Nursing Faculty Position with expertise in Adult Health/ Medical Surgical Nursing

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Full-time tenure track position in the Department of Nursing, beginning August 2021.  The department of nursing offers a professional program leading to the Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) and is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education.


A minimum of a master’s degree in nursing is required, a doctorate with a nursing focus is preferred. Clinical practice experience in adult health, medical/ surgical nursing, and the ability to teach both theory and clinical is required. Current unencumbered licensure as a professional nurse in Illinois is required. Successful experience in teaching at the baccalaureate level is desirable.

Trinity seeks faculty candidates who are professing Christians and are committed to excellence in teaching, scholarship, and service. Successful candidates will possess the ability to articulate the relationship among their academic discipline, the vocational preparation of their students, and a vision for human flourishing that emerges from the Christian faith. Successful candidates will also be dedicated to personal involvement with students outside of the classroom through advising and other informal academic and cultural settings. 


Responsibility for teaching both the clinical components of Adult Health courses (I, II, or III) and theory courses such as Pathophysiology. Faculty members have additional responsibility for student advisement, college and department service, and scholarly and professional achievement.


Rank and salary commensurate with experience.  Benefits include health insurance, pension, life insurance, and disability insurance.

The review of applications will begin in Spring 2021. The desirable start date is August 2021. For further information about the position contact:

Dr. Aaron Kuecker, Provost

Trinity Christian College

Phone: 708-239-4839

Email: [email protected]

Only electronic application documents will be accepted.

Applicants should be prepared to upload the following during the application process:

  • Vita
  • Cover letter
  • Three references (included within your vita or in a separate document)
  • Faith Statement. In a separate document, please provide details about your Christian faith and faith practices.
  • Mission and Diversity Statement. In a separate document, please provide a reflection on Trinity Christian College’s Mission, as well as a reflection on your experience working with diverse persons and in diverse settings. For your review, Trinity Christian College’s Mission and Diversity Statements can be found on our website under “Full Statements” at
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Trinity Christian College is a four-year liberal arts college located in Palos Heights, Illinois, a suburb twenty miles southwest of Chicago. Since its founding in 1959, Trinity has provided its students with an excellent Christian higher education in the Reformed tradition. The College enrollment in the traditional program is about 1,100 with a vibrant residential program. We offer majors in the arts, humanities, social sciences, and natural sciences, as well as professional programs in accounting and business administration, nursing, education, computer science, pre-medicine, and pre-law. Trinity also offers master’s programs in counseling psychology and special education as well as degree completion programs in education and business. Trinity Christian College is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission and a member of the North Central Association.

Trinity is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes applications from diverse candidates.




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Posted: 2/16/2021
Application Due: 4/17/2021
Work Type: Full Time

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