Assistant Professor of Nursing, Fixed Term Non-Probationary Faculty
Company: St. Cloud State University
Location: Saint Cloud
Posted on: March 16, 2020
The Department of Nursing offers an undergraduate program within
the nursing discipline and is a fully accredited member of the
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education ( CCNE ) and approved by
the Minnesota Board of Nursing. The four-year Bachelor of Science
degree with a major in Nursing (BS), also termed ?traditional
pre-licensure? program, is a 68-credit major preparing caring
professional clinicians for practice in contemporary health care
settings. Additionally, SCSU offers an RN to BS completion program,
which is fully online and is completed in 12 months. SCSU is also
in the program development stages for graduate nursing education.
The graduate education degree will consist of the Doctor of Nursing
Practice degree, with the capability for students to obtain
national certification as a Family Nurse Practitioner. Roll-out of
the graduate program is expected Fall 2021. Educational and
clinical experiences prepare graduates to practice in a culturally
diverse, rapidly changing, global society. SCSU?s nursing programs
emphasize critical thinking, clinical reasoning, and clinical
judgement to appropriately address the needs of individuals,
families, communities, and populations throughout all stages of
The Department of Nursing Science offers a state-of-the art
Simulation Lab, which has been named the Jim and Ann Marie Maciej
Nursing Education Suite in recognition of their generous financial
Faculty members are expected to:
? Demonstrate ability to teach didactic and clinical nursing
courses at the undergraduate level.
? Provide academic advising to undergraduate nursing students.
? Provide mentoring and leadership to adjunct clinical faculty.
? Participate in strategic planning, programmatic development, and
? Participate in accreditation, governance, and regulatory review
processes of the Department.
? Collaborate effectively will members of Department and community
?The ideal candidate will share St. Cloud State?s commitment to our
mission and values, especially our commitment to the holistic
education of our racially and socio-economically diverse student
population. Applicants will be expected to establish and maintain a
professional goal to become outstanding teachers through the use of
research-based, best-practices pedagogy. They should be willing to
participate in teaching using alternative delivery methods such as
online and hybrid. They will regularly engage in ongoing
professional development and innovation opportunities focused on
pedagogical growth offered within the College and at St. Cloud
--- Master?s degree in nursing from an accredited institution.
--- Current and unencumbered RN licensure in the state of
--- Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively and work
cooperatively with students, faculty and community, including
--- Evidence of experience in teaching in specialty area,
specifically medical/surgical nursing and/or leadership in
--- Experience as a clinical instructor in specialty area,
specifically medical/surgical nursing and/or leadership in
--- Evidence of the ability to work with persons from culturally
--- Doctoral degree in Nursing (PhD, DNP ) or Doctorate in
--- Demonstrated success in teaching in a specialty area in an
accredited baccalaureate nursing program.
--- Experience with nursing simulation.
--- Experience with on-line teaching.
About St. Cloud State University:
Founded in 1869, St. Cloud State is an award-winning regional
public university and proud member of the Minnesota State
Universities & Colleges system. The 100-acre campus is about an
hour northwest of Minneapolis and St. Paul, along the oak-crowned
west bank of the Mississippi River. St. Cloud State students
prepare for life, work and citizenship by exploring the world
around them and making it better. St. Cloud State employees value
active and applied learning, community engagement, sustainability,
and global and cultural understanding. These commitments complement
more than 200 majors, minors and pre-professional programs, 60
graduate programs and 250 student clubs and organizations. St.
Cloud State began as a normal school in 1869 and became St. Cloud
State Teachers College in 1921. Bachelor?s degrees were first
offered in 1925. Master?s degrees debuted in 1957. In 1975, the
institution became St. Cloud State University. In recent years, the
University added applied doctoral programs in Higher Education
Administration and Educational Administration and Leadership. A
diverse mix of students from Midwestern towns and U.S. metropolitan
areas are learning alongside more than 1,000 international students
from about 80 nations.
Why Work For Us
Help students achieve their educational dreams. We are looking for
diverse people with passion, who are engaged, serious in the work
of helping those who strive and desire a college education to
achieve their goals.
St. Cloud State University is committed to excellence and actively
supports cultural diversity. To promote this endeavor, we invite
individuals who contribute to such diversity to apply, including
minorities, women, LGBT , persons with disabilities and veterans.
St. Cloud State University does not discriminate on the basis of
race, sex, color, creed, religion, age, national origin,
disability, marital status, status with regards to public
assistance, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression,
or status as a U.S. veteran. The Title IX coordinator at St. Cloud
State University is Ellyn Bartges. For additional information,
contact the Office of Institutional Equity & Access, (320)
308-5123, Admin. Services Bldg. Rm 102
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