Nursing: Assistant/Associate/Full Professor at Eau Claire Campus

Eau Claire, WI
Feb 22, 2018
Faculty Jobs
Health & Medical, Nursing
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Job ID 13414
Location UW Eau Claire;Eau Claire, WI
Full/Part Time Full-Time
Regular/Temporary Regular


POSITION: The Department of Nursing is recruiting for Tenure-track (probationary or tenured) faculty positions, available at all ranks at the Eau Claire campus. The department seeks two dynamic candidates with expertise in one or more of the following nursing specialties: certified Family Nurse Practitioner (priority); certified Adult- Gerontology Primary Care, Gerontology or Adult Nurse Practitioner; research; health policy; and medical-surgical nursing, who are committed to teaching excellence and to maintaining an active program of scholarship involving undergraduates. This appointment carries an initial two-year probationary appointment. Start date is August 2018, though position will remain open until filled.

  • Earned doctorate in the area of nursing or related field by start of contract. (ABD applicants may be considered but must complete the terminal degree by August 2018).
  • Demonstrated potential for excellence in teaching and scholarship.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: Evidence of successful university teaching, knowledge and skills in educational technology, formal and informal assessment practices, classroom management), demonstrated commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusiveness, and appropriate practice experience.

DUTIES: Teach courses in the Department of Nursing based on program needs and in accordance with specialization; participate in research and scholarly activities (develop and/or maintain a program of research/scholarship); provide academic advising to students as assigned; engage in service to the department, university and profession.

DEPARTMENT: The Department of Nursing offers BSN, BSN completion, MSN, and DNP programs of study.

UNIVERSITY and EAU CLAIRE COMMUNITY: UW-Eau Claire, an institution of approximately 11,500 students and 1,200 faculty and staff, is consistently recognized as a top comprehensive university in the Midwest and is widely known as a leader in faculty-undergraduate research and study abroad. We strive for excellence in liberal education and select graduate and professional programs through commitment to teaching and learning and dedication to our core values of diversity, sustainability, leadership, and innovation.

The City of Eau Claire, situated at the confluence of the Chippewa and Eau Claire rivers, is at the center of a metropolitan area of approximately 100,000 people located 90 miles east of Minneapolis/St. Paul. The area features beautiful parks and trails, strong public schools, a vibrant arts scene and local food culture, and abundant recreational opportunities.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Applications are submitted electronically. Please follow instructions found on the following UW-Eau Claire Web site: You must create an account and login before you can apply. If you have not yet registered, click on the "Click here to Register" link to begin the registration process. If you are already a registered user, input your "User Name" and "Password" and select "Login." Click the link to the Nursing: Assistant/Associate/Full Professor at Eau Claire Campus position (Job ID # 13414) and then click the "Apply Now" button to submit your application electronically. Your application will not be considered complete until all required documents are attached and all required fields are completed. Please be sure you have included the following in PDF format:
  • Letter of application
  • Curriculum vita
  • Unofficial graduate school transcript
  • Statement of teaching philosophy
  • Names and contact information for three references.

Please direct requests for additional information to: Dr. Rachel Merkel;

To ensure consideration, completed applications must be received by November 1, 2017. However, screening will continue until position is filled. The university reserves the right to contact additional references with notice given to the candidates at an appropriate time in the process. A criminal background check is required prior to employment.

The UW-Eau Claire Police Department is dedicated to maintaining a safe and secure environment for learning and working. Although crime at the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire is limited, the University Police want students, faculty and staff to be aware of crime on campus and the area surrounding the campus. The Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act is a federal law that requires colleges and universities to disclose annual information about campus crime. Visit Campus Security and Fire Report ( . Also visit our Campus Security Authority policy (

UW-Eau Claire is an AA/EEO/Veterans/Disability employer dedicated to enhancing diversity, equity, and inclusion.


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