Nursing

OUACHITA BAPTIST UNIV   Arkadelphia, AR   Full-time     Nursing
Posted on October 2, 2021
Ouachita Baptist University, Arkadelphia, AR. The Department of Nursing invites applications for an entry-level, tenure-track position effective January 1, 2022. A PhD in Nursing or Doctor of Nurse Practice is preferred. The ideal candidate will have three years of teaching undergraduates implementing active learning pedagogy, simulation center coordination, curriculum development, and knowledge of Accreditation Commission of NursingEducation standards, Arkansas State Board of Nursing Rules and Regulations, and National Council State Boards of Nursing Simulation Guidelines. The candidate will be expected to develop and teach contemporary nursing courses for face to face and online settings. A successful candidate will show aptitude and inclination for engaging undergraduates in research, both through individual mentored research as well as course- embedded undergraduate research experiences.
The job entails a collegial commitment to professional, university, and community service as well as advising students and supporting the institution’s Christian mission. Review of applications will begin September 24, 2021 and continue until the position is filled. Interested individuals should submit a letter of application, statement of teaching and research interests, teaching philosophy and evidence of teaching effectiveness, a curriculum vitae including three references, and graduate transcripts to triggb@obu.edu.
For more information, please contact Dr. Brenda Trigg, Director of Nursing, Nursing Search Committee; 870-245-5384. Ouachita, a liberal arts university, is located in Arkadelphia, a two-college town on Interstate 30 in southwest Arkansas.  Arkadelphia is only minutes away from Lake DeGray and the beautiful Ouachita National Forest.  The university has approximately 1,700 students, of which 97% live on campus.
Ouachita Baptist University promotes equal opportunity and seeks to develop a diverse faculty for the benefit of our students and community.