Job postings

Back to Job postings

Assistant Professor, BSN Program

School of Health Studies, Faculty of Health Sciences

Abbotsford, Chilliwack

Posting number 2020.183
Job type Faculty
Contract 100% full-time, Permanent (tenure-track)
Start date December 1, 2020
Review date October 5, 2020

Job summary

The School of Health Studies, located in Chilliwack, British Columbia, invites applications from qualified individuals for one (1) full-time (100%), permanent faculty position in the BSN program. Classroom and laboratory teaching occurs on the Chilliwack campus of UFV. Hospitals, institutions and health care agencies in Langley, Abbotsford, Chilliwack and Mission provide the primary sites for student clinical experiences.

We seek applicants who are committed to excellence in undergraduate teaching in a student-centered environment and have an interest in scholarly and research activities that contribute to evidence informed curriculum and an innovative and positive teaching and learning environment. Simulation learning, inter-disciplinary initiatives, and aboriginal health are ongoing priorities for curriculum integration and development. Participation on departmental and institutional committees, service contributions, and ongoing professional development is an expectation.


The successful applicant will meet the following criteria:

  • Practicing licensure as a registered nurse with BCCNP.
  • Baccalaureate degree in Nursing and a Master’s degree in Nursing or related field (current enrolment in a Master’s Program will be considered). Doctoral preparation preferred.
  • Strong, current Childbearing clinical practice foundation in acute care and community health nursing.
  • Highly developed communication, collaboration and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to teach remotely.
  • Previous successful experience with classroom and/or clinical teaching in a BSN program.
  • Evidence of ongoing professional development.
  • Experience in curriculum development and community service are assets.
  • Evidence of nursing scholarship and interest in future opportunities for scholarship.

About UFV

The University of the Fraser Valley has four campus locations within the beautiful Fraser Valley in British Columbia. Recognized as one of BC's top employers, UFV offers a combination of career and lifestyle benefits. Join a team of 1,400 passionate professionals who value integrity, inclusivity and excellence. At UFV, you will serve a vibrant community, and shape the future of 15,000 students.

How to apply

Candidates should submit the following materials: letter of application and a current curriculum vitae. Please include in your curriculum vitae a statement highlighting your teaching philosophy, including examples of creative teaching methods. Reference letters to be submitted separately and directly to UFV Human Resources. Direct your curriculum vitae including evidence of appropriate qualifications, referring to Posting #2020.183

The Selection Advisory Committee will begin reviewing applications on October 5, 2020; however, the position will remain open until filled.

Apply for this job

Back to Job postings

Contact Us