North Carolina Agricultural and Technical (A&T) State University invites applications and nominations for the position of Clara Adams Ender Endowed Professorship in Nursing Research. This distinguished professorship in nursing is a prestigious designation for a faculty member who has earned prominence for scholarly and professional achievements in nursing education and/or practice research.
The Distinguished Professor will serve as researcher in the School of Nursing and Health Services ( SON & HS) and mentor faculty and students; facilitate research collaborations between the SON & HS, College of Health and Human Sciences ( CHHS ), University, community, and professional and practice partners; work with nursing leadership to establish graduate degree programs (seated and on line); and, advance the University’s goals in research and scholarship.
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As an 1890 land grant and doctoral-research university, North Carolina A&T State University enjoys a long-standing national reputation in learning, discovery, and engagement. As the largest HBCU in the nation, our enrollment is more than 12,000 students and our workforce includes more than 2,000 employees. North Carolina A&T offers undergraduate and graduate degrees through eight academic colleges. North Carolina A&T State University offers over 90 degree programs at the bachelor, masters and doctoral levels. The University is one of the sixteen constituent units of the University of North Carolina ( UNC ) and is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools ( SACS ). The strategic vision focuses the University on interdisciplinary scholarly activities in a learner-centered environment.
The College of Health and Human Sciences offers programs in Health Communications, Health Services Management, Kinesiology, Nursing, Psychology, Social Work, and Sociology. Through innovative programs, high impact, and student-centered pedagogy, faculty in the college foster an inter-professional learning environment for undergraduate and graduate students. Faculty also engage in scholarly and service activities at the department, school, college, university, and community levels, and within professional organizations. Social justice and promotion of health equity are integral components of the mission of the college. Consistent with this mission, the college welcomes applicants representing the full diversity of intellectual perspectives, research agendas, life experiences, social-demographic, and political-cultural-backgrounds.
The School of Nursing at North Carolina A&T was founded in 1953. With two additional programs added to the school: health communications and health services management, the School of Nursing has now become the School of Nursing and Health Services. The Bachelor of Science in Nursing program has traditional, accelerated, and RN- BSN entry options. The nursing program is a partner in the Union Square Campus, a key initiative of Opportunity Greensboro. Union Square is a 103,000 square foot state-of-the-art healthcare simulation center. Fully accredited by the Accrediting Commission for Education in Nursing, the nursing program at North Carolina A&T boasts high NCLEX pass rates and is poised for graduate education.
Internal job number: 001241
Earned doctorate with five years of experience in funded nursing education or practice research, which informs curricula and pedagogy. Meet the rank criteria for Associate or Full Professor.
The preferred candidate will have a Ph.D; record of research publications in nursing; demonstrated ability to lead strategic initiatives or programmatic changes; a record of exemplary teaching in nursing baccalaureate and graduate programs; and administrative leadership experience in a nursing education environment. The successful candidate will have demonstrated the ability to work collaboratively with various internal and external constituencies, mentor junior faculty and students, promote innovative and impactful educational and/or practice research, and work with a culturally diverse population.
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