Job Overview

NURSING FACULTY-(tenure-track) – The Dept. of Nursing and Allied Health is seeking a full-time faculty member (Assistant/Associate Professor) to teach Pediatric Nursing in the pre-licensure BSN program beginning August 2014, with potential for graduate teaching. Responsibilities include classroom and online teaching and supervision of nursing students in practicum or laboratory. Additional responsibilities include scholarship and professional development related to the teaching of and practice of nursing; advising nursing students; and providing departmental/university support. The BSN program is fully approved by the MOSBN and CCNE accredited. REQUIRED: Masters degree in Nursing and current national certification in specialty area or Doctorate (ABD acceptable) in Nursing or related field; licensure as a registered professional nurse in the state of Missouri (or ability to obtain this license). PREFER: Pediatric nursing experience and previous experience in teaching at the baccalaureate or graduate level; background in instructional technology is preferred. Candidates not meeting all requirements encouraged to apply for a non-tenure track position. Employment is contingent upon proof of the legal right to work in the U.S. Qualified applicants must submit a letter of interest (including e-mail address if applicable), full curriculum vitae, official transcripts, 1-pg. statement of teaching philosophy, evidence of teaching effectiveness and contact information for at least 3 references sent electronically to: recruitment@missouriwestern.edu. Review of applications begins immediately and will continue until filled.  AA/EOE