Job Overview

UCSF School of Nursing
UCSF/SFGH Interdepartmental Nurse-Midwifery Education Program (INMEP)

Assistant Program Director

The Department of Family Health Care Nursing in the UCSF School of Nursing seeks applicants for the Assistant Program Director of the Interdepartmental Nurse-Midwifery Education Program. This position will be in the Health Sciences Clinical Professor series at the Assistant, Associate or full level, and is currently projected as a 60% time position. The successful candidate will report directly to the Chair of the Department of Family Health Care Nursing.

The Assistant Program Director works in collaboration with the Program Director and Associate Education Director in the implementation of INMEP and the dual nurse-midwife/ women’s health nurse-practitioner dual specialty program. Overall responsibility for education program activities lies with the Program Director. In addition to teaching and advising responsibilities, the Assistant Program Director assumes some administrative activities independent of the Education Program Director in the areas of clinical coordination, program accreditation, curriculum development and management, and grant writing and reporting. In general, the Assistant Director works with the Program Director and the Associate Education Director to develop and maintain the resources and relationships necessary to sustaining the program.

Minimum Criteria:
California licensed R.N. (Nurse practitioner license, if applicable); BRN furnishing license and DEA number; California Certified Nurse Midwife; American Midwifery Certification Board Certificate; Master’s degree in nursing or related health field; Minimum of five years clinical experience as a practicing nurse midwife including work with diverse populations; and excellent written and oral communication skills.

Desired Criteria:
Proficiency in Spanish; Two or more years experience with didactic and clinical teaching; One year (or more) experience in an administrative role (in education or clinical practice); Experience in grant writing and oversight of grant-led projects

How to Apply:
For a complete application review, please send a curriculum vitae and the names of three professional references by September 15, 2012 to Professor Mary Barger, Chair, Search Committee, by email (mary.barger@nursing.ucsf.edu) or U.S. mail (UCSF, Dept. of Family Health Care Nursing, San Francisco, CA 94143-0606).

UCSF is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. The University undertakes affirmative action to assure equal employment opportunity for underutilized minorities and women, for persons with disabilities, and for covered veterans. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply, including minorities and women.

UCSF seeks candidates whose experience, teaching, research, or community service has prepared them to contribute to our commitment to diversity and excellence.