Assistant/Associate Professor of Nursing


Position Title

Assistant/Associate Professor of Nursing


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


Full Time/Exempt

Position Summary

12-month, tenured track full-time nursing faculty position.

Essential Job Duties

  • Teaching responsibilities include classroom and may include clinical instruction.
  • Other position related responsibilities include: committee work, serve as chair for DNP student projects, university service, and academic advising.

Special Skills

  • Excellent communication skills (both verbal and written)

Work Conditions

  • Primarily indoors except when traveling between campus buildings
  • Some off-campus travel may be required
  • Work is performed under minimum supervision and requires incumbent to exercise independence and discretion

Physical Requirements

  • Manual dexterity to efficiently operate a computer keyboard and other business machines
  • 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

  • Family Nurse Practitioner Certification
  • Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) or PhD in Nursing. Preference given for PhD.
  • To be considered for the rank of Associate Professor, promotion to this rank at another university is required.

Minimum Work Experience

  • No less than 5 years in the nursing profession.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Academic teaching experience at the Baccalaureate or Graduate level.
  • Current Florida nursing license or is eligible to obtain a nursing license in the state of Florida.

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 and background check authorization, three letters of reference and unofficial transcripts via email to