Instructor/Assistant Professor for Nursing
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Position Title Instructor/Assistant Professor for Nursing
University of the Incarnate Word is a Catholic institution that welcomes to
its community persons of diverse backgrounds, in the belief that their
respectful interaction advances the discovery of truth, mutual understanding,
self-realization, and the common good.
UIW is seeking a full-time (9-month) Instructor/Assistant/Associate
Professor to teach primarily in the undergraduate nursing program. This
position requires the flexibility to teach in a variety of nursing courses,
including but not limited to fundamental and medical-surgical areas of
nursing, across the lifespan, and in the four spheres of care.
Responsibilities may include: didactic and clinical teaching, as well as
Rank is dependent on education and experience.
This position is considered a “Responsible Employee” under Title IX federal
regulations and “Mandatory Reporter” under Texas state law and The UIW Sexual
Misconduct Policy. As a Mandatory Reporter, this position requires you as the
employee to promptly report any incident that you witness or receive
information about violating Title IX. These reporting responsibilities are set
out in the UIW Sexual Misconduct Policy.
Essential functions include:
Teaching in area(s) of expertise within graduate and/or undergraduate
programs, outreach and community service, and active involvement in school
and university, committees, service, and governance.
Developing and maintaining program of scholarship based on the Boyer
Teaching responsibilities at the undergraduate or graduate level may
include: classroom, lab, and clinical teaching.
Evaluating student performance; all faculty are expected to advise
students and to work with faculty teams to design and evaluate curriculum
to meet accreditation standards and guidelines.
Maintain all clinical clearance requirements.
Official duties and responsibilities of faculty members at the University
include teaching, scholarship, service, and professional activities. In
all matters, faculty members are expected to maintain the highest
standards of professional ethics consistent with the UIW Mission.
Knowledge Skills and Abilities
Knowledge of professional nursing education standards for BSN, MSN and/or
Comprehensive nursing knowledge and competency.
Ability to communicate well, both orally and in writing.
Well-developed education and/or health care team communication.
Ability to work effectively with individuals from diverse communities and
Employee shall adhere to all applicable rules and regulations of the
University, the Conference, and the NCAA.
Master's Degree in Nursing required
Required Work Experience
Three (3) years clinical practice as a registered nurse in an adult
medical surgical based setting.
Successful nursing teaching experience or knowledge relevant to higher
education, scholarship appropriate for rank at the undergraduate and/or
graduate faculty levels.
Earned Masters in Nursing or PhD in nursing, or closely related
Teaching experience at the baccalaureate level.
Primary care or other community-based nursing practice experience.
Experience in curriculum development, implementation, and evaluation at
the undergraduate. level or with concept-based curriculum and/or distance
Required Certifications, Licenses or Registrations
Unencumbered license as RN in Texas
Posting Number UN539PO
Number of Vacancies 1
Job Type Full Time
Job Category Faculty
Desired Start Date 01/03/2022
Position End Date (if temporary)
Reports to Dean of School of Nursing & Health Professions
Salary Commensurate With Experience
Open Date 10/11/2021
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions to Applicant
UIW is committed to a policy of equal opportunity in employment, without
regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, citizenship status, national
origin, age, marital status, disability, genetic information, gender identity
or expression, veteran status, pregnancy, and religion.
Cover Letter/Letter of Application
Unofficial Transcripts 1
Unofficial Transcripts 2
Letter of Recommendation 1
Letter of Recommendation 2
Unofficial Transcripts 3
Letter of Recommendation 3
Proof of or Eligibility for Licensure
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk ().
Do you have experience teaching undergraduate and/or graduate students?
Do you currently have or are your eligible for an unencumbered Texas RN license?
Yes, have a current unencumbered Texas RN License
Yes, eligible for unencumbered Texas RN License
Are you fluent in Spanish?
How many years of experience do you have in related field?
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