Faculty, Nursing

Macon, Georgia, United States

Job description

Georgia Baptist College of Nursing invites applications for a full-time, 12-month, tenure track faculty position. Primary teaching responsibilities will be in the doctoral degree programs (PhD and DNP). Additional responsibilities in service and scholarship are required.
Georgia Baptist College of Nursing is located on Mercer University’s Cecil B. Day Campus in Atlanta, GA and is one of four academic units within the Mercer Health Sciences Center. The campus is located within close proximity to multiple acute care hospitals, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and other healthcare and academic institutions. The Atlanta area provides an ideal environment for cultural and intellectual stimulation.

Required qualifications:

  • A PhD, DNP, or other nursing based doctoral degree is required; candidates with a PhD are highly preferred.
  • Unencumbered license to practice as a Registered Nurse in Georgia

This is a tenure track eligible appointment. Faculty rank commensurate with experience. Experience in academe is strongly preferred.

Position would begin on or after July 1, 2017.

Salary: Competitive and commensurate with qualifications and experience

How to apply

Review of applications begins immediately and will continue until the position is filled. A complete application will include a letter of interest, a current CV, and a statement of teaching philosophy. The names of three references with titles, business and e-mail addresses, and phone numbers should also be provided.

All correspondence should be sent to the Chair of the Search Committee:
Dr. Susan S. Gunby
Professor – Georgia Baptist College of Nursing
3001 Mercer University Drive
Atlanta, GA 30341
Selection of the final candidate is contingent upon successful completion of a criminal background check.

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About Mercer Mercer University is one of America’s oldest and most distinctive institutions of higher learning, offering rigorous programs that span the undergraduate liberal arts to doctoral-level degrees. Founded by early 19th century Baptists, Mercer — while no longer formally affiliated with the Baptist denomination — remains committed to an educational environment that embraces intellectual and religious freedom while affirming values that arise from a Judeo-Christian understanding of the world.