Title:                   Visiting Instructor or Assistant Professor of Nursing

Department:     Department of Nursing

Reports to:        Department Chair, Department of Nursing

FLSA Status:     Exempt


The Department of Nursing seeks applicants for a one year, full-time visiting instructor or Assistant Professor of Nursing to begin August 2017. The preferred candidate has preparation in pediatric and/or obstetric nursing and pharmacology. We seek a colleague who values a liberal arts education and who is willing to provide service to the department. Primary teaching responsibilities are in the areas of Family-Centered Nursing including Pediatric and/or Obstetric Nursing and Pharmacology.

• Ph.D. in Nursing preferred or Masters in Nursing required with on-going certification in nursing specialty area such as board certification through ANCC.
• Recent nursing practice experience preferred in Pediatrics or Obstetric areas
• Teaching experience preferred

Duties and Responsibilities
Teaching responsibilities in the Department of Nursing could include the following based on experience and expertise: Pediatric and/or Obstetric Nursing and Pharmacology.
• Teach nursing courses in the Department of Nursing.
• Academic advising and involvement in College and departmental committees and activities.

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees in this position. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications of employees assigned to this job.

Application Procedure
Candidates must submit the following documents in PDF or MS Word format via email to jobs@william.jewell.edu:
• Letter of application
• William Jewell Application
• Curriculum vitae
• Statement of teaching philosophy
• Undergraduate and Graduate Transcripts (copies are acceptable until finalists are selected)
• Three letters of recommendation
Please note: Incomplete submissions will not be considered.

Applicants, who need accommodation for the application or interview process, please make such accommodation request in advance to the Office of Human Resources:
William Jewell College
Office of Human Resources
500 College Hill Box 1017
Liberty, MO 64068
(816) 415-6904


Review of applications will begin June 1, 2017 and continue until the position is filled.

All final candidates will be required to successfully pass a criminal background check prior to beginning employment.

Our Mission: William Jewell College promises to offer students an outstanding liberal arts education with a focus on cultivating leadership, service, and spiritual growth within a community inspired by Christian ideals and committed to open, rigorous intellectual pursuits.

William Jewell College is an equal opportunity employer.