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Instructor of Nursing Non Tenure Track

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Please see Special Instructions for more details.

Minority candidates are strongly encouraged to apply. Review of applicants begins immediately and continues until positions are filled. Rank is commensurate with experience and qualifications. An official transcript will be required upon hire. Employment is contingent upon satisfactory background check.

Posting Details

Position Information

Job Title Instructor of Nursing Non Tenure Track
Department Office of the Dean, College of Nursing - 35000
Pay Grade 1
Job Category Faculty
Job Summary

Positions available in Johnson City and Sevierville, TN

East Tennessee State University, College of Nursing (CON) is seeking applicants for faculty positions beginning in July or August 2018. Undergraduate teaching opportunities are available. Candidates with psychiatric/mental health and med/surg experience are highly desired. Faculty practice opportunities may be available through the College’s nine nurse-managed clinics. A Center for Nursing Research supports faculty and student scholarship.

Academic programs in the College of Nursing include traditional BSN, accelerated traditional BSN, RN-BSN Dual degree, accelerated BSN second degree, LPN-BSN, MSN, BSN-DNP, MSN-DNP, and PhD. Role preparations in MSN and DNP programs include family nurse practitioner, adult/gerontology primary care nurse practitioner, psychiatric/mental health nurse practitioner, nursing education, nursing administration, and executive leadership. Post-MSN and Post-DNP certificate programs are also offered.

ETSU, serving nearly 15,000 students, is a Research Intensive university. The College of Nursing is part of the Academic Health Sciences Center which includes Colleges of Medicine, Pharmacy, Public Health, and Clinical and Rehabilitative Health Sciences.

ETSU is located in the heart of the southern Appalachian Mountains with beautiful rivers, mountain streams, and lakes. The region surrounding the university is home to thriving cities, historic towns, the birthplace of country music and the International Storytelling Center, and an extensive array of health care agencies and providers in both rural and urban environments.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

All applicants must demonstrate the ability to communicate effectively in written and spoken English and be eligible for RN licensure in Tennessee. Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to contribute to a team environment are required. Priority will be given to those applicants that qualify for a tenure-track position. Advanced practice certification required for some teaching assignments.

Required Qualifications

Non-Tenure Track: fixed-term, renewable, academic or clinical setting. Master’s Degree in Nursing and practice experience required; teaching experience preferred.

Preferred Qualifications

Candidates with psychiatric/mental health and med/surg experience are highly desired.
An interest or expertise in rural practice, vulnerable populations, and health disparities is preferred.

Salary
Posting Detail Information

Posting Number F00135P
Is this position subject to a criminal background check? Yes
Is any part of the funding for this posting coming from a grant or outside funding source? No
Open Date 02/15/2018
Close Date 10/31/2018
Open Until Filled No
Special Instructions to Applicants

Minority candidates are strongly encouraged to apply. Review of applicants begins immediately and continues until positions are filled. Rank is commensurate with experience and qualifications. An official transcript will be required upon hire. Employment is contingent upon satisfactory background check.

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * What is your highest nursing degree?
    • PhD
    • DNP
    • MSN
    • BSN
    • I do not have a Nursing Degree.
  2. * Do you have a Master's Degree in nursing with preparation in advanced practice nursing in any of the following concentrations? Please list all: Family Nurse Practitioner Certified Nurse Midwife Adult Nurse Practitioner Gerontology/Primary Care Nurse Practitioner Pediatric/Primary Care Nurse Practitioner Women's Health Nurse Practitioner Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse Practitioner

    (Open Ended Question)

  3. * Are you licensed or eligible for RN Licensure in Tennessee?
    • Yes
    • No

Documents Needed To Apply

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae
Optional Documents
  1. Transcripts
  2. Letter of Recommendation