Director of Nursing

Director of Nursing

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Application Deadline 
Friday, May 30, 2014
Job Start Date 
Friday, August 1, 2014

Bethany Lutheran College, a Christian, coeducational, residential liberal arts college owned and operated by the Evangelical Lutheran Synod, invites applications for a full-time, twelve-month faculty position in Nursing beginning August 1, 2014. Currently the College does not offer a degree in nursing, but our hope is to offer a Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree as soon as is possible starting with the development of the nursing curriculum. To that end the College seeks a candidate who will:

  • Design, develop, implement, and maintain an accredited and board certified BSN program at Bethany Lutheran College
  • Teach nursing courses as needed
  • Identify and recruit qualified faculty to teach in the Nursing program

Minimum qualifications

  • MSN required, doctorate in nursing preferred
  • If candidate is Master’s prepared, they must be certified in one of the advanced nursing roles: clinical nurse specialist, nurse midwife, nurse anesthetist, or nurse practitioner
  • Experience in nursing education
  • Licensed to practice nursing in Minnesota or willing to obtain such license


Salary is commensurate with experience and background; comprehensive benefit program

About the College

Bethany Lutheran College is a confessional Lutheran institution. As such, we look for individuals who fully embrace our position, which can be found on our synodical website at Additional information about the College can be found at

Application process

Candidates should submit a 1) letter of interest that addresses qualifications and areas of specialization, 2) curriculum vitae, 3) statement of teaching philosophy, 4) statement of faith and church membership, 5) contact information for three professional references, and 6) academic transcripts (may be unofficial; if an employment offer is made, certified transcripts for all college-level education will be required) to:

Academic Search Committee - Nursing
Bethany Lutheran College
Human Resources Office
700 Luther Drive, Mankato, MN 56001

Review of applications will begin May 19, 2014, and continue until the position is filled.

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