Chair, Department of Nursing
Tuesday, September 24, 2013
Posted by: Human Resources
Chair, Department of Nursing for Spring 2014
Rockford University Department of Nursing is expanding and
seeking to fill one, full-time tenure-track faculty position.
The focus of the position is to provide enthusiastic and
effective teaching in his/her specialized field of nursing and administrative
leadership to the Nursing Department. The successful candidate will be
required to participate on committees within the Nursing Department as well
as within the university community, student registration and academic
Doctoral degree in
nursing or a related field (PhD, EdD, DNS, DNP) is required along with
a minimum of two years of clinical experience in the
related teaching area. Licensed as a Registered Nurse by the State of
Illinois or eligible for Illinois licensure as a Registered Nurse.
is a small liberal arts institution with
curriculums grounded in the liberal arts that are complemented
and extended by professional and practical experience.
Our Nursing program is one of our prime
examples of integrating the liberal arts and professional/practical
experience with pass rates on the NCLEX exam ranging from 92-100% over the
past three years. The successful candidate must be willing to work in a
park-like setting that is nestled into a small urban environment that
supports three robust medical centers (OSF Saint Anthony Medical Center,
SwedishAmerican Medical Center and RockfordHealth System).
The Department of Nursing is part of the
College of Science, Math and Nursing.
How to Apply / Contact
Submit application letter with statement of teaching
philosophy and scholarly potential, curriculum vitae, official transcripts
and the names and contact information of three professional references to Andrea
Anderson, Search Committee Chair, Nursing Department, Rockford University,
5050 East State Street, Rockford, IL 61108 or email NursingSearch@rockford.edu
Review of applicants will begin immediately
and continue until the position is filled. Rockford University is committed
to being an Equal Opportunity Employer.