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Tenure-Track or NTT Assistant Professor or higher, Director of the Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner Program

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Loyola University Chicago is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer.

Please see Special Instructions for more details.

Review of applications will begin in September 2017 and continue until the position is filled. Anticipated start date is January 15, 2018. Applicants are asked to submit (1) a letter of interest, (2) curriculum vitae, (3) copy of the doctoral degree transcript, and (4) the names and contact information of three individuals prepared to provide professional references. Direct applications to: https://www.careers.luc.edu . Make inquiries to: Dr. C. (Katie) Clarke, Chair, Search Committee, Marcella Niehoff School of Nursing, Loyola University Chicago, 2160 S. First Ave., Maywood, IL, 60153, cclarke2@luc.edu Loyola University Chicago is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer with a strong commitment to hiring for our mission and diversifying our faculty. As a Jesuit Catholic institution of higher education, we seek candidates who will contribute to our strategic plan to deliver a Transformative Education in the Jesuit tradition. To learn more about LUC's mission, candidates should consult our website at www.luc.edu/mission/. For information about the university's focus on transformative education, they should consult our website at www.luc.edu/transformativeed

Position Details 

Position Details

Job Title Tenure-Track or NTT Assistant Professor or higher, Director of the Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner Program
Position Title Tenure-Track or NTT Assistant Professor or higher, Director of the Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner Program
Position Number
Job Category University Faculty
Job Type Full-Time
FLSA Status Exempt
Campus Maywood-Health Sciences Division
Location Code SCHOOL OF NURSING (02400A)
Department Name SCHOOL OF NURSING
Is this split and/or fully grant funded? No
Duties and Responsibilities

Teaching:
Teaches within the graduate program and responsible for course development and evaluation of all graduate level psychiatric-mental health courses
Demonstrates enthusiasm for teaching with a proven track record of effective teaching, including online, hybrid, and face-to-face approaches
Uses a variety of innovative teaching techniques to promote critical thinking and achieve course outcomes.
Demonstrates one’s thoughtfully developed philosophy of and pedagogy toward teaching.
Maintains certification in an area of psychiatric mental health

Scholarship:
Supports the research/scholarly mission of the School and/or University.
Demonstrated ability to successfully conduct research/scholarly projects.
Disseminates research/scholarship to students through teaching, and publication of clinically or educationally based journal articles and presentations
Mentors students in completion of scholarly projects

Service:
Acts as Academic Advisor to students in the psychiatric-mental health graduate track of the MSN and DNP program; develops each student’s program plan, and monitors the academic progress and standing of students
Actively serves as a member of MNSON committees and/or task forces.
Participates in University and SON activities.
Participates in community outreach activities that promote health.
Attends MNSON and University events.
Attends and assists at conferences or workshops involving MNSON or University at local level.
Maintains availability to students for coaching and mentoring.
Participates in professional organizations relevant to PMH Advanced Practice
Maintains psychiatric-mental health practice as a component of role

Qualifications

REQUIRED:
Licensure in the state of Illinois as a Registered Nurse or Eligible for Illinois RN licensure(s); and licensure in the state of Illinois as an Advanced Practice Nurse
Certification as a Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner
An earned doctorate (PhD or DNP) in Nursing or a related field. Graduate preparation in PMH advanced practice nursing
Experience commensurate with appointment at a faculty rank of Assistant Professor or higher.
PREFERRED:
-Demonstrated administrative and strategic leadership abilities
-Record of scholarly productivity
-Demonstrated collaborative and consultative working style
-Demonstrated creative and systematic problem solving abilities
-Knowledge of current trends and issues in nursing leadership and management, education and practice

Physical Demands Lifting
Working Conditions
Minimum Education and/or Work Experience

-An earned doctorate (PhD or DNP) in Nursing or a related field. Graduate preparation in PMH advanced practice nursing

-Experience commensurate with appointment at a faculty rank of Assistant Professor or higher.

-Experience in Psychiatric Mental Health Advanced Practice Nursing
-Demonstrated administrative and strategic leadership abilities
-Record of scholarly productivity
-Demonstrated collaborative and consultative working style
-Demonstrated creative and systematic problem solving abilities
-Knowledge of current trends and issues in nursing leadership and management, education and practice

Open Date 09/08/2017
Close Date
Special Instructions to Applicants

Review of applications will begin in September 2017 and continue until the position is filled. Anticipated start date is January 15, 2018. Applicants are asked to submit (1) a letter of interest, (2) curriculum vitae, (3) copy of the doctoral degree transcript, and (4) the names and contact information of three individuals prepared to provide professional references. Direct applications to: https://www.careers.luc.edu . Make inquiries to: Dr. C. (Katie) Clarke, Chair, Search Committee, Marcella Niehoff School of Nursing, Loyola University Chicago, 2160 S. First Ave., Maywood, IL, 60153, cclarke2@luc.edu

Loyola University Chicago is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer with a strong commitment to hiring for our mission and diversifying our faculty. As a Jesuit Catholic institution of higher education, we seek candidates who will contribute to our strategic plan to deliver a Transformative Education in the Jesuit tradition. To learn more about LUC’s mission, candidates should consult our website at www.luc.edu/mission/. For information about the university’s focus on transformative education, they should consult our website at www.luc.edu/transformativeed

Quick Link for Posting http://www.careers.luc.edu/postings/5736
Job Number 8500661, new position number for admin role
Organizational Location Provost Health Sciences Division

Posting Details

Posting Detail

Number of Vacancies 1
Desired Start Date 01/15/2018
Position End Date
Open Until Filled Yes

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter/Letter of Application
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. Unofficial Transcripts
Optional Documents
  1. Other Document

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you currently hold, or are you eligible for, RN licensure in the State of Illinois?
    • Yes
    • No