Assistant or Associate Professor of Nursing (Leesburg Scholar Plaza)

Leesburg, 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 at our Scholar Plaza campus in Leesburg. Undergraduate or graduate nursing with Adult Health specialty preferred, others considered.

This is a 9-month appointment that includes teaching in the undergraduate and possible graduate nursing program. Faculty roles may include laboratory, simulation, clinical and classroom teaching. All clinical specialties will be considered, with preference to medical-surgical (adult health) and maternal-child expertise.

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, MSN, DNP degree level and post graduate certificates, including specialty education in Family Nurse Practitioner, Psychiatric Mental Health NP, Adult-Gerontology Primary Care NP, 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 (INOVA Center for Personalize Health site).

Unencumbered RN license in Virginia, compact state or eligibility required. Teaching experience required, with scholarship experience preferred. Doctoral degree in nursing or related discipline required, PhD or DNP candidates will be considered.

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. At the resulting page, click on the “Nursing Faculty – Scholar Plaza” 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.