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Assistant Professor SON in Clinical Track - School of Nursing Adult Health Department

West Virginia University
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Clinical Education Instructor/Assistant Professor (9-mo)

West Virginia University School of Nursing Adult Health Department located at Morgantown, WV invites applications for an Instructor/Assistant Professor in the Non-Tenure Clinical Track. This is a full-time, nine-month, benefits-eligible position. This position will report to the department chairperson.   

Faculty Responsibilities:

  • Clinical teaching in BSN programs. In addition to clinical teaching, other formats of teaching, including traditional classroom instruction, skills lab, small group, and simulation teaching may be included.
  • Teaching of clinical and learning labs will be expected depending on faculty expertise and program needs. Some didactic teaching may be required.
  • Student advisement may be needed.
  • Master's degree (MSN) in nursing and one year of professional nursing practice experience or bachelor's degree (BSN) with ten (10) years of professional nursing practice experience.  Applicants with two years of teaching experience in nursing are encouraged to apply.
  • Required to have unencumbered WV RN License by position start date.   
  • Applicants with an earned doctorate in nursing or a related field are encouraged to apply.
  • Evidence of current experience in teaching sufficient to demonstrate professional competence preferred.

Rank and salary commensurate with education, professional background, and experience.

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Electronic submission of application with current vitae, and contact information for three professional references can be made at:  

At West Virginia University, we leverage our talents and resources to create a better future for our state and the world. As West Virginia's land-grant university, WVU has three campuses that touch each corner of the state. The WVU System includes 518 buildings on 15,880 acres, Extension Service offices in all 55 counties, ten experimental farms and four forests.

From the groundbreaking R1 research of our flagship campus in Morgantown to the career-oriented programs of WVU Potomac State in Keyser to the technology-intensive programs at WVU Tech in Beckley - the contributions of WVU employees directly impact the 1.8 million people of West Virginia every day, no matter their role or position. 

Service, curiosity, respect, accountability, and appreciation are the core values that unite Mountaineers, inspiring one another to work tirelessly and support others as they seek to reach new heights. After all, when you're a Mountaineer, impossible is just another mountain to climb.

Creating an inclusive, engaged, and dynamic learning environment is core to WVU's academic mission. We welcome candidates who can contribute a range of ideas, approaches and experiences.

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.

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