Assistant Professor in Nursing

About Mount Mercy

Mount Mercy University is a Catholic, coeducational university founded by the Sisters of Mercy in 1928 enrolling nearly 1600 students. The university offers a variety of liberal arts, professional, accelerated, and graduate degree programs.

The Martin-Herold College of Nursing & Health is the university’s first-ever named college with over 400 nursing students and over 50 health care students across its undergraduate and graduate programs. The college is currently searching for a faculty member at the rank of assistant professor in the undergraduate program.

Position summary and qualifications

Candidates must hold a Master of Science in Nursing degree. A doctoral degree is preferred. Experience in teaching at the baccalaureate level is desired, as is at least two years of clinical experience.

The successful candidate should demonstrate a willingness to support Mount Mercy’s mission as a Catholic university providing student-focused education in the spirit of the Sisters of Mercy. Mount Mercy University welcomes those of different faiths and cultural backgrounds and is committed to excellence in education and community service.

To apply

Interested applicants should submit an application letter, curriculum vita, and contact information for three references as Microsoft Word or Adobe Acrobat attachments to with the subject line: Assistant Professor of Nursing. Only application materials emailed to this address will be considered.


Mount Mercy University is an equal opportunity employer and a smoke-free campus.