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Clinical Assistant Professor / Assistant Professor (12MO)

Apply now Job No: 494972
Local Title: Clinical Assistant Professor / Assistant Professor (12MO)
Budget Title: Clinical Assistant Professor (12 month)
Work Type: Full Time
Location: Brooklyn, NY
Categories: Management and Professional, Faculty - Clinical, Patient Care


Are you looking to take your career to new heights with a leader in healthcare? SUNY Downstate Health Sciences University is one of the nation's leading metropolitan medical centers. As the only academic medical center in Brooklyn, we serve a large population that is among the most diverse in the world. We are also highly-ranked by Castle Connolly Medical, a healthcare rating company for consumers, among the top 5 leading U.S. medical schools for training doctors.

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Job Summary:

The Midwifery Program in the School of Health Professions at SUNY Downstate Health Sciences University is seeking a full-time Clinical Assistant Professor / Assistant Professor (12MO). The successful candidate will:

  • Teach didactic and skills, including simulation, onsite and virtual.
  • Write and administer Competency Performance Examinations (clinical exams).
  • Develop and grade student written assignments and/or student presentations.
  • Provide student advisement.
  • Liaise with clinical sites.
  • Participate in information sessions for potential applicants.
  • Conduct admissions interviews and participate in admissions decisions.
  • Participate in school and university committee work.
  • Participate in professional research, or work toward an advanced degree (release time provided).
  • Work on curriculum development and revisions.
  • Attend school and program-wide faculty and staff meetings.

Required Qualifications:

  • Master’s Degree.
  • Certification as Certified Midwife (CM) or Certified Nurse-Midwife (CNM)
  • 2+ years of midwifery clinical experience.
  • Commitment to Certified Midwife credential, to an integrated program and to the Doctorate in Midwifery.
  • Willingness and ability to learn and participate in simulation.
  • Computer literacy in Word, PowerPoint, Excel, and ability to learn new programs.
  • Commitment to diversity, equity, inclusion, and belonging.
  • Ability to work collaboratively as a team member.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Doctorate Degree (DM, PhD, DrPH, EdD, DNP, other related).
  • Recent (within 2-years), full-scope midwifery experience.
  • Teaching experience – clinical and/or classroom
  • Professional involvement in midwifery.
  • Research experience.
  • Experience in anti-racism work.

Work Schedule:

Days Variable; Hours Variable

Salary Grade/Rank:


Salary Range:

Commensurate with experience and qualifications


COVID-19 Vaccination Requirement:


  An approved COVID-19 vaccination.

Executive Order:

Pursuant to Executive Order 161, no State entity, as defined by the Executive Order, is permitted to ask, or mandate, in any form, that an applicant for employment provide his or her current compensation, or any prior compensation history, until such time as the applicant is extended a conditional offer of employment with compensation.  If such information has been requested from you before such time, please contact the Governor’s Office of Employee Relations at (518) 474-6988 or via email at

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement:

SUNY Downstate Health Sciences University is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, creed, age, disability, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, familial status, pregnancy, predisposing genetic characteristics, military status, domestic violence victim status, criminal conviction, and all other protected classes under federal or state laws.

Women, minorities, veterans, individuals with disabilities and members of underrepresented groups are encouraged to apply.

If you are an individual with a disability and need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application process, or in order to perform the essential functions of a position, please contact Human Resources at 718-270-3025.


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