The Department of Nursing of Jacksonville State University’s
College of Health Professions and Wellness is seeking to hire a
scholar for an Assistant Professor, Nursing.
The Assistant Professor of Nursing provides educational services
to traditional and non-traditional students during the day or
evening; teaching graduate and undergraduate level courses in
Nursing along with doctoral level research and advanced data
analysis; and may be required to teach courses within his/her
concentration area on campus, off-campus, online courses and
possible videoconferencing depending on need of location.
The tenure track position requires possession of a master's
degree in nursing and a doctoral degree. Applicants must
possess either demonstrated or presumptive potential for effective
teaching and satisfy the duties and responsibilities of a faculty
member. A current, unencumbered Alabama RN license and valid
driver’s license are also required.
The position has an anticipated start date of August 2022.
Founded in 1883, Jacksonville State University is a
learning-centered university in Jacksonville, Alabama, whose
mission is to provide distinctive educational, cultural and social
experiences for a diverse student population.
Located in the Appalachian foothills of northeast Alabama,
approximately midway between Birmingham and Atlanta, JSU is home to
more than 9,200 students representing 44 countries. As a
learning-centered university, it strives to challenge students
academically in a responsive environment, meeting their
educational, career and personal goals. As an academic institution,
it seeks to produce broadly educated graduates prepared for global
engagement. As a public, comprehensive university, it promotes
excellence in scholarly and service activities consistent with its
academic and professional strengths. For a complete list of Goals,
Core Values and Strategies to fulfill this Mission, go to http://www.jsu.edu/president/strategic_planning.html
Academically JSU offers 95 academic programs and concentrations,
including bachelor's, master's, post-baccalaureate, doctoral and
advanced certificate programs in a variety of disciplines that
prepare graduates for meaningful careers and ongoing
education. More than 40 online programs are offered.
The University features seven colleges on its 459-acre campus -
Arts and Humanities; Business and Industry; Education and
Professional Studies; Health Professions and Wellness; Social and
Behavioral Sciences; Science and Mathematics; and Library. Most
academic programs have discipline-specific accreditations, a
reflection of their quality and JSU’s commitment to excellence.
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Employment, Equal Opportunity, and Affirmative Action Employer. All
qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment
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age, genetic information, national origin, disability status,
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