The College of St. Scholastica invites applications for a faculty position in the Department of Graduate Nursing. This is a .5 – 1.0 FTE negotiable, 11 month position, at the rank of Assistant Professor or Associate Professor, depending on qualifications. The qualified candidate will teach DNP students through the lens of the Benedictine Values. The Doctor of Nursing Practice is offered as a post-master’s option for current advanced practice nurses, and a BS to DNP option for baccalaureate-prepared registered nurses. The School of Nursing programs respond to the health care needs of both rural and urban areas, especially underserved populations, and residents with mental health needs. This position may be located on our Duluth campus.
The Assistant or Associate Professor of Nursing will teach, mentor, and provide program and project advisement to DNP students; work collaboratively with nursing colleagues and colleagues from other disciplines; maintain active involvement in state and national professional organizations; collaborate with Graduate Nursing faculty to participate in fostering a culture of inclusion in support of College diversity; and perform scholarly activity including teaching, revision and development of courses as well as service including duties on department, SON and/or College committees.
Requirements include a Doctoral degree in nursing; certification as a nurse practitioner in family care, psych/mental health care OR adult-gerontology care; eligibility for RN and APRN licensure in Wisconsin and Minnesota; and demonstrated cross-cultural communication skills, multicultural competency and experience interacting effectively with diverse students, faculty and staff. Nurse practitioner experience in family nurse practice, AGPCNP, or psych/mental health care is preferred.
For more information and to apply, visit www.csshrjobs.com. The College of St. Scholastica is an equal opportunity employer committed to creating an educational and work environment that is rich in diversity, inclusive and supportive of all students, faculty and staff. Individuals from diverse racial, ethnic, and cultural backgrounds and persons with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply. While there is no religious requirement, we are interested in individuals who value and support the rich Catholic Benedictine heritage of the College of St. Scholastica.
Additional Salary Information: Salary is commensurate with rank and qualifications.
About The College of St. Scholastica
CSS was founded in 1912 under the sponsorship of the Benedictine Sisters, with a mission of providing intellectual and moral preparation for responsible living and meaningful work within the context of Catholic Benedictine values. The founding Benedictine Sisters offered courses to a class of six women students on the stately and beautiful Duluth campus. Today CSS programs are offered to more than 4,000 undergraduate and graduate students on the main campus in Duluth, as well as an online campus and satellite campuses in Brainerd, Cloquet, Hibbing, Grand Rapids, Inver Grove Heights, Rochester, Austin, St. Cloud, and St. Paul. The guiding principles of the Benedictines run deep in the roots of life at CSS. The College’s mission is to develop thoughtful and engaged leaders, sharpened and sensitized by their educational experience who are prepared and committed to serving and transforming the world. The values at the heart of the College mission---community, hospitality, respect, stewardship, and love of learning---animate the college community experience.
Duluth is a beautiful and vibrant city of 86,000 set on the shore of Lake Superior, the largest freshwate...r lake by surface area in the world. For outdoor enthusiasts, Duluth offers four seasons of first-rate opportunities: beaches, bike paths, jogging trails, ski resorts, cross-country skiing trails, boating and fishing sites, and rinks for skating, curling, and hockey. The Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness is an easy drive. Outside magazine has recently named Duluth as the number one “Outside City” in the US. The magazine also named Duluth as a runner-up for the “best adventure hub” in a worldwide survey of destinations for outdoor activities. The College was also pleased to learn that the nonprofit American Institute for Economics ranked Duluth as one of America’s best small metropolitan areas for college students. Similarly, the travel site DreamPlanGo named Duluth in the Top Ten of America’s Most Scenic College Towns. Duluth’s public schools are Minnesota’s most highly ranked, the cost of living is considered reasonable, and the city has more acres of municipal public parks than any other city in the country. The arts scene is booming with galleries, music venues, and a lively theater and dance community.