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Assistant Professor/Associate Professor
FNP Program Coordinator
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9-month faculty position is available in the family nurse practitioner program on the Biltmore Campus of the School of Nursing at Western Carolina University.
Position responsibilities include teaching courses face-to-face and online courses, supervising outlying clinical sites, participating on committees, advising students, and other university related activities with time allocated for required clinical practice.
The qualified candidate will possess an understanding of rural and multicultural health issues, excellent clinical skills and teaching ability, and a record of scholarly development.
Western Carolina University (www.wcu.edu) is a regional comprehensive university located in Cullowhee, NC, a scenic rural valley between the Blue Ridge and the Smoky Mountains serving people of North Carolina from its main residential campus in Cullowhee, 50 miles west of Asheville, NC and 2.5 hours north of Atlanta GA.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities/Competencies:
Minimum Training & Experience Requirements
MINIMUM (Tenure-Track): Family Nurse Practitioner Certification, eligibility for RN licensure in NC, and a doctorate in nursing or related field from an accredited institution and two years prior experience in direct patient care as an RN.
Fixed Term option:
Family Nurse Practitioner Certification. Master's degree in nursing from an accredited program or a BSN and a master's degrees in a related field; eligibility for RN licensure in NC; and two years prior experience in direct patient care as an RN.
Preference will be given to those applicants with the following training and experience:
Administrative experience preferred.
Salary Range (displays in advertisement)
Competency Level: (SPA Banded positions only)
School of Nursing - 245200
Job Open Date
Job Close Date
Open Until Filled
Special Instructions to Applicants
To be considered you must apply online.
Please include a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, a list of 3 references (include complete contact information) and transcripts from the highest degree earned.
Application will be reviewed immediately and continue until filled.
For questions or additional information, please contact Dr. Judy Neubrander, Director, and School of Nursing at firstname.lastname@example.org.
WCU is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Final candidates for employment are subject to a criminal background check. Proper documentation of identity and employability are required at the time of employment.
Western Carolina University - 18 months ago