Nursing Faculty

Azusa Pacific University

Position Tracking Number: 0002


School/College: School of Nursing


Department:  Undergraduate and Professional Programs


Location:  Azusa/Monrovia, High Desert, Inland Empire and San Diego


Description: The School of Nursing invites applications for Full-time faculty positions in various programs. The School offers the following programs: BSN, LVN to BSN, RN to BSN, and Entry Level Master’s in the following areas: Medical Surgical I & II, Critical Care, Behavioral Health, Community Health, OB and Pediatrics.


Successful candidates will offer the following:

  • A commitment to excellence in teaching and research
  • Awareness of healthcare dynamics and changing nursing roles
  • Active engagement in Curriculum and Program development
  • Desire and ability to maintain scholarly activities
  • Enthusiastic advising /mentoring of students in coursework and professional endeavors
  • Participate in program review and accreditation reporting
  • Participate in faculty governance
  • Maintain clinical specialization
  • Generate creative ways of teaching and supporting learners
  • Demonstrate clinical teaching informed by evidence-based practice
  • Skilled in utilizing a variety of teaching methods
  • Model a passion for learning and excellence in classroom and clinical settings
  • Assist students to achieve competence in practice
  • Active professional scholarship

Specialization: Clinical specialization


Responsibilities: This position will develop and teach undergraduate and pre-licensure graduate courses and contribute to the teaching and scholarship.  Applicants should include evidence of high-quality teaching and also show potential for active research.


Level: Assistant Professor



  • Desire earned doctorate in Nursing or closely related discipline. Masters in Nursing with extensive clinical experience. Active California Registered Nurse license or eligible to acquire

Experience: Professional expertise and experience commensurate with specific position requirements.


Workload: Full-time


Mental Demands:

  • Ability to integrate Christian values in all aspects
  • Ability to engage in critical thinking and exercise independent judgment
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality and manage confidential information
  • Self starter, ability to communicate effectively in written and oral form

Hire Date: Immediate

Additional Information: 

At Azusa Pacific University we value and uphold God-honoring diversity.  Diversity was not our idea, but God's. Therefore, we aim for an environment that respects and honors each individual's uniqueness while celebrating our collective commonalities. It is in this spirit that we continue important discourse on diversity, engage a variety of perspectives, and embrace active listening in a spirit of humility. We continue our efforts to recruit, hire, and support a diverse community in an effort to create a milieu that reflects the mosaic of God's kingdom.

Azusa Pacific University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, disability, or status as a veteran in any of its policies, practices, or procedures.  Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.

Azusa Pacific University conducts background checks on all final candidates.

Application Procedure:

To apply, visit Review of applications will begin immediately, and the position will remain open until filled.