National Institute on Aging

University of Cincinnati — Assistant Professor, Psych / Mental Health, Doctor of Nursing Program

Job Overview
The College of Nursing at the University of Cincinnati is seeking to fill a, non-tenure earning clinical faculty position to contribute to the College’s mission of teaching, service and scholarship. We are currently seeking candidates who are prepared to lead and/or teach in the Psychiatric Mental Health and Doctor of Nursing Programs (DNP) in the Graduate Program. The selected candidate will be expected to foster an environment of equity, inclusion and belonging. This is a 12 month appointment with duties extending across all 12 months of the year. Primary teaching semesters may be Fall/Spring/Summer. Instruction requires both online and on campus delivery.

Faculty members in the Clinical Track are prepared at the doctoral level in a nursing specialty or health related field and hold non-tenure faculty positions that are responsible for teaching and program development and evaluation within their nursing specialty. May also contribute to clinical, scholarly, and service missions of the University, the College, and other activities, expectations for which may be described in letters of appointment and in their unit reappointment and promotion criteria. 

Essential Functions

  • Conduct and teach assigned undergraduate and/or graduate-level courses and seminars.
  • Attend meetings, participate in governance, prepare materials for teaching.
  • Evaluate and develop curriculum for department and/or college.
  • Serve as an academic adviser for students and evaluate student coursework.
  • Serve on college or university committees and participate in curriculum development activities.
  • Serve on graduate committees, supervise laboratories (where appropriate), independent study activities, and off-campus learning.
  • Engage in other activities ancillary to or in support of his or her responsibilities.
  • Render service to the professional or lay community which is relevant to the individual’s academic specialty.
  • Review, and where necessary, respond in a timely manner to all University-related communications.
  • Other related duties as assigned.

Required Education
Must have obtained a Doctorate or terminal degree from a regionally accredited college or university of recognized standing in a field appropriate to the requirements of the position. 

Required Trainings/Certifications
Requires a current and active Ohio RN license or the ability to obtain licensing in Ohio.

Required Experience
Clinical Nursing background and currently practicing Psychiatric NP and DNP.

Compensation and Benefits
UC offers a wide array of complementary and affordable benefit options, to meet the financial, educational, health, and wellness needs of you and your family.

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The University of Cincinnati is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer / Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran.