The confidential review of applications will occur as they are received and will continue until the position(s) is/are filled.
In addition to applying online applicants are requested to send a cover letter, current curriculum vita, evidence of clinical teaching experience (teaching statement), three letters of professional recommendation, copy of your nursing diploma, a copy of your nursing license in the State of Michigan is required for this position (current licensure or willingness to obtain licensure) and/or any certifications you may hold to: Attention: Jade, University of Michigan, School of Nursing, Human Resources Office, 400 N. Ingalls, Suite 1349, Ann Arbor, MI 48109-5482.
The School of Nursing (UMSN), Office of Undergraduate Studies, Undergraduate Program is recruiting nursing professionals with advanced clinical training in Community Health Nursing to teach clinical section(s) in course N456 – Community Health Nursing. Course times TBD. Successful applicants will teach a clinical section(s) of this course, in a community health setting inclusive of the Ann Arbor campus and/or the surrounding areas, including Detroit metro.
N456 – Community Health Nursing: During this theory and clinical course, students will be guided to think critically about the role and core competencies of community health nursing in promoting health, preventing disease, and restoring health. The nursing process is applied to individuals, families, aggregates and communities within diverse population and ecological contexts. Emphasis is placed on the synthesis of concepts, theories, knowledge, and practice from nursing and public health sciences to determine the health status, needs, and assets of communities and their members. Students assess physical, social, and cultural environments, identify populations at risk, and implement and evaluate appropriate nursing interventions. During clinical practice they apply the nursing process in delivering community health nursing services in partnership with health agencies and communities. Strategies for health care delivery, application of health-related technologies and databases, and multidisciplinary collaboration are emphasized.
The University of Michigan is a world-class research-intensive, enriched and highly collaborative institution. The UMSN offers a full range of accredited educational programs and is consistently ranked among the top nursing schools in the country. Please visit our website at http://www.nursing.umich.edu/ for more information. The School of Nursing values diversity highly. All people, including those who belong to groups underrepresented in nursing, are encouraged to apply.
A baccalaureate in community health nursing is required; a master’s degree in community health nursing is preferred. Preference will be given to applicants who have clinical teaching experience and content expertise in community health nursing. A nursing license in the State of Michigan is required for this position (current licensure or willingness to obtain licensure). Prior to start date this appointment requires that you be in compliance with all orientations, licenses/certifications, health requirements including standard precautions such as Basic Life Support (BLS) certification, policies and procedures both internal and external to the University.
The School of Nursing seeks to recruit and retain a diverse workforce as a reflection of our commitment to serve the diverse people of Michigan that extends world-wide, to fulfill the School’s strategic plan, and to sustain the excellence of the School of Nursing.
This position is covered under the collective bargaining agreement between the U-M and the Lecturers Employee Organization, AFL-CIO, which contains and settles all matters with respect to wages, benefits, hours and other terms and conditions of employment.
The University of Michigan conducts background checks on all job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent offer and may use a third party administrator to conduct background checks. Background checks will be performed in compliance with the Fair Credit Reporting Act.
Job openings are posted for a minimum of ten calendar days. This job may be removed from posting boards and filled anytime after the minimum posting period has ended.
The University of Michigan is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.
Internal Number: 151383
About University of Michigan - Ann Arbor
A great university is made so by its faculty and staff, and Michigan is recognized as one of the best universities to work for in the country. The Michigan culture is known for engaging faculty and staff in all facets of the university to create a workplace that is vibrant and stimulating.For two consecutive years, the Chronicle of Higher Education has placed U-M in its "Great Colleges to Work For" survey. In particular, the university earns high marks for strong relations between faculty and administrators, a collaborative system of governance, strong pay and benefits, and a healthy work/life balance.