Assistant Professor of Nursing (DNP)


Position Title

Assistant Professor of Nursing (DNP)


Keigwin School of Nursing, Brooks Rehabilitation College of Healthcare Sciences


Full Time/Exempt

Position Summary

12-month, tenure track full-time faculty nursing position.

Essential Job Duties

  • Teaching responsibilities include classroom and clinical instruction.
  • Other position related responsibilities include: committee work and academic advising.

Special Skills

  • Excellent communication skills (both verbal and written)
  • Competence with statistical programs and designs
  • Experience with varied research methods

Work Conditions

  • Primarily indoors except when traveling between campus buildings or being off-campus
  • Some off-campus travel required
  • Work is performed under minimum supervision and requires incumbent to exercise independence and discretion

Physical Requirements

  • Manual dexterity to efficiently operate a computer keyboard and other business machines
  • Near vision sufficient to read written communications and computer display screens
  • Adequate hearing to communicate effectively in person and by phone

Prerequisites Required for Position

Minimum Education Requirement

  • Doctorate of Nursing Practice or PhD in Nursing

Minimum Work Experience

  • No less than three years in the nursing profession

Required Qualifications

  • Academic teaching experience at the Baccalaureate or Graduate level.
  • Clinical bedside, Leadership and / or Administrative experience.
  • Current Florida nursing license or is eligible to obtain a nursing license in the state of Florida

Important Note

This is not an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and/or skills required for this position. The University reserves the right to amend and change responsibilities to meet organizational needs.

To Apply

Qualified and interested applicants should submit letter of interest emphasizing experience and potential, a curriculum vitae, Jacksonville University faculty application and background check authorization, three letters of reference, and unofficial transcripts via email to