Briar Cliff University of Iowa, an institution committed to higher education within a liberal arts and Catholic perspective, invites applications for a 12-month, tenure-track, assistant/associate professor of Nursing to start in the fall of 2017.
Candidates will possess a Ph.D. or D.N.P., with preference given to candidates certified as a primary care Family Nurse Practitioner or Adult/Gerontology Nurse Practitioner. Preference will be given to candidates with experience teaching nursing at the baccalaureate level or higher across a variety of nursing courses and with strong interpersonal and communication skills. Opportunities to mentor graduate students on their evidence-based practice projects and practice improvement projects also exist. Successful candidates will demonstrate a commitment to high-quality education in a Catholic and Franciscan University.
Perched on a scenic hilltop in northwest Iowa, Briar Cliff University is a liberal arts institution offering baccalaureate to doctoral degree programs and is home to more than 1100 students. Since 1930, the University has educated students in the Franciscan tradition of service, caring, and openness to all. Grounded in faith and pursuit in higher learning, the liberal arts education from Briar Cliff shapes more than just students’ résumés – it shapes their character.
Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Candidates should provide a curriculum vitae, a cover letter, official graduate transcripts, and the names and contact information for three references who will not be contacted without consent. These materials should be sent electronically to Marilee Thomas, Executive Assistant to the Vice President for Academic Affairs at Marilee.email@example.com. Further information about the position may be found at www.briarcliff.edu/employment. EOE/AA