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Nursing, Assistant/Associate Professor (2 Positions)

Posting Details

Position Information

Job Title Nursing, Assistant/Associate Professor (2 Positions)
Appointment Type 12 Month
Job Description

As the Nursing, Assistant/Associate Professor you will teach at both undergraduate and graduate levels, as applicable; be involved in course and/or curriculum development; research/scholarship; participate on School, College, University and Professional committees and/or initiatives.

Florida Gulf Coast University is a comprehensive university dedicated to quality education, research, and service. All faculty are expected to be excellent teachers, responsive to changing professional needs; committed to innovative delivery of instruction resulting in improved student learning; committed to effective use of technology including distance learning; produce peer reviewed scholarship; and provide service to the College, University and Community. Teaching assignments may be on the main campus or at off-campus sites within our region.

Required Qualifications

Doctorate degree in Nursing or related field from a regionally accredited institution or equivalent accreditation.

Graduate degree in nursing from a nationally accredited nursing program.

Five or more years of nursing practice experience.

Current unrestricted RN or ARNP licensure or eligibility for licensure in the state of Florida.

ABD will be considered if degree is conferred by August 7, 2018. If successful candidate is ABD, appointment will be made at a Lecturer level on a fixed contract.

Preferred Qualifications

Ph.D. from a regionally accredited institution or equivalent accreditation.

Experience in medical/surgical/adult, or community, or child clinical nursing or FNP.

Experience as a faculty member in a nursing education program at the College / University level

Evidence of established research agenda leading to professional presentations, research, and/or publications.

Service in professional organizations (e.g. membership and / or committee involvement).

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

Strong communication skills.

Strong computer skills using web-based applications and Microsoft Office.

Experience or commitment to the use of technology in distance learning & university teaching. Interest in collaborating both within and outside the University in the development and delivery of instruction resulting in improved student learning. Must value continued scholarship and service to the school and university.

Salary Range

Job Duties

Essential Job Duties

Teaches in the BSN and MSN and DNP Programs as appropriate to qualifications and experience.

Participates in clinical teaching, simulation and other labs, and advising.

Expectations for scholarship will be those identified for rank as described in FPED and College documents.

Service to School, College, University and professional community is expected in the form of committees, accreditation activities, etc.

Other Duties

Posting Detail Information

Posting Number F94P
Open Date 10/18/2017
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions to Applicants

Candidates seeking Associate Professor rank are required to have teaching experience at the University level and a scholarship record commensurate for appointment at that rank.

Appointment will be made at a faculty rank commensurate with the candidate’s experience on a 12-month multi-year appointment basis available August 2018.

Because applications and materials are subject to public review and retention under Florida’s Public Records Law, please DO NOT send examples of your project/scholarship unless requested to do so. Therefore all submitted materials including articles, disks, slides, books, etc., become the property of FGCU and CANNOT BE RETURNED. As applicable, finalists will be notified of the need to submit specific additional materials. Such materials will become the property of FGCU.

Under Florida’s Public Records law, applications will be available for public review upon request.

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you possess a Doctoral degree in Nursing or related field from a regionally accredited institution or equivalent accreditation?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Do you possess a graduate degree in nursing from a nationally accredited nursing program?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * Do you possess a current unrestricted RN or ARNP licensure?
    • Yes
    • No
  4. * Are you currently eligibility for licensure in the state of Florida?
    • Yes
    • No
  5. If ABD, will degree be conferred by August 7, 2018?
    • Yes
    • No
  6. Please indicate how you first learned of this position.
    • Job Board
    • Print Advertisement
    • Social Media
    • Job Fair/Conference
    • FGCU Website
    • Employee Referral
    • Other
  7. Per the question above, please specify the name of where you FIRST learned of the position?

    (Open Ended Question)

Documents Needed To Apply

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Transcripts
  3. Curriculum Vitae
  4. List of 5 Professional References (with relationship of each)
  5. Statement of experience with students in research or scholarship as it fits discipline.
  6. Statement of Teaching Philosophy
Optional Documents
  1. Letter of Recommendation