Associate/Professor of Nursing and Director of MSN
May 15, 2018
Jefferson City, Tennessee
The rank and salary will be co
Full Time - Experienced
Administrative Careers - Academic Advising, Administrative Careers - Program Administration
Carson-Newman University invites applicants for an Associate/Professor of Nursing and Program Director of MSN in the Department of Nursing. The position is a Full-Time, 11-month contract, tenure-track. to begin August 2018 or earlier.
Carson-Newman University is a leading Christian Liberal Arts institution, recently ranked Best Undergraduate Teaching in the South by U.S. News & World Report and received the President's Award for Community Service. Carson-Newman emphasizes academic excellence through innovative teaching, advising, mentoring of students, and service learning. The campus is located at the foothills of the Smoky Mountains and is surrounded by beautiful lakes. More information is available from the university website, www.cn.edu.
Carson-Newman employs faculty and staff who are actively supportive, through a local church, of its aim as a university with a Christian commitment.
Candidates for the position of Associate/Professor of Nursing and Program Director of MSN will lead course development and assessment, program marketing and student recruitment, faculty hiring and evaluations, and collaboration with the Nursing Department, Adult and Graduate Studies, and other key university departments to plan, promote, grow, and sustain a vibrant, academically rigorous, and successful MSN program. Teaching in the candidate’s field is also expected.
A complete application packet will include a letter of interest, a statement of Christian faith, a statement of teaching philosophy, references, and current vitae.Please submit these documents to Human Resources at the email provided below.
Candidates for the position must have: Minimum doctorate in nursing or related field from a regionally accredited institution. Must have an earned MSN and BSN.
At least three years of experience in full-time teaching in a professional nursing program including experience with on-line teaching. The equivalent of three years of full-time practice experience as a nurse practitioner.Registered nurse licensure and licensure as an advanced practice nurse in the State of Tennessee. Maintain national certification as a nurse practitioner.
Active participation in professional nursing organizations. Attendance at continuing education offerings appropriate to teaching, nursing practice, and nursing education. Contribution to professional, academic journals, or other similar kinds of contributions.
Additional Salary Information: Group life and health insurance as well as a 401K retirement plan are available on a participating basis.
About Carson-Newman University
The mission of Carson-Newman University is to help students reach their full potential as educated citizens and worldwide servant leaders by integrating academic excellence and Christian commitment within a caring community.
Our vision: To be a premier Christian, liberal arts University with a worldwide impact.
For more information, see our website at www.cn.edu.