Assistant Professor of Nursing

Location
Tennessee, United States
Salary
Competitive Salary
Posted
Nov 13, 2020
Employment Level
Tenured/Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

The School of Nursing at Belmont University is seeking applications for a tenure track faculty positions at the rank listed above beginning August 1, 2021. Belmont University is a student-centered Christian community providing an academically challenging education that empowers men and women of diverse backgrounds to engage and transform the world with disciplined intelligence, compassion, courage and faith.

Job responsibilities include undergraduate teaching in the area of adult health in a concept based curriculum. This position may teach in classroom, clinical, and/or simulation lab courses. Additional responsibilities include academic advising, student mentoring, scholarly activity, student recruitment and college and university service.  A master’s degree in a clinical area of nursing from an accredited program is preferred.  An earned doctorate in nursing or related field is required.  Candidates currently pursuing a doctorate will be considered. As all Belmont undergraduates complete an innovative general education program with significant interdisciplinary components, Belmont University is particularly seeking applicants who can demonstrate the interest and ability to work collaboratively in course design and to teach interdisciplinary and topical courses in this program.  For additional information about the position and to complete the online application, candidates are directed to https://belmont.csod.com/ats/careersite/jobdetails.aspx?site=10&c=belmont&id=1916

 

An electronic version of a Cover Letter, Curriculum Vitae, Teaching Philosophy, and a Response to Belmont’s Mission, Vision, and Values statement articulating how the candidate’s knowledge, experience, and beliefs have prepared him/her to contribute to a Christian community of learning and service must be attached in order to complete the online application.  Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

 

Belmont University seeks to attract and retain highly qualified faculty and staff that share the University’s values and will contribute to its mission and vision to be a leader among teaching universities bringing together the best of liberal arts and professional education in a Christian community of learning and service. 

 

Our mission, vision and values statements may be found at http://www.belmont.edu/about/mission.html

 

Prepare a one-page essay of about 300-400 words that describes how your Christian faith informs and influences your personal and professional life, how it plays a role in your interest in joining Belmont University, and how it will help you contribute to Belmont University given our mission, vision, and values statements.

 

 

Belmont's vision is to be a leader among teaching universities, bringing together the best of liberal arts and professional education in a Christian community of learning and service.

 

Belmont University seeks to attract and retain active, highly qualified, culturally and academically diverse faculty and staff who share the University's values and will contribute to its mission and vision. A comprehensive, co-educational university located in thriving Nashville, Tennessee, Belmont is home to more than 8,200 students who come from every state and 28 countries, and the University is nationally ranked and consistently recognized as a “Most Innovative” institution by U.S. News & World Report. Committed to being a leader among teaching universities, Belmont brings together the best of liberal arts and professional education in a Christian community of learning and service. The University’s purpose is to help students explore their passions and develop their talents to meet the world’s needs. With more than 100 areas of undergraduate study, 27 master’s programs and five doctoral degrees, there is no limit to the ways Belmont University can expand an individual's horizon.

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

The selected candidate will be required to complete a background check satisfactory to the University.

Belmont University participates in E-Verify. Federal law requires all employers to verify the identity and employment eligibility of all persons hired to work in the United States.

A review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

 

The selected candidate for this position will be required to complete a background check satisfactory to the University.