St. Catherine University
Open Position: Ranked Faculty
Department of Nursing- Nurse Practitioner
The Department of Nursing at St. Catherine University invites applications for a 0.5 part time, one-year, 9/12 month Tenure Track faculty position. Rank and salary commensurate with experience.
Responsibilities: 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 member’s responsibilities will to teach courses and advise student in the 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 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.
Master’s degree in nursing, doctoral degree preferred.
If Master’s 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 Nurse Practitioner, with 3-5 years of clinical experience.
3 years of academic teaching in the NP Program.
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 university’s 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 http://www.stkate.edu/hr 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 [email protected]. Application deadline is September 7, 2018. Review of applications will begin as soon as they are received and will continue until the position is filled.