Assistant Professor – Macon Campus (10-Month)

Location
Macon, Georgia
Posted
May 05, 2017
Faculty Jobs
Health & Medical, Nursing
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Middle Georgia State University is seeking candidates for an Assistant Professor of Nursing. This position requires demonstration of a strong commitment to excellence in teaching with the potential to travel between campuses:  Macon, Warner Robins, Cochran and Dublin.  Teaching responsibilities may vary with regards to program type: Associate of Science Degree in Nursing Program, Pre-Licensure Bachelor of Science Degree Program, and the RN-BSN (on-line and face-to-face) Completion Program and the Masters of Science in Nursing.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

 (Students)

  • Fulfills faculty workload requirements through excellence in teaching, course-related advisement and other activities.

  • Participates in student-faculty activities that serve to strength student-faculty relationships.

  • Participates in student advisement and academic counseling.

  • Plans for clinical experience for students during clinical rotation.

  • Supervised the clinical instruction of students.

  • Evaluates theoretical and clinical components of student’s instruction.

  • Informs the coordinator of progress or problems encountered in the area of instruction.

  • Assists with maintaining necessary records and reports.

  • Performs related duties as assigned.

(Department of Nursing)

  • Assumes responsibility for assigned units of instruction and for unit exams.

  • Contributes to the ongoing development of the program through unit and course revision and refinement and the implementation of formative and summative evaluation processes.

  • Provides input in the Department of Nursing budget.

  • Participates in the selection and orientation of new faculty.

  • Establishes and maintains polices on selection, admission, promotion and graduation of students.

  • Participates in maintaining and updating the Skill Lab multimedia resources.

  • Maintains satisfactory relationships with cooperating agencies.  Seeks out and evaluate new clinical resources.

  • Participates in campus-wide and departmental committees.

  • Assists the Department Chair in the development, implementation and evaluation of objectives and goals for the Department.

  • Submits annual professional objectives for the academic year to the Chair for the Georgia Board of Nursing.

  • Performs related duties as assigned.

(Professional)

  • Remains current with the changing trends in nursing education and practice.

  • Participates in professional and community activities related to the improvement of healthcare.

  • Maintains personal growth and development through ongoing faculty development activities.

  • Performs related duties as assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS: Master’s degree with nursing major required; current unencumbered Georgia Registered Nurse License; evidence of continued professional development; 1-2 years recent professional nursing experience.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: Doctorate in nursing or related field; 1-2 years of teaching experience in an academic or healthcare setting.

APPLICATION DEADLINE:  Review of applications will begin immediately. Position open until filled.

TO APPLY: Application materials should be emailed as a Microsoft Word or Adobe.pdf attachment to: recruitment@mga.edu with the subject line “AP Nursing Macon #283”. Application materials are to include a resume, an MGA Faculty application; a letter of interest which includes salary requirements; curriculum vitae; philosophy of teaching; four professional references and unofficial copies of undergraduate and graduate transcripts of all institutions attended.  Paper application materials will not be accepted.

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