Assistant/Associate Professor of Nursing Keigwin School of Nursing


Position Title

Assistant/Associate Professor of Nursing


Keigwin School of Nursing, Brooks Rehabilitation College of Healthcare Sciences


Full Time/Exempt, tenure track

Position Summary

Jacksonville University seeks engaged, innovative, visionary leaders to apply for the position of Assistant/Associate Professor of Nursing in the Keigwin School of Nursing (KSON), Brooks Rehabilitation College of Healthcare Sciences (BRCHS). This is a 12-month, tenure-eligible position targeted to start August, 2019 (negotiable).

The Jacksonville University Keigwin School of Nursing values diverse student backgrounds and experiences and emphasizes the importance of a liberal arts foundation, scholarly inquiry, engaged learning opportunities and clinical application in the professional socialization and development of nursing students.

Successful applicants will have strong written and interpersonal communication skills as well as a desire to grow the current research interests of the department.  The Keigwin School of Nursing offers a Doctor of Nursing Practice program that is projected for continued growth.  Teaching responsibilities would be primarily graduate-level (MSN, DNP) research courses.  This position would serve as a mentor for both faculty and students in evidenced based practice projects and research studies.  Salary and rank is commensurate with the qualifications and experience of the candidate. 

Applicants must hold current licensure as a Registered Nurse and a PhD in Nursing from a regionally accredited institution.  Academic and research experience is preferred. 

Important Note

This is not an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and/or skills required for this position. The University reserves the right to amend and change responsibilities to meet organizational needs.

To Apply

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Interested applicants should submit the following documents:

  • Cover letter
  • Curriculum vitae
  • JU faculty application
  • Background authorization form
  • Unofficial transcripts (official transcripts will be needed if hired)
  • Contact information for three references. References will not be contacted without prior notification to candidates.

Please submit materials electronically to with the subject line "Graduate Professor."

Any other materials may be directed to:

Keigwin School of Nursing Graduate Search Committee
Brooks Rehabilitation College of Healthcare Sciences
Jacksonville University
2800 University Blvd North.
Jacksonville, FL 32211