Nursing & Health Sciences Instructor Stream Tenure Track Positions (4)
University of New Brunswick Saint John
DEPARTMENT OF NURSING & HEALTH SCIENCES
FACULTY OF SCIENCE, APPLIED SCIENCE & ENGINEERING
UNB SAINT JOHN
Applicants are invited to apply for 4 tenure-track instructor stream appointments in the Department of Nursing & Health Sciences. These positions involve classroom, practice, and laboratory teaching responsibilities in the undergraduate program. All candidates must have both a Bachelor’s degree in Nursing and a Master’s in Nursing completed. We are most interested in individuals who have a proven track record in teaching excellence, with a clinical focus in a variety of practice areas with preference for those specializing in acute mental health and in-patient based maternal and child health. Candidates with other areas of expertise will also be considered. Candidates for this position must be eligible for registration with the Nurses Association of New Brunswick and hold registration prior to appointment. Registration must be maintained throughout employment. This position is anticipated to commence on July 1, 2019 and is subject to final budgetary approval.
Our vision is to be the program of choice for nursing by seeking, applying and advancing nursing knowledge through exceptional and transformative teaching-learning experiences. The Department of Nursing and Health Sciences is part of a fully nationally accredited and approved provincial nursing program offering Bachelor of Nursing (BN) and Bachelor of Health Sciences degrees. The Department also collaborates with the Faculty of Nursing at UNB Fredericton to offer a graduate nursing program.
The University of New Brunswick Saint John is situated at Tucker Park and participates in an interprofessional educational approach for healthcare students. The university is adjacent to the Saint John Regional Hospital – the province’s tertiary care centre, Dalhousie Medical New Brunswick, and New Brunswick Community College Allied Health Programs. The city of Saint John has all the amenities of a large urban centre but maintains the friendliness and charm of a small city. Situated on the Bay of Fundy, Saint John is well-known for its historic architecture, high tides, and thriving arts and culture community.
Review of applications will begin March 11/2019 and will continue until the positions are filled. Applicants should submit a curriculum vitae, a statement of nursing practice expertise, evidence of teaching excellence and teaching interest along with the names and contact information of three references to:
Chair, Department of Nursing & Health Sciences
University of New Brunswick
P.O. Box 5050, Saint John, New Brunswick, E2L 4L5
Only short-listed candidates will be contacted for an interview. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. Applicants should indicate current citizenship status. The University of New Brunswick is committed to employment equity and fostering diversity within our community and developing an inclusive workplace that reflects the richness of the broader community that we serve. The University welcomes and encourages applications from all qualified individuals who will help us achieve our goals, including women, visible minorities, Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, persons of any sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression. Preference will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada.