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Assistant/Associate Professor of Nursing

Employer
Midway University
Location
Midway University - Midway, KY, 40347

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Health & Medical, Nursing
Position Type
Assistant Professor
Employment Type
Full Time
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
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Job DetailsLevel ExperiencedJob Location Midway University - Midway, KYRemote Type N/APosition Type Full TimeEducation Level Graduate DegreeSalary Range UndisclosedTravel Percentage NegligibleJob Shift UndisclosedJob Category EducationDescription

Assistant/Associate Professor of Nursing

Expected Start: Fall 2022

Midway University seeks a full time Assistant/Associate Professor of Nursing in the School of Health Sciences to teach obstetrics in our undergraduate nursing programs and assume the role of program coordinator for our online RN-BSN Program. Rank negotiable with experience.  We seek an individual who is committed to excellence in teaching and mentoring students and who will work with the Dean and other program coordinators to enhance the rigor, currency, and quality of the RN-BSN program while ensuring compliance with accreditation standards.

Duties include didactic and clinical instruction, advising students, serving on committees, and scholarship. As program coordinator, duties include curriculum design and ongoing program review and evaluation, and collaboration with admissions on recruitment and marketing of program. The successful candidate will work in an environment that respects and appreciates diversity; engages in activities that promote the department and University.

Qualifications Required qualifications: Master’s Degree in Nursing is required; Doctorate Degree in Nursing from a regionally accredited institution is preferred. Successful candidate must hold an active, unencumbered Kentucky or Compact State license. Experience teaching at the college level and a minimum of two years of Nursing experience in obstetrics within the last five years required, and experience with accreditation standards preferred. Teaching excellence, scholarship, and practice competence are required.

Application materials will be accepted until the position is filled.

Midway University is an equal opportunity employer.

Organization

ESTABLISHED AS THE KENTUCKY FEMALE ORPHAN SCHOOL, the school was the dream of Dr. Lewis Letig Pinkerton, a young physician and minister of the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ). Together with James Ware Parrish, the Midway Christian Church elder who raised the funds necessary to open the school, they launched a revolutionary educational experiment. In antebellum Kentucky, the few girls who received formal education were taught to read only because it was considered necessary for their role as mothers. When they reached adulthood, they would read the Bible to their children. Female orphans were rarely offered even this meager amount of schooling. Without education or parental support and concern, the most many could hope for was a lifetime of drudgery as a maid or laborer.

The liberal arts curriculum and career preparation proposed by Dr. L.L. Pinkerton was a comprehensive solution to this tragic situation, and the benefits reached far beyond the individual girls who attended the school. Dr. Pinkerton’s dream became a reality as Midway-educated teachers went forth to share their learning with youngsters throughout the region. In the years since its inception, the institution has evolved to meet the educational needs of women, and men, while preserving the goals and standards of its founders.

Today, Midway University has achieved its goal of excellence in education, providing advanced instruction in a broad range of subjects based upon a strong liberal arts curriculum. The campus and programs have grown with the school’s enrollment, yet many of the traditional ideals Midway was founded on have remained constant. The college’s affiliation with the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) remains strong and many members of the student body are active members of Christian Church congregations.

On May 12, 2016, the Midway University Board of Trustees voted to become fully coeducational in all of its undergraduate programs by fall 2016.

Mission Statement

Midway University shapes and inspires the lives of women and men in undergraduate and graduate programs through a student-centered, global education that leads to rewarding careers and responsible citizenship. (Adopted May 12, 2016)

Values

Midway University fosters core values shared by the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) and reflect the beliefs of our founder, Dr. L.L. Pinkerton. These values include:

1. Valuing the dignity of all people

2. Acting with integrity and responsibility

3. Viewing self as part of the community

4. Living life within a global context

5. Providing service to others

6. Pursuing life-long learning

Quick Facts / At a Glance

History: Midway University is a private college and was established in 1847 by Dr. Lewis L. Pinkerton, a Christian minister and physician. Originally named the Kentucky Female Orphan School, the original purpose of the institution was to educate female orphans to become teachers. Through the years the school evolved and became Pinkerton High School, Midway Junior College, Midway College, and, finally, Midway University. Today Midway University is known for excellence in its Business, Equine, Nursing, and Teacher Education programs throughout Kentucky and beyond.

Location: Midway University's main campus is located in the heart of the Bluegrass Region in Midway, Kentucky (USA) on a scenic 200-acre campus. It's a short 10-minute drive to Lexington, Frankfort, Georgetown and Versailles. Louisville, Kentucky and Cincinnati, Ohio are just a one-hour drive away. Midway University also offers programs at an off-site location in Lexington in addition to providing many programs online.

Campus size: 200 acres

President: Dr. John P. Marsden

Number of buildings: 13: Anne Hart Raymond Center for Mathematics, Science and Technology; Ashland Stable; Belle Wisdom Residence Hall; Buster Residence Hall; Equine Education Center; Keeneland Stable; Little Memorial Library; Lucy Peterson House; Marrs Hall; McManis Student Center (includes Piper Dining Hall and Marshall Gymnasium); Patterson Building; Pinkerton Hall; Learning Resource Center

Other campus landmarks: Altrusa Bridge, the entrance to the college; Graves Amphitheater; the Path of Opportunity and Starks Bridge

Affiliation: Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)

Enrollment: 1,194

Student/Faculty Ratio: 15:1

Degrees granted and accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS): Associate, Bachelor, Master

Schools: Private, co-educational, liberal arts, residential college also offering evening and online undergraduate and graduate courses.

Pillar Programs: Business, Equine Studies, Nursing, and Teacher Education

Co-Educational Athletics: NAIA, River States Conference

School Colors: Blue and Gold

Mascot: Eagles

Varsity Athletic Teams: Archery, Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Tennis & Volleyball

Equestrian Riding Teams: Intercollegiate Horse Show Association (IHSA) Hunt Seat and Western

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Website:
Telephone
859-846-5784
Location
512 East Stephens Street
Midway
KY
40347-1112
United States
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