Doctor of Nursing Practice Director

  • Misericordia University
  • 301 Lake Street Dallas, PA 18612
  • Nov 21, 2019
Full time   Health Sciences, OT, PT, Kinesiology Nursing Deans & Directors

Job Description

The Graduate Nursing Department at Misericordia University, located in Dallas, PA, is accepting applications for a full-time (10 month) faculty position to direct the Doctor of Nursing Practice Program. Position is to begin immediately. Rank, tenure-track status, and salary are dependent upon the applicant’s experience and qualifications.

The Misericordia University Nursing Department’s fully accredited programs include a traditional BSN, Part-time Accelerated evening BSN, Expressway RN to BSN, and a Master’s FNP and Adult-Gerontology Nurse Practitioner program. A fully online Doctor of Nursing Practice program is also offered.

Misericordia University is a teaching centered institution with a commitment to community service. Successful candidates will join an experienced faculty with diverse clinical and educational backgrounds.

The ideal candidate will possess the following qualifications:

  • Earned doctorate (DNP) in nursing from an accredited institution
  • MSN degree or post-master’s certificate as a family nurse practitioner.
  • Current unencumbered Pennsylvania Registered Nurse and CRNP licenses with current national board certification as a family nurse practitioner.
  • Teaching experience at the graduate level, and in non-traditional/online formats
  • Experience overseeing graduate students in clinical practice settings

Responsibilities include the direction of the Doctor of Nursing graduate programs including BSN to DNP and MSN to DNP, active participation in scholarly activities, student recruitment and advisement, service to the University, community, profession, and ongoing clinical practices as FNP.





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