Temporary Instructor 9 Mo

Job description

Employment Status:Full time (29-40 Hrs) Closing:7/26/19 Proposed Salary Range:Commensurate with Experience Type of Employment:Faculty Location:ASU-Jonesboro

Position Summary:

The School of Nursing invites applications for the position of Nursing faculty in the ACEN accredited Bachelor of Science in Nursing program. Participation in teaching, student advising, professional service and scholarly activity is expected. Faculty members deliver instruction, carry out research, perform service for their respective professions and community, and participate in the management of the University through shared governance. Each member of the faculty has the duty to deliver instruction and maintain a learning environment consistent with the highest standards of the profession. The faculty has a responsibility to set degree requirements, assess when they are met, and establish and maintain curricula that meet professional standards and fulfill the educational goals of the University

The position is Full-time (9 mo.) tenure track position at the rank of assistant professor. This position will begin Fall 2019

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Actively participates in development and evaluation of curriculum, course content, clinical experiences, and test construction
  • Responsible for clinical and didactic courses appropriate to areas of expertise
  • Plans and supervises clinical course and seminars as assigned
  • Establishes effective coordinating relationships with co-workers and clinical agencies
  • Continues education for professional growth
  • Conducts continuing education offerings
  • Participates in nursing research and other scholarly work, including but not limited to presentations at professional meetings, publications, grant applications, book and textbook reviews, enrollment in university courses
  • Participates in academic advising and guidance of students
  • Maintains office hours
  • Participates in the faculty organization and appropriate program, college and university activities
  • Serves on assigned program, college and university committees
  • Sponsors and promotes planned activities of students, program, college and university as requested
  • Contributes to the community through involvement in and/or consultation to health related organizations, board memberships, or professional presentations to the public
  • Participates in planning for the continued growth and progress of the program through faculty and student recruitment and retention efforts
  • Holds membership and participates in organizations that advance the profession of nursing, such as ANA, STTI or other professional organizations
  • Other duties as assigned


Knowledge, skills, and abilities required or applicable to the position responsibilities and area of specialization, including special abilities. Academic experience would be beneficial

General Days/Hours:

Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Additional hours as requested and/or needed
Regular and reliable attendance


12 credit hour teaching workload
Academic experience would be beneficial

A cover letter, resume, and reference list must be attached (in MS Word or PDF format) to the electronic application

Minimum Qualifications:

Master of Science in Nursing degree
Licensure to practice nursing as an RN in Arkansas
Two (2) years of clinical practice as a Registered Nurse




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Job No:
Posted: 7/16/2019
Application Due: 7/26/2019
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