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Clinical Assistant or Clinical Associate Professor for Advanced Practice/DNP Program

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 faculty position. 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 instruction and clinical mentoring of NP students in clinical settings. We are looking for a candidate who has knowledge and/or experience of: DNP and Masters Advanced Practice Nursing curricula that align with CCNE and NONPF criteria for Advanced Practice; the application of innovative online class delivery and simulation methodologies; scholarship application; and health policy action/implementation. Must have a serious commitment to the professional development of graduate nursing students, clinical practice, and leadership.

Qualifications: Earned doctorate in nursing (PhD or DNP); two years of teaching and mentoring of NP students; unencumbered licensure as an APRN (FNP); National Certification as an FNP; and two years of direct practice as an APRN (FNP) with Prescriptive Authority or eligibility in SC. Excellent communication skills, team building, self-motivation, and initiative are expected. State required background checks and Basic Life Support (BLS) are required.

Inquiries may be directed to:
Dr. Stephanie Burgess, PhD, APRN, BC, FAANP
Chair, Faculty Search Committee
University of South Carolina
Columbia, SC 29208
803-777-2219
sburgess@mailbox.sc.edu

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