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Assistant Professor of Nursing


Carson-Newman University is a leading Christian Liberal Arts institution, recently ranked Best Undergraduate Teaching in the South by U.S. News & World Report and received the President's Award for Community Service. Carson-Newman emphasizes academic excellence through innovative teaching, advising, mentoring of students, and service learning. The campus is located at the foothills of the Smoky Mountains and is surrounded by beautiful lakes. More information is available from the university website, www.cn.edu.

Carson-Newman University invites applicants for an Assistant Professor of Nursing in the Department of Nursing. The position is a full-time, 9 month, tenure-track position to begin August 2017.

Candidates for the position must have a Master of Science in Nursing with Doctorate preferred, RN license in the state of Tennessee, and at least 5 years’ experience in clinical practice.

Carson-Newman employs faculty and staff who are actively supportive, through a local church, of its aim as a university with a Christian commitment.

Candidates for the position of Assistant Professor will plan and implement both classroom and clinical teaching at the Undergraduate level. In addition, the candidate will serve as a student advisor and participate in committee work at the departmental and University level.

The rank and salary will be commensurate with educational preparation and experience. Group health insurance as well as a 401K retirement plan are available on a participating basis.

Only complete application packets will be considered. A complete application packet will include a letter of interest, a statement of Christian faith, a statement of teaching philosophy, references, and current vitae. Please send the packet electronically to:

Email: facultyrecruiting@cn.edu

Human Resources, Attn: Faculty Recruiting

Carson-Newman University

Jefferson City, TN 37760



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