Assistant or Associate Professor – Nurse Practitioner

Winchester, Virginia, United States

Job description

The Eleanor Wade Custer School of Nursing is seeking applicants for an Assistant/Associate Professor in Nursing to be based in Winchester, Virginia with Family or Adult Nurse Practitioner area of specialty preferred.

The position involves teaching in the graduate nurse practitioner programs and/or undergraduate programs as needed. Additional responsibilities include scholarship and service at the Assistant or Associate Professor level, and active clinical practice as a Nurse Practitioner one day a week. Supervision of graduate students in lab and site visits may be required.

The Eleanor Wade Custer School of Nursing at Shenandoah University is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) and the Accreditation Committee for Midwifery Education (ACME), and the University is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS). The School of Nursing comprises approximately 500 students with programs at BSN, RN-BSN, MSN, DNP degree level and post graduate certificates, including specialty education in Family Nurse Practitioner, Psychiatric Mental Health NP, Adult-Gerontology Primary Care NP, Certified Nurse Midwifery and Clinical DNP programs. The School has three physical locations, with the main campus in Winchester, VA and distance sites in Loudon County (Scholar Plaza site) and Fairfax, Virginia (ICPH site).

Doctoral degree required, national certification as a Nurse Practitioner and associated clinical practice skills required. Candidate must hold or be eligible for an unencumbered RN and APRN license in Virginia and eligible to work in the United States. Teaching and scholarship experience at the graduate level preferred.

Shenandoah University is committed to enriching its educational experience and culture through the diversity of its faculty, administration, and staff. Please include a statement in your cover letter addressing ways in which you may be able to contribute to that commitment.

How to apply

Complete application submissions will include a letter of intent, curriculum vitae, and contact information for three professional references. The review of applications will begin immediately and continue until a qualified candidate is selected. A pre-employment background check will be required. If the job requires driving for University business, a satisfactory driving record will also be required. All academic transcripts and immunizations will be required for official hire.

To apply for this position, go to the website at: At the resulting page, click on the “Nursing Faculty – Nurse Practitioner job title written in blue under the heading “Latest Job Listings” on the left side of that screen; then click one of the “Resume/CV” button choices in the “Apply” box at the bottom of the posting to input your information. If this is the first time you will have applied to a Shenandoah University position using this automated process, please choose the “New” option. Be prepared to upload the previously referenced documents as you go through this process.