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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 position in the Nursing Department. The position is a Full-time, 9 month, tenure-track position to begin in August, 2018.

Candidates for the position must have a BSN and MSN with doctorate preferred, be licensed as a Registered Nurse in the state of TN, have at least 2 years clinical experience with academic teaching experience preferred.

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 serve as a teacher and advisor for undergraduate students; develop, implement and evaluate undergraduate courses; participate in departmental and university events and committees; and, participate in professional activities including scholarly work and professional organizations.

The rank and salary will be commensurate with educational preparation and experience. Group life and health insurance as well as a 401K retirement plan are available on a participating basis. Women and men as well as minorities are encouraged to apply.

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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