The University of Pittsburgh School of Nursing is looking for qualified applicants for assistant or associate full-time tenure stream faculty in the DNP neonatal nurse practitioner area of concentration.
Faculty members are employees of the University and receive dedicated time and resources to perform scholarly work, travel to present their work at professional conferences, and opportunities to pursue specialty certification and faculty practice. Faculty promotion opportunities are available for all ranks. Qualifications for this tenure stream faculty position include an earned doctorate (PhD), RN licensure in Pennsylvania, and CNNP Certification. Salary and academic rank are commensurate with qualifications and experience.
Assistant Professor – A) An earned doctorate in nursing or a related field is required. B) Evidence of or potential for excellence in clinical and/or classroom teaching. C) Demonstrated expertise in area of nursing or expertise in a related substantive area. D) Evidence of potential to produce scholarly work.
Associate Professor – A) An earned doctorate in nursing or a related field. B) Evidence of excellence as a teacher. C) Evidence of sustained scholarly productivity as indicated by publications, grants, or any other validating material. D) Expertise recognized at the national/international level.
Ranked ninth in the 2020 edition of U.S. News & World Report’s “America’s Best Graduate Schools,” and sixth in NIH research dollars awarded, the University of Pittsburgh School of Nursing offers excellent salary, health, and tuition benefits, and retirement package.
The research-intensive environment of the School of Nursing has fostered significant research programs and accomplishments funded by such prestigious agencies as the National Institute of Nursing Research, National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, the International Society for Heart & Lung Transplantation, the American Cancer Society, and many more. Faculty candidates should demonstrate their research success, or the potential for significant accomplishments in their areas of interest.
The University of Pittsburgh is internationally recognized as a center of learning and research. 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. The University is accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools, as well as an elected member of the Association of American Universities, an invitation-only organization of 61 preeminent doctorate-granting research institutions in North America.
Applications will be accepted until position is filled. Candidates should apply online at https://www.join.pitt.edu/. The University of Pittsburgh is an affirmative action, equal opportunity institution. EEO/AA/M/F/Vets/Disabled. For more information, visit www.nursing.pitt.edu.