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Job Overview

Tennessee Technological University will hire only US Citizens and aliens lawfully authorized to work in the U.S. All new employees will be required to complete an employer’s verification form, I-9, no later than the first day of work for pay.

FACULTY POSITION: Anticipated, three full-time, nine-month, tenure track positions available.

QUALIFICATIONS: A master’s degree in nursing at the time of hiring and current clinical and/or teaching experience is required. Current or eligibility for TN-RN licensure.  Preferred: Doctorate in nursing or related area is preferred at time of hiring. Prior teaching in a BSN program.  Candidates who are admitted to a doctoral program will be considered.  All specialties will be considered.   

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:  Responsibilities include classroom and clinical teaching. Academic advisement, scholarly activities, university and community service are part of the faculty role. Use of technology, including web-based courses, simulation, and distance learning are encouraged and supported by the University. There are opportunities to maintain professional practice.

SALARY:  Commensurate with education and experience.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Applicants must apply online at and will be required to electronically upload a letter of application addressing the qualifications and essential functions, and describing teaching and research interests; a curriculum vitae; copies of all transcripts (official transcripts required upon hire); and names and email addresses of three professional references who will be asked to provide letters. References will be contacted via email to provide a reference letter. Submission of materials is the applicant’s responsibility.  Applications without all required materials are incomplete and will not be considered.

APPLICATION SCREENING DATE: Screening will begin December 19, 2012; open until filled.