Assistant Professor of Nursing and Director of Nursing Academic and Clinical Support

Starting date: August 2023

Summary:  

The Department of Nursing at Malone University invites applications for a non-tenure-track position beginning August 2023. The successful candidate for the Assistant Professor and Director for Nursing Academic and Clinical Support Services will have a minimum of the MSN, three years of full-time work experience (part-time work will be prorated) in a focused clinical practice area/setting and commitment to maintain expertise in their teaching specialty through clinical practice or continuing education. This person will also have formal management experience and/or proficiency in management and organization.  Candidates with specialty certification(s) will be given preferred consideration. 

The candidate should have a strong commitment to teaching and mentoring, professional development, and scholarship, along with an articulated dedication to the Christian faith and the integration of faith and learning. Candidates who have college teaching experience, both on-ground and online are desirable.    

Responsibilities: 

  • Coordinate and oversee the day-to-day operations of the Academic and Practice Support Services housed within the school of nursing.
  • Advise and mentor students.
  • Engage in scholarship and community service.
  • Serve on departmental & institutional committees.
  • Provide up to 8 hours of didactic instruction per semester in the undergraduate major and/or, depending upon credentials and experience, the MSN program.

Required Qualifications:

  • Unencumbered Registered Nurse license for the State of Ohio (or eligibility for same upon transfer from another state).
  • Minimum of a MSN, national certification(s) preferred.
  • Three or more years of full-time work experience (part-time work will be prorated) in a focused clinical practice area. 
  • Strong commitment to teaching and mentoring, professional development, and scholarship. 
  • Articulated dedication to the Christian faith and the integration of faith and learning. 

About Malone University

Celebrating more than 125 years of higher education, Malone University is a Christian university for the arts, sciences, and professions in the liberal arts tradition. The University is affiliated with the Evangelical Friends Church – Eastern Region. The students, faculty and staff represent more than 40 denominations.

Department of Nursing 

The Department of Nursing is an amazing place to work, teach, and grow as a professional nurse educator.

Application Process

Application materials should include: 
(1) completed Malone University faculty employment application form 
(2) letter of application 
(3) curriculum vitae 
(4) Statement of Christian Belief and Practice in response to the following prompt: Malone University takes seriously the integration of the orthodox Christian faith and all academic disciplines and requires that faculty (full-time and adjunct) profess faith in Jesus Christ. Therefore, we ask that you provide a statement (750 words or fewer) in which you: 
  • Discuss your faith in relationship to the University’s Doctrinal Statement and Community Agreement.
  • Describe your engagement with a local congregation or faith community.
(5) Statement of the integration of faith and learning in the academic discipline (750 words or fewer)
(6) Names and contact information for three professional references
(7) Statement of teaching philosophy
 
Application materials should be submitted to: 
Christina Schnyders, Interim Provost
Malone University
2600 Cleveland Ave NW
Canton OH 44709-3897
Email to:  provost@malone.edu

Review of applications will begin immediately, with priority given to materials received before or by January 15. However, applications will be reviewed until the position is filled.

Malone University has an established policy of equal academic and employment opportunity.  This policy is applied to all qualified students, employees and applicants for admission or employment, in all university programs and activities, without unlawful discrimination based on race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, disability, or military or veteran status. Malone University is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from persons who will enhance the racial and gender diversity of the department.