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Clinical Assistant Professor, Psychiatric/Mental Health, Sioux Falls

South Dakota State University (SDSU) College of Nursing invites applications and nominations for the position of Clinical Assistant Professor.  The College of Nursing is seeking an experienced Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner. This position will be 100% during the academic year with up to 40% of their workload assignment dedicated to practice time at Falls Community Health in Sioux Falls, SD.  The College of Nursing sponsors undergraduate and graduate courses supporting a health sciences curriculum and a master of public health degree program offered jointly with the University of South Dakota.  Full-time clinical track faculty members have opportunities to teach in both the graduate and undergraduate programs. All faculty members engage in professional/college/university service and provide nursing leadership in South Dakota, and beyond, through active participation in professional nursing organizations.   

The College of Nursing offers a research supportive environment in which clinical track faculty focus on projects of relevance to health care in rural and isolated areas.  The College has been nationally recognized for its work in rural and American Indian health, and the preparation of health care providers to serve rural areas and is committed to recruiting and retaining American Indian students in nursing.  The College offers a unique opportunity for faculty to teach and conduct research in a rural health care environment with more than 100 regional clinical and allied health system partners.

Rank and salary will be commensurate with experience.

To be considered for these positions

The executive search firm, The Hollander Group, has been retained by SDSU to assist in the recruitment. Applications, comprising cover letter and curriculum vitae, as well as nominations and inquiries, should be submitted electronically to Review will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. For full consideration, interested persons are encouraged to apply early.

South Dakota State University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and offers all benefits, services, education and employment opportunities without regard for race, color, creed, religion, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, age, gender, sexual orientation, disability or Vietnam Era veteran status.