The Department of Nursing at St. Catherine University invites applications for a .75 FTE, full time, one-year, 9/12 month rolling contract faculty position. Rank and salary commensurate with experience.
The Faculty Member is accountable for student learning in the Department of Nursing by fulfilling responsibilities that contribute to the achievement of student learning and program outcomes.
These responsibilities and outcomes are related to each of the Department of Nursing standards; congruent with professional, academic, and accreditation standards in nursing; and consistent with St. Catherine University and Department of Nursing standards for faculty assessment and evaluation. The faculty members responsibilities will to teach courses and advise student in the Adult-Gerontology Nurse Practitioner program of study.
Applicants should demonstrate excellence in teaching and a commitment to university service. The selected candidate will be responsible for advising undergraduate students, and is expected to engage in service activities with colleagues, the department, school, campus, community and professional organizations. In general, the faculty member will:
Model and mentor relational presence that is rooted in Catholic social teaching and consistent with the St. Catherine University mission and the Department of Nursing vision statement, mission statement, and philosophy.
Serve on program of study, Department, and/or University committees.
Collaborate with nursing faculty, program of study director and the Dean of Nursing to establish and accomplish short- and long-range goals for the nursing program.
Engage in activities that promote positive relationships with students, faculty and professional colleagues, clinical and community agencies, alumnae, and other external groups.
Masters degree in nursing, doctoral degree preferred.
If Masters prepared, successful applicant must be enrolled, or intending to enroll in doctoral program of study.
Licensed registered nurse in the State of Minnesota.
Certification as an Adult-Gerontology Nurse Practitioner, with 3-5 years of clinical experience.
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. Consistent with the universitys commitment to women, diversity and social justice, preference will be given to candidates who manifest these themes in their teaching, research and service.
Please go to the St. Catherine University Employment Site at to electronically Applicants may also visit the University Human Resources office, located in Derham Hall Room 8, to submit an electronic application. Attach a cover 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: Gwendolyn Short at . Application deadline is September 24. Review of applications will begin as soon as they are received and will continue until the position is filled.
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