Nov 10, 2020

Instructor/Assistant Professor of Nursing Mental Health

  • Rockland Community College
  • Suffern, NY, USA
Full-Time Education Nurse

Job Description

Position: Instructor/Assistant Professor of Nursing Mental Health

Full-Time, 10 Month, Tenure Track


Reporting to Department Chair, full-time faculty prepare, present and evaluate classroom instruction, student assessments and related activities.


Essential Functions:

  1. Plan and teach all Nursing courses on any Rockland Community College campus following a course syllabus; those courses may include day, evening, weekend and/or online courses;
  2. Fulfill all full-time faculty responsibilities as stipulated in the faculty contract;
  3. Incorporate and utilize technology in the classroom
  4. Provide academic advisement
  5. Develop and teach online course(s)
  6. Serve on at least one (1) College/Division committee
  7. Hold office hours as per the Faculty contract.
  8. Play an active role in the academic and curricular review; design/develop and assess curriculum
  9. Perform other job-related duties as assigned.


Required Qualifications:

Education and Certification:

Master’s Degree in Nursing or Nursing Education from a college or university accredited by the US Department of Education or internationally recognized accrediting organization.


NYS Nursing RN license and Three (3) to Five (5) years of clinical mental health experience.



College level teaching experience in the discipline.


Preferred Qualifications:

Doctorate, community college teaching experience and the ability to teach more than one discipline.


Starting Rank and Salary: Academic rank and salary are commensurate with credentials and experience.


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Include three (3) professional references (including names, phone numbers and e-mail addresses). References will not be contacted without prior permission of the candidate.


Employment at the College may be subject to the favorable result of a background investigation. Official transcripts will be required upon employment. Foreign transcripts which are not accompanied by an evaluation from an approved agency may not be reviewed. Applicants may contact NACES (National Association of Credential Evaluating Service) at to obtain a list of members providing this service. Any expenses incurred for this service must be borne by the applicant. Foreign transcript translations by applicant or educational institution are not acceptable.


Application Deadline: Until Filled


Rockland Community College is an equal opportunity employer and strongly encourages applications from women, people of color, veterans and individuals with disabilities. Our mission demonstrates a strong public commitment to a diverse and inclusive campus community.



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