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Assistant Professor

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Applicants for any of these positions should send a letter of application and curriculum vitae to: Jacqueline Dunbar-Jacob, PhD, RN, FAAN Dean and Professor University of Pittsburgh School of Nursing 350 Victoria Building Pittsburgh, PA 15261. Review of applications is ongoing and will continue until the positions are filled.

Posting Details

Posting Details

Job Type Faculty
Position Title Assistant Professor
Department Name 32010-Nurs-Office of the Dean
Position Number 0109921
Position Details

The following faculty positions are available in the University of Pittsburgh School of Nursing. Unless otherwise noted, requirements for full-time non-tenure stream positions include earned doctorate or completion by 8/31/2011. Part-time non-tenure stream positions include an MSN degree (doctorate preferred). PhD in nursing or relevant discipline required for tenure stream positions. Applicants must possess evidence of a program of scholarship or clinical skills in an area of nursing specialization.Salary and academic rank will be commensurate with the qualifications and experience. Positions are available as follows: Department Chairperson: Full-time leadership position available for a nurse scholar who will assume responsibility for the academic and administrative leadership of a department. Qualifications include a focused program of research, eligibility for tenure, and eligibility for rank at full professor. Director of the PhD Program: Full-time leadership position available for a nurse scholar who will assume responsibility for the academic and leadership of the PhD program. Qualifications include a focused program of research, eligibility for tenure, and eligibility for rank at full professor. Review of applications is ongoing and will continue until the position is filled. Manager of the Nursing Skills Lab: This full-time twelve-month non-tenure stream nurse practitioner will be responsible for designing evidence/science based instruction, utilizing technology, direct instruction, as well as coordinating the operations of the Skills Lab within the Center for Innovation in Clinical Learning. Nurse Practitioners: These full-time non-tenure stream positions involve didactic and clinical teaching in our highly ranked nurse practitioner major. We are particularly interested in a psych NP with a background across the lifespan, and a pediatric acute care nurse practitioner. Individuals must be licensed or eligible for licensure in PA as an RN and CRNP. Faculty: Several full-time tenure stream positions are available for faculty with a variety of research interests. Also available are non-tenure stream positions, full- and part-time, in the following specialties: anesthesia, community health, gerontological, psychiatric, pediatric and medical-surgical nursing. The University of Pittsburgh offers an excellent salary, benefits, and retirement package. Starting date is negotiable.

Application Process

Applicants for any of these positions should send a letter of application and curriculum vitae to: Jacqueline Dunbar-Jacob, PhD, RN, FAAN Dean and Professor University of Pittsburgh School of Nursing 350 Victoria Building Pittsburgh, PA 15261. Review of applications is ongoing and will continue until the positions are filled.

Child Protection Clearances

The following PA Act 153 clearances and background checks may be required prior to commencement of employment and as a condition of continued employment: PA State Police Criminal Record Check, FBI Criminal Record Check, PA Child Abuse History Clearance.

Date Posted 05/18/2011
Open Until Filled No
Anticipated Application Deadline (Close date)
Contact Person Jacueline Dunbar-Jacob
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