Full time Faculty, Graduate and DNP Programs

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Independence Campus

January 6, 2022

The Graceland University School of Nursing seeks a full time (12 months) Nurse Practitioner with a Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) for the Graduate and DNP Nursing programs.


  • Eligible for unencumbered licensure as a registered nurse and documentation as a Nurse Practitioner (NP) in the state of Missouri
  • A minimum of 2 years NP experience
  • Current NP clinical practice
  • Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP), Adult Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner (AGACNP) or Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (PMHNP) national certification
  • Graduated from an accredited nursing program
  • Able to assume a full time 12-month faculty position
  • Earned doctorate in nursing or a related field or currently working on a doctoral degree in nursing or related field


Preferred Qualifications

  • Academic experience preferred
  • Leadership experience preferred
  • Dual Nurse Practitioner certification preferred

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Manage asynchronous online courses in the graduate and DNP curriculums
  • Lead in the development and instruction of didactic and clinical courses
  • Provide service appropriate to the position for the school of nursing and university
  • Proved scholarship appropriate to the position
  • Demonstrate excellence in practice
  • Strong organizational, planning, and evaluation skills
  • Ability to demonstrate attention to detail
  • Excellent communication skills, oral, written, and telephone
  • Ability to work independently and/or collaboratively within a team

Internal applications accepted. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until position is filled. Send CV, cover letter and contact information for 3 professional references to Dean, School of Nursing, Jolene Lynn at jlynn1@graceland.edu.

Graceland is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with a disability. Graceland welcomes individuals with diverse backgrounds, experiences, and ideas.

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