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Assistant Professor of Nursing, Tenure track

04/11/2019 9:29 am

Rockford University Department of Nursing is seeking to fill a tenure-track Assistant Professor of Nursing to begin Fall 2019. Primary responsibilities include coordinating and teaching adult health nursing, both in the classroom and clinical setting. The successful candidate will be required to participate on committees within the Nursing Department as well as within the university community, and be involved in academic advising of students.

Preference will be given to candidates with a doctoral degree. Minimum qualifications include a master’s degree in nursing with a minimum of two years of clinical experience in the related teaching area. Candidates must also be licensed as a Registered Nurse by the State of Illinois or eligible for Illinois licensure as a Registered Nurse.

Rockford University 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. The campus is in an urban environment that supports three robust medical centers (OSF Saint Anthony Medical Center, SwedishAmerican Medical Center and Javon Bea Hospital- Rockton and Riverside Campus).

Submit application letter with statement of teaching philosophy and scholarly potential, curriculum vitae, transcripts (official upon hire) and the names and contact information of three professional references to Review of applicants will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.