Assistant Professor or Associate Professor of Nursing

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Assistant Professor or Associate Professor of Nursing

WellStar School of Nursing

Kennesaw State University is now accepting applications for a nine-month, tenure track Assistant Professor or Associate Professor of Nursing faculty position in the WellStar School of Nursing, which begins January 2019.

The WellStar School of Nursing seeks applicants for the position of Assistant or Associate Professor of Nursing with expertise in adult, pediatric, community, obstetrics/women's health or psychiatric/mental health nursing. These are 9-month, tenure-track appointments that reports to the Director of the WellStar School of Nursing which offers undergraduate and graduate nursing programs. Teaching responsibilities may be in undergraduate and graduate didactic and clinical courses. Other responsibilities include participation in ongoing curricular assessment, scholarly activities, and service in departmental, college, and university committees. Ideal candidates will possess: 1) an active RN license in Georgia or be eligible for a Georgia nursing license, 2) previous teaching experience, 3) a beginning program of research in a focused area, 4) the ability to seek and obtain external research funding, and 5) a commitment to diversity and inclusion.

Research-focused doctoral degree in nursing or a related field, or the foreign equivalent. Candidates must possess a master's degree in nursing or its foreign equivalent and have a clinical background in adult, maternal-child, pediatric, obstetrics/women's health, community, or psychiatric/mental health nursing.

For more than 50 years, Kennesaw State University has been known for its entrepreneurial spirit and sense of community. Offering campuses in Marietta and Kennesaw, the university is located just north of Atlanta and combines a suburban setting with access to one of the country's most dynamic cities. As Georgia's third-largest university, Kennesaw State offers more than 100 undergraduate and graduate degrees, including a growing number of doctoral programs. Designated by the Board of Regents of the University System of Georgia as a comprehensive university, Kennesaw State is committed to becoming a world-class academic institution positioned to broaden its academic and research missions and expand its scope on a local, regional and national level.

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Kennesaw State University, a member of the University System of Georgia, is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and does not discriminate on the basis of age, color, disability, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, and/or veteran status.

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Posted: 11/9/2018
Application Due: 12/14/2018
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