Job Title Nursing Full Time Faculty, PhD program - Tenured/Tenure Track
Department Office of the Dean, College of Nursing - 35000
Pay Grade 1
Job Category Faculty
East Tennessee State University, College of Nursing (CON) is seeking
applicants with a PhD in Nursing to teach in our Graduate Programs beginning
in January of 2022. PhD in Nursing must be awarded prior to hire date. This
position is a 12-month faculty position; rank is commensurate with experience
A Center for Nursing Research supports faculty and student scholarship.
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 health care agencies and providers in both rural and urban environments.
ETSU is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all of 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
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
All applicants must demonstrate the ability to communicate effectively in
written and spoken English.
Ability to contribute to a team environment is required.
Excellent interpersonal skills
PhD in Nursing (exceptional candidates completing their PhD may be
considered, but must be awarded prior to hire date).
Practice as a Registered Nurse required.
RN Licensure in State of Tennessee or Compact State required by date of
Teaching experience and record of active, funded scholarship highly
An interest or expertise in rural practice, vulnerable populations,
workplace environment, workforce development and/or health disparities is
Salary Commensurate with Rank
Posting Number F00484P
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 11/19/2021
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 position is
An official transcript will be required upon hire. Copies and/or unofficial
transcripts will be acceptable for application purposes only.
Employment is contingent upon satisfactory background check.
Should you not qualify for this position, please consider applying to our Full
Time Faculty Non-Tenure Track posting F00475P.
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk ().
What is your highest nursing degree?
I do not have a Nursing Degree.
Are you licensed or eligible for RN Licensure in Tennessee?
Do you have practice experience as a Registered Nurse?
Documents Needed To Apply
Letter of Recommendation
Statement of Research