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Full-time faculty in the Graduate and Professional Studies Nursing Department, starting immediately (12-month contract) with office space at the Monroeville Center. This tenure track faculty position emphasizes teaching, scholarship, and practice consistent with faculty expectations within the Graduate and Professional Studies division.  Position requires an MSN plus an earned doctoral degree in nursing or other relevant discipline such as higher education or healthcare administration, DNP degree preferred; current registered nurse license; experience teaching; and commitment to a quality learning environment. Evidence of leadership and scholarship are preferred, experience in healthcare administration a plus. DNP student will be considered if other qualifications are strong.  Responsibilities include teaching in the RN to BSN, MSN and/or DNP programs, advising students, overseeing student practicum and capstone projects, scholarship, service, and faculty practice focused on implementation of evidence-based practice and enhanced quality of healthcare delivery. Courses are taught in four regionally located adult academic centers.

Full-time faculty for the RN/BSN program in Graduate and Professional Studies, 12-month contract, with office space at the Monroeville Center. This faculty position emphasizes teaching, scholarship, and service consistent with faculty expectations within Graduate and Professional Studies. Position requires an MSN plus an earned doctoral degree in nursing or other relevant discipline such as higher education or healthcare administration, doctoral degree preferred; current registered nurse license; experience teaching; and commitment to a quality learning environment. Evidence of leadership and scholarship are preferred, experience in healthcare administration a plus. A doctoral student will be considered if other qualifications are strong.  Responsibilities include teaching in the RN to BSN program and advising students. 

Full-time position, beginning Fall 2014. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Rank and tenure track status will be determined based upon the qualifications, skills and experience of the successful candidate. The successful candidate will be expected to teach in classroom, clinical, and simulation laboratory settings, provide academic student advising, participate in curriculum development, maintain membership on various departmental and University committees and engage in scholarly activity. The candidate must possess a master’s degree in nursing; a doctoral degree in nursing desired; have or be able to obtain, prior to the start date, a current nursing license for Pennsylvania; and experience in medical/surgical nursing and simulation. The candidate must have an understanding of teaching at a liberal arts institution and experience in baccalaureate nursing education.

The successful candidate must demonstrate a strong Christian faith, a commitment to the University’s Mission and a demonstrated commitment to that faith, through his/her professional responsibilities, relationships and the mentoring of students. Send resume/cv and letter of interest, along with a written statement that articulates the relationship between the candidate’s profession and his/her Christian faith, and names/addresses/phone numbers of five references. Include transcripts (unofficial copies are acceptable initially). Apply to:

Human Resources
Waynesburg University
51 West College Street
Waynesburg, PA 15370
hr@waynesburg.edu

For further information, please see the University home page www.waynesburg.edu 

AA\EOE


posted february 2014