Nursing: RN/BSN Faculty Position

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Job Title:

Nursing: RN/BSN Faculty Position

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Vacancy Open to :

All Candidates

Department :

HSH CON Baccalaureate Educ

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Division :

Health Sciences

Classification Title :

Nursing: RN/BSN Faculty Position

Working Title :

Nursing: RN/BSN Faculty Position

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Full Time Equivalent (FTE) :


Full Time or Part Time :

Full Time

Recruitment Range:

Commensurate with Qualifications

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Position Type:

Faculty (Teaching)

Job Category :

Faculty (Teaching)

Organizational Unit Overview:

The mission of the college is to serve as a national model for transforming the health of rural under served regions through excellence and innovation in nursing education, leadership, research, scholarship and practice.

The East Carolina University College of Nursing (ECUCON) seeks applicants for a full time tenure or tenure-track faculty position. Academic appointment will be commensurate with the qualifications of the applicant.

The ECUCON has over 500 graduate students including over 100 DNP and 35 PhD students. The College of Nursing is a part of the Health Sciences Division that includes Allied Health, Dental Science, and a School of Medicine committed to excellence in teaching and scientific inquiry. Additionally, strong interprofessional research opportunities exist in varied centers and institutes within the division and university, such as the Center for Health Disparities, North Carolina Agro-Medicine Institute, and Diabetes and Obesity Institute.

Job Duties :

RN/BSN faculty are responsible for teaching a variety of courses in the RN/BSN option. All courses are offered through a distance education format. Courses may be writing intensive and may have a focus on domestic or global diversity and may include service learning. Faculty may also be asked to teach courses in other options and College of Nursing departments depending upon teaching needs and expertise of the faculty. Preference will be given to applicants with online teaching experience. The faculty will report directly to the Director of the RN/BSN option in the Department of Baccalaureate Education.

Specific responsibilities include:

• Planning, teaching and evaluating primarily online RN/BSN courses.
• Collaborate with all RN/BSN faculty and director to continuously evaluate and revise, as necessary, the courses and curriculum based on current evidenced-based practice.
• Ensures that RN/BSN students are evaluated for various course and program outcomes.
• Teaches selected courses in area of expertise.

This is a 12-month position.

Minimum Education/Experience :

Tenure track positions require a doctorate in nursing or related field, from an appropriately accredited institution. Non-tenure requires Master’s degree in nursing from an appropriately accredited institution. A valid non-restricted North Carolina nursing license is required upon employment. Has prior teaching experience in baccalaureate programs and with online courses. Has a minimum of 2 calendar years prior, full-time employment or the equivalent in clinical nursing practice as a registered nurse.

License or Certification Required by Statute or Regulation :

A valid non-restricted North Carolina nursing license is required upon employment.

Preferred Experience, Skills, Training/Education :

• A PhD in Nursing is preferred or a closely related discipline with a graduate degree in nursing.
• Preference will be given to applicants with recent online teaching experience.
• Certification as a Certified Nurse Educator (CNE) is preferred.
• Experience teaching in an RN/BSN program is preferred.

Special Instructions to Applicant :

East Carolina University requires applicants to submit a candidate profile online in order to be considered for the position. In addition to submitting a candidate profile online, please submit online the following required
applicant documents:

• Curriculum Vitae
• Letter of Interest
• List of Three References (noting contact information)

Additionally, an original transcript of your highest degree is required upon hire. If the highest degree is not in nursing, please provide original of highest degree and original of highest degree in nursing.

Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full time basis.

Additional Instructions to Applicant:

In order to be considered for this position, applicants must complete a candidate profile online via the PeopleAdmin system and submit any requested documents. Additionally, applicants that possess the preferred education and experience must also possess the minimum education/experience, if applicable.

Job Open Date :


Open Until Filled:


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Rank Level:

Professor, Associate Professor, Assistant Professor, Instructor

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East Carolina University is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer and seeks to create an environment that fosters the recruitment and retention of a more diverse student body, faculty, staff and administration. We encourage qualified applicants from women, minorities, veterans, individuals with a disability, and historically underrepresented groups. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race/ethnicity, color, genetic information, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, political affiliation, or veteran status.

Individuals requesting accommodation under the Americans with Disabilities Act Amendments Act (ADAAA) should contact the Department of Human Resources at (252) 328-9861 (Voice/TTY) or [email protected].

Eligibility for Employment :

Final candidates are subject to criminal & sex offender background checks. Some vacancies also require credit or motor vehicle checks. ECU participates in E-Verify. Federal law requires all employers to verify the identity and employment eligibility of all persons hired to work in the United States.

Office of Human Resources Contact Information :

If you experience any problems accessing the system or have questions about the application process, please contact the Office of Human Resources at (252) 328-9847 or toll free at 1-866-489-1740 or send an email to [email protected] Our office is available to provide assistance Monday-Friday from 8:00-5:00 EST.




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Job No:
Posted: 10/24/2020
Application Due: 12/12/2020
Work Type: Full Time