Nurse Practitioner Nursing Faculty

Title: Nurse Practitioner Nursing Faculty

Vacancy#: 61498

Department:  College of Nursing

Campus Location: University Park Or Hershey Campus

Announce Start Date: 10/10/2014

Closing End Date: Until Filled

The College of Nursing at The Pennsylvania State University invites applications for a Family Nurse Practitioner faculty member to teach courses in the College’s academic programs including the master’s programs and newly launched Doctor of Nursing Practice program. Faculty can be located at either the Hershey Medical Center Campus or the University Park campus.  This position requires national certification as a Family Nurse Practitioner and PA State license as a CRNP (or be eligible for PA licensure).  Candidates must be doctorally prepared (PhD or DNP). Teaching experience is a plus, but not required.  Responsibilities will include teaching courses and clinical sections, serving on committees, and advising students.

This is a 36-week, Fixed-Term I position with full benefits and high likelihood of renewal.  The College of Nursing offers programs of study in nursing for the PhD, MS, MSN, BS and AS degree. For more information about the College of Nursing, go to We seek a colleague who is interested in contributing to the diversity mission of the College and the University (

To apply, candidates should submit a cover letter describing interest in and qualification for the position.  Also include a curriculum vita and the name, address, e-mail address and telephone number of three professional references.  No references will be contacted until the candidate is consulted.  Applicants must submit their application and accompanying materials on-line at the PSU job site (  Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.  For more information or questions about this position, please contact: 

Madeline Mattern
Director, Nurse Practitioner Programs
College of Nursing
309 HHD East
University Park, PA 16802
Tel: 814-865-8469
E-mail (preferred):

Employment will require successful completion of background check(s) in accordance with University policies.

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