The College of Health Professions is seeking applications for one full-time, Non-tenure-track, faculty position in the Department of Nursing. (nursing.nku.edu) NKU is built on core values that emphasize multidimensional excellence, learner-centered education, civic engagement, multiculturalism, innovation, collegiality, and collaboration across disciplines and professional fields. We encourage applications from all qualified candidates, but especially from individuals who contribute to the diversity of our academic community. NKU is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. We embrace inclusiveness, equity, and global awareness in all dimensions of our work and seek excellence through diversity among our students, administrators, faculty, and staff. Applications by members of diverse groups is encouraged. For additional information on Northern Kentucky University, visit http://www.nku.edu. NKU has a strong commitment to trans-disciplinary education and opened a new Health Innovations Center in the fall of 2018. The center is one-of-a-kind and provide the opportunity for the Department of Nursing to play a significant role in academic innovation as well as impact the health of the region. The position reports to the Department of Nursing Chair.
The search will remain open until the position is filled. The position will begin August 12, 2019.
Primary Responsibilities :
The Department Nursing invites applications for NTTR Instructor level position for the BSN Program. Faculty responsibilities will include teaching and service. Teaching responsibilities will be primarily face-to-face. All faculty must be prepared to plan and teach courses within their area of expertise. This includes developing (or using provided syllabus) for the classes assigned.
Specific responsibilities include:
1. Plan, teach, and evaluate lectures or activities within the course. 2. Assure instructional excellence and innovation in course presentation. 3. Remain current in the discipline through research and attendance at professional continuing education seminars. 4. Serve on committees as assigned and attend faculty, departmental, and other meetings as necessary. 5. Advise students throughout the semester. 6. Provide tutoring to students upon request. 7. Maintain office hours to be accessible and available to students and staff. 8. Review textbooks in the discipline and place textbook orders according to the University schedule. 9. Maintain grades and submit mid-term and/or final grades through My NKU by the University deadlines. 10. Work cooperatively with the faculty team. 11. Perform other duties as assigned.
MSN required. Doctorate preferred. Experience in pediatric and/or psychiatric, within the last 5 years desired. Teaching experience in baccalaureate nursing programs desirable. Must possess a valid unencumbered nursing license. Inquiries should be directed to Gannon Tagher, Chair, Department of Nursing email@example.com Any candidate who is offered this position will be required to go through a pre-employment criminal background check as mandated by state law.
Minimum Education: Master's Degree
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Internal Number: 7939
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