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Assistant Professor in Adult Health
Kennesaw State University

Date Posted Jun. 4, 2020
Title Assistant Professor in Adult Health
University Kennesaw State University
Kennesaw, GA, United States
Department WellStar School of Nursing
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Jul. 1, 2020
  • Assistant Professor
  • Nursing - Adult Care
    Nursing - General
The WellStar School of Nursing at Kennesaw State University invites applications for a full-time twelve-month, tenure track Assistant Professor in Adult Health.

Qualifications and Requirements:

Qualifications include an earned research-focused doctorate in nursing (PhD, DNS) or a related field (EdD) and a Master’s in Nursing degree with clinical specialization. Qualified applicants will have clinical expertise in Adult Health Nursing. Applicants must be eligible for or hold RN licensure in the state of Georgia. This position reports to the Director of the Wellstar School of Nursing. Primary teaching responsibilities will be in undergraduate didactic and clinical courses. Other responsibilities include participation in ongoing curricular assessment, scholarly activities, and service in departmental, college, and university committees.

Ideal candidates will possess:
  • Previous teaching experience, including online and/or distance learning formats.
  • Evidence of a beginning program of research and scholarship/creative activities in a focused area.
  • Potential for research collaboration with other faculty members.
  • Capacity for interdisciplinary research.
  • The ability to seek and obtain external research funding.
  • A commitment to diversity and inclusion.

How to Apply:
Application materials that include a cover letter, current curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, statement of research/scholarship interests, unofficial academic transcripts, and a list of names and contact information for three references must be submitted online at Kennesaw State University, a member of the University System of Georgia, is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and does not discriminate on the basis of age, color, disability, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, and/or veteran status. Georgia is an Open Records state.

About the Wellstar School of Nursing:
The Wellstar School of Nursing offers BSN and MSN degrees and is one of the largest programs in Georgia. The School graduates more new Baccalaureate nurses than other programs in Georgia. The school currently employs nearly 50 full-time faculty and numerous part-time faculty. A five-year plan to increase undergraduate enrollment will begin Fall 2020. The WSON is housed within the Wellstar College of Health and Human Services, which includes departments of Social Work and Human Services, Health Promotion and Physical Education, and Exercise Science and Sports Management.

Contact Information
Questions about this job announcement may be directed to:

Diana Baughman, MSN, RN
Faculty Liaison to Clinical Sites & Part-time Faculty Coordinator, Clinical Assistant Professor, & Chair, Faculty Search Committee
Wellstar School of Nursing
Kennesaw State University
520 Parliament Garden Way, MD 4102
Kennesaw, GA 30144

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