the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act and the Pennsylvania Act of 1988, Penn State publishes a combined Annual Security and Annual Fire Safety Report (ASR). The ASR includes crime statistics and institutional policies concerning campus security, such as those concerning alcohol and drug use, crime prevention, the reporting of crimes, sexual assault, and other matters. The ASR is available for review here.

Employment with the University will require successful completion of background check(s) in accordance with University policies.

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Instructor/Assistant Teaching Professor of Nursing

Date Announced: unavailable

Description

Penn State Altoona and the Ross and Carol Nese College of Nursing seeks applicants for a full-time Instructor or Assistant Teaching Professor in mental health nursing and adult medical-surgical nursing in the undergraduate program at Penn State Altoona. This position is a full-time, non-tenure-line, limited-term (single year), thirty-six-week appointment for spring and summer semesters, with a Spring 2022 start date.

Candidates for the position at the rank of Instructor will possess a master’s degree in Nursing and eligibility for RN licensure in Pennsylvania. An earned Doctorate degree (e.g., DNP, PhD) within 5 years of hire is a condition of continued employment. Candidates for the position at the rank of Assistant Teaching Professor will possess a doctorate degree (e.g., DNP, PhD) and eligibility for RN licensure in Pennsylvania. Candidates with a doctorate will be given preference.

Primary responsibilities will include coordination and instruction in mental health nursing and adult medical-surgical nursing, including classroom, simulation lab, and clinical teaching. In addition to teaching, responsibilities include advising students, engaging in efforts to remain current in the discipline, participation in service opportunities, and scholarly activities as appropriate. Successful candidates will work collaboratively with other faculty to support our mission of ensuring the highest quality undergraduate education. Candidates must be student-centered and open to innovative program delivery using technology. Candidates will also be expected to participate in student recruitment and retention, and program assessment.

Penn State University is a multi-campus public land-grant university that improves the lives of the people of Pennsylvania, the nation, and the world. Our instructional mission includes undergraduate, graduate, and continuing and distance education informed by scholarship and research. Penn State Altoona is a four-year baccalaureate institution and one of the stand-alone Colleges that make up the 24-campus Pennsylvania State University. Penn State Altoona offers 22 complete undergraduate major programs (a full list can be found at altoona.psu.edu/academics) and the first two years of over 200 other majors that can be completed at University Park or another Penn State campus. Over 2500 students as well as 500 faculty and staff comprise the Penn State Altoona community. Students and faculty at Penn State Altoona have the resources of a major research university at their disposal, but in a small college atmosphere. Class sizes are small, and the student/faculty ratio is low which provides students with individualized attention. Our faculty members are committed to providing a high-quality educational experience to their students and are actively engaged in research. Steeped in tradition and enriched through advancement, Penn State Altoona provides an excellent education in an active-learning environment where a variety of engaged scholarship opportunities are available. Our students receive a world-class education delivered in a small campus setting where they have opportunities to participate in undergraduate research projects supervised by faculty members.  For more information about the campus, visit http://altoona.psu.edu.

Penn State Ross and Carol Nese College of Nursing is one of the most comprehensive colleges of nursing in any public university in the country.  With over 2,100 undergraduate students and approximately 200 graduate students, our footprint is world-wide with our faculty creating immeasurable experiences for our students around the globe.

The Pennsylvania State University is committed to and accountable for advancing diversity, equity, and inclusion in all its forms. We embrace individual uniqueness, foster a culture of inclusion that supports both broad and specific diversity initiatives, leverage the educational and institutional benefits of diversity, and engage all individuals to help them thrive. We value inclusion as a core strength and an essential element of our public service mission. Information on the College and its programs can be found at http://www.nursing.psu.edu/

Inquiries about the position should be addressed to Dr. Suzanne Kuhn at skk6@psu.edu.

Employment will require successful background check(s) in accordance with University policies. Penn State is committed to affirmative action, equal opportunity, and the diversity of its workforce. Applicants are required to submit a cover letter of application detailing relevant qualifications for the position, a current curriculum vitae, and the names and contact information for three professional references. Apply at https://hr.psu.edu/careers. Please note applications submitted via email cannot be accepted.

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Assistant Teaching Professor in Nursing

Date Announced: unavailable

Description

Penn State Schuylkill is searching for two colleagues to join our Health Sciences faculty as Assistant Teaching Professors in Nursing for our newly launched BSN program in conjunction with the Penn State Ross and Carol Nese College of Nursing (CON). These are limited term (multi-year), non-tenure-line, 36 weeks appointment, with option for renewal. The candidates should have expertise in one of the following areas: Gerontology, Pediatrics, or OB/maternal. Both faculty members will teach general nursing courses along with courses in their area of expertise. Both positions are full-time thirty-six-week appointments with full benefits. The successful candidates will begin teaching Fall 2022 or as negotiated.

For both positions the primary responsibilities will include coordination and instruction in health assessment, professional nursing, fundamentals and medical/surgical nursing courses, including classroom and clinical teaching. Simulation and virtual teaching experience are preferred. Teaching assignments may require teaching day, evening and/or Saturday classes as needed. In addition to teaching, responsibilities include advising students, participating in committees, and other service and scholarly activities as appropriate. There is an expectation that the faculty member will be involved in research, scholarship and/or quality improvement initiatives that benefit the campus, the college, the university, our students and the community and will also provide service to the campus, discipline and society.

It is preferred that the candidate possess a terminal degree; candidates without a terminal degree should possess at least a Masters degree or its equivalent; show evidence of professional growth, scholarship, and mastery of medical surgical subject matter; hold a valid nursing license; and hold or be eligible for RN licensure in Pennsylvania. Certified Healthcare Simulation Education (CHSE) certification is expected upon hire or within 2-3 years of hire for the simulation coordinator position. Certified Nurse Educator (CNE) certification is highly preferred. Commitment to high-quality instruction in a student-centered environment, engagement with fellow faculty members in ways that contribute to a scholarly community on campus, active leadership in campus life, and engagement in the community through outreach activities that address regional needs are required. Interest in active and collaborative learning, the use of instructional technology, and hybrid and online teaching is an advantage. Enthusiasm for working in a multidisciplinary environment is important.

The Penn State Ross and Carol Nese College of Nursing is one of the most comprehensive colleges of nursing in any public university in the country.  With over 2,100 undergraduate students and approximately 200 graduate students, the Ross and Carol Nese College of Nursing footprint is world-wide with our faculty creating immeasurable experiences for our students around the globe. More information about the Ross and Carol Nese College of Nursing can be found at nursing.psu.edu

Penn State Schuylkill, located in East-Central Pennsylvania, is a four-year campus of the Pennsylvania State University with a mission to provide affordable high-quality education, research that improves lives, and community engagement. With just over 600 students, the campus offers the advantages of a small college with all the resources of a major research university at their disposal. Class sizes are small and the student/faculty ratio is low, so students can receive much individual attention. Our faculty members are committed to providing a high-quality educational experience, are actively engaged in research, mentor students conducting undergraduate research projects. Penn State Schuylkill is located in scenic Schuylkill County with a low cost of living, abundant outdoor recreational opportunities, and easy access to Philadelphia, New York City, and Washington, D.C. Closer medium and smaller cities include Hazleton, Lebanon, and Reading—each 30 miles away, with Allentown and Harrisburg being 40 and 50 miles from campus respectively. For additional information about Penn State Schuylkill, please visit our website at https://schuylkill.psu.edu.

Inquiries about the position should be addressed to Cory Scherer, Interim Director of Academic Affairs, Penn State Schuylkill.  E-mail: crs15@psu.edu. Telephone: 570-385-6100.

Applicants are required to submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and three letters of reference. Finalists will be asked to submit samples of scholarly and/or creative work. Application review will begin immediately and will continue until suitable candidate is found.

Penn State is committed to and accountable for advancing diversity, equity, and inclusion in all of its forms. We embrace individual uniqueness, foster a culture of inclusion that supports both broad and specific diversity initiatives, leverage the educational and institutional benefits of diversity, and engage all individuals to help them thrive. We value inclusion as a core strength and an essential element of our public service mission.

CAMPUS SECURITY CRIME STATISTICS:

Pursuant to the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act and the Pennsylvania Act of 1988, Penn State publishes a combined Annual Security and Annual Fire Safety Report (ASR). The ASR includes crime statistics and institutional policies concerning campus security, such as those concerning alcohol and drug use, crime prevention, the reporting of crimes, sexual assault, and other matters. The ASR is available for review here.

Employment with the University will require successful completion of background check(s) in accordance with University policies.

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Assistant Teaching Professor of Nursing

Date Announced: unavailable

Description

The Ross and Carol Nese College of Nursing seeks applicants for a teaching position in the undergraduate program at Penn State Scranton. The Penn State Ross and Carol Nese College of Nursing is one of the most comprehensive colleges of nursing in any public university in the country. With over 2,100 undergraduate students and approximately 200 graduate students, our footprint is world-wide with our faculty creating immeasurable experiences for our students around the globe. This is a full-time thirty-six-week, limited-term, non tenure-line with excellent potential for reappointment. The successful candidate will be expected to teach fall and spring semesters with an anticipated start date as early as August 2022.

Primary responsibilities will include coordination and instruction in adult medical-surgical nursing courses, including classroom, simulation lab, and clinical teaching. In addition to teaching, responsibilities include advising students, participating in committees, and other service and scholarly activities as appropriate. The candidate must possess a terminal Nursing degree by the position start date; show evidence of professional growth, scholarship, and mastery of medical surgical subject matter; hold a valid nursing license; and be eligible for RN licensure in Pennsylvania.

The following clearances must be successfully completed for this position:

  • Pennsylvania State Police Criminal Background Check
  • Pennsylvania Child Abuse History
  • Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) Criminal Background Check

The Pennsylvania State University is committed to and accountable for advancing diversity, equity, and inclusion in all its forms. We embrace individual uniqueness, foster a culture of inclusion that supports both broad and specific diversity initiatives, leverage the educational and institutional benefits of diversity, and engage all individuals to help them thrive. We value inclusion as a core strength and an essential element of our public service mission. Information on the College and its programs can be found at http://www.nursing.psu.edu/

Penn State University is a multi-campus public land-grant university that improves the lives of the people of Pennsylvania, the nation, and the world. Our instructional mission includes undergraduate, graduate, and continuing and distance education informed by scholarship and research. Our research, scholarship, and creative activities promote human and economic development through the expansion of knowledge and its applications in the natural and applied sciences, social sciences, arts, humanities, and the professions.

Penn State Scranton is one of more than 20 Penn State campuses state-wide. It is a student-centered campus of approximately 1,000 students. The campus offers 13 baccalaureate degrees and 4 associate degrees as well as the coursework for the first two years of more than 160 Penn State baccalaureate majors. Students and faculty at Penn State Scranton have the resources of a major research university at their disposal, but in a small college atmosphere. Class sizes are small, and the student/faculty ratio is low which provides students with individualized attention. Our faculty members are committed to providing a high-quality educational experience to their students and are actively engaged in research. Steeped in tradition and enriched through advancement, Penn State Scranton provides an excellent education in an active-learning environment where a variety of engaged scholarship opportunities are available. Our students receive a world-class education delivered in a small campus setting where they have opportunities to participate in undergraduate research projects supervised by faculty members. For more information about the campus, visit https://scranton.psu.edu/

Penn State offers a generous benefits package that includes health insurance, dental and vision plans, retirement plans, a 75% tuition discount for full-time employees, their spouse, and children to attend any Penn State campus, and paid vacation and sick days. Information about benefits is available here: https://hr.psu.edu/benefits

Inquiries about the position should be addressed to Dr. Durell Johnson, Chief Academic Officer, Penn State Scranton at hdj2@psu.edu.

Applicants are required to submit a cover letter of application detailing relevant qualifications for this job, a current curriculum vitae, and the names and contact information for three professional references.

Application review begins November 26, 2021, and continues until a suitable candidate is found.Employment will require successful completion of background check(s) in accordance with University policies. Penn State is committed to affirmative action, equal opportunity and the diversity of its workforce.

CAMPUS SECURITY CRIME STATISTICS:

Pursuant to the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act and the Pennsylvania Act of 1988, Penn State publishes a combined Annual Security and Annual Fire Safety Report (ASR). The ASR includes crime statistics and institutional policies concerning campus security, such as those concerning alcohol and drug use, crime prevention, the reporting of crimes, sexual assault, and other matters. The ASR is available for review here.

Employment with the University will require successful completion of background check(s) in accordance with University policies.

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Lecturer or Assistant Teaching Professor of Nursing

Date Announced: unavailable

Description

Penn State Fayette, The Eberly Campus and the Ross and Carol Nese College of Nursing seeks candidates for Assistant Teaching Professor (doctoral level) or Lecturer (masters level pursuing a doctorate) position in Nursing. This is a full-time, 36 week, non tenure-line, limited-term, multi-year appointment to begin August 2022 with excellent potential for re-appointment. The Nese College of Nursing is one of the most comprehensive colleges of nursing in any public university in the country. With over 2,100 undergraduate students and approximately 200 graduate students, our footprint is world-wide with our faculty creating immeasurable experiences for our students around the globe.

Responsibilities: Primary responsibilities will include coordination and instruction in medical surgical nursing courses, including classroom, simulation laboratory, and clinical teaching. Other responsibilities may include participating in course, curriculum, and program development; advising students and providing career guidance; participating in campus, university, and community service activities; and engaging in scholarship to stay current in the discipline. Some of these responsibilities may require teaching day, evening and/or Saturday classes or attending an occasional weekend event, as needed.

Qualifications: A completed terminal degree by appointment is preferred for Assistant Teaching Professor. Consideration will be given to applicants with a Master’s degree and enrolled in a doctoral program for Lecturer. Successful applicants should show evidence of professional growth, scholarship, and mastery of medical-surgical subject matter (e.g, specialty certifications); hold a valid nursing license; and be eligible for RN licensure in Pennsylvania. Commitment to high-quality instruction in a student-centered environment is expected. Prior college-level and online teaching experience preferred as well as an interest in active and collaborative learning and the instructional use of technology. Enthusiasm for working in a multidisciplinary environment is important. Sponsorship is not available for this position, thus candidates requiring sponsorship need not apply.

Applications: All application materials should be uploaded at the same time during application. Applicants must provide a letter of application including a description of teaching approach and a current curriculum vita directly to the online Penn State job search site at https://hr.psu.edu/careers. Inquiries about the position should be addressed to Dr. Charles Patrick, Chancellor and CAO, Penn State Fayette. E-mail: wcp13@psu.edu. Phone: (724)430-4200. Review of applications will begin early in 2022 and will continue until the position is filled.

This position requires the successful completion of standard background checks in accordance with University policies.

Penn State Fayette is committed to enhancing the diversity of the campus. Candidates who can contribute to this imperative are encouraged to apply. Enthusiasm for working in a multidisciplinary environment is important as Penn State is committed to affirmative action, equal opportunity, and the diversity of its workforce. Employment will require successful completion of background check(s) in accordance with University policies.

CAMPUS SECURITY CRIME STATISTICS:

Pursuant to the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act and the Pennsylvania Act of 1988, Penn State publishes a combined Annual Security and Annual Fire Safety Report (ASR). The ASR includes crime statistics and institutional policies concerning campus security, such as those concerning alcohol and drug use, crime prevention, the reporting of crimes, sexual assault, and other matters. The ASR is available for review here.

Employment with the University will require successful completion of background check(s) in accordance with University policies.

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Instructor/Assistant Teaching Professor of Nursing

Date Announced: unavailable
Full/Part Time:Full Time

Description

JOB DESCRIPTION AND POSITION REQUIREMENTS:

Position Title:  Nursing, Instructor/Assistant Teaching Professor, Fixed-Term, 36 weeks

Starting Date: January 3, 2022

Penn State Altoona and the Ross and Carol Nese College of Nursing seeks applicants for a full-time Instructor or Assistant Teaching Professor in maternal newborn and pediatric nursing in the undergraduate program at Penn State Altoona. This position is a full-time, non-tenure-line, limited-term (single year), thirty-six-week appointment for spring and summer semesters, with a Spring 2022 start date.

Candidates for the position at the rank of Instructor will possess a master’s degree in Nursing and eligibility for RN licensure in Pennsylvania. An earned Doctorate degree (e.g., DNP, PhD) within 5 years of hire is a condition of continued employment. Candidates for the position at the rank of Assistant Teaching Professor will possess a doctorate degree (e.g., DNP, PhD) and eligibility for RN licensure in Pennsylvania. Candidates with a doctorate will be given preference.

Primary responsibilities will include coordination and instruction in adult medical-surgical and critical care nursing, including classroom, simulation lab, and clinical teaching. In addition to teaching, responsibilities include advising students, engaging in efforts to remain current in the discipline, participation in service opportunities, and scholarly activities as appropriate. Successful candidates will work collaboratively with other faculty to support our mission of ensuring the highest quality undergraduate education. Candidates must be student-centered and open to innovative program delivery using technology. Candidates will also be expected to participate in student recruitment and retention, and program assessment.

Penn State University is a multi-campus public land-grant university that improves the lives of the people of Pennsylvania, the nation, and the world. Our instructional mission includes undergraduate, graduate, and continuing and distance education informed by scholarship and research. Penn State Altoona is a four-year baccalaureate institution and one of the stand-alone Colleges that make up the 24-campus Pennsylvania State University. Penn State Altoona offers 22 complete undergraduate major programs (a full list can be found at altoona.psu.edu/academics) and the first two years of over 200 other majors that can be completed at University Park or another Penn State campus. Over 2500 students as well as 500 faculty and staff comprise the Penn State Altoona community. Students and faculty at Penn State Altoona have the resources of a major research university at their disposal, but in a small college atmosphere. Class sizes are small, and the student/faculty ratio is low which provides students with individualized attention. Our faculty members are committed to providing a high-quality educational experience to their students and are actively engaged in research. Steeped in tradition and enriched through advancement, Penn State Altoona provides an excellent education in an active-learning environment where a variety of engaged scholarship opportunities are available. Our students receive a world-class education delivered in a small campus setting where they have opportunities to participate in undergraduate research projects supervised by faculty members.  For more information about the campus, visit http://altoona.psu.edu.

Penn State Ross and Carol Nese College of Nursing is one of the most comprehensive colleges of nursing in any public university in the country.  With over 2,100 undergraduate students and approximately 200 graduate students, our footprint is world-wide with our faculty creating immeasurable experiences for our students around the globe.

The Pennsylvania State University is committed to and accountable for advancing diversity, equity, and inclusion in all its forms. We embrace individual uniqueness, foster a culture of inclusion that supports both broad and specific diversity initiatives, leverage the educational and institutional benefits of diversity, and engage all individuals to help them thrive. We value inclusion as a core strength and an essential element of our public service mission. Information on the College and its programs can be found at http://www.nursing.psu.edu/

Inquiries about the position should be addressed to Dr. Suzanne Kuhn at skk6@psu.edu.

Employment will require successful background check(s) in accordance with University policies. Penn State is committed to affirmative action, equal opportunity, and the diversity of its workforce. Applicants are required to submit a cover letter of application detailing relevant qualifications for the position, a current curriculum vitae, and the names and contact information for three professional references. Apply at https://hr.psu.edu/careers. Please note applications submitted via email cannot be accepted.

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Assistant Teaching Professor in Nursing (OB/Gyn)

Date Announced: unavailable

Description

The Ross and Carol Nese College of Nursing seeks applicants for a full-time (thirty-six-week) non-tenure line appointment with full benefits, in the undergraduate program at Penn State Erie, The Behrend College to begin Fall 2021 or Spring 2022. The Penn State Ross and Carol Nese College of Nursing is one of the most comprehensive colleges of nursing in any public university in the country. With over 2,100 undergraduate students and approximately 200 graduate students, our footprint is world-wide with our faculty creating immeasurable experiences for our students around the globe.

Primary responsibilities will include:

  • Coordination and instruction in obstetrical and gynecological nursing courses, including classroom, simulation lab, and clinical teaching, along with other courses that match the candidate’s background.
  • Advising students.
  • Participating in committees.
  • Other service and scholarly activities as appropriate.

The position will be filled as Assistant Teaching Professor (doctorate) or Instructor (master’s degree) based on the applicant’s credentials. Preference will be given to those holding a doctoral degree, and consideration given to Master’s degree candidates who are pursuing a doctoral degree.

Successful applicants should show evidence of professional growth, scholarship, and mastery of obstetrical and gynecological subject matter; hold a valid nursing license; and be eligible for RN licensure in Pennsylvania. The Erie area has multiple opportunities available for collaborative research and scholarly activity through two local hospitals. Additionally, the college maintains a research partnership with the Magee Women’s Research Institute – Erie (MWRI-Erie).

The Pennsylvania State University is committed to and accountable for advancing diversity, equity, and inclusion in all its forms. We embrace individual uniqueness, foster a culture of inclusion that supports both broad and specific diversity initiatives, leverage the educational and institutional benefits of diversity, and engage all individuals to help them thrive. We value inclusion as a core strength and an essential element of our public service mission. Information on the College and its programs can be found at http://www.nursing.psu.edu/

Penn State University is a multi-campus public land-grant university that improves the lives of the people of Pennsylvania, the nation, and the world. Our instructional mission includes undergraduate, graduate, and continuing and distance education informed by scholarship and research. Our research, scholarship, and creative activities promote human and economic development through the expansion of knowledge and its applications in the natural and applied sciences, social sciences, arts, humanities, and the professions.

Penn State Erie, The Behrend College, is an undergraduate and graduate college of The Pennsylvania State University. Situated on a beautiful, wooded 854-acre hillside campus recognized as a U.S. arboretum, we have four academic schools (Business; Engineering; Humanities and Social Sciences; and, Science); student residential living; a range of research programs and outreach centers; and a highly successful business and technology park. With 5,000 students in resident instruction and online in college programs offered through Penn State World Campus, we uniquely blend the atmosphere and focus on teaching of a small college with access to the academic, research, and professional development resources of a Big 10, R1 University. Our college is an open laboratory of learning and discovery where students gain real-life experience engaging with business, industry, and community partners. We seek faculty members who share our commitment to both teaching and scholarship, to the holistic development of students, and to principles of respect, diversity, and inclusiveness.

Erie, Pennsylvania is a metropolitan area of more than a quarter million people located on the southern shores of Lake Erie, two hours from Cleveland, Pittsburgh, and Buffalo. The area’s economy reflects a mix of educational, medical, industrial, tourism, and service activity; the region is home to five colleges and universities in the region, including Penn State Behrend. Northwestern Pennsylvania offers abundant cultural, sports, and recreational opportunities with four seasons of adventure. Summers feature miles of beaches, a range of lake sports, and festivals every weekend, and the winters are made for skiing, skating, and more. It’s easy to get around, housing is affordable, and the cost of living is modest. Erie offers relaxed, comfortable living. For more information about the campus, visit www.behrend.psu.edu.

Applicants are required to submit a cover letter of application detailing relevant qualifications for this job, a current curriculum vitae, and the names and contact information for three professional references at the time of application. Inquiries about the position should be addressed to Dr. Kimberly Streiff kws5659@psu.edu. Application review begins immediately and continues until a suitable candidate is found.

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Assistant Teaching Professor in Nursing (Pediatrics)

Date Announced: unavailable

Description

The Ross and Carol Nese College of Nursing seeks applicants for a full-time (thirty-six-week) non-tenure line appointment with full benefits, in the undergraduate program at Penn State Erie, The Behrend College to begin Fall 2021 or Spring 2022. The Penn State Ross and Carol Nese College of Nursing is one of the most comprehensive colleges of Nursing in any public university in the country. With over 2,100 undergraduate students and approximately 200 graduate students, our footprint is world-wide with our faculty creating immeasurable experiences for our students around the globe.

Primary responsibilities will include

  • Coordination and instruction in pediatric nursing courses, including classroom, simulation lab, and clinical teaching, along with other courses that match the candidate’s background.
  • Advising students.
  • Participating in committees.
  • Other service and scholarly activities as appropriate.

​The position will be filled as Assistant Teaching Professor (doctorate) or Instructor (master’s degree) based on the applicant’s credentials. Preference will be given to those holding a doctoral degree, and consideration given to Master’s degree candidates who are pursuing a doctoral degree.

Successful applicants should show evidence of professional growth, scholarship, and mastery of pediatric subject matter; hold a valid nursing license; and be eligible for RN licensure in Pennsylvania. The Erie area has multiple opportunities available for collaborative research and scholarly activity through two local hospitals. Additionally, the college maintains a research partnership with the Magee Women’s Research Institute – Erie (MWRI-Erie).

The Pennsylvania State University is committed to and accountable for advancing diversity, equity, and inclusion in all its forms. We embrace individual uniqueness, foster a culture of inclusion that supports both broad and specific diversity initiatives, leverage the educational and institutional benefits of diversity, and engage all individuals to help them thrive. We value inclusion as a core strength and an essential element of our public service mission. Information on the College and its programs can be found at http://www.nursing.psu.edu/

Penn State University is a multi-campus public land-grant university that improves the lives of the people of Pennsylvania, the nation, and the world. Our instructional mission includes undergraduate, graduate, and continuing and distance education informed by scholarship and research. Our research, scholarship, and creative activities promote human and economic development through the expansion of knowledge and its applications in the natural and applied sciences, social sciences, arts, humanities, and the professions.  

Penn State Erie, The Behrend College, is an undergraduate and graduate college of The Pennsylvania State University. Situated on a beautiful, wooded 854-acre hillside campus recognized as a U.S. arboretum, we have four academic schools (Business; Engineering; Humanities and Social Sciences; and, Science); student residential living; a range of research programs and outreach centers; and a highly successful business and technology park. With 5,000 students in resident instruction and online in college programs offered through Penn State World Campus, we uniquely blend the atmosphere and focus on teaching of a small college with access to the academic, research, and professional development resources of a Big 10, R1 University. Our college is an open laboratory of learning and discovery where students gain real-life experience engaging with business, industry, and community partners. We seek faculty members who share our commitment to both teaching and scholarship, to the holistic development of students, and to principles of respect, diversity, and inclusiveness.

Erie, Pennsylvania is a metropolitan area of more than a quarter million people located on the southern shores of Lake Erie, two hours from Cleveland, Pittsburgh, and Buffalo. The area’s economy reflects a mix of educational, medical, industrial, tourism, and service activity; the region is home to five colleges and universities in the region, including Penn State Behrend. Northwestern Pennsylvania offers abundant cultural, sports, and recreational opportunities with four seasons of adventure. Summers feature miles of beaches, a range of lake sports, and festivals every weekend, and the winters are made for skiing, skating, and more. It’s easy to get around, housing is affordable, and the cost of living is modest. Erie offers relaxed, comfortable living. For more information about the campus, visit www.behrend.psu.edu.

Applicants are required to submit a cover letter of application detailing relevant qualifications for this job, a current curriculum vitae, and the names and contact information for three professional references at time of application. Inquiries about the position should be addressed to Dr. Kimberly Streiff kws5659@psu.edu. Application review begins immediately and continues until a suitable candidate is found.

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Assistant Teaching/Research Professor in Undergraduate Nursing Program

Date Announced: 09-11-2020
Full/Part Time:Full Time

Description

The Ross and Carol Nese College of Nursing seeks applicants for a teaching position in the undergraduate program at our University Park location. The Penn State Ross and Carol Nese College of Nursing is one of the most comprehensive colleges of nursing in any public university in the country.  With over 2,100 undergraduate students and approximately 200 graduate students, our footprint is world-wide with our faculty creating immeasurable experiences for our students around the globe. This will be a full-time thirty-six-week appointment with full benefits. The successful candidate will be expected to teach fall and spring semesters with an anticipated start date as early as January 2022.

Primary responsibilities will include coordination and instruction in adult medical-surgical nursing courses, including both classroom and clinical teaching. In addition to teaching, responsibilities include advising students, participating in committees, and other service and scholarly activities as appropriate. The position will be filled at the Assistant Teaching/Research Professor or higher rank based upon the credentials of the successful candidate. The candidate must possess a terminal degree; show evidence of professional growth, scholarship, and mastery of medical surgical subject matter; hold a valid nursing license; and be eligible for RN licensure in Pennsylvania.

We offer a competitive salary, commensurate with qualifications and experience. The Pennsylvania State University is committed to and accountable for advancing diversity, equity, and inclusion in all its forms. We embrace individual uniqueness, foster a culture of inclusion that supports both broad and specific diversity initiatives, leverage the educational and institutional benefits of diversity, and engage all individuals to help them thrive. We value inclusion as a core strength and an essential element of our public service mission.

To be considered, candidates must apply electronically on the Penn State job site at https://psu.jobs/ and submit the following: a cover letter of application detailing relevant qualifications for this job; a current curriculum vitae; and, the names and contact information for three professional references. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Information on the College and its programs can be found at http://www.nursing.psu.edu/.  Questions can be directed to: Mary Alyce Nelson, DNP, RN at mun138@psu.edu.

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