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AUBURN UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF NURSING
Assistant/Associate Professor

Assistant/Associate Clinical Professor

Family Nurse Practitioner

The School of Nursing (SON) at Auburn University, located in Auburn, Alabama, invites Family Nurse Practitioners (FNPs) to join a fast growing Primary Care Nurse Practitioner Program (PCNP). We have openings for two full-time 12-month, tenure or clinical track position to begin immediately. Major area of teaching will be in the MSN Program/PCNP track. SON need could necessitate some teaching in the BSN and/or DNP programs, depending on qualifications.

Auburn University is one of the nation’s premier land, sea, and space grant institutions. In 2018, it was ranked 46th among public universities by U.S. News and World Report. Auburn is an institution that is both highly research-active and committed to maintaining teaching excellence, offering Bachelor’s, Master’s, Educational Specialist, and Doctoral degrees.

Minimum Qualifications:

Tenure-Track – Requires an earned doctorate (Ph.D) in a relevant discipline and a Master’s degree in Nursing with evidence of scholarly productivity. Must have current Family Nurse Practitioner certification and current clinical skills, be eligible for an Alabama RN License or have an unencumbered Alabama RN license.  Must be in or able to establish a collaborative practice in a primary care or family practice setting

Clinical Track -  Requires a doctorate in a relevant discipline and a Master’s degree in Nursing, current Family Nurse Practitioner certification and current clinical skills, and eligibility for, or possession of an unencumbered Alabama RN license. Must be in or able to establish a collaborative practice in a primary care or family practice setting

All candidates must meet eligibility requirements to work in the United States at the time of the appointment is scheduled to begin and continue working legally for the proposed term of the employment.  Excellent written and interpersonal communication skills are essential. 

 

Desired Qualifications:

3-5 years of NP practice in a primary care or family practice setting and current graduate teaching experience in an accredited family or primary care nurse practitioner program is preferred.
Review of applicants will begin July 15, 2018 and will continue until a suitable candidate is identified. Candidates should use the following link to apply:

http://aufacultypositions.peopleadmin.com/postings/2955
Auburn University is an EEO/Vet/Disability employer.

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AUBURN UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF NURSING
EAGLES CENTER COORDINATOR
Assistant/Associate Clinical Track Faculty

 

The School of Nursing at Auburn University, located in Auburn, Alabama is seeking a highly motivated individual to fill the position of the Engaging Active Group Learning Environments in Simulation (EAGLES) Center Coordinator.  The successful candidate will be appointed to a full-time 12 month non-tenure track position (Assistant/Associate Clinical Professor) depending upon experience and qualifications. 

 

Responsibilities include but not limited to;

  • Contribute to the visioning of AUSON clinical simulation activities
  • Maintain current practice standards related to simulation methodologies
  • Support training for faculty in simulation methodologies
  • Maintain and manage supplies, equipment, and set-up of simulation labs
  • Maintain and monitor the simulation lab database, generate and run reports as needed
  • Work collaboratively with the Nursing Resource Center (NRC) Coordinator to support day-to-day lab operations
  • Train in the operation of all mannequins, simulators, and simulation equipment
  • Work cooperatively with administrators, faculty, staff and students to provide a conducive learning environment for undergraduate and graduate students

Minimum Qualifications:  Masters degree in Nursing, current clinical skills and simulation experience.  Must be eligible for Alabama RN License and have strong organizational and computer skills and be able to communicate effectively.

Candidates must meet eligibility requirements for work in the United States at the time the appointment is scheduled to begin and continue working legally for the proposed term of employment.

Review of applicants will begin July 13, 2018 and will continue until the position is filled.  Candidates should use the following link to apply;

 

http://aufacultypositions.peopleadmin.com/postings/2938

 

AUBURN UNIVERSITY IS AN EEO/VET/DISABILITY EMPLOYER

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AUBURN UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF NURSING

Associate Dean for Research
Associate/Full Professor

The School of Nursing at Auburn University, located in Auburn, Alabama, invites applications for the Associate Dean for Research. The Associate Dean for Research position is an exceptional opportunity for an experienced researcher with leadership/administrative experience to influence health care through nursing and interdisciplinary research. This is a full-time 12-month, tenured/tenure-track faculty position at the rank of Associate Professor or Professor, depending on experience and qualifications.

The Associate Dean for Research reports directly to the Dean and represents the School of Nursing to internal and external constituencies to promote, facilitate, and disseminate research/scholarship activities. The successful candidate must possess research leadership skills, interdisciplinary collaboration experience, administrative ability, and interpersonal skills that enable working across multiple disciplines that address priority issues and funding opportunities in the research community.

Auburn University is a land-grant institution with a multicultural student enrollment of over 26,000 and is located in east-central Alabama near several large metropolitan areas (e.g., Montgomery and Birmingham, AL; Atlanta and Columbus, GA). The University provides instruction in approximately 70 academic departments and maintains graduate research and public service programs. The Edward Via College of Osteopathic Medicine campus is located in Auburn and provides additional opportunities for research, teaching, and outreach collaborations.

The School of Nursing is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education and offers baccalaureate and graduate programs with Primary Care Practitioner and Nurse Educator track options.   Implementation of the RN to BSN and DNP programs are scheduled to be completed by Fall Semester, 2017.  The School of Nursing will move into their new state-of-the-art 89,000 square foot building in 2017 with classes beginning Fall Semester. The new building has a designated Research Suite within the Administrative Wing that will support the school’s research infrastructure. Strategic research priorities in the School of Nursing include interdisciplinary collaboration targeting health disparities, health promotion/disease prevention, and innovation in teaching.

Minimum Qualifications: Candidates must have a research doctorate (Ph.D or equivalent) in nursing or a health-related discipline. Candidates must have a demonstrated record of scholarly achievement and external research funding in nursing and/or interdisciplinary health science research.

Desired Qualifications: Ph.D in Nursing is desired, but not essential. Administrative skills in managing research projects, experience in identifying funding opportunities, and developing interdisciplinary partnerships are desirable. The proven ability to mentor junior and midlevel faculty to successful research and scholarly activities is preferred.

Candidates must meet eligible requirements for work in the United States at the time the appointment is scheduled to begin and continue working legally for the proposed term of employment; must have excellent written and interpersonal communication skills.

Review of applicants will begin September 12, 2016 and will continue until the position is filled.  Candidates should use the following link to apply:

http://aufacultypositions.peopleadmin.com/postings/1842

AUBURN UNIVERSITY IS AN EEO/VET/DISABILITY EMPLOYER

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