Assistant Professor of Nursing

Job description

Job Title: Assistant Professor of Nursing
Location: UNG-Dahlonega, GA
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Job ID: 223215
About Us

Located in the fastest-growing region of the state, the University of North Georgia is a multi-campus university with an enrollment of nearly 20,000 students, making it one of the largest institutions in the University System of Georgia. UNG is focused on a mission of educational excellence, leadership development and community engagement opportunities that develop students into leaders for a diverse and global society. Through a variety of educational pathways that provide access and range from certificates and associate degrees to a professional doctoral program, UNG is responsive to regional education and economic development needs. Federally designated as a senior military college, one of the university's signature leadership programs is its 800-member Corps of Cadets on UNG's Dahlonega Campus.

Job Summary

The University of North Georgia, Department of Nursing, Graduate Program invites application for a 10-month, full-time, tenure track position.

  • This position includes expectations for teaching, scholarship, and service
  • Assisting in curriculum development, implementation, evaluation, and accreditation activities
  • Participating in university and community service activities, satisfy committee appointments, and engaging in professional practice.
  • Designing and implementing studies, collecting and analyzing data, reporting findings, writing grant applications, educating peers in academic or clinical settings, writing articles and research reports in nursing or medical professional journals or other publications, and presenting findings at conferences, meetings, and other professional speaking engagements.
Required Qualifications
  • Doctorate Required: DNP, EdD, PhD in nursing
  • Current license in Georgia as a registered professional nurse.
  • Special consideration given to candidates who have academic education experience, certification as a family nurse practitioner, nurse educator and/or nursing leadership.
  • Certification as an advance practice nurse in Georgia is preferred
Required Documents to Attach
  • Resume/Curriculum Vitae, Cover Letter, and Unofficial Transcripts
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 the University of North Georgia, as determined by University of North Georgia 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.

Equal Employment Opportunity

The University of North Georgia, a unit of the University System of Georgia, is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, sex or national origin, age, disability, religion, genetics or veteran status. Georgia is an open records state. Also, UNG is a federal contractor and desires priority referrals of protected veterans.

Special Applicant Instructions
  • If you received any graduate degrees from an institution outside the United States, you must provide a foreign course-by-course credential evaluation by an independent evaluation service that is a member of the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services, Inc. (NACES). Find a full list of NACES members at
  • Please submit contact information for three professional references.




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Posted: 1/17/2021
Application Due: 3/17/2021
Work Type: Full Time