Job Overview

Highland Community College, a small and vibrant community college in the northwest corner of Illinois, within driving distance of Chicago and Madison, Wisconsin is accepting applications for a full-time, tenure track nursing instructor to teach clinical and lecture courses beginning the Fall 2014 semester. This is a full-time, nine-month, tenure-track position, with the tenure decision in three years. Experience in med/surg preferred. This position will teach approximately 15 contact hours each semester (fall & spring sections), some courses online, and fulfill other duties included in a full-time faculty position.

Candidates must be qualified to teach in an Associate Degree nursing program.  A Master’s degree in Nursing is required with focus in medical surgical education preferred. Experience in nursing education and curriculum development a plus. Online teaching experience preferred.  Must be licensed in the State of Illinois or eligible for licensure.

Application is not complete until the following materials are submitted: cover letter, resume/CV, copies of undergraduate transcripts (unofficial copies are acceptable for the purpose of application), three current professional letters of recommendation, and a statement of teaching philosophy. Review of applications will begin April 25, 2014, and continue until position is filled.

To apply for this position and view complete job description and requirements, please visit our website at www.highland.edu/employment or email Nicki.Pearce@highland.edu for an alternative application method.