Nursing Full Time Tenure-Track Faculty (Category I) - Metropolitan State University of Denver in Denver Colorado

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Metropolitan State University of Denver

Denver, Colorado 80217

United States


Detailed Job Description

Faculty Position – Full-time Tenure, Department of Nursing.

This posting will be used to fill four positions.


Teach upper division courses in the nursing program. Teach 24 credits per academic year including evenings, weekends and on-line courses using multimedia and other technologies. Develop, implement, evaluate and update the purpose, mission and objectives of the nursing education program. Design, implement, and evaluate the curriculum using a written plan. Develop, evaluate and revise student admission, progression, retention and graduation policies within the policies of the University. Participate in academic advising and guidance of students and be sensitive to the needs of students from a diverse population. Plan and provide theoretical instruction and clinical or laboratory experiences that reflect an understanding of the mission, objectives and curriculum of the nursing education program. Plan, monitor and evaluate the instruction provided by ANIP, clinical faculty and preceptors. Evaluate student achievement of curricular objectives/outcomes related to nursing knowledge and practice. 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. This announcement is to fill one Full-Time Tenure Nursing faculty position beginning in the 2016 fall semester with nursing experience in at least two of the following areas: health assessment, pediatrics, medical/surgical, mental health and pharmacology.

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.

Required Qualifications

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

Preferred Qualifications

Doctorate in nursing or relevant field.

Special Instructions to Applicants

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

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

In order for your file to be considered complete you must submit copies of transcripts. If you are unable to submit copies of transcripts at the time of application please see below for alternate submission instructions.
Please submit to:
Lori Saiki, Ph.D., RN
Chair, Department of Nursing Faculty Search Committee
Metropolitan State University of Denver
P.O. Box 173362, Campus Box 72
Denver, CO 80217-3362
Fax: 303-556-5165

Teaching Philosophy is optional and not required. If you do not attach this document it will not have any effect on the screening of your application. The same applies if you do attach the Teaching Philosophy.

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

This posting is being used to fill four positions.

Keyword Phrases

  • NUR - Nursing
  • Diverse institution
  • Urban environment
  • Comprehensive college offering bachelors & masters
  • Nursing Education
  • Nursing
  • Other Health Sciences
  • Pediatrics
  • Pharmacy / Pharmacology & Toxicology Other Medicin
  • Other Medicine
Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: Not Specified
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: See Job Description
Type of Faculty:Not Specified
Salary: Not Specified
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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