Assistant/Associate/Full Professor - Nursing (Pos #000493 & 120567)

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Posting Information: The School of Nursing (SON) invites qualified applicants to join a growing and well respected program. Nine month, tenure track or fixed term options are available at the SON for anticipated start January or August 2019. Rank is commensurate with experience. We are seeking candidates across the nursing specialties, including but not limited to, adult health, pediatrics, mental health, geriatric health, community health, and simulation. The successful candidate will have outstanding communication skills, and based on their expertise, clinical, and research expertise, his/her primary responsibilities may include but is not limited to classroom, online and clinical/laboratory teaching. If desired and appropriate, teaching across the curriculum and programs is a possibility for the candidate. Western Carolina University has adopted the Boyer Model of Scholarship to support its commitment to integrated learning, the scholarship of engagement, and the stewardship of place. Other responsibilities include service on committees and participation in official activities of the School, College and University. WCU SON is fully accredited through the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE). The WCU SON programs are located on the Cullowhee campus, housed in the state of the art Health Sciences building, and at the Biltmore Park instructional site in Asheville, North Carolina, with clinical sites across the region in both rural and urban settings.

Minimum Training & Experience Requirements: An earned doctorate in Nursing, or closely related field. An earned Master's degree in Nursing.

Preferred Qualifications: An earned PhD in Nursing, national certification as an advanced practice nurse, and 1-2 years of experience teaching at the undergraduate and/or graduate level in nursing.

Special Instructions to Applicants: To be considered, you must apply online. Please attach the following: A letter of interest, curriculum vitae, a list of three (3) references with contact information, and copies of transcripts from the highest degree earned. For questions or additional information, please contact Chris Bullock, ([email protected]) or 828.227.7467




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Posted: 1/23/2019
Application Due: 1/29/2020
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