Working Title Tenure Track Faculty Nursing Undergraduate Studies - Med Surg
Department School of Nursing
Full Time or Part Time? Full Time
Commitment to Inclusive Excellence
Northern Kentucky University (NKU) seeks excellence by enriching its
educational environment and culture through the diversity of its
administration, faculty and staff and by embracing inclusiveness, equity, and
global awareness in all dimensions of its work. NKU is an Equal
Opportunity/Equal Access/Affirmative Action institution. We encourage
applications by members of diverse groups and by persons with a demonstrated
commitment to issues of diversity and experience in achieving goals relative
to inclusive excellence.
Purpose of Position
The College of Health and Human Services is seeking applications for one full-
time, tenure-track, faculty position in the School of Nursing.
NKU is built on core values that emphasize multidimensional excellence,
learner-centered education, civic engagement, multiculturalism, innovation,
collegiality, and collaboration across disciplines and professional fields. We
encourage applications from all qualified candidates, but especially from
individuals who contribute to the diversity of our academic community. NKU is
an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. We embrace inclusiveness,
equity, and global awareness in all dimensions of our work and seek excellence
through diversity among our students, administrators, faculty, and staff.
Applications by members of diverse groups is encouraged.
For additional information on Northern Kentucky University, visit
https:// www. nku.edu.
NKU has a strong commitment to trans-disciplinary education and the School of
Nursing is located in the Health Innovations building, which offers
opportunities for academic innovation and initiatives to affect the health of
This position reports to the Associated School Director/School of Nursing
The School of Nursing invites applications for the tenure track Assistant
Professor level position. Faculty responsibilities will include teaching in
the BSN tracks, strong commitment to service, active engagement in
scholarship, and general academic advising/career advising. All faculty must
be prepared to plan and teach courses within their area of expertise. This
includes developing (or using provided syllabus) for the classes assigned.
Teaching responsibilities may include didactic, lab and clinical.
Specific responsibilities include:
1. Plan, teach, and evaluate lectures or activities within the course.
2. Assure instructional excellence and innovation in course presentation.
3. Remain current in the discipline through research and attendance at
professional continuing education seminars.
4. Serve on committees as assigned and attend faculty, departmental, and
other meetings as necessary.
5. Advise students throughout the semester.
6. Provide tutoring to students upon request.
7. Maintain office hours to be accessible and available to students and
8. Review textbooks in the discipline and place textbook orders according to
the University schedule.
9. Maintain grades and submit mid-term and/or final grades through My NKU by
the University deadlines.
10. Work cooperatively with the faculty team including adjunct clinical
faculty. 11. Contribute to scholarship or creative activities within the field
of nursing or related field.
Doctorate in nursing or related field. Two years of experience in clinical
practice within the past five years required. Must have strong medical-
surgical background with ability to teach across all BSN levels. Must have
strong pharmacology knowledge and possess ability to thread concepts into all
assigned courses. Previous academic teaching experience in the face to face
Must possess a valid unencumbered nursing license. Licensure in KY and Ohio
Inquiries should be directed to Dr. Traci Freeman, Faculty Search Committee
Chair School of Nursing at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Any candidate who is offered this position will be required to go through a
pre- employment criminal background check as mandated by state law.
Minimum Education Doctorate
Preferred Education Doctorate
Posting Detail Information
Requisition Number 202F2608
Job Open Date 04/01/2022
Job Close Date
Open Until Filled No
Quick Link https: // jobs.nku.edu/postings/11640
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk ().
Cover Letter/Letter of Application
Diversity Statement 1
Statement of Research Goals