St.  Catherine University

Tenure-track Faculty - Department of Nursing - Baccalaureate Program Director

St. Paul, Minnesota
May 16, 2019
Jun 18, 2019
Employment Status
Full Time
Position Responsibilities

St. Catherine University invites applications for the College for Women section Baccalaureate Program Director in the Department of Nursing, a full-time, tenure-track, ranked faculty position, beginning in August 2019. Rank and salary are commensurate with education and experience.

The Program Director for the College for Women Section of the Baccalaureate Nursing Program is accountable for student learning and curriculum integrity in the program. Recruiting, mentoring, and faculty development are important components of this position and are necessary for program excellence. The program director engages in activities that promote positive relationships and outcomes with students, faculty, administrators, and professional colleagues, clinical and community agencies, alumnae/i, and other external groups. The program director facilitates student learning by: ensuring that the program of study responds to students' learning needs, consulting with students about specific academic concerns, and referring students with academic concerns to appropriate University services, resources, and offices.

Position Qualifications

Applicants must possess a Bachelor's or Master's Degree in Nursing. If only a Bachelor's Degree in Nursing is held, applicants must also possess a Master's degree in a related field. A Doctoral Degree in Nursing ( DNP , PhD, DNS ) or related field is preferred. Teaching experience (clinical and/or classroom instruction) in a baccalaureate nursing program and eligibility for RN licensure in the State of Minnesota are required to apply for the position. Minnesota RN licensure must be obtained prior to starting the position. Commitment to collaborative engagement of faculty, administrators, staff, and students, to promote excellence in the program of study and within the Department of Nursing and the university, is required. Administrative experience in an academic setting is preferred.

The Department of Nursing is committed to educating learners to be leaders in nursing and to providing access to diverse groups of students. 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, scholarship, and service.

To Apply and Special/Other Requirements Summary

To apply: Please visit the St. Catherine University employment site to apply. Applicants may also visit the St. Catherine University Human Resources office to submit an electronic application. We are located in Derham Hall, Room 8. Required attachments include a cover letter, a CV, and a statement of teaching interests and philosophy, and leadership philosophy. Candidates selected for interview will need to provide three references. Official transcripts and a background check will be required for employment. For additional information, contact Dr. Michael Graham, Search Committee Chair . Application deadline is June 17, 2019.

St. Catherine University
2004 Randolph Avenue, St. Paul, MN 55105
EEO /Drug Free Workplace Employer; Tobacco-Free Campuses

Our university is a proud member of the Upper Midwest HERC and is committed to recruiting and retaining outstanding and diverse faculty and staff and assisting dual career couples. For more information and to find other higher education jobs in the Upper Midwest region, visit the HERC website .

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