Tenure - Track Faculty position (Open Rank) - School of
West Virginia University School of Nursing invites applicants for a
Tenure-Track Faculty position on our Morgantown Campus. This
position will report to the Chair of the Adult Health
The successful candidate will provide significant contributions to
teaching, research, and service. Responsibilities include but are
not limited to:
- Maintaining an active equity-oriented research agenda with
relevance to the mission of the school
- Seeking and obtaining external funding
- Teaching and mentoring graduate and/or undergraduate students
in one or more programs
- Providing service to the school, the department, and the
Candidates with prior teaching and an established record of
scholarship are preferred. A research-focused doctoral degree in
nursing is required. Candidates with prior teaching and an
established record of scholarship are preferred.
- Research Doctoral degree required.
- Graduate degree in Nursing required.
- Evidence of ability to execute and sustain a program of
- Peer reviewed publications within past 5 years expected.
- 2 years post-doctoral training encouraged to apply.
- Current external funding or NIH grant application under
development encouraged to apply.
The WVU School of Nursing remains committed to providing the
highest levels of undergraduate professional nursing education,
while expanding opportunities for graduate education. Our MSN
program continues to prepare Nurse Practitioners with faculty who
are experts in using technology with “high touch” skills. Our
school also offers two doctoral programs, a Doctor of Nursing
Practice (DNP)–the highest level of nursing practice, and the
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) for nurses desiring a research career.
More information about our programs can be found at: Students |
School of Nursing | West Virginia University (wvu.edu)
West Virginia University is a land grant Carnegie-designated
Doctoral Research/Extensive institution, with approximately 32,500
students, including 27,000 undergraduate and 5,500
graduate/professional students. The WVU Health Sciences Center
includes the Schools of Pharmacy, Medicine, Dentistry, Public
Health and Nursing. Patient care facilities include a 690-bed
teaching hospital, a Level I trauma center, and a 70-bed
Morgantown is within easy traveling distance of Washington, DC, to
the east, Pittsburgh, PA, to the north, and Cleveland and Columbus,
OH, to the northwest. Morgantown has 55,000 residents and is rated
as one of the best small towns in the U.S., with affordable
housing, excellent schools, a picturesque countryside and many
Electronic submission of application with
supporting credentials (a letter of interest, current curriculum
vitae and contact information for three professional references
including names, postal addresses, email addresses and phone
numbers) can be made at:
Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue
until the position is filled by a qualified candidate. Start-up
packages will be negotiated individually with the Dean of the
School of Nursing. Rank and salary will be commensurate with the
individual’s professional background and experience.
For more information on the School of Nursing, please visit
West Virginia University is proud to be an Equal Opportunity
employer and is the recipient of an NSF ADVANCE award for gender
equity. The University values diversity among its faculty, staff,
and students, and invites applications from all qualified
applicants regardless of race, ethnicity, color, religion, gender
identity, sexual orientation, age, nationality, genetics,
disability, or Veteran status.