West Liberty University is seeking a Nursing Faculty member.  The nationally accredited Nursing Program is a traditional four-year baccalaureate program which includes a track for registered nurses pursuing a bachelor’s degree.  This position is a 9-month, full-time, tenure-track faculty position with teaching responsibilities related to classroom and clinical instruction, primarily in pediatric nursing although other specialties will be considered.  Requirements include recent clinical experience in the specialty area, an MSN degree with academic preparation in the specialty area, and a license as a registered professional nurse in the state of WV or eligibility for this license.  Teaching experience and a doctoral degree in nursing or progress toward the doctorate in nursing are preferred.  Other clinical specialty areas, such as, maternity nursing and medical-surgical nursing may be considered.

 

The successful candidate must have excellent skills in anticipating and implementing curricular change and the ability to work collaboratively in teams.  A faculty member is expected to participate in continuous improvement in the areas of teaching, professional development, and service to the University and community. Salary will be commensurate with education and experience.  This position includes a comprehensive benefit package. Anticipated starting date: August 16, 2014.

 

West Liberty University (http://www.westliberty.edu) is a small, comprehensive institution under the auspices of the West Virginia Higher Education Policy Commission.   

 

Interested individuals are to submit current curriculum vitae, three letters of recommendation, copies of student evaluations, and a sample syllabus. Copies of transcripts of all graduate and undergraduate work are to be sent to: West Liberty University, Human Resources Department,  208 University Drive, College Union Box 131, West Liberty, WV 26074 or to [email protected]  Do not send audio or video recordings at this time.

 

West Liberty University is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and welcomes applications from all interested individuals.  Individuals who need assistance in the application process may contact Sue Garrison at 304-336-8029 or [email protected] (do not apply to this e-mail)

 

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