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Academic Excellence in a Caring Environment

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The University of West Georgia seeks the next dean to lead the Tanner Health System School of Nursing with vision and support for students, faculty, and staff.

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Becoming a nurse is one of the most selfless acts one can take. Go for a greater challenge at the Tanner Health System School of Nursing.

Award-winning nursing facilities at our Carrollton campus and UWG Newnan provide state-of-the-art laboratories and simulation suites. Here, our caring curriculum and world-class faculty prepare the clinicians, leaders, researchers, and educators who will make a difference in the future of health care to meet current and evolving health care needs within the global community.

Diversity and Inclusion Statement for the THSSON

The Tanner Health System School of Nursing (THSSON) embraces diversity across dimensions,
including, but not limited to, age, religion, creed, education, ethnicity, gender and gender expression,
national origin, physical and cognitive ability, race, sex, sexual orientation, socioeconomic class, and
veteran or military-connected status. The THSSON is dedicated to diversity, inclusion, and belonging in
all our academic disciplines and throughout our teaching, scholarship, and service.

The THSSON expects that all faculty, staff, and students will engage in respectful explorations of issues
regarding diversity, equity, and inclusion as we develop more fully our commitment to health equity. The actions of this commitment are guided by the Concepts for Nursing
Practice, as stated by the American Association of Colleges of Nursing - The Essentials: Core
Competencies For Professional Nursing Education. For the complete statement please click on the Complete Diversity Statement PDF link below.

Complete Diversity Statement PDF

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Whether you're new to the field or you’re a veteran nurse looking to advance your career, our programs are designed to prepare you to meet evolving healthcare needs within the global community.

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