Lecturer, ABSN Program

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Work type: Full-time Faculty
Location: Macon, GA
Categories: Nursing Instruction

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Lecturer, ABSN Program




College of Nursing

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Atlanta, GA

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Mercer University, College of Nursing, located in Atlanta, Georgia invites applications for a full-time, 12-month non-tenure track faculty position to begin May 1, 2021. Registered nurse candidates with expertise in the areas of Mental Health, Women’s Health, or Pediatrics are sought to teach our highly qualified student body. Teaching responsibilities will be exclusively in the second degree accelerated BSN program (90%), along with a percentage of time allocated for scholarship and service (10%).  Salary is commensurate with the position expectations.  The candidate must have expertise and prior employment experience as a full-time academician at the university level.  The successful candidate will have on-campus faculty responsibilities.


Required qualifications:

  • Minimum of master’s degree from an accredited college/university in Nursing at the time employment begins is required, with specialty preparation in Mental Health, Women’s Health, or Pediatrics
  • Unencumbered license to practice as a Registered Nurse in Georgia
  • A minimum of two years full-time academic appointment experience (five years preferred)               

The ideal candidate will:

  • Be highly efficient in teaching in the online academic environment
  • Hold evidence of scholarly productivity in area of expertise
  • Hold experience in the specialty areas of psychiatric mental health, women’s health, or pediatrics.
  • Hold evidence of experience with CCNE accreditation standards
  • Maintain excellent written and verbal communication skills and interpersonal skills
  • Display a philosophy commensurate with Mercer University’s mission and values
Background Check

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

Pay Rate

Commensurate with experience

Required Documents

CV, Cover Letter, References, Mission/Values Statement (Include in Other section)

Special Instructions to Applicants

Candidates should complete the brief online application and attach:

  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum vitae
  3. Minimum of three references (two references which address teaching abilities; one reference which addresses scholarly research experience)
  4. Statement of candidate’s understanding of Mercer University’s mission and values, as well as description personal talent associated with online teaching environment

Questions about the position may be directed to the hiring manager:
Paula Gordon, PhD, RN
Clinical Associate Professor
Accelerated BSN Coordinator
Georgia Baptist College of Nursing
Mercer University
3001 Mercer University Dr.
Atlanta, GA. 30341
Phone: 678 547 6790

EEO Statement


Mercer University recognizes the power of a diverse community and encourages applications from individuals with varied experiences, perspectives, and backgrounds.

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