Professional Practice Assistant Professor of Nursing - Price Campus - Utah State University in Price Utah

Unfortunately, this job is expired as of 6/10/2015.

To continue in your search through the appropriate job categories, click either Administrative Staff, Higher Education Executives, Faculty, Post-Doc and Graduate Assistants, . You can also utilize "guess-free" keyword search tools with up to eight pre-defined criteria. Search for and Apply to academic postings directly from the site. Post your background either confidentially or overtly. Stand out and be discovered!

Utah State University

Price, Utah 84501

United States


Detailed Job Description

Department Nursing and Health Professions, Department of                   

Position Summary

The Department of Nursing and Health Professions at Utah State University (USU) seeks a Professional Practice Assistant Professor of Nursing at the USU Eastern, Price Campus. This is a 9-month benefited position.

USU Eastern is a comprehensive regional college (community college mission plus selected baccalaureate and graduate degrees) in the USU system. The town of Price is a small, safe, and diverse community in the high plateau region of eastern Utah. A drive of an hour or more north leads to the cities of the Wasatch Front, Salt Lake City International Airport, and some of the country’s best ski resorts and mountain scenery. A similar drive to the south leads to Utah’s famous national parks and access to some of the best outdoor recreational resources in the American West.       


This position fills the role of Professional Practice Assistant Professor within the USU Nursing Program. The successful candidate will work with faculty to teach undergraduate lectures, clinical courses, and labs in the nursing program. Responsibilities may include coordination of clinics, curriculum development, teaching, professional engagement, and service. Courses are taught in person at the USU Eastern Price Campus and via distance education to other USU regional campuses.          

Minimum Qualifications  

1. A Master’s degree in nursing

2. A record of excellent teaching

3. Ability to promote a positive and collaborative environment

4. Licensed registered nurse in the State of Utah or eligible for licensure in the state

5. Demonstrated ability in interpersonal, organizational, and technological skills          

Preferred Qualifications  

1. A doctoral degree with a graduate degree in nursing

2. Three years’ experience in health care

3. A minimum of three years of higher education experience     

Review Date 12-27-2014            

Position Close Date Open Until Filled     

Salary Commensurate with experience, plus excellent benefits    

See for more information and to apply online.


Requisition Number 055080

Employment in this position is contingent upon a satisfactory background check. Utah State University is an AA/EO Employer and encourages gender and ethnic diversity.

Apply Here:


Keyword Phrases

  • Professional Practice Assistant Professor
  • Assistant Professor
  • Nursing and Health Professions
  • Nursing Education
  • Healthcare Administration
Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: Masters
Experience: 3-3 years
Level of Job: Assistant Professor
Type of Faculty:Tenure Track
Salary: Not Specified
Type of School:Research University
Application Requirements: CV/Resume