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MSSU is currently seeking candidates for a tenure track Assistant Professor Position in the Nursing Department starting August 2023 in Joplin, Missouri.
Successful candidates should be prepared to teach didactic and clinical courses or have demonstrated expertise in medical-surgical or pediatric nursing. Other specialty areas of study may be acceptable. The position requires a demonstrated commitment to teaching excellence and advising at the undergraduate level. A master's degree in nursing or nursing specialty is required; a doctoral degree in nursing or nursing specialty is preferred. Candidates who are ABD or within 2 years of obtaining a doctoral degree will be considered. An unencumbered Registered Nurse license in the state of Missouri or a compact state is required. Faculty approval from the Missouri State Board of Nursing must be obtained prior to an offer of employment.
Applicants should provide a detailed letter of application, curriculum vitae, copies of undergraduate and graduate transcripts, and the names and contact information of three professional references. Submit documents by visiting www.mssu.edu/jobs.
Official transcripts are required 45 days after the contract is issued.
Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Employment is contingent upon a background check.
MSSU's vibrant campus creates an engaging learning environment for students and provides its faculty and staff with rewarding career and benefit opportunities. We offer a collaborative and diverse workplace that fosters a global perspective with opportunities for advancement. Joining the MSSU Pride provides a variety of opportunities for you to attain your career goals, a place where your contributions are valued, and –perhaps most importantly –the ability to make a difference in the lives of our students. MSSU is an EOE/AA employer with a strong institutional commitment to achieving excellence and diversity among faculty and staff. MSSU is an E-verify participating employer. Visit our website to learn more about the advantages of employment at MSSU.