Tenure-Track Assistant Professor of Nursing
The Department of Nursing at Carthage College seeks applicants for a full-time tenure-track faculty position beginning August 2018.
The ideal candidate will be a highly motivated and self-directed educator who values teaching in a small, student-focused program with faculty who are committed to providing high-quality, resourceful, and innovative professional nursing education. Successful candidates also will demonstrate evidence of teaching experience, and be competent in the effective use of technology and other innovative classroom strategies. The candidate will also be expected to engage in an area of scholarship that would hold potential for including undergraduates in the experience.
The Department of Nursing and Carthage College are notably interested in qualified candidates who can contribute, through their research, teaching, and/or service, to the diversity and distinction of the academic community.
Qualified candidates will have a doctoral degree in nursing or a related field. If the doctorate is not in nursing, the applicant must have a master’s degree in nursing and hold or be eligible for licensure as a Registered Nurse in the State of Wisconsin. Candidates with varied clinical and/or research backgrounds are encouraged to apply. Interviews for this position will commence in February 2018 with a final selection decision made by April 2018.
How to Apply
This position will remain open until it is filled. Interested candidates should submit a single PDF file including a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and the names and contact information of three professional references to the “Resume Upload” section.
Questions regarding this position can be addressed to:
Frank D. Hicks, PhD, RN, CNE
Professor and Director of Nursing
Founded in 1847, Carthage College combines an environment of reflection and self-discovery with a culture of high expectation, so that our students uncover and ignite their true potential. As a four-year private liberal arts college with roots in the Lutheran tradition, we place a strong emphasis on both moral and intellectual values. Our prime location in Kenosha, Wisconsin, midway between Chicago and Milwaukee, allows students the opportunity to learn in a professional context. Our beautiful campus, an 80-acre arboretum on the shore of Lake Michigan is home to 150 scholars, 2,600 full-time students, and 400 part-time students. Our rich academic experience equips students with foundational knowledge and skills, preparing graduates to be lifelong learners and to lead meaningful, productive lives.
Carthage College is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse community. We welcome applications from a broad spectrum of people, including members of ethnic minorities, women, veterans, and individuals with disabilities. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status or status as an individual with a disability.