Open date: June 2nd, 2020
Last review date: Monday, Jun 22, 2020 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled.
Final date: Tuesday, Jun 1, 2021 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.
The Sue & Bill Gross School of Nursing at the University of California, Irvine is seeking qualified candidates for Health Sciences Clinical Instructor positions. This recruitment is for clinicians who are interested in pursuing a career in clinical practice as a nurse practitioner within an academic medical center in a dynamic and growing School of Nursing. The School is seeking clinicians who have experience in underserved community clinic settings or Federally-Qualified Health Centers (FQHC) and a desire to pursue a career within an academic FQHC. Level and salary are commensurate with background and experience.
REQUIREMENTS: Candidates must have National Board Certification as a Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP). Candidates must demonstrate excellent clinical and communication skills. Candidates may have experience with clinical teaching and possess a desire to work in an interdisciplinary team. Candidates must have a Master’s degree in Nursing or Doctor of Nursing Practice degree, as well as an active and unencumbered California RN license, California NP Certificate, NP Furnishing Number, and DEA Registration. Bilingual Spanish-speaking preferred.
Applicants should submit complete applications that include the following: Cover Letter, Curriculum Vitae, Teaching Statement, Publication or Creative Activity and 3-5 references written by superiors and/or academic advisors. Additionally, candidates must submit a statement on previous and/or potential contributions to diversity, equity and inclusion. The statement should be 1-2 pages in length and describe actions taken to advance diversity, equity and inclusion in service, teaching, or research/creative activity.
The University of California, Irvine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy. A recipient of an NSF ADVANCE award for gender equity, UCI is responsive to the needs of dual career couples, supports work-life balance through an array of family-friendly policies, and is dedicated to broadening participation in higher education.
Application instructions and details of the positions can be found at: https://recruit.ap.uci.edu/JPF06090
Positions will remain open until filled. Information about the School of Nursing can be found at: https://nursing.uci.edu/
ABOUT THE SUE & BILL GROSS SCHOOL OF NURSING
The Sue & Bill Gross School of Nursing at UC Irvine is the newest nursing school in the prestigious University of California system and the only nursing school in the UC system with a faculty practice. The Sue & Bill Gross School of Nursing is leading the way. Firmly committed to inclusive excellence, we are preparing nurse scholars who advance the science that guides practice, and we are preparing future faculty and policy specialists who educate our students to address the growing, aging and increasingly diverse population of California and the nation.
The academic programs that the Sue & Bill Gross School of Nursing offers educate nursing professionals of tomorrow to excel in clinical or research settings. Since 2007, our program has had an astonishing 100 percent pass rate on National Nurse Practitioner Board Certified exams. Academic degrees offered include a Bachelor of Science in Nursing Science, a Master of Science in Nursing Science, a Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) degree, with or without a Family Nurse Practitioner concentration (DNP-FNP); and a Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) in Nursing Science.
The School of Nursing is one of four academic units in the College of Health Sciences which includes a School of Medicine, and Programs in Public Health and Pharmaceutical Science. With these units, along with the UCI Susan Samueli Integrative Health Institute, the Sue & Bill Gross School of Nursing is pioneering a team-based, interprofessional model of research, education and patient-centered care for the 21st century.
ABOUT UCI AND ORANGE COUNTY, CALIFORNIA
UC Irvine, one of the younger campuses in the UC system, was ranked #1 University doing most for the American Dream by the New York Times and the 7th top public university in the US by US News & World Report. The campus embraces a growing relationship with the diverse communities surrounding UCI, and is designated both a Hispanic-serving institution and an Asian American and Native American Pacific Islander-serving institution.
UCI is home to many interdisciplinary research centers, highly-ranked schools, and a renowned academic medical center. With 87 bachelor degree programs and approximately 30,000 undergraduate students, UCI received the most in-state freshman applications for Fall 2019 of all UC campuses. The campus also trains more than 7,000 graduate students with 29 graduate programs ranked in the top 50 by US News & World Report. UCI has more than 1,300 regular ranked faculty, 11,000 staff, and over 180,000 alumni, making the Anteater community one of the most dynamic networks in the UC system.
Located in sunny Orange County, CA, UC Irvine is 15 minutes from the beach and an hour from both metropolitan Los Angeles and scenic mountain environments. UCI offers its faculty very attractive and affordable housing on campus in a growing community. The public schools in Irvine are consistently among the best in the country. In sum, UCI and the surrounding communities offer an ideal place to work and live.
More Info: https://nursing.uci.edu/
Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.
Statement of Research (Optional)
Teaching Statement - See our guidance for writing a reflective teaching statement.
Inclusive Excellence Activities Statement - Statement addressing how past and/or potential contributions to inclusive excellence will advance UCI's Commitment to Inclusive Excellence. See our guidance for writing an inclusive excellence activities statement.
Teaching Evaluations and/or Evidence of Teaching Effectiveness - Please submit if applicable
Publication OR Creative Activity Statement (no more than 1 page) - Submit either a PDF of a published paper OR an write an example of your creative activity (no more than 1 page).
Creative Activities for our HS Clinical Instructors include the following:
• Clinical precepting or teaching experience (RN and/or NP) - Can provide evaluations as example or put "Refer to teaching statement"
• Involvement in clinical research programs
• Contributions to administration of a teaching program
• Participation in research activity
• Implementation of Innovative clinical models of care (i.e. GMV, Mobile clinics, specialty clinics)
- 3-5 letters of reference required