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Nursing Tenure-Track Faculty (Category I)

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IMPORTANT: In order to be considered as an applicant you must apply via the online application system, www.msudenverjobs.com. References refers to a list of three professional references and their contact information. Official transcripts will be required of the candidate selected for hire. This posting will close at midnight MST on the closing date.

Posting Details

Posting Details

Posting Number F00441
Position Title Nursing Tenure-Track Faculty (Category I)
Position Number F 330
Salary for Announcement

Commensurate with experience and education

Employee Category Faculty
Department NUR - Nursing
EClass Code FT Faculty-10 mo with benes
Position Summary

Nursing Tenure-Track Faculty (Category I) position – Department of Nursing. This announcement is to fill two full-time tenure-track positions beginning in the 2017 fall semester.

Duties/Responsibilities

Teach upper division courses in the nursing program. Teach 24 credits per academic year including evenings, on-line courses and weekends using multimedia and other technologies. Able to teach in at least three of the following areas: foundations, health assessment, pharmacology, medical/surgical, mental health, maternal child, and pediatrics. Plan and provide theoretical instruction and clinical or laboratory experiences that reflect an understanding of the mission, objectives and program’s curriculum. Design, implement and evaluate curriculum. Participate in academic advising and guidance of students and be sensitive to the educational needs of students from a diverse population. Conduct student assessments and evaluate student achievement. Orient, mentor, and monitor clinical faculty and preceptors. Participate in program, curriculum, and department policy development and evaluation. Develop, implement, evaluate and update the purpose, mission and objectives of the nursing education program. Develop, evaluate, and revise student policies including admission, progression, retention and graduation. Serve on department, school and university committees. Participate in the tenure track process by active engagement in scholarly activities that support professional development and by providing service to the university and external community. The successful candidate must be willing to adhere to policies and procedures regarding students and faculty as established by the University and Department.

The University is particularly interested in applicants who have experience working with students from diverse backgrounds and a demonstrated commitment to improving access to higher education for under-represented groups.

EO STATEMENT: Metropolitan State University of Denver is an equal opportunity employer.

Required Qualifications

Master’s Degree in nursing from a Nursing Education Program with national nursing accreditation. An active unencumbered license to practice as a registered nurse in Colorado. Two years full-time, or equivalent, professional nursing clinical experience.

Preferred Qualifications

Doctorate in nursing or related field.

Posting date 03/17/2017
Closing date 04/05/2017
Closing Instructions Close on Closing Date
Special Instructions to Applicants

IMPORTANT: In order to be considered as an applicant you must apply via the online application system, www.msudenverjobs.com.

References refers to a list of three professional references and their contact information.

Official transcripts will be required of the candidate selected for hire.

This posting will close at midnight MST on the closing date.

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Cover Letter/Letter of Application
  3. References
Optional Documents

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have a Master’s degree in Nursing from a Nursing Education Program with national nursing accreditation?
    • Yes.
    • No.
  2. * What is your current salary?

    (Open Ended Question)

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