The Department of Nursing at the College of Saint Benedict and Saint John’s University invites applications for a full time, two -year fixed term nursing faculty position with potential of renewal to begin August 2021. Expertise is sought in public health nursing. The Department of Nursing has an engaged team of 14 teacher-scholars who have a broad range of specializations and certifications. Small class sizes and hands-on learning are the norm in both introductory and advanced nursing classes, labs, and clinical. Our recently renovated simulation laboratory offers state-of-the-art technology to enhance student learning. https://www.csbsju.edu/nursing . The College of Saint Benedict (CSB) is a liberal arts college for women, and Saint John's University (SJU) is a liberal arts college for men and a graduate School of Theology for both men and women and is also the home of the Hill Museum & Manuscript Library and the Collegeville Institute for Ecumenical and Cultural Research. The campuses are located in the central lakes area of Minnesota, surrounded by more than 3,000 acres of pristine forests, prairies, and lakes. The campuses are minutes away from St. Cloud, an increasingly diverse regional center with a population of over 100,000, and 70 miles from Minneapolis and St. Paul. Some CSB/SJU faculty and staff choose to reside locally, while others commute from the Twin Cities. Both St. Cloud and the Twin Cities offer a wide range of fine arts, cultural, dining, recreational, and sporting opportunities. CSB/SJU are Catholic colleges in the Benedictine tradition enlivened by values of community, hospitality, stewardship, and justice. The schools are dedicated to cultivating an equitable, inclusive community founded on respect for all persons. Students, staff and faculty from many diverse belief systems and backgrounds collectively bring a rich dimension to the academic, cultural, and religious experience at CSB/SJU. We welcome faculty who devote themselves with passion and integrity to their disciplines and to a transformative education of their students. Please view our brochure regarding Higher Education in the Catholic and Benedictine Tradition . With a total enrollment of approximately 3,300 students, faculty members develop relationships with students in small classroom settings and have opportunities to work closely with students on research projects, experiential learning experiences, and study abroad programs. The recent initiatives to create a dynamic general education curriculum and to develop plans for a new teaching and learning center demonstrate strong institutional support for faculty development. For further information, see http://www.csbsju.edu . Institutional Commitment to Diversity The College of Saint Benedict and Saint John's University believe that an excellent liberal arts education requires an understanding and appreciation of cultural difference. Please view our Institutional Statement on Diversity . CSB/SJU offer competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits program. - Provide clinical, classroom, and laboratory instruction, simulation design and implementation while working with a faculty course team. - Participate in student academic advising. - Engage in department service and/or governance responsibilities. - Lead established short-term study abroad experiences. Required qualifications - A master's degree in nursing or related field by August 2021 - Possess an unencumbered Minnesota RN license or be eligible to receive by August 2021 - Interest in/ability and willingness to lead short term nursing study abroad experiences - Demonstrated ability to work independently as well as in a team. - Experience working with diverse populations and commitment to inclusive practices in the classroom and workplace - Effective communication and presentation skills Preferred qualifications: - Two years of recent clinical experience in public health - A doctoral degree in nursing or a related field (PhD, EdD, or DNP) with graduate level education coursework in assessment and evaluation - Specialty certification in nursing education (Certified Nurse Educator) or public health nursing (certification in public health) - Baccalaureate teaching experience with didactic, laboratory, online, and recent clinical teaching experience Applications are accepted online by clicking on " Apply " above. Candidates are asked to complete the faculty application form and submit the following application materials: - Letter of Application - Curriculum vitae - Statement of your teaching philosophy, including how you will integrate diversity and support inclusion for all students - Evidence of teaching effectiveness, such as peer and student testimonials, course evaluations, etc. - Names and contact information for three professional references - Unofficial graduate school transcripts; official transcript required upon hire Review of applications will begin March 15, 2021 . If you require an accommodation to participate in the CSB/SJU hiring process, please contact Human Resources at (320) 363-2508 or employment@csbsju.edu . It is the policy of CSB/SJU to conduct a pre-employment background check. An offer of employment is contingent upon a successful background check. The College of Saint Benedict and Saint John's University are Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employers.
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