Assistant or Associate Clinical Professor of Nursing

Title: Assistant or Associate Clinical Professor of Nursing
Vacancy#:  61364
Department: College of Nursing
Campus Location: University Park
Announce Start Date:
Closing End Date: Until Filled

The College of Nursing at The Pennsylvania State University (University Park) invites applications for the positions of Assistant or Associate Professor on a non-tenured, clinical professorial track. The successful candidate will have professional excellence and/or sustained contributions in the scholarship of teaching and learning and at least one other area of scholarship (i.e., research or service). Faculty will hold recognition of expertise in a clearly defined practice role. The clinical faculty bring to the University unique experiences and talents from the practice setting that will benefit our students.

The Penn State College of Nursing is among the premier academic and research enterprises in the country. The undergraduate program is offered to over 2500 students on 13 campuses. The graduate program is ranked in the top 10% of nursing schools nationwide according to the US News and World Report and offers a diverse array of master’s options and two doctoral programs, Ph.D. and D.N.P. The D.N.P. was the first online doctoral program offered by the Penn State University within our World Campus.

Required qualifications for the position include; licensure as a registered nurse, an earned doctorate in nursing (PhD or DNP) or a related health field and evidence of a commitment to work respectfully with individuals of diverse backgrounds and points of view. The successful candidate will demonstrate the capacity and commitment to meet rank expectations. Information on The Pennsylvania State University can be obtained by going to www.psu.edu. Information on the College of Nursing can be obtained by going to www.nursing.psu.edu. Penn State recognizes and is supportive of dual career situations. Please apply online at the Penn State Jobs site: http://psu.jobs/Search/Opportunities.html. Review of applications will begin immediately, and applications will continue to be accepted until the position is filled. Application material should include a cover letter describing interests and qualifications and preferred start date. Also include a curriculum vita and the names, addresses, email and telephone numbers of three individuals that may be asked to send professional recommendations. Direct all correspondence and inquiries to: Judith Hupcey, Ed.D., CRNP, FAAN, Associate Dean for Graduate Education & Research, Professor of Nursing & Medicine, Penn State College of Nursing, Email: jhupcey@psu.edu; Phone: 814-531-4211 (office).

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