Position Title Adjunct Faculty - Baccalaureate Nursing Program, College for
Division Academic Affairs
Department/Office Nursing BA/BS
Position Summary Information
The Nursing Department at St. Catherine University invites
applications for adjunct faculty positions. These positions are for our
College for Women which is our traditional, day program offered Monday –
St. Catherine University nursing faculty educate students to develop the
knowledge, technical skills, and professionalism they will need to be
compassionate and successful nurses and leaders. Our nursing programs and
curricula are delivered in an environment that embraces multicultural and
social justice perspectives, relationships, interdisciplinary collaboration,
and the liberal arts. Our BSN program integrates holistic nursing theory and
modalities, and is endorsed by the American Holistic Nurses Credentialing
Corporation. We offer nursing degrees at every level and we offer a broad
array of courses including clinical experiences. We search for excellent nurse
educators in a variety of learning formats and with experience in different
specializations. Specific specialization needs we have identified for our
College for Women include:
Adult acute care
Community / Public Health
Mental Health care
Pediatric acute care
We are searching for nurses to contribute to lab, clinical, and
didactic/theory components of course instruction. Most positions require in-
person instruction. Join us and give back to the nursing profession while
impacting better health outcomes!
Responsibilities include all of the following:
Foster a culture of inclusive excellence through authentic relationships
with students as an educator and mentor.
Monitor and assess student-learning outcomes and provide timely and
frequent feedback to students on academic performance.
Collaborate with a small group of faculty to deliver high-quality
Deliver content in online, in-person and/or hybrid formats.
And one or more of the following:
Supervise students at clinicals.
2-3 sessions of on campus teaching in lab and simulation.
St. Catherine University in St. Paul/Minneapolis, Minnesota, is a
comprehensive Catholic university and home to one of the nation's largest
colleges for women, with associate and graduate programs for all genders.
Founded by the Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet in 1905, the University
integrates liberal arts and professional education within the Catholic
traditions of intellectual inquiry and social teaching. Committed to
excellence and opportunity, St. Catherine enrolls nearly 5,000 students in
certificate, associate, baccalaureate, master's and doctoral programs in
traditional day and evening/weekend/online formats.
Bachelor's degree in Nursing for clinical and lab instruction
Licensed and unencumbered registered nurse in the state of Minnesota.
Two years of direct or indirect practice experience in an area of
For didactic/ theory instruction positions, a graduate degree in nursing
or a related area.
Academic preparation and teaching experience in nursing education.
Teaching experience in online and/or in-person formats.
Advanced computer skills including course management systems.
Experience in electronic health records and online meeting systems.
St. Catherine University seeks creative, adaptable faculty who enjoy working
in a university climate that promotes cultural diversity and multicultural
understanding. Consistent with the University's commitment to women, diversity
and social justice, preference will be given to candidates who manifest these
themes in their teaching, research and service.
St. Catherine University is an equal opportunity employer. Our commitment to
inclusion reflects the central value of the Sisters of St. Joseph of
Carondelet to “love of neighbor without distinction” and provides a learning
and working environment that is enriched by the diversity of all our members.
Individuals of religious, racial, ethnic, gender identity, nation of origin,
or disability groups that have traditionally had less representation in higher
education are encouraged to apply. Should you need an interview accommodation
please contact us at email@example.com or 651-690-6565.
Application instructions for FACULTY
Visit St. Kate Careers to apply. Required materials include a cover letter and
CV or resume. Background checks and transcripts are required upon offer.
Applications will be considered as they are received and hiring will continue
until all open adjunct positions are filled.
Given the way campus life inherently puts people in close proximity to each
other, including residence and dining halls, classrooms, and gatherings, the
University has determined that a vaccination requirement is the best way to
keep our community safe and prevent potential outbreaks as we return to more
regular, in-person operations. St. Catherine University is requiring all
students, faculty (including adjuncts contracted for the fall semester and
beyond), staff, and residents age 12 and older to complete their COVID-19
vaccination series unless the University approves a medical or religious
accommodation or other accommodation/exemption as required by applicable
law. New employees must submit vaccination documentation or be approved for
an exemption/accommodation before beginning work. For more information, visit
St. Catherine University
2004 Randolph Avenue, St. Paul, MN 55105
Equal Opportunity Employer / Drug Free Workplace / Tobacco Free Workplace
Our university is a proud member of the Upper Midwest HERC and is committed
to recruiting and retaining outstanding and diverse faculty and staff and
assisting dual career couples. For more information and to find other higher
education jobs in the Upper Midwest region, visit: www. uppermidwestherc.org.
Posting Detail Information
Posting Number 20220121-FAC
Posting Start Date 05/13/2022
Application Deadline 07/24/2022
Posting Specific Questions
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk ().
Do you have a current, unencumbered license as a nurse in Minnesota?
What is your highest level of completed education?
Some high school
High school diploma or GED
Some graduate school
Professional degree (e.g., JD, MD)
If a Bachelor's degree is your highest level of completed education, are you currently enrolled in a nursing graduate degree program? Note that this is not required for all positions.
Master's degree enrolled
Doctoral degree enrolled
Please list your nursing practice area(s) of study for completed degree(s).
(Open Ended Question)
In which of the following areas do you have specialized nursing knowledge?
Select the option that best describes your nurse educator experience.
This will be my first college/university teaching experience.
I have taught at the college/university level.
I have taught nurses in a non-academic, practice environment.
I have precepted nursing students during their clinical rotations.
I have been an adjunct instructor for several years.
I have one year of full-time teaching experience at the college/university level.
I have more than a year of full-time teaching experience at the college/university level.
I am available to teach Monday - Friday day hours. Adjunct positions in the College for Women require this availability.
Yes, my schedule is open during the day.
Yes, my schedule is open during the day but not every day.
No, I am unavailable to teach days.
Many of our positions involve instruction in care settings that have immunization requirements. If you are selected for one of these positions, are you willing to meet all immunization requirements, including the coronavirus vaccination?
Select the option that best describes your availability to teach in different formats. Please note that clinical and lab instruction is in-person.
I am available to teach in a distance-learning format only.
I am available to teach in-person only.
I am available to teach in a distance-learning format or an in-person format.
Given the way campus life inherently puts people in close proximity to each other, including residence and dining halls, classrooms, and gatherings, the University has determined that a vaccination requirement is the best way to keep our community safe and prevent potential outbreaks as we return to more regular, in-person operations. St. Catherine University is requiring all students, faculty (including adjuncts contracted for the fall semester and beyond), staff, and residents age 12 and older to complete their COVID-19 vaccination series, including booster, unless the University approves a medical or religious accommodation or other accommodation/exemption as required by applicable law. New employees must submit vaccination documentation or be approved for an exemption/accommodation before beginning work. For more information, visit stkate.edu/coronavirus-info/vaccine. We include this information to ensure that candidates are aware of and acknowledge understanding of the new requirement.
I have read and understand the requirement.
Are you presently legally authorized to work in the United States for any U.S. employer? Please be aware that St. Catherine University is only able to consider candidates who are authorized to work in the United States.
Can you perform the essential functions of this position with or without accommodation?
How did you hear about this opportunity?
St. Catherine University website
St. Catherine University employee referral
American Holistic Nurses Association (AHNA)
Associated Colleges of the Twin Cities
Black Doctoral Network
Chronicle of Higher Education
College or University website
Diverse: Issues in Higher Education
Higher Education Recruitment Consortium (HERC)
Latinos in Higher Ed
Make It. MSP.
Minnesota Council of Nonprofits
Minnesota Holistic Nurses Association
Minnesota Private College Council
MinnesotaWorks.net/Minnesota Workforce Center
National Black Nurses Association (NBNA)
Saint Paul Area Chamber of Commerce
Sigma Theta Tau
The African Nurses Network
Resume or Curriculum Vitae
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