The College of St. Scholastica is seeking to fill an undergraduate faculty position preparing students for entry level generalist practice. This is a nine-month, tenure-track negotiable faculty position in the Traditional undergraduate nursing program, with an anticipated start date Spring 2021. The position has teaching, scholarship, and college and community service expectations.
The School of Nursing values a collaborative approach to teaching learners of all ages and cultural and ethnic backgrounds. Success in this position includes a commitment to diversity as an outcome because it enhances our education and provides tools to be culturally respectful, professionally competent, and civically responsible.
RESPONSIBILITIES The position is a nine-month faculty position in the traditional undergraduate nursing program with an option for additional employment. The full-time position has teaching responsibilities in classroom, lab and simulation, acute care, and community health care clinical settings.
REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS - Master’s Degree in nursing or a graduate degree in nursing in progress - Professional nursing experience - Demonstrated cross-cultural communication skills and multicultural competency - Demonstrated experience interacting effectively with diverse students, faculty and staff
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS - Doctoral degree in nursing - Excellent verbal, written, and IT communication skills - Teaching experience
About College of St. Scholastica
The College of St. Scholastica (CSS) is a thriving independent private college with its main campus overlooking Lake Superior in Duluth, extended campuses throughout Minnesota and vibrant online programs that attract learners from around the world. Since 1912, The College of St. Scholastica has been preparing students for responsible living and meaningful work by emphasizing the Catholic Benedictine values upon which it was founded: Community, Hospitality, Respect, Stewardship and Love of Learning. At CSS, equity and inclusion are viewed as key ingredients to academic excellence and student success.
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