ASSISTANT/ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR OF NURSING
Anderson University and its School of Nursing invite applications for a full-time, 12-month position as Assistant/Associate Professor of Nursing. Position to begin June 1, 2013 and is eligible for annual reappointment with the possibility of later tenure-track appointment. Anderson University is a comprehensive, liberal arts institution affiliated with the South Carolina Baptist Convention. Candidates with a strong Christian value system and lifestyle and a commitment to the integration of faith and discipline are encouraged to apply.
Candidates’ nursing practice or teaching experience will guide instructional area taught. The candidate should be prepared to teach throughout appropriate areas of the undergraduate nursing curriculum and include the ability to implement theoretical and/or clinical instruction within the courses taught. Candidates with experience teaching in support of an undergraduate nursing program, especially within pediatrics, medical-surgical, and critical care are preferred. The successful candidate will also advise students, supervise clinical experiences, actively recruit prospective students, participate in faculty service, and attend required departmental and University events. Additional responsibilities include online and/or classroom teaching, and establishing and maintaining relationships and partnerships in the health care community and community organizations to enhance program and student opportunities. Candidates should have the desire to positively impact students by demonstrating a Christ-centered and person-focused professional nurse role model of teacher, mentor, advocate, practitioner, collaborator, researcher, and resource person.
Earned degree from a regionally accredited institution that is appropriate for area of teaching is required. Master of Science in Nursing is the minimum requirement with a terminal doctorate degree preferred. Successful candidate must possess an active, unencumbered license as a registered nurse in the state of South Carolina.
For full consideration, submit application by April 15, 2013, however, applications will be accepted until position is filled. To ensure full consideration, a letter of application, curriculum vita, statement of teaching philosophy, and contact information for three personal references should be sent to:
Dr. Pamela Binns-Turner
Dean, School of Nursing
Campus PO Box 1169
Anderson, SC 29621
Applications by email may be sent to email@example.com.
Anderson University has a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of diversity within its faculty, staff, and students.