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Nursing Professor

Hesston College
Job Location:
Hesston, Kansas

Hesston College seeks applicants for a full-time Nursing Professor to begin August 2022. This position is a nine-month appointment, and reports to the Director of Nursing Education. The primary responsibility of this position will be to teach nursing courses that include, critical care nursing (theory & skills), medical/surgical nursing (theory & skills) and clinical supervision in the medical/surgical units and critical care units. Teaching obligations will include the development of new courses, creating relationships with students and advocating for student success while upholding program standards.

Expectations of Nursing Faculty:

  • Teach in person classes to include critical care nursing (theory & skills), medical/surgical nursing (theory & skills) and clinical supervision in the medical/surgical units and critical care units, teaching a regular load of classes each semester, per the faculty handbook. This includes selecting textbooks and developing syllabi, course materials and Moodle (learning management system) content, etc.
  • Develop new and assess current courses for a concept-based curriculum with an integration of the competency-based components as outlined by the Essentials of the American Association of Critical Care Nurses, while ensuring that HLC, CCNE, and KSBN standards are met.
  • Affirm the mission of Hesston College and of the Hesston College School of Nursing.
  • Place high value on relationship with students, advocate for student success, and care for well-being of student while upholding academic and clinical standards established by the Hesston College nursing program and the nursing profession.
  • Actively participate in nursing faculty meetings, college faculty meetings, and serve on college committees as appointed.
  • Other duties as assigned by the Director of Nursing Education.


  • Licensed to practice professional nursing in Kansas required.
  • Master’s degree in nursing required.
  • Previous teaching experience in a nursing program preferred.
  • Previous experience in critical care nursing.
  • Demonstration of currency in nursing knowledge and clinical practice.
  • Meets the Nursing Technical Standards of the program.
  • Communication and leadership skills that create a supportive teaching/learning environment.

If you share our values and our enthusiasm to educate and nurture each student within a Christ-centered community, integrating thought, life and faith for service to others in the church and the world, you will find a home at Hesston College.

Hesston College faculty are supported in the development of their skills, and both skilled and novice teachers are encouraged to apply. To apply, send letter of interest, application, curriculum vitae and copies of transcripts to This 9-month position begins August 2022. Review of applications begins immediately and will continue until filled.

Located 30 minutes north of Wichita, Kansas, Hesston College is a private, Christian liberal arts college that operates on a mixed model. Hesston’s programs of study are associate degree/transfer programs as well as bachelor’s degree programs in nursing, aviation, engineering, and business. The college keeps an eye on industry trends and student needs to develop programs and offerings to best meet those needs. As a part of Mennonite Church USA, Hesston College is committed to fostering a Christ-centered community built on Anabaptist values. EOE

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