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Assistant Professor of Nursing

Jefferson Community College, Watertown, New York, part of the State University of New York (SUNY) system, is conducting a search for a full-time, tenure-track Assistant Professor of Nursing to begin January 2, 2023. Reporting to the Nursing Department Chair, responsibilities include classroom, skills laboratories, lab simulation, and clinical instruction for medical-surgical nursing, student advising, and committee work. Successful candidates will teach 18 contact hours per semester in both day and weekend program options. Faculty are expected to advance the College's focus on student success and completion and will work closely with the College's leadership to advance the mission of the Strategic Plan 2020-2025.
Required:  New York State RN license, Bachelor's degree in Nursing and enrolled in a Master's degree in Nursing program, with at least one half of the program requirements completed.
Applicants must interact and communicate effectively with diverse populations, foster inclusion, and promote equal access and treatment for groups traditionally under-represented in higher education.
Preferred:  A Master's degree in Nursing; strong communication skills; computer literacy; experience in team teaching, mentoring, and curriculum development; ability to work with students from diverse backgrounds; ability to integrate critical thinking strategies into the teaching/learning process; and the ability to interact with external entities such as clinical sites.
To Apply:  For additional information about the College and this posting, please visit, and select “Careers at Jefferson”.  You may apply by selecting the “Apply Now” button.  A letter of application (cover letter), résumé, unofficial transcripts, a copy of a valid New York State RN license, and contact information for three professional references are required. Review of applications will begin immediately. For consideration, completed applications must be received by Friday, October 14, 2022.  Finalists will be responsible for interview-related expenses.
Jefferson Community College offers a generous benefits package! Visit for details.
**The successful candidate may qualify for public service loan forgiveness! **

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