Job ID: 214634

Clinical Assistant/Associate/Full Professor (Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner), School of Nursing

University at Buffalo, The State University of New York

  • Jun. 5, 2023
  • Clinical Assistant/Associate/Full Professor (Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner), School of Nursing
  • School of Nursing
  • University at Buffalo, The State University of New York
    Buffalo, NY
  • Open until filled
  • Available immediately
  • Professor
    Associate Professor
    Assistant Professor
  • Nursing - Psychiatric
    Nursing - General
The University at Buffalo School of Nursing (SON) invites applicants for a Clinical Faculty position. This is a full-time (12-month) appointment to educate students primarily in the DNP graduate programs and may also participate in some undergraduate instruction.

Responsibilities include:
  • Classroom and online didactic teaching, mentoring, supervising, and evaluating students in clinical practice and simulated learning environments.
  • Planning, developing, and implementing evidence-based, innovative, and interactive learning experiences for the adult learner across classroom and clinical learning environments for undergraduate, Doctor of Nursing practice (DNP), post-masters (DNP), and post-masters certificate students.
  • Maintains clinical nursing expertise and adheres to ethical and professional nursing standards of practice.
  • Collaborates with faculty to plan, design, implement, and lead classroom, laboratory/simulated, and community-based practice student learning experiences.
  • Assist PMHNP faculty with securing clinical placements for students.
  • Establishes collaborative and positive working relationships that respect the dignity, worth, and culture of students, faculty, staff, colleagues, peers, patients, families, communities, agency nurse managers, and interdisciplinary agency teams and staff. Participates in agency/organizational/unit orientations.
  • Serves as a mentor and professional role model to facilitate and ensure the planning, implementation, and evaluation of learning experiences.
  • Assists students with the transfer, utilization, and synthesis of knowledge into current learning activities and practical experiences through establishment of physical and emotional environments conducive to effective teaching and learning.
  • Establishes early intervention/remediation through specific written guidance and referral for activities to facilitate academic success in students demonstrating unsafe advanced nursing practice and/or who lack clinical preparation.
  • Complies with State, University, Clinical Agency, and professional regulations/requirements.

We are particularly looking for candidates who can operate effectively in a diverse community of students and faculty and share our vision of helping all constituents reach their full potential. We are committed to developing an excellent and diverse community of scholars and students engaged in education, research, and service. We encourage applications from women, members of historically marginalized groups, veterans, and individuals with disabilities. Candidates who excel in the delivery of online and hybrid teaching formats are strongly encouraged to apply.

All candidates should be prepared to pursue the scholarship of teaching in the development of critically reflective knowledge about teaching and learning. Candidates at the Clinical Assistant/Clinical Associate/Professor level are also expected to contribute to the tripartite mission of a major research intensive university by contributing to the research and/or practice/service mission of the university. This position may provides options to continue to engage in clinical practice opportunities.

Outstanding Benefits Package
Working at UB comes with benefits that exceed salary alone. There are personal rewards including comprehensive health and retirement plan options. We also focus on creating and sustaining a healthy mix of work, personal and academic pursuit - all in an effort to support your work-life effectiveness. Visit our benefits website to learn about our benefit packages.

About The University at Buffalo
The University at Buffalo (UB) #ubuffalo is one of America’s leading public research universities and a flagship of the State University of New York system, recognized for our excellence and our impact. UB is a premier, research-intensive public university dedicated to academic excellence. Our research, creative activity and people positively impact the world. Like the city we call home, UB is distinguished by a culture of resilient optimism, resourceful thinking and pragmatic dreaming that enables us to reach others every day. Visit our website to learn more about the University at Buffalo.

University at Buffalo is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and, in keeping with our commitment, welcomes all to apply including veterans and individuals with disabilities.

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