Position Title Assistant Professor - Adult-Gerontology Nurse Practitioner
Program - Primary Care
Division Academic Affairs
Department/Office Nursing MS Nurse Practitioner
Position Summary Information
St. Catherine University and the School of Nursing invite applications
for an eleven (11) month, full-time, .85 FTE, Tenure Track faculty position
for our Adult-Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner Program.
The School of Nursing is vibrant and dynamic, and our 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. The BSN to DNP Nurse
Practitioner program is approved by the Minnesota Board of Nursing, and
accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN).
This faculty position responsibilities are to:
Facilitate student learning in assigned courses by teaching and advising a
diverse student population, modeling socialization to nursing roles, and
referring students to appropriate University services.
Teach graduate-level nursing courses, including clinical courses, didactic
courses, theoretical content, and additional graduate prelicensure courses
As an educator, advisor, and mentor, foster a culture of inclusive
excellence through authentic relationships with students of all cultures
Deliver instruction in full-semester hybrid and face-to-face courses
during the summer, fall and spring terms.
Provide clear, timely, and specific evaluative feedback to students about
course assignments and clinical performance.
Participate in recruitment, orientation, and advising activities according
to Program of Study, School of Nursing, and University requirements.
Use teaching and educational theories and methodologies to meet goals for
student learning and program outcomes.
Plan, design, implement and evaluate learning across the nurse
Select and utilize identified assessment methods to evaluate achievement
of student learning outcomes.
Use assessment and evaluative data from the program-specific systematic
evaluation plan to promote achievement of student learning outcomes and
Engage in service to the NP Program, the School of Nursing, the University
and the nursing profession by participation/leadership in standing/ad hoc
committees, and/or other service opportunities in the University and in
the nursing professional community.
Engaged scholarly agenda with activity in the School of Nursing, the
University, and/or the nursing profession.
St. Catherine University in St. Paul, 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 students in certificate, associate, baccalaureate, master's and
doctoral programs in traditional day and evening/weekend/online formats.
Masters degree in Nursing
Current and unencumbered RN and APRN licenses in Minnesota
National certification as an AGNP
Clinical practice experience as a Nurse Practitioner
Doctoral degree in nursing or in progress
Two (2) years of nursing education experience through precepting or in
Experience teaching and mentoring diverse student populations
We seek creative, adaptable staff who enjoy working in a university climate
that promotes cultural diversity, multicultural understanding, and cultural
fluency. Consistent with the university's commitment to women, diversity and
social justice, preference will be given to candidates who manifest these
themes in their experience 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 firstname.lastname@example.org or 651-690-6565.
Application instructions for FACULTY
Visit St. Kate Careers to apply. Three references and successful completion of
a background check will be required for employment.
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 a 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.
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 20220114-FAC
Posting Start Date 06/16/2022
Application Deadline 07/12/2022
Posting Specific Questions
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk ().
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)
For any education beyond high school, please list the degree or certification and the area of focus.
(Open Ended Question)
Do you have a current, unencumbered license as a nurse in Minnesota?
Do you have a current and unencumbered license as an Advanced Practice Registered Nurse (APRN) in the state of Minnesota?
Do you have a current certification as an Adult Gerontology Nurse Practitioner (AGNP)?
St. Kate's is committed to making Inclusive Excellence a reality and has identified “Drive a Culture of Inclusive Excellence” as one of six priorities in the strategic plan. Give a specific example of how you have promoted a culture that values diversity, equity and inclusion in your current or recent role(s).
(Open Ended Question)
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.
St. Catherine University welcomes applications from candidates who are traditionally under-represented. We are happy to consider candidates who are currently in possession of a temporary work visa, however, please be aware that we do not offer employment visa sponsorship. Will you now or in the future require an employer to sponsor you for an employment-based visa/status in the U.S. (e.g. H-1B status)?
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
American College Personnel Association (ACPA)
Association of Catholic Colleges/Universities
Association of Student Affairs at Catholic Colleges and Universities
Chronicle of Higher Education
College or University website
Council of Independent Colleges
Diverse: Issues in Higher Education
Higher Education Case Managers Association (HECMA)
Higher Education Recruitment Consortium (HERC)
Hispanic Outlook on Education Magazine
Inside Higher Ed
Insight Into Diversity
Latinos in Higher Ed
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Minnesota College Professionals Association
Minnesota Council of Nonprofits
MinnesotaWorks.net/Minnesota Workforce Center
NAFSA: Association of International Educators
National Association of Independent Colleges and Universities
National Association of Student Personnel Administrators (NASPA)
National Conference on Race and Ethnicity (NCORE)
People of Color in Higher Education
Saint Paul Chamber of Commerce (SPACC)
Twin Cities Senior Student Affairs Officers listserv
Women in Higher Education
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