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Assistant/Associate/Full Professor, Graduate Nursing

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Work type: Faculty 9-Month, Faculty 12-Month (non-annual leave acrruing)
Location: Jacksonville (South Complex)
Categories: Faculty

Jacksonville State University

Assistant/Associate/Full Professor, Graduate Nursing

The Department of Nursing of Jacksonville State University’s College of Health Professions and Wellness is seeking to hire a scholar for an Assistant, Associate or Full Professor, Graduate Nursing.

The Assistant/Associate/Full Professor in the Department of Nursing provides educational opportunities/experiences to traditional and non-traditional students. Scholarly teaching is an expectation within doctorate and graduate level courses in Nursing along with doctoral level research (oversight and management of DNP Scholarly projected which may include advanced data analysis). The faculty member is required to teach courses within his/her concentration area on campus, off-campus, online courses and with possible videoconferencing depending on need.  The faculty member is required to maintain a clinical practice with his/her specialty area.  This position is a hybrid position and requires extensive online engagement with students and often on campus visits for diverse university functions as mandated by the administrative team. The faculty member is expected to work collaboratively with the Director of Graduate Nursing Programs to facilitate desired student outcomes.

This tenure track position requires possession of a Doctorate in Nursing or a related field.  Applicants must be certified as a Family Nurse Practitioner and/or certified as an Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse.  Applicants must also possess a current, unencumbered license as a Registered Nurse Practitioner.  Finally, applicants must also possess a current, unencumbered license as a Registered Nurse and Nurse Practitioner with FNP and AGACNP certifications to practice in the state of Alabama or be eligible for an Alabama nursing license.

The preferred applicant will possess a Doctorate in Nursing Practice (DNP) degree from an accredited college or university and will have dual certification as a Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP) and Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner (AGACNP).  The preferred applicant will also have a DNP with experience in management and oversight of scholarly projects with an MSN or higher in Nursing Education. Finally, they will possess extensive experience in online teaching (pedagogical and andragogical best practices) with experience in instructional design.

The position has an anticipated start date of August 2022.

Founded in 1883, Jacksonville State University is a learning-centered university in Jacksonville, Alabama, whose mission is to provide distinctive educational, cultural, and social experiences for a diverse student population.

Located in the Appalachian foothills of northeast Alabama, approximately midway between Birmingham and Atlanta, JSU is home to more than 9,200 students representing 44 countries. As a learning-centered university, it strives to challenge students academically in a responsive environment, meeting their educational, career and personal goals. As an academic institution, it seeks to produce broadly educated graduates prepared for global engagement. As a public, comprehensive university, it promotes excellence in scholarly and service activities consistent with its academic and professional strengths. For a complete list of Goals, Core Values and Strategies to fulfill this Mission, go to

Academically JSU offers 95 academic programs and concentrations, including bachelor's, master's, post-baccalaureate, doctoral and advanced certificate programs in a variety of disciplines that prepare graduates for meaningful careers and ongoing education.  More than 40 online programs are offered.  The University features seven colleges on its 459-acre campus - Arts and Humanities; Business and Industry; Education and Professional Studies; Health Professions and Wellness; Social and Behavioral Sciences; Science and Mathematics; and Library. Most academic programs have discipline-specific accreditations, a reflection of their quality and JSU’s commitment to excellence.

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