Faculty Position in the Undergraduate Nursing Program

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POSITION: Full-time Non-tenure track faculty position in the Undergraduate Nursing Program




QUALIFICATIONS:Ph.D. or DNP preferred, MSN required.  Experience in adult health medical-surgical nursing or adult health advanced practice nursing.  Prior experience in nursing education including nursing simulation preferred.




RESPONSIBILITIES:Provide high quality nursing instruction in a highly reputable, CCNE-accredited nursing education program grounded in the liberal arts.  Applicants must have a strong commitment to teaching undergraduate, pre-licensure nurses on topics across the fundamentals and medical-surgical nursing areas; advising; clinical supervision; simulation experience development, coordination, and supervision; department responsibilities; and collaboration across the different nursing programs.  The successful candidate will have a commitment to the department’s mission of preparing and mentoring nursing students to practice nursing within a Sacred Covenant Model for nursing.




COMPENSATION:Nine‑month contract with possibility of summer teaching, and good potential for renewal of position. Salary determined by education and experience.




APPOINTMENT DATE:One-year position begins mid-August 2019. EMU reserves the right to fill the position at any time or keep the position open.



INQUIRIES:Application review begins immediately. Applicants will be asked to respond to questions specific to EMU’s mission after the initial inquiry. Send letter of application, curriculum vitae, transcripts (unofficial acceptable), and three letters of reference to:



                                                Dr. Deirdre L. Smeltzer, Vice President and Undergraduate Academic Dean

                                                [email protected]   

                                                Eastern Mennonite University

                                                1200 Park Road

                                                Harrisonburg, VA  22802

                                                 (540) 432-4141


Eastern Mennonite University (www.emu.edu) is an equal opportunity employer, committed to enhancing diversity across the institution. Eastern Mennonite University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national or ethnic origin, sex, disability, age, sexual orientation, or gender identity. EMU conducts criminal background investigations as part of the hiring process.

EMU seeks faculty who have demonstrated or show promise of
-teaching excellence in a Christian liberal arts environment,
-a commitment to ongoing scholarship, and
-familiarity with and support for Anabaptist/Mennonite Christian faith practices.




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Posted: 3/13/2019
Application Due: 5/12/2019
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