Specialized Teaching Faculty, 9 or 12 Month Salaried (Multiple Vacancies), College of Nursing at Florida State University

Posted in Other 8 days ago.

Location: Tallahassee, Florida

Job Description:

Job Title: Specialized Teaching Faculty, 9 or 12 Month Salaried (Multiple Vacancies), College of Nursing
Location: Tallahassee, FL
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Job ID: 53982

College of Nursing

Florida State University College of Nursing provides quality nursing education that is student-oriented, accessible to a diverse student population, and based on the healthcare needs of our community. Currently, our Undergraduate Nursing Program offers a Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN), in a traditional method of
delivery (starting in the Fall and Spring Semesters) and a Fast-Track BSN, 4 consecutive semesters (15 months).

Equal Employment Opportunity

An Equal Opportunity/Access/Affirmative Action/Pro Disabled & Veteran Employer.

FSU's Equal Opportunity Statement can be accessed at: https://hr.fsu.edu/sites/g/files/upcbnu2186/files/PDF/Publications/diversity/EEO_Statement.pdf.


We are seeking Full-Time (9 or 12 month) Specialized Teaching Faculty positions to teach primarily in the Undergraduate Nursing Program providing didactic, lab and/or clinical nursing instruction across a broad range of settings, including fundamentals, health assessment, community, pediatrics, and senior internship.

  • Deliver instruction in didactic, lab and clinical settings to promote student success.

  • Participate in planning, organizing, and developing curriculum for the Undergraduate Nursing Program.

  • Supervise, evaluate, and mentor students in the classroom, lab, and clinical settings.

  • Appropriately document student progress in clinical sessions.

  • Participate in departmental and team meetings.

  • Provide service excellence through courteous, informed, accessible and professional engagement.

  • Other duties as assigned.

These are Specialized faculty positions; level commensurate with experience.


Academic doctorate (PhD, DNP, EdD) or highest level terminal degree from an accredited institution. Current active Florida Registered Nurse (RN) or Advanced Practice Registered Nurse (APRN) license; or licensed in another state with eligibility to obtain FL licensure within 30 days of hire. Current clinical experience along with Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)/Basic Life Support (BLS) certification.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

Applicants must be willing to work a flexible schedule at multiple sites, as well as possess strong written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills. The Specialized Teaching Faculty in Nursing must demonstrate the ability to work well with students, faculty and staff at all levels within a diverse, multi-cultural, collaborative environment.


  • Relevant teaching experience.

  • Experience with Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook or equivalent software.

  • Experience prioritizing, organizing, and performing multiple work assignments simultaneously.

  • Experience supervising and training employees.

  • Experience meeting project deadlines.

  • Experience identifying, gathering, interpreting, reporting data and/or editing information.

Other Information

Job ID 52539 was previously advertised for multiple positions. The department is recruiting for the remaining positions via this job opening.

Who is an ideal candidate for this position?
You're known as a problem-solver and a go-to person for sound advice. You work well under pressure and think quick on your feet - remaining calm and professional. You're able to see the big picture and the small details without much effort. Discretion comes naturally to you and going "above and beyond" is not just a catch phrase - it's what you do. You can easily engage with others, be assertive, and diplomatic at the same time. This position takes a unique skill set. Good communication skills are a must. Previous experience is very helpful.

What is a typical day in this position?
No two days are the same. One day you may be providing didactic, lab and/or clinical nursing instruction across a broad range of settings. The next you may be interpreting and providing guidance for fundamentals, health assessment, community, pediatrics, and senior internship activities for compliance.

What can I expect in the first 60-90 days?
Your first few weeks will be getting up to speed on all things College of Nursing Undergraduate Program - our policies, procedures, and what is expected of you. You'll also spend time working with other members in the Undergraduate activities, so you have a good understanding how to manage and process them.Contact Info

Inquiries about the positions may be directed to Dr. Susan Baker (sabaker@fsu.edu).

University Information

One of the nation's elite research universities, Florida State University preserves, expands, and disseminates knowledge in the sciences, technology, arts, humanities, and professions, while embracing a philosophy of learning strongly rooted in the traditions of the liberal arts and critical thinking. Founded in 1851, Florida State University is the oldest continuous site of higher education in Florida. FSU is a community steeped in tradition that fosters research, encourages creativity, and embraces diversity. At FSU, there's the excitement of being part of a vibrant academic and professional community, surrounded by people whose ideas are shaping tomorrow's news!

Learn more about our university and campuses.

Pay Plan

This is a Faculty position.

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Criminal Background Check

This position requires successful completion of a criminal history background check, to include fingerprinting. The background check will be conducted as authorized and in accordance with University Policy 4-OP-C-7-B11.

How To Apply

If qualified and interested in a specific Faculty job opening as advertised, apply to Florida State University at https://hr.fsu.edu/facultyjobs. If you are a current FSU employee, apply via myFSU > Self Service.

Applicants are required to complete the online application with all applicable information. Applications must include education details even if attaching a Vita.

Please submit a CV and cover letter with your online application.

Request Letters of Reference

This position requires that you have three confidential professional letters of recommendation submitted on your behalf. Follow the steps below to request these letters through our system:

1) After submitting your application, click the Careers link;
2) Click the My References link;
3) Click the Send/View Reference Request button next to the appropriate position; and
4) Follow the steps on that page to send your references a system generated email requesting they submit a letter of recommendation on your behalf.

You may also return to the My References link and click on "Send/View Reference Request" to see if your references have responded, add additional references, or resend requests.

Open until filled

This position is being advertised as open until filled. Applications will be reviewed as they are received.

Tobacco Free Campus

Effective January 1, 2014, tobacco use, including simulated tobacco use, is prohibited on property, interior and exterior, owned or managed by Florida State University. This policy applies to all Florida State University students, employees, consultants, contractors, visitors, and external individuals.

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