Assistant/Associate Professor - FNP #004754
Posting Information: The School of Nursing (SON) invites qualified applicants to join the growing and well respected FNP program for a full-time 9-month fixed term or tenure-track eligible position for anticipated start Fall 2019. Faculty rank is commensurate with experience. The FNP program is located on the Western Carolina University Biltmore Park instructional site in Asheville, North Carolina. The successful candidate will have outstanding communication skills and experience as a nurse practitioner in primary care. Responsibilities include classroom, online and clinical/laboratory teaching, student project supervision, and student advisement. Additional responsibilities include service on committees and participation in official activities of the School, College, and University. WCU SON is accredited through Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE). Western Carolina University has adopted the Boyer Model of Scholarship to support its commitment to integrated learning and the scholarship of engagement in teaching.
Minimum Training & Experience Requirements: Doctoral Degree in nursing required by start date; 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 Chris Bullock at [email protected]