Nursing Faculty - 12-Month

Job description

Marian University seeks qualified applicants for a Full Time 12 month Nursing Faculty position. Reporting to the Dean of the Leighton School of Nursing (LSON), this position may be required to provide traditional classroom teaching, online didactic instruction and clinical supervision in the field to meet the overall needs of the LSON. Full time faculty works collaboratively with course coordinator and clinical lead faculty. Faculty are responsible for promoting Marian University’s Catholic mission and identity by teaching, service and scholarship to LSON, including participation in LSON meetings and committees.Faculty members must support the overall philosophy and goals of the nursing program and Marian University.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

Actively engages the Catholic Franciscan mission by modeling the values, honoring the legacy of the founding congregations, promoting unity, and integrating the Catholic intellectual traditions with those of the Sisters of Saint Francis of Oldenburg in activities, programs, and services. Assists in developing, planning, implementing, evaluating and modifying the total nursing curriculum. Collaborates with other faculty to ensure the design of nursing course reflects the philosophy, organizing framework, appropriate level objectives, and curriculum flow of the program. Collaborates with other faculty and book representatives in the selection of required textbooks and completion of the textbook ordering process. Develops, administers, and evaluates courses each semester. Collaborates with clinical leads to ensure clinical application of didactic content. Monitors academic status of students enrolled in the course and provides academic counseling of students making unsatisfactory progress in collaboration with Director of Nursing Student Success and Academic Success Coaches at partner sites.Maintains written documentation records of student counseling, and performance. Assists with student recruitment, pinning and other activities. Participates in other duties as assigned. To perform this job successfully, the individuals must have:

  • Knowledge of and commitment to the mission of Marian University. Must be willing and able to advance the University mission.
  • An earned doctorate degree in nursing is preferred. Candidates with a Master’s Degree in Nursing and either proven or presumptive potential to obtain an appropriate terminal degree to be considered. Academic Rank will be determined by experience in the assigned area of responsibility and credentials.
  • Current unencumbered licensure as a Registered Nurse in the State of Indiana.RN licensure. Eligible to hold a Compact License or licenses in additional states as required to teach on line for partner sites.
  • Minimum of three years’ experience in the practice of nursing required and prior academic teaching at undergraduate level preferred.
  • Located within 10 minutes of downtown Indianapolis, Marian University is one of the nation’s preeminent Catholic institutions of higher learning, and ranks as one of US News & World Report’s top universities in the Midwest Region. Marian University was founded in 1937 by the Sisters of St. Francis, Oldenburg, Indiana, and the Franciscan Values that the Sisters ingrained into the university’s culture are still prevalent today. The university has experienced tremendous growth in the past 15 years under the leadership of President Daniel J. Elsener, including the opening of the Marian University College of Osteopathic Medicine in 2013 – the state’s first new medical school in 110 years. Marian University’s football team has captured the NAIA national championship in 2012 and 2015. In 2016 and 2017, the women’s basketball team won back-to-back NAIA national championships. Marian University is also home to the most successful collegiate cycling program in the nation, which currently holds 44 national titles.

    Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the positions are filled. Required materials include: Resume, Cover letter, and the names and contact information of three professional references. Only complete applicant packets submitted to [email protected] will be considered.

    Marian University is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All individuals, including minorities, women, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.




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    Posted: 10/1/2020
    Application Due: 11/30/2020
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