Assistant Professor of Nursing

Faculty Application - please complete and email with supporting documents
School/Department: Department of Nursing
Primary Location: Warner Robins
Position: Faculty
Job Type: Full Time
Position Close Date: Until Filled
Description:

This position requires a strong commitment to excellence in teaching with the potential to travel between campuses: Macon, Warner Robins, Cochran, and Dublin. Teaching responsibilities may vary with the regard to program type: Associate of Science Degree in Nursing Program, Pre-Licensure Bachelor of Science Degree Program, RN-BSN (on-line and face-to-face) Completion Program, and the Masters of Science in Nursing Program.

 

MAJOR DUTIES:

(Students)

  • Fulfill faculty workload requirement through excellence in teaching, course-related advisement and other activities.
  • Participates in student-faculty activities that serve to strengthen student-faculty relationships.
  • Participates in student advisement and academic counseling.
  • Plans for clinical instructions of students.
  • Evaluates theoretical and clinical components of students’ instruction.
  • Informs the coordinator of progress or problems encountered in the area of instruction.
  • Assists with maintaining necessary records and reports.
  • Performs related duties as assigned.

(Department of Nursing)

  • Assumes responsibilities for assigned units of instruction and four unit exams.
  • Contributes to the ongoing development of the program through unit and course revision and refinement and the implementation of formative and summative evaluation processes.
  • Provides input in the Department of Nursing budget.
  • Participates in the selection and orientation of new faculty.
  • Establishes and maintains policies on selection, admission, promotion and graduation of students.
  • Participates in maintaining and updating the Skill lab and multimedia resources.
  • Maintains satisfactory relationships with cooperating agencies. Seek out and evaluate new clinical resources.
  • Participate in campus-wide and departmental committees.
  • Assists the Department Chair in the development, implementation and evaluation of objectives and goals for the Department.
  • Submits annual professional objectives for the academic year to the Chair for the Georgia Board of Nursing.
  • Performs related duties as assigned.

(Professional)

  • Remains current with the changing trends in nursing education and practice.
  • Participates in professional and community activities related to the improvement of health care.
  • Maintains personal growth and development through ongoing faculty development activities.
  • Performs related duties as assigned.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

Educational: Master’s degree with nursing major required.

Professional:

  • Current unencumbered Georgia Registered Nurse license.
  • Evidence of continued professional development.
  • 1-2 years recent professional nursing experience.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Doctorate degree in nursing or related field.
  • 1-2 years of teaching experience in academic or healthcare setting preferred.

FOR MORE INFORMATION: Please contact Donna Ingram, Department Chair of Nursing at donna.ingram@mga.edu.

APPLICATION DEADLINE: The position will remain posted until filled.  For best consideration, please submit your application materials by Friday, June 8, 2018.

TO APPLY: Application materials should be submitted in one PDF file via email to: recruitment@mga.edu with the subject line “Assistant Professor of Nursing. Application materials are to include an MGA faculty application, curriculum vitae, philosophy of teaching, names and contact information of four references, and unofficial copies of undergraduate and graduate transcripts. Paper application materials will not be accepted.

Faculty Application - please complete and email with supporting documents

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