- 23-Sep-2021 to Until Filled (EST)
- Passan School of Nursing
- Wilkes-Barre, PA, USA
- Full Time
Medical, Dental, Vision, Retirement, Employer paid life insurance, Tuition benefits and more
Wilkes University invites applicants for the position of Tenure Track Assistant Professor of Nursing in the Undergraduate Department of the Passan School of Nursing (PSON). The successful candidate is responsible for didactic and clinical instruction within the psychiatric and medical surgical courses in the undergraduate program. Effective teaching, mentoring, and advising are expected of all faculty members at Wilkes University. Service to the university and community, as well as scholarly activities support the student-centered core.
A Doctorate in Nursing is required, but will consider candidates who are completing their PhD dissertation or scholarly project component of their DNP education. Eligibility for licensure in Pennsylvania, demonstrated commitment to excellence in teaching, and current clinical competence is required. The ideal candidate should have prior experience teaching at the college level. Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience.
The PSON provides comprehensive programming which has expanded professional opportunities for undergraduate and graduate students. Both the undergraduate and graduate programs are fully accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE).
Wilkes University is an independent, comprehensive university dedicated to academic excellence in the liberal arts, sciences, and selected professional programs. The University has approximately 2,260 students at the undergraduate level and over 1,250 full time equivalent students at the graduate and first professional levels.
Its institutional focus is on developing strong mentoring relationships with each of its students and contributing vitally to economic development of Northeastern Pennsylvania. The University is located in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, a revitalized city that is located on the lovely Susquehanna River and is within two and one-half hours driving distance of New York City and Philadelphia.
To apply, visit https://wilkesuniversitycareers.applicantpro.com/jobs/. Please be sure to include a cover letter, resume or curriculum vitae and three references.
Wilkes University is constantly seeking to become a more diverse community and to enhance its capacity to value and capitalize on the cultural richness that diversity brings. The University strongly encourages applications from persons with diverse backgrounds. Wilkes University does not discriminate in its employment practices or in its educational programs or activities on the basis of race, color, national or ethnic origin, age, religion, disability, pregnancy, sex/gender, gender identity and/or expression, sexual orientation, marital or family status, military or veteran status, or genetic information.