The College of Health and Human Services is seeking applications for two full-time 12 month non-tenure track faculty positions in the Department of Nursing for the online RN- BSN program. (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.
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NKU has a strong commitment to trans-disciplinary education and the School of Nursing is located in the Health Innovations building, which offers opportunities for academic innovation and initiatives to affect the health of the region.
These positions reports to the Associated School Director/School of Nursing Director. The search will remain open until the position is filled. These positions will begin Summer 2021/Fall 2021.
Primary Responsibilities :
The School of Nursing invites applications for two full-time non-tenure track renewable faculty positions at the lecturer level. Faculty responsibilities will include teaching in the online RN- BSN program and service to the program, college and University. Teaching responsibilities include instruction in the 7-week online courses during the Fall, Spring and Summer semesters of the academic year. These positions do not require relocation to Kentucky.
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 duties include: 1.Plan, teach, manage, and evaluate lectures or activities within the course. 2.Assure instructional excellence and innovation in course presentation. 3.Remain current in the discipline through attendance at professional continuing education seminars. 4.Serve on committees as assigned and attend faculty, departmental, and other meetings in person or virtually as necessary. 5.Maintain office hours in person or virtually, and to be accessible and available to students and staff. 6.Review textbooks in the discipline and place textbook orders according to the University schedule. 7.Maintain grades and submit final grades through My NKU by the University deadlines. 8.Work cooperatively with the faculty team including adjunct faculty, clinical coordinators, and academic coaches. 9.Perform other duties as assigned.
MSN degree required. Doctoral degree in Nursing or related field preferred.
Two years of experience in clinical practice within the past five years required.
Previous academic teaching experience in the online format preferred.
Must possess a valid unencumbered nursing license.
Inquiries should be directed to Dr. Traci Freeman, Faculty Search Committee Chair School of Nursing at 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
Quick Link: 10427
Internal Number: 10427
About Northern Kentucky University
NKU is a growing metropolitan university of more than 14,000 students served by more than 2,000 faculty and staff on a thriving suburban campus near Cincinnati.
Located in the quiet suburb of Highland Heights, Kentucky—just seven miles southeast of Cincinnati—we have become a leader in Greater Cincinnati and Kentucky by providing a private school education for a fraction of the cost.
While we are one of the fastest growing universities in Kentucky, our professors still know our students' names.