Nursing Full Time Faculty, Open Rank, Undergraduate Programs

East Tennessee State University
February 19, 2023
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Job Title Nursing Full Time Faculty, Open Rank, Undergraduate Programs

Department Undergraduate Programs, College of Nursing - 35200 Pay Grade 1 Job Category Faculty Job Summary

East Tennessee State University, College of Nursing (CON) is seeking applicants for an Open Rank Faculty position (non-tenure/tenure track) for our Undergraduate Programs. Faculty rank and track are commensurate with education and experience. Some appointments may be eligible for tenure. Clinical and Research track appointments may be convertible to tenure-track no later than the end of year three of the appointment. Positions are located on the main campus in Johnson City and may include classroom, online and clinical teaching. All positions are 12 months and may involve evening and/or weekend teaching. Positions available beginning in January 2023.

Academic programs in the College of Nursing Undergraduate Programs include traditional BSN, Accelerated Traditional BSN, Accelerated Second Degree BSN, RN-BSN, RN-BSN Dual Degree, and LPN-BSN.

ETSU, serving over 14,500 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, the International Storytelling Center, and an extensive array of healthcare agencies and providers in both rural and urban environments.

ETSU is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. Successful candidates should have a demonstrated commitment and contribution to fostering and advancing equity, diversity, and inclusion. East Tennessee State University (ETSU) is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.

Disclaimer: The Job Summary is intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by individuals in this classification. It is not intended to be a complete list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required. Management reserves the right to revise the job or require different tasks to be performed as assigned to reflect changes in the position. The employee must be able to perform the essential functions of the position satisfactorily with or without reasonable accommodations.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • All applicants must demonstrate the ability to communicate effectively in written and spoken English in accordance with the Tennessee Board of Regents policy 5:02:01:03.
  • Ability to contribute to a team environment required
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Required Qualifications

  • A Master's Degree or higher in Nursing at the time of employment.
  • Practice as a Registered Nurse.
  • RN Licensure in the State of Tennessee or Compact State at the time of hire. Proof of License will be required at the time of employment.
  • Preferred Qualifications

  • MSN with Nursing Education concentration preferred.
  • Experience in higher education teaching preferred.
  • An interest or expertise in rural practice, vulnerable populations, and health disparities are preferred.
  • Salary Salary, rank, and track is commensurate with education and experience

    Posting Detail Information

    Posting Number F00650P

    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 01/13/2023 Close Date Open Until Filled Yes Special Instructions to Applicants

    The closing date is subject to change without notice to applicants.

    Review of applicants begins immediately and continues until positions are filled.

    Pursuant to the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) Vaccine mandate, candidates may be required to show proof of being fully vaccinated against COVID-19 upon commencing employment. Reasonable accommodations will be considered on a case-by-case basis for exemptions to this requirement in accordance with applicable law.

    An official transcript will be required upon hire. Copies and/or unofficial transcripts will be acceptable for application purposes only.

    Employment is contingent upon a satisfactory background check.

    Open-Rank and Track.

    Supplemental Questions

    Required fields are indicated with an asterisk ().

  • What is your highest nursing degree?
  • PhD
  • DNP
  • MSN
  • BSN
  • I do not have a Nursing Degree.
  • Do you have practice experience as a Registered Nurse?
  • Yes
  • No
  • Do you possess an active Registered Nurse License in the State of Tennessee or Compact State?
  • Yes, I have an active Registered Nurse License in the State of Tennessee
  • Yes, I have an active Registered Nurse License in a Compact State
  • No, I do not have an active Registered Nurse License in the State of Tennessee or Compact State.
  • Documents Needed To Apply

    Required Documents

  • Cover Letter
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Optional Documents

  • Transcripts
  • Other
  • Certifications
  • From this employer

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