Assistant Professor of Nursing

  • Westminster College
  • Salt Lake City, UT
  • Apr 12, 2021
Full time Nursing

Job Description



School of Nursing and Health Sciences

Program/ Home Department

Undergraduate Nursing

FLSA Status: Exempt

Position Summary

The Undergraduate Baccalaureate Nursing Program within the School of Nursing and Health Sciences at Westminster College in Salt Lake City invites applications for a full-time faculty position at the assistant professor rank to begin August 1, 2021. We seek innovative and diverse candidates with expertise in a variety of nursing curricula such as, but not limited to, medical/surgical nursing, psychiatric/mental health nursing, nursing research, and pharmacology. The teaching load for this position is 24 semester hours that includes fall and spring semesters. Teaching responsibilities include working with students in the clinical lab and simulation area, nursing courses in the didactic setting and clinical student teaching and supervision in healthcare and community settings. Please visit the following linked webpages for more information about Westminster College and the School of Nursing:,,,

Required Qualifications

A PhD in nursing from a regionally accredited institution is preferred. A Doctorate in Nursing Practice (DNP), MSN, or MSNEd may be considered. In addition, the nursing school where the nursing degree was obtained must be accredited through CCNE or ACEN. We seek candidates with an excellent teaching record and ability to engage with students to enhance learning. Westminster College's commitment to diversity and global learning is revealed in its core values, mission and vision statements, and institutional priorities. We seek candidates who can demonstrate skills, experience, and potential to facilitate the learning of all students, including those historically underrepresented in higher education such as students of color, LGBTQIA+ students, students with disabilities, first-generation college students, and more.

Preferred Qualifications

The ideal candidate will have a record of undergraduate teaching experiences and demonstrate the potential to engage diverse undergraduate students through interactive instruction. The candidate will have expertise in the use of technology in the classroom, online and simulation instruction.

Posting Number: F014P

Special Instructions to Applicants

  • A current, unencumbered state of Utah nursing license
  • Teaching philosophy
  • Curriculum Vita

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