Assistant or Associate Professor of Nursing/Immersive Learning



Job description

DepartmentBrooks Rehabilitation College of Healthcare Sciences (BRCHS)/ Keigwin School of Nursing (KSON)

StatusFull Time/Exempt

Position SummaryJacksonville University, ranked as a Best Regional University by US News and World Report, invites applicants for a faculty position in the Keigwin School of Nursing. This is a non-tenure track, full time, 12-month position. The expected start date is January 1, 2023. This individual will teach on the main campus and the Palm Coast location.

Nursing faculty develop, revise, and teach curriculum (including clinical instruction), serve on department, college or university committees, are assigned special projects, perform university service, chair student projects and advise students academically. They also participate in nursing scholarship including clinical practice, research/QI projects, presentations and/or publications.

Essential Job Duties

  • The primary teaching responsibility for this position will be in the immersive learning lab.
  • Teaching may include undergraduate students in ground-based, online, and hybrid models.
  • Teaching may extend into the skills lab environment and off-site/clinical locations.
  • University service includes committee membership, special projects, community activities, mentoring, attendance and support for university events.

Special Skills

  • Expert clinical nursing skills
  • Highly organized with attention to detail
  • Excellent communication skills, verbal and written
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Flexible and good problem solver
  • Dedicated to service and a strong university presence

Work Conditions

  • Primarily indoors except when traveling between campus buildings or being off-campus
  • Some off-campus travel required
  • Work is performed under minimum supervision and requires incumbent to exercise independence and discretion
  • Occasional evening and week-end hours

Physical Requirements

  • Manual dexterity to efficiently operate a computer keyboard and other business machines
  • Near vision sufficient to read written communications and computer display screens
  • Adequate hearing to communicate effectively in person and by phone

Prerequisites Required for Position Minimum Education Requirement

  • MSN in Nursing

Minimum Work Experience

  • Minimum 3-years’ experience in clinical nursing

Preferred Qualifications

  • Licensed to practice nursing in the state of Florida and/or eligible to obtain licensure

Important NoteThis is not an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and/or skills required for this position. The University reserves the right to amend and change responsibilities to meet organizational needs.

How to apply

Qualified and interested applicants should submit letter of interest emphasizing experience and potential, a curriculum vitae, Jacksonville University faculty application, three letters of reference, and unofficial transcripts via email to: [email protected].

Jacksonville University supports the principle of diversity. We encourage applications from individuals with diverse backgrounds and experiences. Jacksonville University is an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will be evaluated for employment without regard to sex, race, color, national origin, religion, disability, protected veteran status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, or any other protected characteristics under applicable Florida and Federal laws.

Founded in 1934, Jacksonville University is a private, comprehensive university on the shore of the St. Johns River in Jacksonville, Florida. The University has a growing enrollment of more than 3,700 undergraduate and graduate students from 45 states and more than 40 countries taught by 188 regular faculty and 138 part-time. The diverse student body consists of 31 percent representing Asian, Latino, African American and Native Americans.