Faculty Employment Opportunities

Updated as of September 7, 2018


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.


Assistant Professor - English

Assistant Professor - English


The Department of English at Misericordia University invites applications for a full-time, tenure track assistant professor of English, with demonstrated experience and strength in teaching professional writing, commencing in fall 2019. Ph.D. must be in hand prior to August 15, 2019.


The candidate accepting this position will be responsible for teaching 12 credits per fall and spring semesters, including preparing and delivering lectures; evaluating and grading students’ classwork and assignments; and initiating, facilitating, and moderating classroom discussions. Applicants must be able to offer courses in the Core Curriculum, including sections of the University Writing Seminar as well as literature courses in the Core. The individual in this position must also be able to teach upper division courses in professional writing and help revise and grow the department’s professional writing track. This person may teach upper-division literature classes if needed and dependent on relevance of specialty.


Misericordia University, founded in 1924 by the Sisters of Mercy, is located adjacent to the Pocono Mountains region of Northeastern Pennsylvania, approximately two hours from New York City and Philadelphia. The university's approach of combining a quality liberal arts education with professional preparation and service to others has resulted in its wide regional acclaim. Misericordia 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.


Review of credentials will begin November 30, 2018 and continue until the position is filled. For confidential consideration, applicants should submit a letter of application and c.v. online or by mail to Misericordia University, Attn: Human Resources, 301 Lake St. Dallas, PA 18612. Finalists for this position will be asked to submit their complete dossier.


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Faculty - Nursing

Faculty - Nursing - College of Health Sciences and Education


The Nursing Department at Misericordia University invites applications for a full time (10 month) faculty position beginning January 2019 or as negotiated. Rank, tenure-track status, and salary are dependent upon the applicant’s experience and qualifications. Responsibilities include teaching psychiatric/mental health nursing in the undergraduate program, student recruitment and advisement, service to the University, community, and profession, and scholarly activities dependent on faculty status.


Qualifications:

Required

Graduate degree in nursing

Unencumbered license as a professional nurse in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania (or eligible)

Minimum of five years of clinical experience

Excellent communication skill


Preferred

Earned research or clinical doctorate in nursing (PhD, EdD, DNP) or Master’s degree in nursing education

Teaching experience in didactic and clinical nursing

Expertise in psychiatric/mental health nursing


The Nursing Department’s fully accredited programs include a traditional BSN, part-time evening BSN, RN to BSN, FNP. A DNP degree program is also offered.


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 vitae, and names of 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 in October 2019 and continue until the position is filled.


Misericordia University, founded in 1924 by the Sisters of Mercy, is located adjacent to the Pocono Mountains region of Northeastern Pennsylvania, approximately 2-3 hours from New York City, Philadelphia, and Baltimore. The University’s approach of combining a quality liberal arts education with professional preparation and service to others has resulted in its wide acclaim. Misericordia 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 healthcare in today’s society. The nursing program supports the mission of Misericordia University and its core values of mercy, service, justice, and hospitality.


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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 - SLP Faculty

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