Assistant/Associate/Full Professor of Nursing

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Job Title: Assistant/Associate/Full Professor of Nursing
Location: Clayton State University
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Job ID: 219375
About Us

Located 15 miles southeast of downtown Atlanta, Clayton State University offers employees a diverse environment which fosters both professional and personal development. The university is committed to cultivating an environment of engaged, experienced-based learning, enriched by active community service. Clayton State offers multiple Bachelor and Master Degree programs which currently enrolls over 6,900 students in challenging campus and on-line courses.

The campus is situated just 20 minutes from downtown Atlanta on 214 beautiful acres, making access to the metropolitan area a breeze. We’ve been named a Top Workplace in Atlanta by the Atlanta-Journal Constitution for six consecutive years. And we also were named one of 79 higher education institutions across the nation in The Chronicle of Higher Education’s list of 2017 Great Colleges to Work For.

Job Summary The Clayton State University School of Nursing within the College of Health is accepting applications for full-time employment in the Master of Science in Nursing degree program. This is a full-time, 10-month faculty position that reports to the Associate Dean and the MSN Program Director. The faculty member is expected to provide mentoring, excellent support, and technology training. This 10-month term or tenure-eligible faculty position primarily serves as faculty for the Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP) program and incorporates traditional faculty roles of teaching, scholarship, practice and service that is consistent with a term or tenure-eligible faculty appointment. Specifically, this position includes involvement in (1) curriculum development, (2) implementation (3) evaluation, (4) online instruction of students, (5) coordination of multiple clinical sections and clinical education sites, (6) developing preceptors and appropriate clinical sites for FNP students, (7) clinical supervision of individual FNP students, (8) engagement in scholarly activity and, (9) service to the school and university.

Faculty members are engaged and active participants of school governance activities; implement and attain annual achievements consistent with rank as well as those that would lead to promotion to a higher rank. Appointment to academic rank and salary are dependent on demonstrated scholarly achievement and teaching experience. The ideal candidate will have had previous teaching experience and be credentialed as a family nurse practitioner

    Demonstrates commitment to contributing to CSU School of Nursing Mission and vision—2%Contributes to development, implementation, and evaluation of the curriculum with an emphasis on family nurse practitioner education—10%Demonstrates an integrated academic life, contributing to the teaching, scholarship and service missions—45%%Participates in all aspects of teaching in classroom and clinical settings—10%Demonstrate evidence of building scholarship in a focused area of research, efforts to influence clinical practice and will disseminate research and/or practice knowledge through publications and presentations—10%Maintains ongoing scholarly contributions to their field such as translation of evidence to practice, presentations or manuscript publications. 2%Serve on departmental, school, and university committees as necessary, as well as participate in professional activities.-5%Maintains a commitment to serving the school of nursing, university, profession and community – 5%Engages faculty, students, and staff to foster a diverse community at CSU—5%Maintains a program of active clinical practice in a specialty area.—6%
Required Qualifications
    Doctoral degree (PhD or DNP) in nursing or related fieldProven track record of scholarship and publishing making them eligible for appointments as associate or full professorGraduate teaching experience in a Family Nurse Practitioner Program strongly preferredCurrently certified as a Family Nurse PractitionerExperience in a practice role
Preferred Qualifications Doctorate degree in Nursing or related field

    Master’s degree in NursingPreferred - Prior experience teaching MSN students with a concentration in the Family Nurse Practitioner Program Eligibility for or current Georgia licenseFinal candidates must undergo a Criminal Background CheckCurrently certified as a Family Nurse PractitionerExperience in a practice roleIf seeking a tenured or tenure-eligible position, has an established area of researchDemonstrated experience working in and fostering a diverse faculty, staff, and student environment or commitment to do so as a faculty member at CSU
Contact Information

For more information or questions about a job posting, please contact the Department of Human Recourses at (678) 466-4230, 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 your eligibility for employment with Clayton State University, as determined by Clayton State University in its sole discretion, confirmation of the credentials and employment history reflected in your application materials and, if applicable, a satisfactory credit check. Applicants may be subject to a pre-employment drug test.

Offers are made expressly subject to the applicable federal and state laws, to the statutes, rules and regulations of this institution and to the Bylaws and Policies of the Board of Regents (BOR) of the University System of Georgia (USG), which are available for your inspection upon request.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Clayton State University is an equal employment, equal access, and equal educational opportunity and affirmative action institution. It is the policy of the University to recruit, hire, train, promote and educate persons without regard to race, color, national or ethnical origin, age, disability, gender, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity or veteran status as required by applicable state and federal laws (including Title VI, Title VII, Title IX, Sections 503, and 504, AREA, ADA, E.O. 11246, and Rev. Proc. 75-50). Clayton State University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Institution. For questions or more detailed information regarding this policy please contact the Clayton State University Office of Human Resources at (678) 466-4230. Individuals requiring disability related accommodations for participation in any event or to obtain print materials in an alternative format, please contact the Disability Resource Center at: (678) 466-5445.

Special Applicant Instructions

Please send a cover letter, curriculum vitae, copy of RN license, official transcripts from all degree granting institutions attended, and the names and full contact information of three references.




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Posted: 7/8/2020
Application Due: 2/3/2021
Work Type: Full Time