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School of Nursing and Health Sciences

Program/ Home Department

Nursing (inc MSN/DNP)

FLSA Status: Exempt

Position Summary

The Undergraduate Baccalaureate Nursing Program within the School of Nursing and Health Sciences at Westminster College in Salt Lake City, invites applications for a full-time faculty position at the assistant professor rank to begin August 2017. We seek innovative and diverse candidates with expertise in a variety of nursing curricula such as, but not limited to, medical/surgical nursing, clinical lab and simulation, pharmacology, mental health, pediatric and women's health, gerontology and end-of-life nursing, and community settings. The teaching load for this position is 24 semester hours that includes fall and spring semesters. Teaching responsibilities include nursing courses in the didactic setting and clinical student teaching and supervision in healthcare and community settings. Please visit the following linked webpages for more information about Westminster College and the School of Nursing: https://www.westminstercollege.edu/,
| https://www.westminstercollege.edu/about/academic-schools/undergraduate-schools/school-of-nursing-and-health-sciences, https://www.westminstercollege.edu/internal-content/resources-and-services/human-resources, https://www.westminstercollege.edu/undergraduate/life-at-westminster.

Required Qualifications

A Doctorate in Nursing Practice (DNP), MSN, MSN-Ed, or PhD from a regionally accredited institution is required. In addition, the nursing school where the nursing degree was obtained must be accredited through CCNE or ACEN. We seek candidates with an excellent teaching record and ability to engage with students to enhance learning. Westminster College's commitment to diversity and global learning is revealed in its core values, mission and vision statements, and institutional priorities. We seek candidates who can demonstrate skills, experience, and potential to facilitate the learning of all students, including those historically underrepresented in higher education such as students of color, LGBTQIA students, students with disabilities, first-generation college students, and more.

Preferred Qualifications

The ideal candidate will have a record of excellent undergraduate teaching experience and demonstrate the potential to engage diverse undergraduate students in a strong teaching and learning program. The candidate will have expertise in the use of technology in the classroom and knowledge of nursing curriculum and need for ongoing revision. 

Posting Number: F025P

Special Instructions to Applicants

  • A current, unencumbered state of Utah nursing license, preferably an Advanced Practice Registered Nurse (APRN) license or Doctorate of Nursing Practice (DNP) with appropriate certification
  • Teaching philosophy
  • Curriculum Vita

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