Tenure-Track, Assistant Professor; Nursing

Job description

The University of North Alabama’s Anderson College of Nursing (ACON) is seeking a qualified full-time tenure track faculty at the rank of assistant professor for the nursing programs. Candidates qualifying for other ranks will be considered. Salary and rank will be based on qualifications of the successful candidate.

The ACON is fully accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education [One DuPont Circle, NW, Suite 530, Washington, DC 20036, (202) 463-6930] and approved by the Alabama Board of Nursing. For additional information, visit our Web site at http://www.una.edu/nursing/.

Duties in addition to teaching 12-15 credit hours per semester include clinical supervision of students, advisement, engaging in scholarly activities and professional service, and service to the department, college and the university. Instructional areas include medical / surgical nursing, critical care and other undergraduate nursing courses. Additional responsibilities include participation in curriculum and course development, advisement and recruitment, ability to work within a culturally diverse student population, maintaining office hours in accordance with university policy, and performing other duties as assigned. We currently have one faculty position open.

A doctoral degree in nursing or related field from an accredited institution and three years of classroom or clinical teaching experience in an accredited registered nursing program or higher degree nursing program are preferred. Online teaching experience and/or willingness to teach online courses is preferred. Requirements include a master’s degree in nursing from an accredited institution, five years’ clinical practice, computer proficiency, and an unrestricted nursing license for the State of Alabama. Should there be no qualified doctoral candidates; qualified doctoral student candidates may be given priority.  Nursing License in AL or ability to obtain such, required. 

To apply for this position, please visit our Online Employment System at http://jobs.una.edu/postings/4776. Applications will only be accepted through this system.  Please be prepared to upload a cover letter, resume/CV, and reference list at the time of application, and provide three letters of reference and transcripts at a later date.  For assistance, please email [email protected] or call 256-765-4291 and select option #2.

UNA is an equal opportunity employer committed to achieving excellence and strength through diversity. UNA seeks a wide range of applicants for this position so that one of our core values, ethnic and cultural diversity, will be affirmed.  UNA is a smoke-free campus.




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Job No:
Posted: 4/5/2018
Application Due: 6/4/2018
Work Type:
Salary: Commensurate with qualifications and experience.