Open Nurse Anesthesia Faculty Position (non-tenure)

Full-time, non-tenure stream position

The University of Pittsburgh School of Nursing seeks to fill a non-tenure stream faculty position in its highly-regarded Department of Nurse Anesthesia. Candidates are expected to have:

  • earned a doctoral degree in nursing or a related field
  • the CRNA certification
  • RN licensure in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
  • A record of effective teaching and significant clinical experience in appropriate care settings

Founded in 1939, the School 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, as well as growing involvement in research.

The School enjoys a close relationship with UPMC, a network of world-class hospitals that provide outstanding clinical experiences for students. Faculty actively collaborate in the teaching and research activities of the Peter M. Winter Institute for Simulation Education and Research (WISER), a national leader in simulation education.

The University of Pittsburgh, internationally recognized as a center of learning and research, is one of Western Pennsylvania’s largest employers with more than 3,800 full-time faculty members and 6,700 full-time non-faculty members. The University is accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools, and an elected member of the Association of American Universities, an invitation-only organization of 61 preeminent doctorate-granting research institutions. Pitt, which shares a campus with the world-class healthcare enterprise, UPMC, is located in a city that offers the cultural and social advantages of a vibrant urban environment.

Salary and rank will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. Review of applications is ongoing and will continue until the position is filled. Starting date is negotiable. The University of Pittsburgh School of Nursing offers an excellent salary, health and tuition benefits, and a retirement package. The University was ranked by The Scientist as the 4th best place to work in academia in the United States in 2013.

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 dunbar@pitt.edu. EEO/AA/M/F/Vets/Disabled

For more information, please visit www.nursing.pitt.edu or call 412-624-3866.