Nursing Faculty Position - Adult Health/Graduate Faculty
James Madison University (JMU) invites applications for a
10-month full-time position starting August 25, 2021 and we have a
commitment to diversifying our faculty with this position. The
School of Nursing offers CCNE accredited Baccalaureate,
Masters, and Doctorate of Nursing Practice programs. Three or more
years of experience as a Family or Pediatric Nurse Practitioner,
and/or Graduate Nursing Faculty are required for this tenure track
JMU is a comprehensive state university offering 76 undergraduate, 53 masters, and 8 doctoral programs to more than 20,000 students. Located in the scenic Shenandoah Valley, 2 hours from both Washington D.C. and Richmond, VA, JMU is recognized by the U.S. News and World Report as the most recommended public university in the U.S as well as the most innovative university in the South.
The SON enjoys many opportunities for
interprofessional and community partnerships. For more information,
visit http://www.nursing.jmu.edu. The
College of Heath and Behavioral Studies (CHBS) will work to
identify and dismantle oppressive racist and discriminatory
policies, practices, and processes moving the college into
inclusive excellence and promoting a CHBS culture in
which every member can flourish.
In alignment with CHBS, the School of Nursing (SON) stands
against injustice and systemic racism in all its forms. As nurses
we have a responsibility to act with empathy and inclusiveness to
reduce inequities. We pledge to respond against discrimination,
violence, and racism with advocacy and collective action.
The SON commits to engage with communities, locally and globally, through inclusive, dynamic, and innovative nursing education, practice and scholarship to create health equity.
We are especially interested in qualified candidates who have similar beliefs and values with a commitment towards building equitable and inclusive environments. Consider joining us in achieving our goal of becoming a diverse school that embodies an environment of belonging.
Duties and responsibilities for the position include clinical, classroom, laboratory, research, and other teaching assignments in the MSN and DNP programs. Professional, school and university service, and scholarship are additional expectations.
Qualifications for this position include the following: Doctorate in nursing or related discipline (a masters in nursing is required if doctorate in related discipline) and three or more years (preferred) experience as a family or pediatric nurse practitioner and/or Graduate Nursing Faculty. Other requirements include current APRN certification as a nurse practitioner and eligibility for Virginia nursing license. The faculty of the School of Nursing is committed to the JMU core value of diversity, equity and inclusivity and therefore seeks candidates who are committed to contributing to building an equitable and inclusive environment. This is a Tenure track position. The successful applicant will be assigned the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor based on their qualifications.
To apply go to https://joblink.jmu.edu/postings/8299 or visit JobLink.jmu.edu and reference posting number F1546. Salary shall be commensurate with experience. Review of applications will begin on February 22, 2021.
The cover letter must include:
- A diversity statement that informs your past, current, and future commitments to diversity, equity, and inclusion in teaching, scholarship, and research; how you have worked to promote inclusive excellence in your previous positions; and how your experience and knowledge will contribute to a culture of belonging in the JMU SON.
- Areas of research interest
- Teaching experience
- Teaching philosophy
The names and contact information for three references will be requested as part of the application. Each reference listed will receive an email requesting that they submit a reference through the JobLink system.
For questions contact Karen Jagiello, Chair, Search Committee, School of Nursing, MSC 4305, James Madison University, Harrisonburg, VA 22807 (540-568-7617; email@example.com).
James Madison University is an equal opportunity employer committed to creating and supporting a diverse and inclusive work and educational community that is free of all forms of discrimination. This institution does not tolerate discrimination or harassment on the basis of age, color, disability, gender identity or expression, genetic information, national origin, parental status, political affiliation, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation or veteran status. Anyone having questions concerning discrimination should contact the Office for Equal Opportunity: (540) 568-6991.