A Career Like No Other

The College of Nursing is proud of the many accomplishments and talents of our outstanding faculty. Our professors and instructors are happy to share their time and experiences with our students to cultivate professional relationships and develop future nurses. The AU faculty team includes internationally known and recognized scholars and educators who discover and implement new knowledge that makes a difference in the lives of the Augusta community and beyond. It is imperative that our faculty members enhance evidence based practice and dedicate their expertise to expanding the nursing profession. Faculty research and projects include:

  • Identifying early risks for kidney failure in neonates using near-infrared spectrometry to assess renal blood flow
  • Internationally disseminated work using aromatherapy to intercept pain pathways in cancer patients
  • Helping mothers in rural communities manage their diabetes better to reduce health risks in their babies
  • Identifying increased risk for sepsis and organ failure in victims at the ICU
  • Caring for migrant farm workers in the fields where they work to improve the health of themselves and their families

Choosing AU means interacting with faculty members who impact community and world health.


Current Faculty Members

Faculty Resources

Current College of Nursing faculty members can find access to documents, bylaws, and resources below.

AU Employee Handbook

This manual will acquaint you with policies, regulations, pay and benefits that apply to all employees.

Augusta University Promotion & Tenure Guidelines

Guidelines to assist the individual faculty member, the chairperson, the dean and the promotion and tenure committee members.

CON Course Coordinator Handbook

This handbook serves as a resource for faculty for implementing the role of Course Coordinator for CON.

CON Lab and Simulation Handbook

Policies and procedures of Augusta University, AU Interdisciplinary Simulation Center, AU College of Nursing, and AU CON Athens.

CON Faculty Workload Management Policy

Parameters for determining faculty effort required for teaching, practice, research service, administration, as well as release time for educational pursuits and other activites that support the Mission of CON.

CON Faculty Senate Bylaws

Updated faculty bylaws that were approved and edited by the CON Faculty Senate.