School of Nursing

Tenure Track Graduate Faculty Positions-

Vacancy # 13F056 & 13F057
Position # 4252 & 4253

The University of North Carolina Wilmington (UNC Wilmington) invites applications for full-time, tenure-track graduate faculty positions. The School of Nursing (SON) offers CCNE accredited undergraduate and graduate degree programs in Nursing and non-nursing undergraduate and graduate degree programs in Clinical Research. Located in southeastern North Carolina within minutes of the Atlantic Ocean, UNC Wilmington is one of 17 constituent campuses of the University of North Carolina. The university offers more than 50 undergraduate and more than 35 graduate degree programs, including doctoral programs in marine biology and educational leadership, for approximately 13,000 students. Ranked among the top 10 public master’s institutions in the South by U.S. News and World Report for the last 14 years, UNC Wilmington is an active learning community that is committed to excellence in teaching, research, and service.

RESPONSIBILITIES:  Full-time faculty positions are available in the MSN-FNP program to teach across the life-span and support the  school’s scholarly, professional, and dynamic academic initiatives. Responsibilities include teaching graduate level courses (classroom and clinical), advising students, maintaining a program of research, and contributing to ongoing program evaluation and development. The successful candidate will serve in a full-time tenure-track position with the appointment beginning fall 2013.

QUALIFICATIONS: A doctorate in nursing or related field is required.    The applicant must be a nationally certified nurse practitioner with a minimum of three years in clinical practice and eligible for North Carolina licensure.  Preference is given to applicants with teaching experience in the specialty area and teaching with technology.

SALARY and RANK:  Commensurate with experience and qualifications.

TO APPLY:  Please complete the online application process available on the Web at A letter of application, curriculum vitae, and contact information for three professional references should be addressed to Dr. RuthAnne Kuiper, Department Chair, and attached to the online application – not emailed or mailed. Microsoft Word or Adobe PDF attachments are specifically preferred. For questions regarding the online application process, contact Debra Simpson at (910) 962-3784. Under North Carolina law, applications and related materials are confidential personnel documents and not subject to public release. Priority consideration will be given to applications received by March 15, 2013 (extended from original date of January 30), but applications will be accepted until the positions are filled.

UNCW actively fosters a diverse and inclusive working and learning environment and is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified men and women from all racial, ethnic, or other minority groups are strongly encouraged to apply.

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