Overview

The University of Mary Hardin Baylor’s Scott and White College of Nursing seeks two qualified nursing faculty for its Bachelors of Science in Nursing program, with options to begin January or August 2018.  (One position in Mental Health and one position in Med/Surg & Leadership).  These are non-tenure track positions with initial appointment at the rank of Instructor or Assistant Professor, commensurate with experience.  UMHB seeks faculty who are active Christians and dedicated teacher-scholars to prepare students for leadership, service, and faith-informed discernment in a global society.

The Scott and White College of Nursing has approximately 525 undergraduate nursing students and offers two undergraduate degree programs which lead to the BSN degree.

UMHB is conveniently located in Belton, an historic town of over 20,000 in the heart of central Texas.  Excellent schools, abundant cultural and recreational opportunities, and a high quality of life are hallmarks of the local community.

Faculty Responsibilities:   Activities required of all faculty include exemplary teaching and service to department, college, and university.

Specific Responsibilities:  Teach undergraduate courses in nursing.  The teaching load is typically 12 hours per semester undergraduate courses with two course preparations. In addition, each faculty member is responsible for teaching in the acute care clinical area one to two days a week.

Qualifications:  A master’s degree in Nursing is required.  Excellent teaching and communication skills, a dedication to professional attainment, and commitment to quality improvement are essential.  Must be an active, and committed Christian. Additionally:

  • Mental Health position qualification:  Clinical nursing experience in mental health services is required.
  • Med/Surg/Leadership position qualifications:  Leadership experience in nursing or related healthcare field and clinical experience in med/surg environment are required.

Salaries & Benefits:  Competitive salary commensurate with experience, excellent benefits including medical and dental insurance, retirement plan with match and UMHB tuition benefits for employees and their dependents.

TO APPLY:   Visit www.hr.umhb.edu/careers for more details and to apply. Please submit a cover letter, CV, transcript copies and evidence of quality teaching performance with your online application.  Your letter of interest should also respond to UMHB’s mission and values, found at http://about.umhb.edu/our-mission.  In addition, include in one page or less, a description of your own Christian beliefs and commitments. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until position is filled.

Quick Link to Application: https://umhb.applicantstack.com/x/detail/a2zc18obpuun

About University of Mary Hardin-Baylor

Founded in 1845, the University of Mary Hardin-Baylor has traditionally been known for producing excellent educators, nurses, business leaders and missionaries.  That has not changed, but today UMHB is also earning recognition for its talented science and music graduates, for top-notch graduate programs in counseling, physical therapy and more. 

Research done in the university's Human Performance Laboratory is being applauded for its contributions to the field of sport nutrition.  The university's new competency-based education program for adult learners is the first of its kind among private colleges and universities in Texas.  And enrollment at UMHB has set new records every year for the last seven years.

What's behind this success?  An unapologetic dedication to Christian principles.  An emphasis on inspired teaching, on making each student's learning experience the best it can be.  A commitment to excellence in every aspect of university life. 

If one word could be chosen to summarize what is happening at UMHB today, that word would be "MOMENTUM." 

It takes a powerful force to gain momentum in an upward trajectory, and that force is present and real at UMHB today.  Mary Hardin-Baylor is moving forward, offering Christian higher education in compelling new ways to a growing number of students. UMHB has nearly 4,000 students pursuing degrees at the undergraduate, master’s, and doctoral degree levels and nearly 500 employees including 190 full-time faculty members.

UMHB is conveniently located in Belton, an historic town of over 20,000 in the heart of central Texas.  Excellent schools, abundant cultural and recreational opportunities, and a high quality of life are hallmarks of the local community.

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