Assistant or Associate Professor - Nursing (Fall 2017) Multi-Campus

Position ID: 36860
Location
Institution: 
University of North Georgia
College/Div/School: 
Health Science & Professions
Department: 
Nursing
Branch Campus: 
Multi-Campus
Position Description
New Position?: 
Yes
Job Class: 
Assistant Professor, Associate Professor
Job Description: 

 

Assistant/Associate Professor - Nursing (Fall 2017)
 
Position Number:  53000181
 
Benefits Eligible:  Yes
 
Campus Location:  Multi-Campus
 
General Summary:
 

The University of North Georgia's Department of Nursing invites applications for the 10-month, tenure track position of Assistant/Associate Professor, Graduate Nursing Program.

Located in the fastest-growing region of the state, the University of North Georgia is a multi-campus university with an enrollment of over 18,000 students, making it one of the largest institutions in the University System of Georgia. UNG is focused on a mission of educational excellence, leadership development and community engagement opportunities that develop students into leaders for a diverse and global society. Through a variety of educational pathways that provide access and range from certificates and associate degrees to a professional doctoral program, UNG is responsive to regional education and economic development needs. Federally designated as a senior military college, one of the university's signature leadership programs is its 800-member Corps of Cadets on UNG's Dahlonega Campus.

Job Duties & Responsibilities:
 

The Assistant/Associate Professor will assist in curriculum development, implementation, evaluation, and accreditation activities of the graduate program. Faculty teaching responsibilities in the graduate nursing programs. Faculty responsibilities include participation in university and community service actives, satisfy committee appointments, and engaging in professional practice activities. Teaching, scholarship, and service are key components of work expectations of faculty at UNG.

Certifications/Licenses & Minimum Requirements:
  • An earned doctoral degree (DNP or PhD) in nursing from an accredited college/university
  • Current unencumbered license in Georgia as a registered professional nurse
  • Prior academic leadership experience required; prior full-time graduate online teaching experience preferred
  • Certifications as appropriate 
Required Documents:  Cover Letter, Resume/Curriculum Vitae, Unofficial Transcripts
 
Special Instructions to Applicants:
 
If you received any graduate degrees from an institution outside the United States, you must provide a foreign course-by-course credential evaluation by an independent evaluation service that is a member of the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services, Inc. (NACES). Find a full list of NACES members at http://www.naces.org/members.htm.
 

Please submit contact information for three professional references along with clinical documents required by clinical locations such as immunizations.

 
Employer Information:
 
All employment offers are contingent upon successful completion of a background investigation, as determined by the University of North Georgia in its sole discretion.
 
The University of North Georgia, a unit of the University System of Georgia, is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, sex or national origin, age, disability, religion, genetics or veteran status. Georgia is an open records state. Also, UNG is a federal contractor and desires priority referrals of protected veterans.
 

We provide equal employment opportunities to minorities, females, protected veterans, and disabled individuals, as well as other protected groups.

Application Procedure: 
Please see the below "Institution Employment Link" to view a complete job description, create an application, and apply for the position.
Institution Employment Link:
CIP Discipline Code: 
Nursing/Registered Nurse
Degree Levels: 
Doctorate
Position Type: 
Faculty
Dates
Application Deadline: 
Open Until Filled
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Position Starting Date: 
To Be Determined
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Status
Vacancy Status: 
ACTIVE

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