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The School of Nursing invites applications for the position of Faculty for the Advanced Practice Nurse option of FNP in the NLNAC accredited Masters of Science in Nursing program. Participation in teaching, student advising, professional service and scholarly activity is expected. The position is full-time (9 mo.) tenure eligible at the rank of assistant or associate professor. Teaching workload is 9-10 cr hr per semester which includes 20% release for clinical practice.  Salary and rank commensurate with education and experience with a starting date of August 12, 2013.

Minimum education and experience requirements include: 1) MSN and an earned doctorate or Doctorate in Nursing; 2) eligible for licensure as an Advanced Practice RN in Arkansas; 3) current certification as a Family Nurse Practitioner by a national certifying body; 4) at least two (2) years experience in Advanced Practice Nurse role; and 5) academic experience.

Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Under the provisions of Arkansas's Freedom of Information Act, applications are subject to public inspection. Applicants should electronically submit as an attachment (in MS Word or PDF format) a cover letter addressing qualifications for the position, current curriculum vitae and the names, email addresses and telephone numbers of five references. Visit for detailed information and to apply for position # F00275.

Arkansas State University is a public, multi-campus higher education system with enrollment in excess of 22,000 students.  The Jonesboro campus has a diverse student body with an on-campus enrollment eclipsing 14,000; through outreach via web-based instruction and the upcoming establishment of a campus in Querétaro, Mexico, the university is making a global impact. A-State educates leaders, enhances intellectual growth and enriches lives in Jonesboro, Ark. A regional metropolitan city with a population of more than 68,500, Jonesboro is located 70.8 miles northwest of Memphis, Tenn. Today, the institution has more than 70,000 alumni.



posted may 2013