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 part time, faculty position at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor to teach in the graduate programs Pediatric Nurse Practitioner program of study. Rank and salary are commensurate with education and experience.
We are searching for a faculty colleague who loves to teach; is passionate about working with diverse colleagues, students, and populations; understands the importance of interprofessional education; and is committed to the scholarship of teaching. Situated in the Henrietta Schmoll School of Health with over 31 health profession programs, we have a fertile ground for teaching interprofessional practice. The nursing community at Saint Catherine University is vibrant and dynamic with a commitment to educating nurses at each level to be excellent and reflective practitioners, fierce advocates for social justice, and visionary leaders who will improve the health care system.
The Department of Nursing at Saint Catherine University offers a unique environment that warmly welcomes, carefully nurtures, and inspires faculty members to excel as teachers and scholars. Faculty members and students feel at home within the nursing community where the gifts of each individual are celebrated. The nursing community respects and nurtures new members by giving time, paying attention to needs, and offering expertise. Faculty members are inspired to excellence because the department fosters quality by setting high expectations, highlighting examples of greatness, and fostering opportunities for achieving success.
Responsibilities: Teaching students in the classroom, online, and supervising students and their clinical preceptors, and engaging in scholarship and service per University guidelines.
To apply: Please go to the St. Catherine University Employment Site at http://www.stkate.edu/hr to apply for this position. Position number is: #20170017-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 Gwen Short, DNP, FNP at firstname.lastname@example.orgApplication review begins immediately and position will remain open until filled.
Requirements:An earned doctoral degree is required. If earned doctoral degree is not in nursing, candidate's graduate degree must be in nursing. Pediatric Nurse Practitioner certification and clinical experience is required; teaching experience preferred. Candidates must have eligibility for RN and APRN licensure in the State of Minnesota.
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
St. Catherine University is committed to the development of effective, ethical leaders. Through study, practice and life experience, individuals have opportunities to enrich the knowledge, refine the skills and clarify the attitudes essential for responsible action.