Tuesday, January 21, 2014

Open Position: Ranked Faculty

St. Catherine University

Open Position: Ranked Faculty

Department of Nursing

St. Catherine University in St. Paul/Minneapolis is a comprehensive Catholic university with the nation's largest college for women at its center. Founded by the Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet in 1905, the University integrates liberal arts and professional education within the Catholic traditions of intellectual inquiry and social teaching. Committed to excellence and opportunity, St. Catherine enrolls over 5,200 students in associate, baccalaureate, master's and doctoral programs in both traditional day and weekend formats. Associate and Graduate programs enroll both women and men.

The Department of Nursing invites applicants for a full-time faculty position to teach in the graduate programs particularly in the post baccalaureate RN master's entry option beginning Summer 2014. This program is designed for the adult learner so has evening and weekend classes. Rank and salary commensurate with education and experience.

Responsibilities: Teaching students in the classroom, online, and in the clinical setting, and engaging in scholarship and service per University guidelines.

Requirements: Master's degree in Nursing required, doctoral degree preferred. Teaching experience in an academic setting and eligibility for RN licensure in the State of Minnesota are required. Current or recent clinical experience in acute care, preferably medical surgical nursing, preferred. Previous experience teaching pre-licensure students and graduate level teaching, commitment to collaborative engagement with student advisees, and commitment to collaborative research with faculty and graduate students are also preferred.

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 as are those who will contribute to a diverse candidate pool. Consistent with the university's Catholic identity, its commitment to women, diversity and social justice, preference will be given to candidates who manifest these themes in their teaching, research and service.

To apply: Please go to the St. Catherine University Employment Site to electronically apply for this position. Website link is: http://ift.tt/18vnf7Z Position number is: #20140001-FAC. Applicants may also visit the University Human Resources office, located in Derham Hall Room 8, to submit an electronic application. Attach an application 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 Debra Filer, Master of Science in Nursing, Entry Level Concentration Coordinator at dafiler@stkate.edu Application review begins immediately and position will remain open until filled.

St. Catherine University

2004 Randolph Avenue

St. Paul, MN 55105

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Our university is a proud member of the Upper Midwest HERC and is committed to recruiting and retaining outstanding and diverse faculty and staff and assisting dual career couples. For more information and to find other higher education jobs in the Upper Midwest region, visit: http://ift.tt/1ePEDH7


by Shane Turner via NursingFacultyJobs.com