Assistant/Associate Professor - Nursing (Fall 2018)

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Assistant/Associate Professor - Nursing (Fall 2018)

Position Number: 10042059

Benefits Eligible: Yes

Campus Location: Dahlonega

General Summary: The University of North Georgia, 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 19,000 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:

  • Assist in curriculum development, implementation, evaluation, and accreditation activities of the undergraduate 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.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
  • Must have knowledge, skills and abilities as a registered professional nurse.

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.

Anticipated Hire Date: 08/01/2018

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

Please submit contact information for three professional references.

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.

The University of North Georgia is committed to providing equal opportunity to all qualified applicants without discrimination at the basis of race, color, national or ethnic origin, sex, age, disability or handicap as a matter of college policy and as required by applicable state and federal laws.





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Posted: 6/15/2018
Application Due: 7/19/2018
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