The University of Pittsburgh School of Nursing is seeking candidates for a non-tenure-stream faculty position to lead the School’s new Center for Scholarship of Teaching and Learning.
The Center for Scholarship of Teaching and Learning is a new initiative that aims to expand the discipline based scholarship of teaching and learning. The Center works in collaboration with the University’s Center for Teaching and Learning, and supports faculty in studying the impact of a wide range of teaching practices on student learning outcomes.
Candidates are expected to hold a PhD or EdD, present evidence of scholarship in the focal area of teaching and learning, and a record of effective teaching.
Founded in 1939, the School of Nursing has prepared students for an increasingly demanding health care environment through a curriculum that combines rigorous academic work with varied and intensive clinical experiences in applied practice and a growing involvement in research.
The University of Pittsburgh, internationally recognized as a center of learning and research, is also one of Western Pennsylvania’s largest employers. More than 3,800 full-time faculty staff members and 6,700 full-time, non-faculty members are employed on the Pittsburgh campus. Pitt, a dynamic workplace with opportunities for career growth and development, is located in a city that offers the cultural and social advantages of a vibrant urban environment. The University of Pittsburgh is accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools and additionally by various specialized accrediting agencies. Furthermore, Pitt is an elected member of the Association of American Universities, an invitation-only organization of 61 preeminent doctorate-granting research institutions in the United States and Canada.
Salary and academic rank will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. The starting date is negotiable and applications will be accepted until positions are filled. The University of Pittsburgh School of Nursing offers an excellent salary, health and tuition benefits, and retirement package.
How to apply:
Send a letter of application and curriculum vitae to Dr. Jacqueline Dunbar-Jacob, Dean, University of Pittsburgh School of Nursing, Pittsburgh, PA 15261. E-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org. EEO/AA/M/F/Vets/Disabled.
For more information, please visit www.nursing.pitt.edu or call 412-624-5731.