Professor of Nursing
Randolph – Macon College
(R-MC), in partnership with the national search firm
Scott Healy & Associates, invites applications
and nominations for the position of
Assistant/Associate/Full Professor of Nursing.
Randolph-Macon College faculty teach, advise, conduct research and
engage in scholarship, and serve the college and department.
Nursing faculty is responsible for implementing and evaluating the
BSN curriculum under the leadership of the Chair. This is a
full-time, tenure track or non-tenure track position - academic
rank commensurate with experience.
Randolph – Macon College
Randolph-Macon is a private, coeducational liberal arts and
sciences college located on a beautiful 125-acre campus 15 minutes
north of Richmond in the scenic town of Ashland, Virginia. R-MC
enrolls 1,543 undergraduate students, who pursue their academic
paths in 54 areas of study including majors, minors,
pre-professional programs and others. R-MC was founded in 1830 by
the Methodist Church and named for Virginia statesman John Randolph
and North Carolina statesman Nathaniel Macon.
The Mission of Randolph-Macon College: To
develop the minds and the character of its students underlies the
college’s ultimate purpose - to prepare students for successful
The BSN Program
The R-MC BSN program accepted the first freshman cohort in 2019.
The educational and clinical practice experiences within the
Nursing Department are grounded in the core values (caring,
civility, inclusivity, excellence, integrity) to achieve the
mission of providing a transformative education grounded in the
liberal arts to develop resilient nurse leaders prepared to
practice innovatively within a dynamic healthcare environment.
Nursing faculty is made up of diverse, talented and innovative
nursing professionals who will teach in their area(s) of expertise
and are committed to academic excellence, diversity and inclusion.
The BSN iLEARN program includes integration of Apple technology and
iPads to support the program’s teaching and learning
Just 90 miles south of Washington, DC, and minutes outside of
Richmond, Ashland is affectionately known as "the Center of the
Universe" by those who live here. A busy campus community life plus
friendly people equal an ideal college environment. Here, students
build lifelong friendships and enduring relationships with faculty
There's always plenty to do around Ashland, on campus and off.
Major and local retailers and restaurants and a 20-screen movie
theatre can be found in Ashland or just south along Route 1.
Nearby Richmond offers many more options, including the popular
Carytown shopping district, such attractions as the
world-class Virginia Museum of Fine Arts and the annual Richmond
Folk Festival, which welcomes musicians from around the world. The
athletically inclined can take advantage of R-MC's Brock Recreation
Center, mountain biking in nearby Poor Farm Park, or the hiking,
biking and waterways of the James River Park system in
Richmond. The R-MC calendar of events includes theatre, music
and film as well as a full schedule of visiting artists, writers,
scholars, leaders, and public figures.
Successful applicants will display strong leadership,
organization, interpersonal ability, time management, and
self-motivation. In addition, successful candidates will
demonstrate evidence of working successfully with diverse
populations and meet the following:
- MSN for non-tenure track; Doctorate in nursing (PhD or DNP) for
Unencumbered licensure as a registered nurse in the Commonwealth of
Virginia or multistate licensure, Virginia eligible;
- Four years of clinical expertise in his/her area of nursing
practice expertise as evidenced by her/his educational,
experiential, and/or clinical practice experience;
- Demonstrated effectiveness in teaching;
- Evidence of a commitment to undergraduate teaching and student
- Experience working with people from diverse backgrounds and a
demonstrated commitment to pedagogical methods that enable students
across racial, ethnic, and socio-economic groups to reach their
- Certification in area of specialty and experience in nursing
- Academic teaching experience in baccalaureate nursing
- Experience with nursing education accreditation and nursing
Applications and Nominations
All correspondence relating to the position of
Assistant/Associate/Full Professor in the BSN
Program at Randolph – Macon College, should be directed in
confidence to the College’s executive search consultant:
Mr. Jamie Marcus, Senior Associate Vice
Scott Healy & Associates
The full and complete application should contain the
- A cover letter highlighting your professional experience;
- A complete CV outlining your career and educational
- A brief (one page) statement of teaching philosophy;
- The names of five professional references (at least one must be
able to address teaching experience and teaching effectiveness;
please indicate the teaching reference in your letter of
application), including their relationship to you, their position,
email, and direct phone numbers. References will not be contacted
without the written permission of the candidate.
Applications submitted by August 27,
2021, will receive priority consideration. This search
will remain open until the position is filled.
Randolph-Macon College, an Equal Opportunity
Employer, believes that students learn best in a diverse, inclusive
community and is committed to academic excellence through diversity
in its faculty, staff, and students. We seek candidates who
are committed to creating a climate that fosters the growth and
development of a diverse student body, and we welcome applications
from members of groups that have been historically underrepresented
in higher education.