About Wittenberg University:
Founded in 1845, Wittenberg is a nationally ranked, private, liberal arts college related to the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America and has an enrollment of about 1,800 students. Wittenberg enjoys a national reputation for excellent academic standards and is widely known for its friendly and welcoming atmosphere. Wittenberg has an exceptional staff and award-winning faculty who share a commitment to undergraduate teaching, research, and development of students into successful global citizens. Situated on 100 acres of rolling hills in Springfield Ohio, Wittenberg is easily accessible from Columbus, Dayton and Cincinnati.
Wittenberg University is seeking applications and nominations for an Assistant Professor/Professor or Practice who will also serve as the Coordinator of the Nursing Simulation Learning Center.
Reporting to the Director of Nursing, the candidate will serve as the lead teaching faculty (70%) and resource coordinator (30%) of Wittenberg’s new Nursing Simulation Learning Center. This faculty member will have responsibility for evaluating student readiness for clinical experiences; and for developing, implementing, and evaluating learning activities which support the nursing curriculum. The faculty member will contribute to nursing program governance and efforts to improve program quality. The position will begin January 2, 2019.
Minimum required credentials:
- Master’s degree in nursing.
- Current, valid licensure as a registered nurse in Ohio or eligibility for Ohio licensure.
- 2-5 years’ experience teaching undergraduate nursing.
- Commitment to excellence in teaching and learning consistent with the University’s mission and goals.
- Nursing simulation certification.
- 2-5 years’ experience teaching and managing a university nursing learning laboratory.
- Doctoral degree in nursing.
- Experience teaching baccalaureate and graduate nursing courses.
- Experience with inter-professional, online, distance, and hybrid instruction.
- Experience with program development, curriculum design, program review, and accreditation.
Wittenberg is committed to attracting and retaining highly qualified individuals who collectively reflect the diversity of our student body and society at-large. Please see our notice of nondiscrimination housed on our website.
Review of candidates for the position will begin July 1 and continue until the position is filled.
We ask candidates to apply online using our applicant tracking system. As part of the application process you will be asked to upload the following documents:
- A cover letter addressing your interest in and demonstrating your qualifications for the position.
- A current curriculum vita which describes teaching (didactic and/or clinical), academic advising, scholarly activity, and service. Month and year of employment are required. Detailed information is most helpful.
- Unofficial copies of graduate and undergraduate transcripts.
- Contact information for 3 to 5 professional references.
If you are a person with a disability and require assistance with the application process, please contact Wittenberg’s Human Resources Department at 937-327-7517.