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Assistant/Associate Professor of Nursing Comments Off

Posted 11/08/2013

DESCRIPTION:

The School of Nursing at Tusculum College is seeking an Assistant/Associate Professor of Nursing beginning January 2014. Applicants should be committed to student success and excellence in teaching. Additional duties include mentoring and advising students; assisting with development and implementation of program outcomes; using program evaluation data to enhance, modify or revise the curriculum; assisting in annual assessments and preparing reports; ensuring program compliance with regulatory and accrediting bodies; promoting effective relationships with clinical affiliates; and serving on College and/or program committees. Faculty is expected to engage in and contribute toward the good of the College and its community through the maintenance of expertise in the Discipline and by sharing time and talents with the larger College community.

QUALIFICATIONS & REQUIREMENTS

Minimum: Applicants should have earned a Master’s Degree in Nursing with a minimum of 18 graduate credit hours from an accredited college or university. Applicants should hold a current and unencumbered license, or be eligible for licensure, as a professional registered nurse in the State of Tennessee; hold current American Heart Association’s BLS for Healthcare Providers, and successfully clear criminal background and drug screening assessments.

Preferred:  Preferred  qualifications are an earned doctorate degree in nursing or a related field from an accredited institution, master’s degree in nursing with three years full-time college teaching experience that demonstrates excellence in teaching and student success, and experience with regional and programmatic accreditation.   Applicants currently enrolled in doctoral program will be considered.

HOW TO APPLY:

Applications should include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, graduate transcripts, and three reference letters. Submit materials electronically to tcresume@tusculum.edu, or Human Resources, Tusculum College, P.O. Box 5093, Greeneville, TN 37743   EOE/E-Verify

Nursing Clinical Supervisors Comments Off

Posted 11/08/2013

DESCRIPTION

The School of Nursing at Tusculum College is seeking applications for a temporary part-time Clinical Supervisors with clinical experiences beginning January 2014.  Applicants should be committed to student success and excellence in teaching.  Additional duties include mentoring and advising students; assisting with development and implementation of program outcomes; using program evaluation data to enhance, modify or revise the curriculum; assisting in annual assessments and preparing reports; ensuring program compliance with regulatory and accrediting bodies; promoting effective relationships with clinical affiliates; and serving on College and program committees.

QUALIFICATIONS & REQUIREMENTS

Applicants should have a Bachelor’s Degree with extensive nursing experience in medical, surgical, pediatrics or maternal-child nursing. Master degree is preferred with recent nursing experience. All applicants must hold a current and unencumbered license as a professional register nurse in the State of Tennessee; hold current American Heart Association’s BLS for Healthcare, and should successfully clear a criminal background check.

 HOW TO APPLY:

 Applications should include a cover letter, resume, and three references. Submit materials electronically to tcresume@tusculum.edu, or Human Resources, Tusculum College, P.O. Box 5093, Greeneville, TN 37743 EOE/E-Verify

Dean, School of Arts and Sciences Comments Off

Posted: 9/6/13

DESCRIPTION:

Tusculum College is seeking a dynamic results-oriented Dean for the School of Arts and Sciences, which offers undergraduate degree programs in the natural and social sciences as well as the humanities.    Tusculum College, a Presbyterian USA, liberal arts, coeducational institution located in Greeneville, TN, is a scenic 140-acre campus nestled in the foothills of the Great Smoky Mountains with three off-site locations in Knoxville, Morristown and Kingsport, TN.

QUALIFICATIONS & REQUIREMENTS:

The Dean of Arts and Sciences shall provide innovative, collaborative and visionary leadership; promote the mission and strategic priorities of Tusculum College; coordinate the assessment, development and delivery of new and existing degree programs in the School; manage various administrative duties, including curricular oversight, budget preparation, faculty and staff hiring, development and evaluation, student recruitment and retention, oversight of the annual assessment processes for all academic programs, and represent Tusculum College and the School of Arts and Sciences to all constituencies.

Preferred qualifications are an earned doctorate degree (or in process) in a discipline or academic degree area within the school from an accredited institution and five years of successful  administrative/teaching experience with demonstrated knowledge and experience in academic program development,  grant writing and the promotion of faculty development in teaching, scholarship and service.  Minimum qualifications include a terminal degree with a major in a discipline area within the School from an accredited university and three years full-time experience in teaching and administration.

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

HOW TO APPLY:

Applications should include a cover letter, a brief statement of teaching and leadership philosophies, a CV, unofficial copies of all graduate transcripts, and complete contact information for at least five references. Materials may be sent electronically to tcresume@tusculum.edu or Tusculum College, Human Resources, ATTN: Dean, School of Arts and Sciences search, P.O. Box 5093, Greeneville, TN 37743. EOE / E-Verify

Graduate & Professional Studies Adjunct Faculty (No Comments)

Updated: 4/23/14

The Graduate and Professional Studies program of Tusculum College seeks qualified adjunct faculty for the following teaching positions listed below.  GPS offers non-traditional, accelerated, adult-oriented classes. Most classes meet once a week for six weeks and are offered in the evening or on the weekends in upper East Tennessee.  Prior experience with adult students is preferred as well as experience teaching web-enhanced courses using an on-line course delivery system. 

Master of Arts in Education Programs –  Early Childhood Education – Terminal degree and emphasis in early childhood education.  Additional qualifications of special education and teaching of young children with special needs is preferred.

Master of Arts in Education Programs - Organizational Training and Education and Human Resource Development Concentrations – Terminal degree with demonstrated professional accomplishments in the instructional systems design (ISD) functions are required.  Teach six week courses in Analysis of Instructional Needs and Performance Gap Analysis, Instructional Design, Evaluation of Adult Learning, Instructional Materials and Media.  

Master of Arts in Education Programs –  Curriculum & Instruction and MAT – Terminal degree and at least 18 graduate hours in Education, Special Education, Reading, English, Science, Math or Art and experience in an Elementary or Secondary Education classroom.   

Other opportunities include: 

Master’s degree or Terminal degree (preferred) with 18 graduate hours in:

Northeast Region (Greeneville, Morristown, Tri-Cities) Southeast Region (Knoxville)
 Accounting  Psychology
 Economics  Human Resources
 Human Resource Development  Political Science/Political Traditions
 Political Science/Political Traditions  English
 Mathematics  Visual Arts
 Sociology  Religion
 Geography  
 English  
 Visual Arts  

HOW TO APPLY:

*Note: Please indicate which adjunct position you are applying for.
Send a letter of application with current resume/vita and unofficial graduate transcripts to: Tusculum College,  Attn: Director of Faculty Services, P.O. Box 5093, Greeneville, TN 37743, or email to tcresume@tusculum.edu.  EOE /E-Verify