Assistant Professor/Tenure Track

Northern Michigan University
Michigan, United States
Salary Not Specified
Posted date
Nov 29, 2021

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Position Type
Faculty Positions, Education, Curriculum & Instruction, Teacher Education, Health & Medicine, Nursing, Other Health & Medicine, Administrative, Student Affairs, Health Services
Employment Type
Full Time

Position Title:

Assistant Professor



Term of Assignment:

Tenure Track

Term End Date, If Applicable:

FLSA Status:

Exempt = not eligible for overtime

Work Schedule:




Less than 10%

Brief Statement of Duties

Brief Statement of Duties:

This position covers teaching, research, and service responsibilities appropriate for the rank of Assistant/Associate Professor. This position has an Adult Health focus. This is a campus-based position.

Minimum Qualifications

Required Education:

Doctorate or equivalent terminal degree

Discipline / Degree Area:

Nursing, Education, or a related field

Required Specialized Training/Certifications:

Current Michigan RN licensure (unrestricted) or eligibility in MIchigan.
Must have a graduate degree in Nursing (either Masters or Doctorate).

Required Minimum Work Experience:

Three years of experience as a Registered Nurse (RN).
Experience with Adult Health Nursing.

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, or Attributes Required for Satisfactory Performance of the Position Duties:

Exceptional oral and written communication skills.
Time management skills: The ability to manage one's own time and that of others.
Active Learning: Understanding the implications of new information for both current and future problem-solving and decision-making.
Critical Thinking: Using logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions, or approaches to problems.
Learning Strategies: Selecting and using training/instructional methods and procedures appropriate for the situation when learning or teaching new things.
Interpersonal Orientation: Knowledge of principles and processes for interacting effectively with others.
Problem Sensitivity: The ability to tell when something is wrong or is likely to go wrong. It does not involve solving the problem, only recognizing there is a problem.

Additional Desirable Qualifications

Additional Desirable Qualifications:

Experience with Obstetric/Maternal-Child Health Nursing.
Experience with Medical-Surgical Nursing.
Experience with Population Health Nursing.
Experience with teaching and/or computer-assisted instruction in an accredited university setting.
Willingness to teach across the nursing curriculum.
Experience with teaching and planning clinical simulations.
Experience with online teaching.


Special Instructions to Applicants:

Applicant materials will include the faculty application, cover letter, CV, unofficial transcripts and nursing licensure including which state held in. Upload this document to the teaching philosophy field.

Contact Information:

Jamie Crabb, Chair -

Equal Employment Opportunity:

NMU is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer of protected veterans and individuals with disabilities, and is strongly committed to increasing the diversity of its employees.

Advertised: Nov 29 2021 Eastern Standard Time
Applications close: Jan 21 2022 Eastern Standard Time

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