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Assistant Professor/Lecturer of Nursing

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Job Title: Assistant Professor/Lecturer of Nursing
Location: GA Southwestern State Univ
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Job ID: 1670
Job Summary

Primary responsibility: Serve as prenursing and nursing student transition and success liasion and teach in prenursing and nursing courses. The faculty member will engage in intentional strategies with prenursing freshmen and sophomores as they prepare for successful entry into nursing program. Job responsibilities will include teaching and mentoring prenursing students enrolled in orientation courses during the first year of university study, mentoring these students as they prepare to apply for formal application to the program, offering specialty classes such as critical thinking development and professional preparation seminars, and assisting students in obtaining needed campus resources. The faculty member will provide mandatory supplemental instruction to nursing sudents during their first year of studies after program entry. Additional responsibilities may include engagement in meaningful service and scholarship, with the exact mix of responsibilities dependent upon level of appointment and in accordance with the mission of GSW and the School of Nursing. Doctorate degree required for consideration of appointment to tenure track position. This is a 12 month faculty position beginning August 1, 2019

Required Qualifications
  • Master of Science in Nursing
  • Current unencumbered licenses as a RN in Georgia
  • Recent experience in nursing
Preferred Qualifications
  • Recent experiences in adult acute care
  • Doctorate in nursing
  • Experience in nursing education
Required Documents to Attach

Please attach a cover letter and Curriculum Vitae. In addition, please send three letters of reference to Human Resources, 800 GSW State University Drive, Americus, GA 31709. They can also be mailed to [email protected]

About Us

Georgia Southwestern State University – a four-year institution – cultivates excellence in learning and teaching that encourages intellectual, personal, and social growth for students, faculty, staff, and the community. Georgia Southwestern State University is a comprehensive state university within the University System of Georgia that offers a full range of bachelor degree programs, along with selected master’s and specialist degree programs.

Georgia Southwestern is committed to serving the needs of its developing region with educational programs for high school, for professional and technical graduates; post-graduate professional training; research and business services; and cultural enrichment. Through its national and international affiliations, the University links Southwest Georgia with the global economy and actively fosters a greater understanding of international business and culture.

Contact Information

For more information or questions about a job posting, please contact the Department of Human Resources by phone at 229-931-2000 or by email at [email protected].

For technical support, please call the Shared Services Center at (877) 251-2644 or [email protected].

Conditions of Employment

Offers of employment are contingent upon completion of a background investigation including a criminal background check demonstrating eligibility for employment with Georgia Southwestern State University, as determined by Georgia Southwestern State University in its sole discretion, confirmation of the credentials and employment history reflected in application materials and, if applicable, a satisfactory credit check and drug screen.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Georgia Southwestern State University is an equal opportunity employer. As such, the University takes affirmative action to preclude discrimination in recruiting, transferring, training and terminating of employees because of race, color, creed, age, sex, national origin, veterans status, disability or any other reason in accordance with applicable state and federal statutes, executive orders and other regulations which prohibit discriminatory employment practices.




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Posted: 2/12/2019
Application Due: 6/11/2019
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