Assistant/Associate Professor-School of Nursing-Adult Health- Medical -Surgical Nursing

Subspecialty: Education

Posted: 10/21/2019

Company: Austin Peay State University - Austin Peay State University is a comprehensive university committed to raising the educational attainment of the citizenry, developing programs and services that address regional needs, and providing collaborative opportunities that connect university expertise with private and public resources. Collectively, these endeavors contribute significantly to the intellectual, economic, social, physical, and cultural development of the region. APSU prepares students to be engaged and productive citizens, while recognizing that society and the marketplace require global awareness and continuous learning.

Location: Clarksville, TN

Description: Assistant/Associate Professor-School of Nursing-Adult Health- Medical -Surgical Nursing
Position Summary:

Applications are invited for the tenure-track position of Assistant or Associate Professor of Nursing to begin August 2020.

The School of Nursing is searching for qualified applicants in Adult Health Medical Surgical Nursing. The position is open in our pre-licensure BSN and RN-BSN Completion Program tracks. This program is highly competitive and was recently ranked among the top 100 nursing programs for value. BSN graduates consistently have exceptional NCLEX pass rates, well above national average.

Austin Peay State University is located just 40 miles north of Nashville in Clarksville Tennessee.

Salary is competitive and commensurate with education and experience.

Position type: Full-time

Qualifications: Required Qualifications:

- Three (3) years clinical experience
- Unencumbered RN Licensure in TN and/or eligibility for full licensure in TN
- A background search will be required of the successful applicant.

Preferred Qualifications:

- Terminal degree in Nursing or related field preferred. A terminal degree is essential for the award of tenure and/or promotion
- Three (3) years teaching experience.

How to Apply:

- A Teaching Philosophy must be included with the application.

- Each applicant must include the names and contact information for three references, one of which must be from your most recent or current employer, with your application materials. Many people add this to the end of the CV.

- If you would like to additionally attach Letters of Recommendation to your online application, letters must be dated one year or less from the date of your application. You may attach your letters of recommendation in the "Optional Documents" section under the "Letter of Reference" tab. Letters of recommendation may be sent by email to “” or hard copy to “Austin Peay State University, Human Resources Dept., PO Box 4507, Clarksville, TN 37044” with your name and desired position clearly indicated after your online application is completed.

- If granted an interview, unofficial transcripts will be required of applicants and official transcripts will be required of the selected candidate before the candidate will be offered a position. It is highly recommended that you attach unofficial transcripts in PDF format to your online application in the "Optional Documents" section under the "Unofficial Transcript" tab before finalizing and submitting your application.

- You will not be able to attach your letters of recommendation, unofficial transcripts or any other supplemental document(s) nor modify your application after it has been submitted.

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