Job description

JOB NO.: 96503-AS

Work Type: Staff Full or Part Time, Staff-Full Time, Staff-Part Time


Location: Madison

Categories: Instructional

Employment Class: Academic Staff-Renewable

Position Vacancy ID: 96503-AS

Working Title: Clinical Instructor, Clinical Assistant Prof, Clinical Assoc Prof


FTE: 50% - 100%

Anticipated Begin Date: JANUARY 01, 2019

Term: This is a renewable appointment.

Advertised Salary:

Minimum $46,000 ANNUAL (12 months)
Depending on Qualifications

Degree and Area of Specialization:

Graduate (masters) degree in nursing is required.
Doctoral degree (Doctor of Nursing Practice, PhD, or other doctoral degree) is strongly preferred.

Minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience:

* One or more years of experience in teaching at undergraduate or graduate levels in nursing, or in professional staff development in acute care settings; and
* Three or more years of professional experience in an acute care setting as a registered nurse (RN), advanced practice registered nurse (APRN) or Clinical Nurse Specialist (CNS).

Individuals with certification as advanced practice registered nurses, clinical nurse specialists, or as nurse educators are highly encouraged to apply, however, certification is not required.

Successful candidates will demonstrate strong interest in and commitment to the teaching mission of the School. Experience with clinical instruction, active learning, concept-based teaching, simulation, and inter-professional education is highly desirable.

Appointments for candidates prepared at the Masters level will be at the rank of Clinical Instructor. Appointments for candidates prepared at the doctoral level will typically be at the Clinical Assistant Professor rank. Appointments at the Clinical Associate Professor rank are possible but will require an exceptionally strong record of professional practice, teaching experience, and scholarship.

License or certificate:

RN licensure or eligibility for licensure in Wisconsin is required.

Position Summary:

Clinical faculty hired under this PVL will have A basis (12 month) appointments and be responsible for undergraduate (traditional and accelerated programs) instruction and evaluation of student learning in the classroom, in simulated care environments, and through experiential learning in acute care and community health settings in academic year and summer terms. Assignment to teach in graduate programs (Doctor of Nurse Practice or PhD) is also possible depending on expertise, qualifications, and program need. Clinical faculty collaborate with colleagues in course and curriculum development, improvement, and evaluation. Clinical faculty engage in service activities aimed at accomplishing the mission and strategic vision of the School of Nursing including committees and taskforces. Clinical faculty pursue scholarly activities individually or in scholarship teams that advance nursing science, education, or practice. Clinical faculty contribute to School of Nursing and University of Wisconsin-Madison goals for diversity and inclusive excellence.

Additional Information:

The UW-Madison School of Nursing, established in 1924, is the leading nursing research institution in Wisconsin. The mission of the school is to develop leaders for the profession and society; we make discoveries, enhance systems and improve health through research, education, and practice. The School of Nursing strives to achieve inclusive excellence and fosters an academic environment that welcomes diversity in students, faculty, staff, and the curriculum.

A criminal background check will be conducted prior to hiring.


Susan Zahner
[email protected]
Relay Access (WTRS): 7-1-1 (out-of-state: TTY: 800.947.3529, STS: 800.833.7637) and above Phone number (See RELAY_SERVICE for further information. )

Instructions to applicants:

To apply for this position, please click Apply Now, from, to begin the application process. Please submit your documents as ONE pdf file containing the following:

1) a letter of interest, referencing PVL 96503, which highlights work experience in higher education.
2) a resume/CV
3) a list of 3 professional references including contact information

For questions regarding this position, please contact Susan Zahner at [email protected]

The deadline for assuring full consideration is November 30, 2018, however, positions will remain open and applications may be considered until the position is filled.

Additional Link: Full Position Details

NOTE: A Period of Evaluation will be Required

The University of Wisconsin is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.

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Advertised: Oct 29 2018 Central Daylight Time





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Posted: 12/22/2018
Application Due: 2/20/2019
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