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Instructor or Assistant Professor of Graduate Family Nurse Practitioner Theory and Clinical Courses NOV #33-957

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Position Title Instructor or Assistant Professor of Graduate Family Nurse Practitioner Theory and Clinical Courses NOV #33-957
Faculty NOV Number 33-957
Job Description

The West Texas A&M University (WTAMU) Department of Nursing seeks qualified candidates for a nine-month appointment teaching graduate Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP) nursing courses, both theory and clinical, and other graduate courses commensurate with expertise and education. The appointment also provides the opportunity for other faculty roles and responsibilities.

Faculty in the Department of Nursing at WTAMU enjoy collegial relationships and rich interchange among faculty certified in their areas of expertise within the department and throughout the university community. The program received full CCNE accreditation in 2009 for 10 years. The Bivins Nursing Learning Center is available for teaching support. Faculty also enjoy positive community relationships with numerous, diverse health agencies that focus on the care of children and families.

Necessary Qualifications

A master’s degree in nursing is required. A current license, or eligibility for license, to practice as a registered nurse and as an APRN (preferably as a Family Nurse Practitioner) in the State of Texas is required. The ability to instruct students in a variety of courses in various clinical situations, to develop teaching materials, and to work effectively as a member of the team are required.

Minimum Skills Required No Minimum Skills Test Required
Preferred Qualifications

A doctoral degree in nursing practice or a related field is preferred. Experience in teaching in baccalaureate and/or master’s degree programs in nursing is preferred.

Special Instructions to Applicants

For more information, contact:

Helen Reyes, Ed.D., RN, CNE
Department Head for Nursing
WTAMU Box 60969
Canyon, Texas 79016

Phone: (806) 651-2631
Fax: (806) 651-2632

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A criminal history report will be obtained on position finalists.

Texas law requires that males age 18 through 25 be properly registered with the Selective Service System in order to be eligible for employment.

West Texas A&M University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer.

Pay Rate Commensurate with education and experience. An applicant with a doctoral degree is eligible for an Assistant Professor, tenure-track position. Tenure-track faculty must demonstrate productivity in scholarly activity.
Pay Basis Annually
Job Category Faculty
Job Type Full-Time

Posting Detail Information

Open Date 06/09/2017
Close Date
Open Until Filled

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