Assistant Professor of Nursing

DESCRIPTION OF JOB:

The Henry Predolin School of Nursing at Edgewood College announces the opening for a full-time tenure track faculty position beginning with the academic year 2017-2018. The School of Nursing fosters excellence in classroom and clinical settings in both undergraduate and graduate programs. The undergraduate program includes both traditional and a post-baccalaureate program. The MSN graduate program has concentration areas in nursing education and nursing administration. A Doctor of Nursing Practice in Leadership (DNP) program will begin in fall 2017.

Located in Madison, WI, Edgewood College is a liberal arts Catholic college in the Dominican tradition, with 2,500 undergraduate and graduate students. It offers more than 40 academic and professional programs, including master’s degrees in business, education, nursing, and other fields, and a doctoral degree in educational leadership. Edgewood is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission. The School of Nursing is accredited by The American Association of Colleges of Nursing.

Edgewood College has been named to the 2012 'Best National Universities' list by U.S. News & World Report. This honor is the most recent in a series of national recognitions for Edgewood College. Since August 2011, the College has been named as a "Best in the Midwest" college by Princeton Review and one of America's best colleges by Forbes Magazine.

Responsibilities:

Responsibilities include teaching at the undergraduate and graduate (MSN and DNP) levels. Demonstration of excellence in professional nursing education at the undergraduate/graduate level and evidence of scholarly and community services potential are strongly recommended.

Necessary Education or Work Experience:

  • Earned PhD in Nursing (preferred), or doctorate in related field with a Master's degreein Nursing;  DNP may be considered
  • Eligible for RN licensure in the State of Wisconsin
  • Demonstrated record of excellence in clinical practice (direct and/or indirect care). Experience in nursing administration preferred for teaching in the graduate programs. 
  • Demonstration of knowledge and skills in contemporary practice issues related to the AACN Essentials for Baccalaureate, Masters and Doctor of Nursing Practice programs required.

Other Qualifications:

Edgewood College, an Equal Opportunity Employer, is committed to academic excellence through diversity in its faculty, staff, and students. Candidates must demonstrate multicultural competence — the awareness, knowledge, and skills needed to work with others who are culturally different from self in meaningful, relevant, and productive ways. Applicants from traditionally underrepresented populations including women and racial and ethnic minorities are especially encouraged to apply. The selected candidate must actively support the mission of the College by working with faculty, staff and students to share in our core values — truth, compassion, justice, partnership, and community.

For more information: Henry Predolin School of Nursing

To apply:
Applicants should submit 1) A cover letter briefly outlining the applicants teaching philosophy for a liberal arts college, 2) Professional Curriculum Vitae, 3) Two letters of reference (one from professional or practice colleagues /supervisors and one from an academic mentor/professor), and  4) All official transcripts to:


Edgewood College
Human Resources – ANRS
1000 Edgewood College Drive
Madison, WI 53711
E-mail: humanresources@edgewood.edu
Equal Opportunity Employer