Gonzaga University in Spokane, WA (location negotiable) seeks to fill a 9-month, full time, tenure-track NP faculty position in the Department of Nursing beginning in fall 2020. This individual will teach primarily in one of the Nurse Practitioner tracks in the MSN and DNP programs, although must be willing to teach across programs, i.e., BSN, MSN, and DNP, as needed. The successful candidate will have demonstrated competence in teaching, advising, scholarship and curriculum development.
The department is interested in applicants who will teach primarily in the graduate program during fall and spring semesters, with optional summer sessions. The MSN and DNP programs include online course offerings with on-campus, weekend immersions. This position may be filled by an applicant who lives elsewhere with the understanding that there will be service responsibilities throughout the academic year, as well as expected participation in committees and meetings through video-conference and other technologies.
Earned Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) degree or PhD in Nursing (a doctoral degree in a related field is acceptable if the master's degree is in nursing).
Master of Science degree in nursing (a master's degree in a related field is acceptable if the doctoral degree is in nursing).
Demonstrated scholarship (e.g., clinical practice, presentations, and/or publications) and demonstrated ability to articulate a specific agenda for scholarly work and/or research.
Certification as a Family Nurse Practitioner.
Eligible for an unencumbered Washington state RN license and advanced practice license.
Gonzaga University is a private four-year institution for higher education located in Spokane, Washington. Established in 1877, the university continues to use their education model of educating their students as a whole person- mind, body, and spirit. At Gonzaga, students discover how to integrate science and art, faith and reason, and action and contemplation. Gonzaga is a nationally ranked university and one of the top regional universities in the west. Home to over 7,800 students, Gonzaga offers a variety of undergraduate and master’s degrees, as well a Ph.D. and Juris Doctor through the school of law.