Assistant/Associate Professor - FNP #004754
Posting Information: The School of Nursing (SON) invites applications to join the growing and well respected FNP program for a full-time 9-month fixed term position. Faculty rank is commensurate with experience. WCU SON is accredited through Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE). The WCU SON graduate programs are located on the Biltmore Park instructional site in Asheville, North Carolina, with clinical sites across the region in both rural and urban settings. Position Description: The successful candidate will have outstanding communication skills and his/her primary responsibilities will include classroom, online and clinical/laboratory teaching in the FNP program and advising students. Western Carolina University has adopted the Boyer Model of Scholarship to support its commitment to integrated learning and the scholarship of engagement in teaching. Other responsibilities include service on committees and participation in official activities of the School, College and University.
Minimum Training & Experience Requirements: Doctoral Degree in nursing or a related field preferred; eligibility for RN licensure in NC; current national certification as a family nurse practitioner; minimum of two years' experience as a nurse practitioner. Degree must be from an appropriately accredited institution.
Preferred Qualifications: Prefer two years teaching experience at the BSN level or higher.
Special Instructions to Applicants: Please apply online and include a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, a list of three (3) references with complete contact information, and copies of transcripts from the highest degree earned. For questions or additional information, please contact Shawn Collins, Search Chair at firstname.lastname@example.org.