Lynchburg College, Lynchburg, Virginia. The Lynchburg College Nursing Program seeks a full-time, tenure-track faculty clinical position to begin August 2018; this is a 9 month position.
The successful candidate will have teaching and clinical experience in medical-surgical and/or critical care; and an interest in scholarship endeavors. Salary, rank, and faculty status are commensurate with experience and educational credentials. A terminal degree is preferred, master’s degree is required. Candidate must successfully pass a background check that is satisfactory to the College.
The Lynchburg College nursing program is approved by the Virginia Board of Nursing, 9960 Mayland Drive, Suite 300, Henrico, Va. 23233-1463804.367.4515. The bachelor of science and master of science degree in nursing at Lynchburg College are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, One Dupont Circle, NW, Suite 530, Washington, DC 20036, 202-887-6791.
Roles and Responsibilities – include but are not limited to the following: Participates in classroom and clinical teaching; Advises nursing and non-nursing students regarding choice or courses, mid-semester and semester grades, planning to meet major and degree requirements, formulating realistic plans for graduate education and/or vocation, and other concerns as necessary; Completes workload plan and evaluation reports as described in College Faculty Handbook; Attends regularly scheduled faculty, school and program meetings; Participates in convocations and commencement exercises; Participates in standing and ad hoc committees within the college; Participates in committees, projects, and program assessment in the nursing program; Maintains expertise in clinical practice; Participates in professional organizations; Engages in professional development activities; Participates in community service; Maintains professional ethics and personal conduct congruent with Professional Standards and the College Faculty Handbook; Promotes rapport within the department, campus, clinical, and community settings; Model evidence based practice, critical thinking, and ethical behaviors through consistent professional conduct whenever function as an employee of Lynchburg College.
Qualifications and Education Requirements – Master’s preparation in Nursing required; doctorate in nursing or related discipline preferred; Knowledge and experience in baccalaureate nursing education preferred; Active RN Licensure.
Interested candidates should send a statement of teaching philosophy, a current curriculum vita, graduate and undergraduate official transcripts, evidence of teaching effectiveness and three letters of reference to the Jenna Lloyd, Director of Nursing, Lynchburg College, 1501 Lakeside Drive, Lynchburg, VA 24501-3113. Electronic submissions are also welcome and should be sent to [email protected] Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until position is filled. For more information about Lynchburg College, visit our website at www.lynchburg.edu. EOE.