Assistant Professor, Sentara College of Health Sciences

Chesapeake, VA
Mar 30, 2018
Aug 20, 2018
Education, Healthcare
Full Time
Job Description: Sentara College of Health Sciences is currently recruiting for an Assistant Professor for their Registered Nurse (RN) Bachelors degree program.
The Sentara College of Health Sciences offers its students a broad range of experiences and opportunities. Sentara College of Health Sciences is owned and operated by Sentara Norfolk General Hospital, which is owned and operated by Sentara Healthcare, a not-for-profit integrated healthcare system located in Norfolk, Virginia. Sentara facilities are located in the Hampton Roads region of Virginia, in western Virginia, central Virginia, in northern Virginia, and in northern North Carolina. The College is located in Chesapeake, Virginia. Sentara Norfolk General Hospital, a 555-bed acute care hospital, serves as a primary teaching facility for the College as well as for Eastern Virginia Medical School. The hospital has earned international recognition for its medical firsts, such as the conception and birth of the nation's first in-vitro baby and the use of revolutionary procedures in reconstructive surgery. Sentara Norfolk General Hospital is also regionally and nationally known for many of its highly specialized services, such as cardiac, cancer, high-risk pregnancy, trauma, transplant, and microsurgery. The hospital is recognized as the area's only Level I Trauma Center.

In addition to Sentara Norfolk General Hospital, students at the Sentara College of Health Sciences use hospital units and facilities throughout Sentara Healthcare for clinical experiences. Other Sentara acute care hospitals include Sentara Virginia Beach General Hospital, Sentara Bayside Hospital, Sentara Heart Hospital, Sentara Leigh Hospital, Sentara CarePlex Hospital, Sentara Williamsburg Regional Medical Center, Sentara Obici Hospital, Martha Jefferson Hospital, Sentara Rockingham Memorial Hospital, Sentara Northern Regional Medical Center, Sentara Halifax Regional Hospital, and Sentara Albemarle Medical Center. Other Sentara facilities include outpatient and diagnostic centers, physician practices, urgent care centers, nursing and assisted living centers, adult day care centers, and a home healthcare agency. Professional partnerships or affiliations exist with other healthcare organizations, such as The Children's Hospital of The King's Daughters. This wide diversity provides students with excellent clinical opportunities. These facilities also employ graduates of Sentara College of Health Sciences, graduates who are prepared with insight and sensitivity that set them apart from all others.

Provides classroom and or clinical instruction to students in Sentara's health science programs. He/she uses interactive and innovative teaching learning strategies in both on ground and on-line courses. This person is also responsible for student tutoring, advising and support as required and participates in department and or college committees as assigned. He/she participates in research as it relates to teaching and keeps current in evidence-based research as it relates to classroom and clinical instruction of students.

Education Level
Master's Level Degree

Required: Related - 3 years

Preferred: None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

Required: None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

Preferred: Registered Nurse

Required: Active Learning, Active Listening, Communication, Critical Thinking, Instructing, Learning Strategies, Speaking, Writing

Preferred: None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

Masters in nursing, nursing education or allied health (appropriate to the subject matter to be taught) required. Licensed as a registered nurse or credentialed in allied health discipline. Minimum 3 year¿s recent professional experience required.