Assistant Professor Health Programs (AMENDED)

Job description

Working title

Director II of the Nurse Practitioner Program

Position Summary

Michigan State University College of Nursing invites applications for the position of Nurse Practitioner Program Director. This is an annual year, fixed term faculty position.

The program director is a member of the full time faculty in the College of Nursing and is responsible for providing leadership regarding the overall planning, implementation, recruitment, evaluation and revision of the master’s and doctoral curriculum. The program director works closely with College administration including the Office of Student Support Service Advisors to achieve this mission. This position will serve as a liaison between clinical facilities and the College of Nursing for student’s experiences and in securing appropriate clinical sites.

The College is located in mid-Michigan in East Lansing on the Michigan State University campus. The East Lansing community offers a high quality of life and is close to recreational areas, sporting events and artistic performances and exhibits and a vibrant university life.

To apply please access the University Human Resources website at

Required Degree

Doctorate -Nursing

Minimum Requirements (Amended)

DNP or PhD in nursing or related field; Master’s degree in Nursing is required if Doctorate is not in Nursing; National certification as a Family or Adult/Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner; Unrestricted RN license without probationary status; Comprehensive knowledge and experience in specialty area; Previous teaching experience is required.

Desired Qualifications

Baccalaureate and higher education teaching experience is desired; Prior administrative experience is desired.

Required Application Materials

Cover letter and curriculum vitae.

Special Instructions

To apply please visit Address application materials to: Randolph F.R. Rasch, PhD, RN, FAANP, Dean and Professor 

Review of applications will begin on August 3, 2017 and continue until the position is filled.

Summary of Health Risks

Exposure to human blood, serum, tissue and other body fluids; and materials covered under UniversalPrecautions. TB risk or work within 3 feet of human patients in a health care setting or have potential exposure to animalsor to specimens with Mycobacterium.




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Posted: 7/20/2017
Application Due: 7/20/2018
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