Faculty Positions


  • Full-time non-tenure stream positions - doctorate
  • Tenure stream positions - a PhD in nursing or relevant discipline

Applicants for any position must possess evidence of a program of scholarship or clinical skills in an area of nursing specialization and send a letter of application and curriculum vitae to:

Jacqueline Dunbar-Jacob, PhD, RN, FAAN
Dean and Distinguished Service Professor of Nursing
Professor of Psychology, Epidemiology and Occupational Therapy
350 Victoria Building Pittsburgh, PA 15261
E-mail: dunbar@pitt.edu

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Available positions:

Nurse Anesthesia Faculty: The School of Nursing is seeking candidates for faculty positions within its highly-regarded Department of Nurse Anesthesia. Our Nurse Anesthesia graduate programs have been ranked #1 by U.S. News & World Report. More information about the full-time, tenure-stream position is here. More information about the non-tenure stream position is here.

Psychiatric Faculty: The School of Nursing is seeking candidates for a non-tenure-stream faculty position with primary teaching responsibilities in the undergraduate psychiatric mental health nursing course. More information is available here.

Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner Faculty: The School of Nursing is seeking candidates for a non-tenure-stream psychiatric mental health nurse practitioner faculty position. The Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse Practitioner program is ranked #7 in the country by U.S. News & World Report. More information is available here. 

Tenure-Stream Faculty: The School seeks to fill full-time tenure-stream faculty positions in several focal areas. More Information

Non-Tenure Stream Faculty: The School seeks to fill full-time, non-tenure stream positions with teaching responsibilities in various nursing specialties. More Information.

Part-time Positions: Part-time positions available for medical-surgical nursing, maternity nursing, and psychiatric nursing. Requirements: RN licensure, MSN (PhD preferred).   Responsibilities include assisting with didactic and clinical teaching for the baccalaureate medical-surgical nursing, maternity nursing and/or psychiatric courses, community health, and anesthesia. 

The University of Pittsburgh offers an excellent salary, benefits, and retirement package. Review of applications is ongoing and will continue until the positions are filled. Starting date is negotiable.