Creighton University, a Catholic, Jesuit institution, invites applications for a 9 month, full-time, tenure track faculty position in community health on the College of Nursing’s Omaha campus. We encourage applications from qualified individuals representing all backgrounds and faith traditions who identify with our mission and can contribute to our distinctive academic traditions.
Creighton University, located in Omaha, Nebraska, is a comprehensive Jesuit university composed of nine colleges and schools including Arts and Sciences, Business Administration, Professional Studies, Law, Medicine, Nursing, Pharmacy and Health Professions, Dentistry, and a Graduate School. The College of Nursing offers programs at the baccalaureate (BSN), masters (MSN), and doctoral (DNP) levels. Creighton University College of Nursing has a campus in Hastings, Nebraska. The College of Nursing serves over 400 students in its BSN programs and over 300 students in its graduate nursing programs.
Faculty responsibilities will include classroom instruction, clinical teaching/supervision of students, curriculum development, and academic advising. All candidates must be eligible to supervise students at assigned clinical agencies. Other faculty responsibilities include those associated with service and scholarship.
Candidates must possess at least a master’s degree in nursing and 3 years of clinical nursing experience. An earned doctorate or enrollment in a doctoral program is preferred. Ideally, the candidate will have experience in classroom instruction and clinical supervision. The candidate must have a current unencumbered licensure as an RN in the state of Nebraska, or eligibility for licensure. National certification and licensure as an Advanced Practice Registered Nurse in an appropriate nurse practitioner field is required, if applicable.
Creighton University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (http://online.creighton.edu/about-us/accreditation)
Creighton University is an EEO/AA Employer: M/F/Disabled/Vets.
The baccalaureate degree in nursing, master’s degree in nursing, and Doctor of Nursing Practice programs at Creighton University are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education ( http://www.aacn.nche.edu/ccne).
Rank and salary are commensurate with experience.
Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Please apply at the Creighton University Human Resources site: