Assistant Professor of Nursing

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Position Information

Position Title Assistant Professor of Nursing Posting Number Fac00391 Employment Type Full-Time Benefits Available Yes Position Summary Information

Nature of Work

The Assistant Professor of Nursing assumes responsibility for classroom, laboratory, and clinical instruction as well as teaching, advising, scholarship, and service requirements within the BSN program. This is an academic year position with tenure-track appointment.

Essential Duties

oTeaching in BSN or RN-to-BSN programs
oUse student-centered teaching/learning strategies
oSupervise nursing students in the clinical setting
oConduct regular office hours
oParticipate in advising students
oParticipate in Service-Learning activities
oParticipate in assessment and scholarship activities
oServe on college and school committees
oUse active/applied learning strategies when teaching

Minimum Qualifications and Training

oMust have a Master’s degree in Nursing and be eligible for a Georgia Nursing License.
oCandidate should exhibit expertise in clinical practice, research and education, and have the ability and desire to teach in creative and innovative pre-licensure baccalaureate and RN-to-BSN (online) completion programs.
oCandidate must have commitment to service-learning, student-centered learning/teaching methods, and assessment.

Preferred Qualifications and Training

Doctorate in nursing or a closely related field.
Teaching experience, recent clinical experience, and research activities in the areas of medical-surgical or critical care nursing.
Must have experience teaching gerontology, fundamentals, medical-surgical nursing, research, and/or health assessment.
The ability and commitment to use technology and web-based teaching is also preferred.

Special Instructions to Applicants

The College of Coastal Georgia is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The College supports equal employment opportunities for all persons without regard to race, color, creed, ethnicity, sexual orientation, religion, gender, national origin, status as a war veteran, age, disability, or any other status protected by law.

Based on the University system of Georgia’s policy, official sealed transcripts must be provided upon offer and acceptance of all Faculty positions.

CCGA Information

College of Coastal Georgia is an undergraduate college in the University System of Georgia. Located on Georgia’s coast, the College campus is in Brunswick with additional outreach through the Camden Center in Kingsland. The vision of the College is to be a college of choice for students within Georgia and beyond, providing an outstanding education for tomorrow’s leaders and citizens through service-learning, global awareness and engaged entrepreneurship. With a strong emphasis on student retention, progression and timely graduation, the College offers baccalaureate degrees in American Studies, Biological Sciences, Business Administration, Criminal Justice, Education, French, Health Informatics, Interdisciplinary Studies, Mathematics, Nursing (BSN), Psychology, Public Management, Spanish, and Workforce Management and Leadership, as well as career associate degrees in Culinary Arts, Hospitality Management, Nursing (ASN) and Radiologic Science. A veterans-friendly campus, the College is a designated Yellow Ribbon School. Approximately 3,000 students are served by more than 200 staff members and a teaching faculty of whom 52% hold doctoral degrees. CCGA is an active participant in the Complete College Georgia initiative designed to support community partnerships and develop the critical thinking, problem-solving and communication skills necessary to address the challenges of 21st century economic development and community wellbeing. For more information, visit the College website:

Posting Detail Information

Open Date 11/26/2018 Close Date Open Until Filled Yes Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * How did you first learn of this job opening?
    • Brunswick News
    • Chronicle of Higher Education
    • Coastal CareerLink
    • College of Coastal Georgia website (
    • Current/Former College Employee
    • Personal Referral
    • University System Applicant Clearinghouse
    • Other
    • Georgia Department of Labor
  2. * Are you currently employed by this College? If yes, enter the department name. If no, enter "No".

    (Open Ended Question)

  3. * Do you have instructional design and online teaching experience?
    • Yes
    • No
  4. * Are you eligible for Licensure in Georgia?
    • Yes
    • No
  5. * Do you hold a current RN license in Georgia?
    • Yes
    • No
  6. * What will your highest level of education be as of the anticipated start date?
    • GED
    • High School Diploma
    • Associate Degree
    • Bachelor's Degree
    • Master's Degree
    • Doctoral Degree
Applicant Documents Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. Transcripts 1
  4. Certification/Licensure
Optional Documents
  1. Teaching Philosophy
  2. Transcripts 2
  3. Transcripts 3
  4. Other Documents 1
  5. Other Documents 2




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Posted: 12/29/2018
Application Due: 5/24/2019
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