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Ranked Faculty - Department of Nursing - Graduate Programs

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Posting Details

Position Information

St. Catherine University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action institution, committed to excellence through diversity in education and employment. St. Catherine University strongly encourages applications from those who identify as diverse in terms of gender, race, ethnicity, national origin, sexual orientation, disability, veteran status and/or religion. St. Catherine University in St. Paul/Minneapolis, Minnesota, is a comprehensive Catholic university and home to one of the nation’s largest colleges for women, with associate and graduate programs for both women and men. 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 5,000 students in certificate, associate, baccalaureate, master’s and doctoral programs in traditional day and evening/weekend/online formats.

Job Title Ranked Faculty - Department of Nursing - Graduate Programs
Primary Campus St. Paul
Posting Number 20170018-FAC

Position Summary Information

Position Responsibilities

The Department of Nursing invites applicants for a half time, faculty position at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor to teach in the graduate programs particularly in the Adult-Gerontology Nurse Practitioner Program, pending budget approval. Rank and salary are commensurate with education and experience.

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

Position Qualifications

Requirements: An earned doctoral degree is required. If earned doctoral degree is not in nursing, candidate’s graduate degree must be in nursing. Teaching experience in an academic setting and eligibility for an unencumbered RN and APRN licensure in the State of Minnesota are required. Clinical experience as an adult-gerontology nurse practitioner, and previous experience in graduate level teaching is required.

The Department of Nursing faculty is committed to educating learners to be leaders in nursing and to providing access to diverse groups of students. We seek creative, adaptable faculty members who are comfortable with the mission of this Catholic institution and enjoy working in a university climate that promotes cultural diversity and multicultural understanding. 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.

Special/Other Requirements Summary

To apply: Please go to the St. Catherine University Employment Site to apply for this position. That website link is: http://www.stkate.edu/hr. 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 Gwen Short, DNP, FNP at gsshort@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: www.uppermidwestherc.org

Posting Detail Information

Posting Start Date 05/24/2017
Close Date
Hiring Manager Name Gwen Short
Hiring Manager Email gsshort@stkate.edu

Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have an earned doctoral degree in nursing? If not, do you have a doctoral degree in a related field with a master's degree in nursing?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Are you eligible for RN and APRN licensure and maintenance of unencumbered licensure in the State of Minnesota?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * Do you have clinical experience as an adult-gerontology nurse practitioner?
    • Yes
    • No
  4. * Do you have previous experience in graduate level teaching?
    • Yes
    • No
  5. * All applicants that are offered a position with St. Catherine University will be required to have a background check completed. Will you consent to a background check if offered this position with the University?
    • Yes
    • No
  6. * Are you presently legally authorized to work in the United States for any U.S. employer?
    • Yes
    • No
  7. * Will you now or in the future require an employer to sponsor you for an employment-based visa/status in the U.S. (e.g. H-1B status)?
    • Yes
    • No
  8. * Can you perform the essential functions of this position with or without accommodation?
    • Yes
    • No
  9. * How did you hear about this opportunity?
    • St. Catherine University Website
    • St. Catherine University employee referral
    • Newspaper - Star Tribune paper
    • Newspaper - Star Tribune web
    • Community agency
    • Internet
    • Walk-in
    • HigherEdJobs.com
    • Newspaper - Pioneer Press paper
    • Newspaper -Pioneer Press web
    • The Chronicle of Higher Education
    • Higher Education Recruitment Consortium (HERC)
    • Other

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. Statement of Teaching Interests
Optional Documents
  1. Other Document 1
  2. Other Document 2