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Assistant/Associate Professor of Nursing

Mount Saint Mary College
Newburgh, NY, US

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Faculty Jobs
Health & Medical, Nursing
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Employment Type
Full Time
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Job Details

 Job Title:         Assistant/Associate Professor of Nursing         

Reports To:     Dean, School of Nursing

Status:             Exempt                        

This is a Full-Time Tenure Track Nursing Faculty position with teaching responsibilities in the classroom, skills laboratories, simulation lab, and/or clinical settings. Additional responsibilities include student advisement, curriculum and program development, and other academic duties as assigned in accordance with the mission and purpose of the College and the School of Nursing. 

Primary Duties and Responsibilities

  1. Teach in the pre-licensure and graduate nursing programs.
  2. Provide course coordination and supervision of clinical adjunct faculty in accordance with course requirements.
  3. Participate in the School of Nursing and College academic committees.
  4. Participate in program planning, curriculum construction or revision, and fulfillment of accreditation requirements for the School of Nursing. 
  5. Participate in College-wide activities (i.e., Open House, Admitted Students Day, etc.), and other College events.


  1. Master's degree in Nursing from an accredited college or university required.
  2. Doctorate degree in Nursing or related field preferred. (Candidates enrolled in doctoral program are invited to apply.)
  3. Experience in Nursing higher education preferred.
  4. At least five years of clinical experience is required.
  5. Unencumbered current New York RN license or eligibility.

 In addition to the employment application, candidates should submit: 1) a letter of interest detailing qualifications for the position; 2) their most recent CV; and 3) the names and contact information for 3 professional references.


Mount Saint Mary College is an Equal Opportunity Employer


Mount Saint Mary College was ranked a Top-Tier Regional University (North) by U.S. News & World Report, and is on the federal President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll.

Founded by the Sisters of Saint Dominic in 1960, the Mount has been an academic presence here in Newburgh since 1883. The college's roots in education, and in the training of educators, go even further back to the 14th century and Saint Dominic.

We offer our students an affordable liberal arts education with 50 academic programs and 3 graduate degree programs. Our strong programs in business, education, the health professions, media arts and the social sciences are linked to high career growth fields. Mount students excel in their chosen fields by selecting internships and study abroad experiences that add dimension and value to their education.

Location. Newburgh, New York. The Mount is conveniently located in the Mid-Hudson Valley, midway between New York City and New York's capital city, Albany. The Mount is in Newburgh in Orange County, New York, on a beautiful campus that overlooks the western banks of the Hudson River. It's less than a mile from the intersection of the New York State Thruway and Interstate 84, and just a few blocks from entrance to the Newburgh side of the Beacon-Newburgh Bridge. The Mount is also easily accessible by plane, with Stewart Airport just minutes from campus. The Mid-Hudson Valley offers a scope of unparalleled natural beauty in a landscape of mountains, river and forest. Hiking, biking, walking, swimming, mountain climbing, skiing, snowboarding, and our park activities offer so many ways to explore the natural environment.

Enrollment/Student Body Profile. Our student body is made up of 2,700+ students representing over 16 states and several countries. 1,800 are traditional undergraduate students.

Academic Programs. The Mount offers 50 undergraduate programs leading to a Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Science degree. Our collaboration programs offer you a chance to earn a bachelor's degree, plus an advanced degree with schools like Fordham University, Pace University, and New York Medical College. The college also offers master's degrees in education, business, and nursing.

Faculty. Students learn from our faculty, the majority of whom hold a Ph.D. or the highest terminal degree in their field. Our Student/Faculty Ratio is 17 students:1 faculty member.

Average Class Size. 21 students

Freshman Class Size. Approximately 450 students

Athletic teams. The Mount offers Men's Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Lacrosse, Soccer, Swimming, Tennis, and Track and Field, and Women's Basketball, Cross Country, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, and Volleyball.

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