Nursing College Assistant Professor

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Department Contact Information

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Department Contact Name Ana Mcpherson
Department Contact Title Nursing Program Coordinator
Department Contact Phone 5756463813
Department Contact Email

Posting Details

Posting Details

Requisition Number 1700102F
Internal or External Search External - Open to all applicants
General Information of Campus and Unit

New Mexico State University is a comprehensive land-grant institution of higher learning accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Universities. An active research university, NMSU anchors the southern end of New Mexico‚Äôs Rio Grande Research Corridor, exceeding $140 million in research and public service expenditures. NMSU is classified as a Hispanic-serving institution by the federal government with a total minority enrollment over 48%. Home to the state’s NASA Space Grant Program, NMSU is located in Las Cruces, which features desert mesas, the farmlands of the Rio Grande Valley, and the Organ Mountains, an extension of the Rocky Mountain chain. The University is committed to building a cultural diverse educational environment.

Position Number 710071
Position Job Title Nursing College Assistant Professor
Rank Assistant Professor
Tenure Status Non-Tenure Track
Position Summary

Teaching load of 12 credits per semester.
Teaching nursing students in the classroom and/or clinical setting.
Engage in departmental and college services and committees.

Required Qualifications

Master’s degree in nursing.
Must be eligible for NM nursing license.
Criminal background and drug screening required.
Previous nursing education experience.

Preferred Qualifications (optional)

Preferred clinical experience in Psych, Mental Health.

Special Requirements of the Position
Special Instructions to Applicants

Upload a copy of your nursing license under “other documents”

Campus/Work Site
Appointment Status Regular, Full-time
Appointment Full-time Equivalency 1.0
Appointment Base Academic
Posting Date 09/15/2017
Closing Date 10/16/2017
Target Salary Rate Commensurate with education and experience.
Position funded by grant or other form of temporary funding Yes
Anticipated Job Begin Date (optional)
Anticipated Job End Date, if applicable (optional)

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume/CV
  2. Letter of Interest/Cover Letter
  3. Unofficial Transcripts (Undergraduate and Graduate Combined)
  4. Other Document
Optional Documents

Supplemental Questions

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  1. * Where did you become aware of this position opening?
    • NMSU Website
    • Las Cruces Sun News/El Paso Times
    • Albuquerque Journal
    • Chronicle of Higher Ed
    • New Mexico Department of Labor
    • Other (If other please answer next question)
  2. If you became aware of this posting from another source, please describe?

    (Open Ended Question)