The University of St. Francis, a Catholic, Franciscan institution in Joliet, Illinois, invites applications for a full-time Assistant Professor of Nursing in Psychiatric Mental Health specialty. This is a tenure-track position for qualified applicants and is available in January, 2014.
The College of Nursing offers CCNE accredited undergraduate and graduate programs as well as a Doctor of Nursing Practice degree. We serve traditional aged and adult students through a variety of learning formats.
The university is located in a residential neighborhood 35 miles southwest of Chicago with satellite locations in downtown Joliet, IL and Albuquerque, NM. The surrounding Chicagoland area offers robust park and recreation resources, major league sports, cultural arts, museums, festivals, shopping, restaurants, and two major airports.
This is a full-time, nine-month contract position, January – May, 2014 and August – May thereafter. We offer a competitive compensation and benefit package.
Responsibilities include teaching 12 credit hours per semester of upper and lower division courses; academic advising; clinical supervision of students; ongoing scholarly activity; and participation in committee work, public service and professional organizations.
Submit the following materials:
- Current CV
- Letter of interest detailing your qualifications
- Statement of teaching philosophy
- Unofficial transcript for all degrees earned (officials will be required upon serious interest)
- Names and contact information for three professional references
- USF online application form
- Hiring For Mission statement
To: firstname.lastname@example.org subject NFAC, or to confidential fax: (815) 768-8374.
We accept electronic/fax submissions only. Submissions without all of the required materials may not be considered.
Review of applications begins immediately and applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Salary and other considerations will be competitive and consistent with the university’s commitment to recruiting the best-qualified individual.
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and welcome all persons. Minority persons and women are especially invited to apply. For further information on the university and our department, please visit our Leach College of Nursing homepage.