Assistant Director of Nursing/Associate Professor or Full Professor

Position ID: 38730
Kennesaw State University
WellStar College of Health & Human Services
WellStar School of Nursing
Position Description
New Position?: 
Job Class: 
Associate Professor, Professor
Job Description: 


The WellStar School of Nursing seeks applicants for the position of Assistant Director for Nursing Undergraduate Programs. This is a 12-month, tenure-track position. The Assistant Director reports to the Associate Director and Director of the WellStar School of Nursing which offers BSN and MSN degrees. Responsibilities include assisting the Associate Director with the day-to-day management of undergraduate nursing education, analyzing and updating polices, and oversight of the accelerated BSN track. Successful candidates will possess 1) an active license or be eligible for a Georgia registered nurse license, 2) previous teaching and administrative experience in undergraduate nursing education, 3) a commitment to maintaining an ongoing program of research, 4) demonstrated high-level of interpersonal skills for communication, consultation and collaboration, 5) a commitment to diversity and inclusion, and 6) demonstrated forward-minded leadership and ability to inspire and mentor faculty.

Research-focused doctoral degree in nursing or a related field, or the foreign equivalent plus a master’s degree in nursing. Successful candidates must qualify for tenure at the Associate Professor or Professor rank. The ideal candidate will have: a minimum of 5 years experience as a RN in a clinical setting; a strong record of scholarship and external funding; and have administrative and teaching experience, as well as experience with accreditation reports, and working with culturally and ethnically diverse groups.

Application Procedure: 
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Contract Period: 
12 months
CIP Discipline Code: 
Nursing/Registered Nurse
Nursing, Pre-Nursing Studies
Nursing Administration
Degree Levels: 
Position Type: 
Application Deadline: 
Monday, March 26, 2018
Position Starting Date: 
Sunday, July 1, 2018
Recruitment Data
Search Chair: 
Marie Bremner
Vacancy Status: 

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University System of Georgia
Applicant Clearinghouse
119 Holmes-Hunter Academic Building
The University of Georgia
Athens, Georgia 30602

Phone: (706) 542-7817
Fax: (706) 542-2822

Janyce Dawkins, Director

Kristopher Stevens, Associate Director

Clare Norins, Assistant Director

Kieran Morrow, Assistant Director

Sheila C England, System Coordinator

Sandra Gilbreth, Admin Assistant II