Faculty, Nursing (revised)

Position Details

Position Information

Position Title Faculty, Nursing (revised)
Division College of Nursing
Department Instruction
Vacancy Number F18-029
Work Location Atlanta
Hours per week
Scheduled Hours

Georgia Baptist College of Nursing invites applications for a full-time, 12-month, tenure track faculty position. Primary teaching responsibilities will be in the doctoral degree programs (PhD and DNP). Additional responsibilities in service and scholarship are required.

Georgia Baptist College of Nursing is located on Mercer University’s Cecil B. Day Campus in Atlanta, GA and is one of four academic units within the Mercer Health Sciences Center. The campus is located within close proximity to multiple acute care hospitals, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and other healthcare and academic institutions. The Atlanta area provides an ideal environment for cultural and intellectual stimulation.


Required qualifications:

1. A PhD, DNP, or other nursing based doctoral degree is required; candidates with a PhD are highly preferred.
2. Unencumbered license to practice as a Registered Nurse in Georgia
3. Full-time teaching experience in graduate education

This is a tenure track eligible appointment. Faculty rank commensurate with experience.

Position would begin on or after July 1, 2017.

Salary: Competitive and commensurate with qualifications and experience

Review of applications begins immediately and will continue until the position is filled. A complete application will include a letter of interest, a current CV, and a statement of teaching philosophy. The names of three references with titles, business and e-mail addresses, and phone numbers should also be provided.

All correspondence should be sent to the Chair of the Search Committee:

Dr. Susan S. Gunby
Professor – Georgia Baptist College of Nursing
3001 Mercer University Drive
Atlanta, GA 30341

Selection of the final candidate is contingent upon successful completion of a criminal background check.

Is a criminal background check needed for this position? Yes
Is a credit check needed for this position? No
Does this position require travel for University business in a rental car or University owned vehicle? No
Job Category Faculty
Post to JobTarget? Yes
Job Type Full-Time
Pay Rate Commensurate with experience
FLSA Status Exempt
Pay Basis Monthly
Internal posting only? No
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you currently have a PhD, DNP, or other nursing based doctoral degree?
    • Yes
    • No

Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. Statement of Teaching Philosophy
  4. References
Optional Documents