Assistant Professors of Nursing (Critical Care or Management/Administration)

Arkansas Tech University in Arkansas

Deadline March 03, 2014
Date Posted January 17, 2014
Type Tenured, tenure track
Salary Competitive
Employment Type Full-time

Nursing: The Department of Nursing at Arkansas Tech University invites applications for two Assistant Professor of Nursing positions. Both positions will be 9-month, tenure-track positions, teaching a full-time load equivalent to twelve credit-hours per semester. The application deadline is March 3, 2014 and the positions begin August 2014. For more information about the department, please visit: http://www.atu.edu/nursing. The Department of Nursing offers ACEN (formerly NLNAC) accredited BSN, online RN to BSN, and MSN in Nursing Administration and Emergency Management programs. Both positions require a minimum of two years clinical experience, and an Arkansas nursing license (or the eligibility to obtain one). Critical Care emphasis position: Additional required qualifications for this position include a master's and doctoral degree, minimum of one year of academic teaching experience in either classroom or clinical and experience in acute medical-surgical and/or critical care nursing. Preferred qualifications for this position include additional classroom, online, and simulation teaching experience, and computer literacy. Management/Administration emphasis position: Additional required qualifications for this position include a master's degree and PhD, minimum of two years academic teaching experience including classroom and online, and computer literacy. Preferred qualifications for this position include experience in nursing management or administration; experience supervising student research. The candidate should demonstrate ability to develop a successful research program that includes collaborative work with colleagues and incorporates experiences for undergraduate students. Submit a letter of application addressing your qualifications and record of effectiveness and indicate your specific reasons for applying to this particular job at ATU, along with supporting evidence including current curriculum vitae, proof of licensure, copies of transcripts showing degrees, and three letters of recommendation to Dr. Jeff Robertson, Dean, College of Natural & Health Sciences, 1701 N. Boulder Ave., Arkansas Tech University, AR 72801 or email jrobertson@atu.edu. This position is subject to a pre-employment criminal background check. A criminal conviction or arrest pending adjudication alone shall not disqualify an applicant in the absence of a relationship to the requirements of the position. Background check information will be used in a confidential, non-discriminatory manner consistent with state and federal law. AA/EOE