Faculty Employment Opportunities

Updated as of July 5, 2019

Misericordia University is committed to student, faculty and staff diversity and values the educational benefit this brings to campus. Candidates should indicate any experience and/or leadership that contribute to this goal.

Confidential letters of recommendation can be sent directly to hr@misericordia.edu.


PA Program Principal Faculty

This is a Clinical Coordinator Position focused on Clinical Site Maintenance, Development and Retention, while also instructing in the Didactic Phase. Additional duties will include participation in clinical experience instructional, administrative and accreditation processes.

Qualifications and Experience

  • •Successful completion of an ARC-PA Accredited PA Program.
  • •Current, valid National Commissions on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA) certification.
  • •Current, valid Pennsylvania Physician Assistant license or eligibility for Pennsylvania licensure.
  • •Masters degree required
  • •Two years of post-graduation clinical practice experience (preferred)
  • •Experience with providing instruction in higher education (preferred)
  • •Past clinical instruction experience within a PA Program (preferred)
  • •Strong communication, time management, and organizational skills; affirmation of reliability and effectiveness during prior work experiences may be verified through professional references.
  • •Demonstrated ability to work as a member of a team of highly motivated and experienced healthcare professionals may be verified through professional references.
  • •Honesty, integrity, and commitment to maintaining high professional standards, as may be verified through contact with professional references.

An equivalent combination of education and experience can be considered.


Misericordia University is committed to student, faculty, and staff diversity and values the educational benefit this brings to campus. Candidates should indicate any experience and/or leadership that contribute to this goal.

For confidential consideration, please apply online with a cover letter, resume, and references or by mail addressed to Misericordia University, Office of Human Resources, 301 Lake Street, Dallas, PA 18612

For more information about this position, or to apply, please CLICK HERE

Faculty - Nursing, Adult Gerontological Acute Care NP Program

Faculty - Nursing, Adult Gerontological Acute Care NP Program - College of Health Sciences and Education


The Graduate Nursing Department at Misericordia University, located in Dallas, PA, is currently accepting applications for a full-time (12 month) faculty position to develop and direct an Adult Gerontological Acute Care Nurse Practitioner Program. Position to begin immediately. Rank, tenure-track status, and salary are dependent upon the applicant’s experience and qualifications. The position also includes a release for clinical practice responsibilities as an AGAC-NP within the Geisinger Northeast Health Care System.


The Misericordia University Nursing Departments’ fully accredited programs include a traditional BSN, Part-time Accelerated evening BSN, Expressway RN to BSN, and a Master’s FNP program in a newly renovated College of Health Sciences building. A fully online Doctor of Nursing Practice program is also offered.


Misericordia University is a teaching centered institution with a commitment to community service. Successful candidates will join an experienced faculty with diverse clinical and educational backgrounds.

Qualifications:

  • Earned doctorate (PhD, EdD, DNP) in nursing or related health care field from an accredited institution with MSN degree or post-master’s certificate as an adult gerontological acute care nurse practitioner.
  • Current unencumbered Pennsylvania Registered Nurse and CRNP licenses with current national board certification as an adult gerontological acute care nurse practitioner.
  • Teaching experience at the graduate level, and in non-traditional/online formats, preferred.
  • Experience overseeing graduate students in clinical practice settings preferred.

Responsibilities include development and direction an adult gerontologic acute care nurse practitioner and teaching in graduate programs, active participation in scholarly activities, student recruitment and advisement, and service to the University, community, and profession and ongoing clinical practices as AGAC-NP.


Misericordia University is located adjacent to the Pocono Mountains region of Northeastern Pennsylvania, approximately 2-3 hours from New York City, Philadelphia, and Baltimore. The University was founded in 1924 by the Sisters of Mercy, and has a long history of providing the community with health care practitioners who are compassionate, well educated, and able to deal with the challenging demands of health care in today’s society. The Nursing program supports the mission of Misericordia University and its core values of mercy, service, justice and hospitality.


Misericordia University is committed to student, faculty and staff diversity and values the educational benefit this brings to campus. Candidates should indicate any experience and/or leadership that contribute to this goal.


For confidential consideration, please submit a letter of application, curriculum vita, and names and contact information for three references online, or by mail addressed to the Office of Human Resources, Misericordia University, 301 Lake Street, Dallas, PA 18612. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.


APPLY HERE - Faculty, Nursing AGACNP

Faculty - Occupational Therapy

Faculty - Occupational Therapy - College of Health Sciences and Education


The Department of Occupational Therapy at Misericordia University, is currently accepting applications for a full-time (10 month) faculty position to begin August 2019. Rank, tenure-track status, and salary are dependent upon the applicant’s experience and qualifications.

The Department of Occupational Therapy offers an accredited professional entry-level degree program. We also offer a post professional clinical doctorate in occupational therapy. The occupation-based curriculum culminates in each student developing an individualized doctoral capstone project under close faculty mentorship.

Misericordia University is a teaching centered institution with a commitment to community service. The curriculum has a strong foundation in occupation, evidence-based practice, and community-based practice. Successful candidates will join an experienced faculty with diverse clinical and educational backgrounds.

The ideal candidate will possess the following qualifications:

  • Earned doctorate (PhD, EdD, DSc, OTD) from an accredited institution.
  • NBCOT certification and eligible for Pennsylvania licensure.
  • Minimum of five years of clinical experience.
  • Teaching experience in higher education and online curricula.
  • Expertise in psychosocial dysfunction, adult physical rehabilitation, and geriatric practice.
  • Excellent communication skills, both oral and written.
  • Leadership, innovation, and creativity.

Responsibilities include teaching in areas of expertise and supervising graduate research projects, active participation in scholarly activities, student advisement, and service to the University, community, and the profession. Misericordia University is committed to student, faculty, and staff diversity and values the educational benefit this brings to campus. Candidates should indicate any experience and/or leadership that contribute to this goal.


Misericordia University is located adjacent to the Pocono Mountains region of Northeastern Pennsylvania, approximately 2-3 hours from New York City, Philadelphia, and Baltimore. The University was founded in 1924 by the Sisters of Mercy and has a long history of providing the community with health care practitioners who are compassionate, well educated, and able to deal with the challenging demands of health care in today’s society. The Occupational Therapy program supports the mission of Misericordia University and its core values of mercy, service, justice, and hospitality.

For confidential consideration, please submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, and names/contact information for three references online or by mail addressed to the Office of Human Resources, Misericordia University, 301 Lake Street, Dallas, PA 18612. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.


APPLY HERE - Faculty - Occupational Therapy

Faculty - Physical Therapy

Faculty - Physical Therapy - College of Health Sciences and Education


The Physical Therapy Department at Misericordia University, located in Dallas, Pennsylvania, invites applications for a full-time, 10-month faculty position, beginning in August 2019. Rank and tenure-track status are negotiable and dependent upon the applicant’s experience and qualifications.


Qualifications:
1. Earned academic doctorate from an accredited institution, or DPT and clinical specialty certification (or eligible).
2. Current Physical Therapy license or eligible for Pennsylvania Physical Therapy licensure.
3. Teaching experience in higher education preferred.
4. Expertise in pathophysiology and clinical medicine.
5. Excellent communication skills, both oral and written.


Faculty members are expected to teach in their area of expertise, actively participate in scholarly activities, student advisement, and service to the University and profession. Misericordia University is committed to student, faculty, and staff diversity and values the educational benefit this brings to campus. Candidates should indicate any experience and/or leadership that contribute to this goal.


Misericordia University, founded in 1924 by the Sisters of Mercy, has a long history of providing the community with health care practitioners who are compassionate, well educated, and able to deal with the challenging demands of health care in today’s society. The College of Health Sciences and Education offers bachelors, masters, and doctoral degree programs, as well as certificate programs in specialized areas. Curricula in all Health Science degree programs support the mission of Misericordia University and its core values of mercy, service, justice and hospitality.


For confidential consideration, please submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, and names of three references online or mail to: Misericordia University, Attn: Human Resources Department 301 Lake Street, Dallas, PA 18612 or e-mail:hr@misericordia.edu. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until position is filled.


APPLY HERE - Faculty PT

Faculty - Speech Language Pathology

Faculty - Speech Language Pathology - College of Health Sciences and Education


Misericordia University invites applications for two (2) full-time (10 month), tenure-track positions in our Speech-Language Pathology (SLP) Department. Duties include teaching undergraduate and graduate courses, engaging in scholarly activity, advising students, and participating in service. Clinical supervision opportunities are available if requested. Misericordia offers a 5-year combined undergraduate and graduate program. The SLP Department is housed in a state-of-the-art facility that includes academic offices, research labs, classrooms, and clinic rooms. Our cutting-edge technology includes functional Near Infrared Spectroscopy, ANS software and hardware, ISCAN eye-gaze tracking devices, videostroboscopy, Motion Capture Technology, Intelligent Video Solutions for supervision, Sound-Isolation Room with Virtual Acoustic Environment, AAC equipment, Anatomage Virtual Dissection table, and VitalStim biofeedback systems. We also have research and clinical affiliations with area hospitals.


Qualifications for the position are: (1) Ph.D. in Communication Sciences and Disorders or related discipline (ABD will be considered with documented status) and (2) quality teaching experience. Candidates with CCC-SLP are preferred. All specialties will be considered; however, applicants with expertise in neurogenic communicative disorders and/or child/adult speech and language disorders are preferred. Salary is commensurate with education and experience. Summer teaching is available. Inquiries only should be directed to Dr. Glen Tellis, Search Committee Chair, (570) 674-6159, or e-mail: gtellis@misericordia.edu.


If you are at the ASHA Convention in Boston and would like to meet with the faculty, please call Dr. Tellis at (570) 406-5063.

Misericordia University is located adjacent to the Pocono Mountains region of Northeastern Pennsylvania, approximately 2 hours from New York City and Philadelphia. The University was founded in 1924 by the Sisters of Mercy and has a long history of providing the community with health care practitioners who are compassionate, well educated, and able to deal with the challenging demands of health care in today’s society. The Speech-Language Pathology Department supports the mission of Misericordia University and its core values of mercy, service, justice and hospitality.


For consideration, please submit a letter of application (including your telephone number & e-mail address), curriculum vitae, teaching philosophy, graduate academic transcript, and three references online or by mail to: Misericordia University, Human Resources Department, 301 Lake Street, Dallas, PA, 18612. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Start date is Fall 2019.


Misericordia University is committed to student, faculty, and staff diversity and values the educational benefit this brings to campus. Candidates should indicate any experience and/or leadership that contribute to this goal.


APPLY HERE - Faculty - SLP

Adjunct Clinical Faculty- Undergraduate Nursing

The Undergraduate Nursing Department at Misericordia University is currently seeking adjunct clinical instructors for psychiatric-mental health and obstetrics on Tuesday and Thursday days for 6 hours over fourteen weeks.


Candidates must have a Master's of Science in Nursing (MSN) degree or be enrolled in a master's program of nursing and at least 1 year of clinical experience. All qualified applicants will hold an unencumbered Pennsylvania nursing license or be eligible for licensure.


For confidential consideration, please forward a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, and the contact information of three references via the Apply link below or by email to kmcnamara@misericordia.edu.


Mail applications may be addressed to the Office of Human Resources, Misericordia University, 301 Lake Street, Dallas, PA 18612. Applications will be considered until positions are filled.


TO APPLY ONLINE CLICK HERE

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