POSITION:        Assistant Professor & Graduate Nursing Program Director (Full-time, Non-Tenure Track)

COLLEGE:         College of the Professions

PROGRAM:       Graduate Nursing

REPORTS TO:   Associate Dean & Chief Nurse Administrator

FLSA:                  Exempt

Marian University is a Catholic applied liberal arts community that welcomes diverse spiritual traditions. Sponsored by the Congregation of Sisters of St. Agnes, Marian University engages students in the education of the whole person. We embrace justice and compassion and transform lives for professional service and leadership in the global community.

Marian University invites applications for a full-time, non-tenure track faculty position as a Graduate Program Director and Assistant Professor in the Graduate Nursing Department. The individual in this leadership role has responsibility for program structure, functions, practices, budget, outcomes and clinical oversight such that the program adheres to accreditation standards. The program director ensures active engagement of all faculty in program recruitment, curricular development, course and program goal attainment, student engagement, and cohesive program functioning. The responsibility of this role also will include a 50% teaching load in the graduate program.

The candidate for this role must hold a DNP or PhD degree and must be nationally certified as a Family Nurse Practitioner; willingness to support the Mission and Core Values of Marian University; experience in leading APRN program in preferred.

To apply, please submit a letter of interest, a curriculum vita, a statement of teaching philosophy, unofficial copies of transcripts, and name, address, and telephone number of three references to muapplicants@marianuniversity.edu. Please use “Assistant Professor, Graduate Nursing” in the subject line of the email.

Applications will be reviewed until the position is filled.


Transforming lives through academic excellence, innovation and leadership. Marian University is a community committed to learning, dedicated to service and social justice, and joined together by spiritual traditions

Any offer of employment will be contingent upon the receipt of criminal background and reference check information, and the determination that the candidate remains eligible and suitable for employment.