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Visiting Assistant Professor of Nursing

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Visiting Assistant Professor of Nursing

Posted 11/18/2020


The School of Nursing at Tusculum University is seeking applications for a Visiting Assistant Professor of Nursing. Applicants should be committed to student success and excellence in teaching. Additional duties include mentoring and advising students; assisting with development and implementation of program outcomes; using program evaluation data to enhance program compliance with regulatory and accrediting bodies; promoting effective relationships with clinical affiliates; and serving on University and program committees. Faculty is expected to engage in and contribute in the discipline and by sharing time and talents with the larger University community.

Only complete online applications will be reviewed and must be received by November 23, 2020 by 5:00 p.m. Materials received after this date and time will not be accepted.


Minimum: Applicants should have earned a Master’s Degree in Nursing with a minimum of 18 graduate credit hours from an accredited college or university. Applicants should hold a current and unencumbered license, or be eligible for licensure, as a professional registered nurse in the State of Tennessee; and hold current BLS certification. Nursing practitioner preferred.

Tusculum is an Equal Opportunity Employer, participates in E-Verify, and observes the guidelines as a Tennessee Drug Free Workplace employer. Applicants will be required to submit to substance abuse testing at a laboratory chosen by Tusculum University.

This position is subject to the results of pre-employment testing and a background check. An employment background check includes a criminal background check, employment verification, reference checks, license verification (if applicable) and credit history check (if applicable). If hired, the candidate will be required to submit proof of eligibility to work in the United States. All applicants must currently be authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis.


Only online applications will be accepted. Send a cover letter, resume three letters of professional reference, Tusculum University application and Authorization for Background Investigation and Fair Credit Reporting Rights Act Summary (These two forms can be located at the top of the web page https://www3.tusculum.edu/hr/employment-opportunities) electronically to [email protected] ATTN: Visiting Assistant Professor of Nursing





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Posted: 5/21/2019
Application Due: 12/18/2020
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