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Georgia Regents University

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Nursing department chairs

Become a part of history at Georgia’s newest comprehensive research university, Georgia Regents University*! Our College of Nursing is seeking outstanding candidates to lead our faculty through transformative change to national prominence.

  • Chair, Department of Biobehavioral Nursing
  • Chair, Department of Physiological/Technological Nursing

At GRU College of Nursing, you'll find opportunities to:

  • work with nursing faculty who are leaders in their fields.
  • engage in and promote scholarly interaction with a range of health care professionals.
  • build a cadre of exceptional nurse educators through the University’s teaching academy.
  • collaborate with the Center for Nursing Research to shape budding researchers.
  • develop innovations to enhance programs, foster professional growth and serve the needs of the community.

We offer a competitive salary and benefits package with the added bonus of working in the state’s second largest metropolitan area, Augusta, Georgia.


  • Earned doctoral degree in nursing or related field.
  • Extensive experience with curriculum and faculty development.
  • Preparation for and experience in healthcare research.
  • Eligibility for Georgia Registered Nurse licensure.
  • Demonstrated competencies in leadership, diversity, and senior level administrative duties to include personnel supervision, budget and human resource management.
  • Demonstrated success in faculty leadership.
  • Exceptional communication skills, including the skills and experience to represent the college effectively in a research-intensive comprehensive university environment.
  • Alignment with the overall mission of the University and Enterprise.
  • Experience with college or university level policy development and administration. 
  • Ability to function effectively as an integral part of the cohesive College of Nursing leadership team.
  • Willingness and ability to travel as required.

How to apply: Apply online at (keyword: nursing)

Contact: To inquire or make a nomination, contact: Carolyn H. Burns, PHR -

Learn more about GRU College of Nursing at

*Created by the consolidation of Augusta State University and Georgia Health Sciences University.




posted may 2013