Ranked Faculty - Nursing Graduate Programs MSN Entry Level Option
The Department of Nursing invites applicants for a full-time, rolling contract, ranked faculty position to teach in the graduate programs particularly in the post baccalaureate RN master's entry level option beginning fall 2017, and pending budget approval. This program is designed for the adult learner so has evening and weekend classes. Rank and salary are commensurate with education and experience.
We are searching for a faculty colleague who loves to teach; is passionate about working with diverse colleagues, students, and populations; understands the importance of interprofessional education; and is committed to the scholarship of teaching. Situated in the Henrietta Schmoll School of Health with over 37 health profession programs, we have a fertile ground for teaching interprofessional practice. The nursing community at Saint Catherine University is vibrant and dynamic with a commitment to educating nurses at each level to be excellent and reflective practitioners, fierce advocates for social justice, and visionary leaders who will improve the health care system. Faculty members and students feel at home within the nursing community where the gifts of each individual are celebrated. The nursing community respects and nurtures new members by giving time, paying attention to needs, and offering expertise. Faculty members are inspired to excellence because the department fosters quality by setting high expectations, highlighting examples of greatness, and fostering opportunities for achieving success.
Responsibilities: Teaching students in the classroom, online, and in the clinical setting, and engaging in scholarship and service per University guidelines.
Requirements: Earned doctorate preferred in nursing or a related field. If doctorate is in a related field must have a graduate degree in nursing as well. Eligibility for RN licensure in the State of Minnesota is required. Current clinical experience is required with competence in medical surgical nursing preferred. Previous experience teaching pre-licensure students and graduate level teaching, commitment to collaborative engagement with student advisees, and commitment to collaborative research with faculty and graduate students are preferred.
St. Catherine University seeks creative, adaptable faculty who enjoy working in a university climate that promotes cultural diversity and multicultural understanding. Candidates of color are encouraged to apply as are those who will contribute to a diverse candidate pool. Consistent with the university's Catholic identity, its commitment to women, diversity and social justice, preference will be given to candidates who manifest these themes in their teaching, research and service.
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