Assistant or Associate Professor of Nursing


Position Title

Assistant or Associate Professor of Nursing


Brooks Rehabilitation College of Healthcare Sciences (BRCHS)/ Keigwin School of Nursing (KSON)


Full Time/Exempt

Position Summary

Jacksonville University invites applicants for a faculty position in the Keigwin School of Nursing. This is a non-tenure track, full time, 12-month position. The expected start date is March 1, 2023. Particular expertise in acute care nursing is required.

Nursing faculty develop, revise, and teach curriculum (including clinical instruction), serve on department, college or university committees, are assigned special projects, perform university service, chair student projects and advise students academically. They also participate in nursing scholarship including clinical practice, research/QI projects, presentations and/or publications.

Essential Job Duties

  • Teaching will include graduate and undergraduate students in ground-based, online, and hybrid
    models. Teaching also extends into the skills lab environment and clinical site visits.
  • Primary areas of instruction include critical care nursing, pathophysiology, and medical-surgical nursing.
  • Scholarship to include clinical practice, attendance at professional meetings and chairing of UG research and/or doctoral projects.
  • University service to include committee membership, special projects, community activities, mentoring, attendance, and support for university events.

Special Skills

  • Highly organized with attention to detail
  • Excellent communication skills, verbal and written
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Flexible and good problem solver
  • Dedicated to service and a strong university presence

Work Conditions

  • Primarily indoors except when traveling between campus buildings or being off-campus
  • Some off-campus travel required
  • Work is performed under minimum supervision and requires incumbent to exercise independence and discretion
  • Occasional evening and week-end hours

Physical Requirements

  • Manual dexterity to efficiently operate a computer keyboard and scientific equipment
  • Near vision sufficient to read written communications and computer display screens
  • Adequate hearing to communicate effectively in person and by phone

Prerequisites Required for Position

Minimum Education Requirement

  • MSN, DNP or PhD preferred in Nursing
  • Multistate RN license 

Minimum Work Experience

  • Minimum 3-years’ experience in obstetric nursing.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Licensed to practice nursing in the state of Florida and/or eligible to obtain licensure

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

Qualified and interested applicants should submit letter of interest emphasizing experience and potential, a
curriculum vitae, Jacksonville University faculty application, three letters of reference and unofficial transcripts via email to: