Anderson University (South Carolina) and the School of Nursing invite applications for a full-time, twelve-month faculty member with a strong Christian value system, lifestyle and commitment to the integration of faith and learning as Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner. The position starts in January 2019. Faculty rank and status will be determined at the time of appointment based upon the degrees, experience, and record of scholarship. Anderson University is an innovative, entrepreneurial, premier comprehensive, liberal arts institution affiliated with the South Carolina Baptist Convention.
Anderson University recognizes three paths for status in faculty employment: Annual Appointment, Professional Path, and Tenure-Track. Annual Appointed faculty are hired as Instructors focused on teaching and learning. Faculty hired in the Professional Path focus on teaching, learning and service. After six years of exemplary performance, they may promote through faculty ranks and may become eligible for multi-year contracts. Tenure-Track faculty focus on teaching and learning, service; and scholarship as well. After six years of exemplary performance, Tenure-Track faculty earn tenure and may promote through faculty ranks. All three paths are evaluated for mission fit.
Candidates should be prepared to teach a full range of undergraduate/graduate courses with a focus on psychiatric mental health. Teaching load is 24 semester credits per academic year, including advising. Earned doctorate is required, in nursing, from a regionally accredited institution that is appropriate for area of teaching according to accreditation standards of CCNE and SACS.
To ensure full consideration, please send electronic versions of a letter of application, curriculum vita, statement of teaching philosophy, unofficial transcripts, at least three references complete with contact information and a completed Anderson University Faculty Application (found on the Anderson University Website) to:
Elizabeth Snyder, Asst. Professor of Nursing – Graduate Chair Anderson University 316 Boulevard Anderson, SC 29621
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About Anderson University - Anderson,SC
In addition to being named as one of the best Southeastern Colleges by the Princeton Review, Anderson University was also recognized as a Top Tier Regional University by U.S. News & World Report, who also ranked AU the seventh “Most Innovative School” among Regional Universities in the South. AU is a two-time recipient of Apple's Distinguished School recognition, one of just a handful of universities in the world to achieve this. We are located in South Carolina’s Upstate region, a growing and thriving community with award-winning public schools with convenient access to major cities and year-round outdoor recreation.