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Tenure Track Faculty – Nursing




Commensurate with Credentials and Experience – Excellent Benefit Package


The State University of New York (SUNY) College at Canton invites qualified applicants for a full-time, tenure-track position in the Nursing Department, to begin August 2014. The Department of Nursing at the State University of New York (SUNY) College at Canton, which has a one year practical nursing certificate program, an accredited two-year AAS nursing program and a RN-BS online program, is seeking applicants for one full-time, tenure track faculty position at the undergraduate level. Salary is commensurate with education and experience; excellent benefits package.

Responsibilities: Conduct didactic, laboratory, and clinical instruction; plan and participate in program, department, college and university activities; prepare instructional and learning guides for courses; evaluate student comprehension of didactic, laboratory and clinical instruction using criterion referenced methods of evaluation; participate in curriculum development and revision process; maintain clinical expertise; participate in scholarly activity, university and community service. Voluntary summer or winter contracts may be available. Successful candidates will have a strong commitment to excellence in teaching, research, and service.


Master’s Degree in Nursing is required. Applicants must possess a valid, unencumbered registered nurse license in New York State, have a minimum of two years nursing experience within the immediate past five years in the clinical area or functional area of responsibility. A terminal degree in nursing or related field from a regionally accredited institution is preferred and will be required for tenure. Preferred candidates will have prior college level teaching experience in either the face-to-face or online environment.

Interested candidates should submit a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, a teaching statement, a current NYS nursing license with a current nursing registration, three letters of professional reference and official college transcripts to hr@canton.edu or by US mail to:

Tenure Track Nursing Recruitment Committee
Human Resources Department
SUNY Canton
34 Cornell Drive
Canton, NY 13617

CLOSING DATE FOR RECEIPT OF APPLICATIONS: Review will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

Prior to a final offer of employment, the selected candidate will be required to submit to a background check including, but not limited to, employment verification, educational or other credential verification, and criminal background check.

SUNY Canton, a unit of the State University of New York, is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer. SUNY Canton is building a culturally diverse and pluralistic faculty and strongly encourages applications from minority and women candidates.