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Calvin College is a top-ranked liberal arts college in Grand Rapids, Michigan that equips students to think deeply, to act justly, and to live wholeheartedly as Christ’s agents of renewal in the world. Approximately 3,600 Calvin students study the liberal arts and select from a broad range of majors and professional programs. The Nursing Department uses a community-based philosophy that educates students to provide care for persons as they move between home and health care systems. Students have robust learning experiences in acute care settings and in four urban, ethnically diverse, underserved neighborhoods. Faculty scholarly agendas include CBPR on depression/anxiety and unintended pregnancy as well as an interdisciplinary fall prevention program, IPE, and simulation outcomes. We are accepting applications for a full-time, tenure-track position, beginning in August 2019, as Assistant Professor of Nursing in one of the following areas: care of pregnant women, mental health, care of children, or simulation.
Education and Experience: Faculty members are expected to be excellent teachers and have a track record of (or strong potential for) scholarly work. Successful candidates will have a PhD in nursing or DNP and be eligible for licensure in Michigan.
Faith and Educational Commitment: Faculty members are expected to have a: 1) Commitment to the Christian faith. 2) Commitment to the integration of one’s faith with learning, particularly in one’s area of expertise and student development. 3) Commitment to the educational mission of Calvin College as a Christian liberal arts college in the Reformed tradition, affiliated with the Christian Reformed Church. See Educating for Shalom.
Diversity Commitment: Demonstrated awareness of and commitment to establishing relationships and positive communication across multiple dimensions of diversity including, but not limited to, race, gender, physical limitations, class, or religious perspectives.
Calvin College seeks faculty members who affirm the Christian faith as expressed by the Reformed confessions and who have academic and personal qualifications for teaching and scholarship. Calvin is building a tradition of diversity and accessibility and welcomes applications from persons whose personal characteristics will further that commitment. Calvin does not discriminate in the employment of individuals on the basis of race, color, national or ethnic origin, disability, sex, or age. Calvin College is an educational agency of the Christian Reformed Church and, in compliance with Title VII and other applicable law, reserves the right to give preference in employment based upon religion. http://www.calvin.edu/go/facultyopenings
Please submit a CV and a letter of application that addresses the requirements and responsibilities of the position, including your interest in teaching and scholarship at a Reformed Christian college. Send these documents to Dr. Mary Molewyk Doornbos firstname.lastname@example.org