Open Rank Professor of Nursing
Open Rank Professor of Nursing
Wellstar School of Nursing
The Wellstar School of Nursing at Kennesaw State University is now accepting applications for two twelve-month tenure track faculty positions at the rank of Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, or Professor, beginning July 1, 2021.
Qualified applicants will have clinical expertise in adult health, community health, psychiatric/mental health, parent/child or women’s health nursing and/or skills and simulation labs. These positions report to the Director of the Wellstar School of Nursing. Primary teaching responsibilities will be in undergraduate didactic and clinical courses. Other responsibilities include participation in ongoing curricular assessment, scholarly activities, and service in departmental, college, and university committees.
Ideal candidates will possess: 1) an active RN license in Georgia or eligibility for a Georgia nursing license; 2) previous teaching experience; 3) the ability to seek and obtain external research funding; and 4) a commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion. The Assistant Professor rank indicates evidence of a beginning program of research and scholarship/creative activities. The Associate Professor and Professor rank indicates evidence of an established program of research in a focused area.
Required Qualifications Include: a research focused doctoral degree in nursing or a related field, or the foreign equivalent. Candidates who did not complete a BSN to PhD degree, must possess a master’s degree in nursing or a related field, or the foreign equivalent. BSN to PhD graduates are not required to hold a master’s degree. Candidates must have a clinical background in adult health, community health, psychiatric/mental health, parent/child or women’s health nursing and/or skills and simulation labs.
Preferred Qualifications Include: prior teaching experience; evidence of scholarship and creative activities; prior success in obtaining intramural or extramural funding.
For more than 50 years, Kennesaw State University has been known for its entrepreneurial spirit and sense of community. Offering campuses in Marietta and Kennesaw, the university is located just north of Atlanta and combines a suburban setting with access to one of the country’s most dynamic cities. As Georgia’s third-largest university, Kennesaw State offers more than 100 undergraduate and graduate degrees, including a growing number of doctoral programs.
Designated by the Board of Regents of the University System of Georgia as a comprehensive university, Kennesaw State is committed to becoming a world-class academic institution positioned to broaden its academic and research missions and expand its scope on a local, regional and national level.
For a full description of this position, application deadlines, and application procedures, visit https://facultyaffairs.kennesaw.edu/faculty_openings.php.
Kennesaw State University, a member of the University System of Georgia, is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and does not discriminate on the basis of age, color, disability, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, and/or veteran status. Georgia is an Open Records state.