St.  Catherine University

Ranked Faculty - Department of Nursing - Nurse Practitioner Graduate Program

Oct 06, 2017
Nov 16, 2017
Employment Status
Full Time
Position Summary Information Position Responsibilities

The Department of Nursing invites applicants for an Assistant or Associate Professor to teach in the post master's DNP program of study. 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 31 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.

The Department of Nursing at Saint Catherine University offers a unique environment that warmly welcomes, carefully nurtures, and inspires faculty members to excel as teachers and scholars. 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, supervising DNP projects and DNP practicum, and engaging in scholarship and service per University guidelines.

Position Qualifications

Requirements: An earned doctoral degree is required. Doctoral degree in nursing preferred but will consider candidates with a doctorate in another field with a BSN or master's degree in nursing. Teaching experience in nursing required, graduate level teaching experience preferred. Evidence of on-going scholarship and service to the nursing profession required.

The Department of Nursing faculty is committed to educating learners to be leaders in nursing and to providing access to diverse groups of students. We seek creative, adaptable faculty members who are comfortable with the mission of this Catholic institution and enjoy working in a university climate that promotes cultural diversity and multicultural understanding. 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.

Special/Other Requirements Summary To apply: Please go to the St. Catherine University Employment Site at to apply for this position. Applicants may also visit the University Human Resources office, located in Derham Hall Room 8, to submit an electronic application. Attach an application letter, CV and a statement of teaching interests. Candidates selected for interview will need to provide 3 references. Official transcripts and background check will be required for employment. For information, contact Dr. Nan Hoerr chair of the search committee at Application review begins immediately and position will remain open until filled.

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