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Eastern University – Department of Nursing

Position:          Director of the Master of Science in Nursing

Department:      Nursing

Tenure Status:   Tenure Track Faculty

Reports to:        Chief Nurse Administrator

Position Summary:

The Director is responsible for curriculum development and revision, student recruitment, faculty development and mentoring.  In addition, the Director will work closely with the Chief Nursing Administrator on accreditation and strategic planning for program development. Teaching responsibilities will be a requirement in this 11-month tenure line faculty position.

Position Responsibilities:


  • Curriculum development and revision
  • Recruitment and hiring of faculty and staff.
  • Faculty development and mentoring.
  • Student advising oversight.
  • Recruitment and admission of students
  • Program accreditation
  • Strategic planning.
  • Commitment to and support of the Christian beliefs, values and objectives of the University as embodied in its Doctrinal, Mission and Goal Statements.


  • Holds faculty status within the Department of Nursing
  • As schedule allows and needs for adjunct.

Employees supervised

  • Program faculty


  • As per Eastern University Faculty Handbook.
  • Attendance at University-wide Committees.
  • Attendance at University-wide functions.

Knowledge and Skills Required:

  • Master of Science in Nursing
  • Doctorate in Nursing or relevant field.
    • Current Pennsylvania registered license or be eligible for Pennsylvania licensure
    • High level of organizational, managerial, and professional communication skills.
    • Current knowledge and experience with curriculum design and online graduate education.
    • Evidence of scholarship commensurate with a tenure line position
    • Experience with holistic or integrative nursing is preferred but not required.

This description is intended to describe the general level and nature of work performed by the person assigned to this position. It is not to be construed as an exhaustive list of duties and responsibilities of the person so assigned.


Greensburg Nursing – Pennsylvania-Greensburg – (19009546)

Nursing Instructor – Full-Time

The University of Pittsburgh at Greensburg invites applications for a full-time, non-tenure stream Assistant Professor or Instructor in Nursing to begin August, 2020. Responsibilities include both didactic and clinical instruction in public/community health and medical surgical nursing.  Evidence of teaching effectiveness and commitment to undergraduate education are also expected. Faculty also serve as advisors, participate in ongoing recruitment and perform professional and community service and outreach, and contribute to ongoing program evaluation and improvement and must be actively engaged in scholarship/professional development.

Current RN licensure in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania is required.  A Master’s degree (MSN) is required, doctoral degree in nursing (DNP or PhD) is preferred. Completion of a doctoral degree within 5 years of hire will be expected to maintain this position.

Pitt-Greensburg values candidates with a commitment to undergraduate teaching, experience in working with diverse groups and the ability to involve undergraduate in research.

Submit a cover letter, vita, description of teaching accomplishments and philosophy, graduate and undergraduate transcripts, research statement and how you will involve undergraduates in your research and contact information for three references online at: – Greensburg campus. Letters of recommendation will also be submitted online upon request.

Application deadline: January 31, 2020. Review of application materials will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.  For more information visit  AA/EOE.

Any questions about this position can be directed to Amy Shearer, RN MSN, at or 724-972-9942.  More information about Pitt-Greensburg can be found at

Additionally candidates should include a statement of teaching philosophy, graduate and undergraduate transcripts and research statement including how you will involve undergraduates in your research.

The University of Pittsburgh is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and values equality of opportunity, human dignity and diversity. EOE, including disability/vets

Assignment Category Full-time-Regular

Campus Greensburg

Required Attachments Cover Letter, Curriculum Vitae, Letters of Recommendation, Teaching Statement, Other (see posting for additional details)


Dean, School of Nursing and Health Professions:

York College of Pennsylvania seeks a dynamic, solutions-oriented, visionary to serve as the Dean of its School of Nursing and Health Professions. York College is located in a vibrant mid-size city that is within 45 minutes of Baltimore and Harrisburg and two hours from Washington, DC. The College offers more than 60 undergraduate majors; master’s degrees in nursing, business administration, communication, music, and education, as well as a doctoral degree in nursing practice.

The department of nursing is the largest academic department at York College, serving more than 569 majors pursuing bachelor’s degrees and 85 students enrolled in graduate programs. The department employs 19 full- time, tenure-line faculty, 90% of whom hold terminal degrees. More than 50 adjunct faculty, including practicing professionals, combine with full-time faculty to offer students a balance of scholarship and practical knowledge.

The Position

The new dean will report to the provost and serve on the Provost’s Council. The dean is responsible for preparing budgets, recruiting well-qualified professors, overseeing all of the professional accreditations within the new school, and acting as both a spokesperson for the school and as a liaison with area health care leaders. The dean oversees faculty development to ensure the high-quality teaching that is central to York College’s mission. The new dean will possess an earned doctorate in a health-related field, will have a proven record as a scholar and educator, and will bring significant academic and administrative leadership experience to this position. For further details, please visit the search profile.

Nominations & Inquiries

The York College Dean-SNHP Search Committee will begin reviewing and evaluating applications as they are received and will continue to accept and review credentials until a dean is selected. To ensure fullest consideration, candidates are advised to submit their materials by January 9, 2020 to  The application package should be submitted electronically in Word or PDF format and must include a Letter of Interest that directly responds to the Leadership Opportunities and the Characteristics of the SHNP Dean sections of the search profile, a current CV or resume, and the names and contact information (telephone and e-mail) for five references, none of whom will be contacted until a later stage of the search or without the formal permission of the candidate. All inquiries and applications will be received and evaluated in confidence.

This search is being assisted by AGB Search, Inc. and welcomes nominators and prospective candidates to contact: Dr. Richard A. Wueste,, 540-431-5131.

Two Faculty Positions Available:

The Stabler Department of Nursing at York College of Pennsylvania invites applicants for a full-time tenure-track, Assistant Professor faculty appointment to begin Fall 2020. Applicants should have an established record of classroom and clinical teaching as well as clinical experience in Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing. The successful candidate will teach in the baccalaureate nursing program.  In addition, the successful candidate will demonstrate potential for commitment to the college and community through service activities.


The Stabler Department of Nursing at York College of Pennsylvania invites applicants for a full-time tenure-track, Assistant Professor faculty appointment to begin Fall 2020. Applicants should have an established record of classroom and clinical teaching as well as clinical experience in Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing. The successful candidate will teach in the Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner program and the baccalaureate program.  In addition, the successful candidate will demonstrate potential for commitment to the college and community through service activities.


Faculty Position – Graduate Nursing Faculty, Tenure Track Position:

Join a vibrant campus community whose excellence is reflected in its diversity and student success.

West Chester University of Pennsylvania’s Department of Nursing currently seeks applicants for the full-time tenure-track graduate faculty position.  This full-time tenure-track open rank graduate faculty position will begin in the fall of 2020. Applicants must complete the campus interview process, and teaching demonstration for consideration to fill the position.

All offers of employment are subject to and contingent upon satisfactory completion of all pre-employment criminal background checks.



This full-time graduate tenure track applicant must be able to:

  1. Mentor, advise, and supervise doctoral students in culminating nursing projects.
  2. Mentor and advise Master of Science in nursing students
  3. Teach graduate content within the MSN and DNP programs in online formats to adult learners
  4. Demonstrate an active scholarly agenda that shows growth compatible with the department teacher-scholar model and contribute service to the university and community.


  1. Eligibility for RN; and CRNP or CNS licensure in Pennsylvania
  2. Graduate degree in nursing
  3. Earned doctorate in Nursing or a related field
  1. Recent teaching within a graduate program
  2. Active scholarship (traditional or applied)
  3. Experience with diversity and inclusion


  1. Certified Registered Nurse Practitioner (CRNP) or Certified Clinical Nurse Specialist (CNS)
  2. Acute and Chronic Care of Adults
  3. Doctor of Nursing Practice

Candidates Should Submit:

  1. Letter of application, current vita with three references, submitted via the application link.
  2. Access the applicant link for completion of the application process.
  3. Direct all questions regarding the position and application process to:

Dr. Veronica Wilbur, Department of Nursing at

Review of applications will begin:

Only complete applications will be considered for review starting on November 29, 2019.  The position will begin in August 2020.

Developing and sustaining a diverse faculty and staff advances WCU’s educational mission and strategic Plan for Excellence. West Chester University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.


Assistant Professor – Department of Nursing

The University of Scranton Department Of Nursing invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track assistant professor position available beginning in late January 2020.  Candidates with expertise in teaching adult health, both didactic and clinical, are encouraged to apply.  The Department of Nursing consists of undergraduate, graduate, and Doctorate of Nursing Practice programs.

Qualifications include a research doctorate in Nursing. Consideration will be given to applicants engaged in doctoral studies with completion expected within two (2) years. A MSN degree is required. Applicants must be eligible for or currently hold licensure to practice nursing in Pennsylvania.

Applicants must apply online at Complete applications are to include a cover letter, CV and contact information for three professional references. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until January 1, 2020. The University embraces diversity, and promotes an inclusive campus community, which values the expression of differences. The University encourages applications from candidates from diverse backgrounds.  All candidates must indicate how they would help communicate and support the Catholic and Jesuit identity and mission of the University. The University’s mission statement and a description of the history and aims of the Ignatian teaching philosophy may be found at

The University is a Catholic and Jesuit University animated by the spiritual vision and the tradition of excellence characteristic of the Society of Jesus and those who share in its way of proceeding.  The University is a community dedicated to the freedom of inquiry and personal development fundamental to the growth in wisdom and integrity of all who share its life.  As a Catholic and Jesuit institution of nearly 4,000 undergraduate and more than 1,500 graduate students, The University of Scranton delivers a meaningful education that challenges its students morally, spiritually, and intellectually.

The University of Scranton is committed to providing a safe and nondiscriminatory employment and educational environment. The University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, religion, age, veteran status, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, or other status protected by law. Sexual harassment, including sexual violence, is a form of sex discrimination prohibited by Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972.  The University does not discriminate on the basis of sex in its educational, extracurricular, athletic, or other programs or in the context of employment.  University of Scranton is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Educator.


Faculty Position Ad for Psych/Mental Health Nursing ABSN Program

The Frances M Maguire School of Nursing and Health Professions at Gwynedd Mercy University invites applications for full-time, non-tenure track positions in the specialty area of Psychiatric and Mental Health Nursing. The full-time position is a 12-month appointment. Rank and salary will be commensurate with education and teaching experience.

Qualifications: The preferred candidate will demonstrate evidence of teaching effectiveness and commitment to undergraduate BSN education.  Demonstrates expert knowledge and background in the area of Psychiatric and Mental Health Nursing. An MSN degree is required with a preferred doctoral degree. RN licensure in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania is required.

Responsibilities: The faculty member participates in didactic instruction and curriculum revision, especially in the area of Psychiatric and Mental Health Nursing; advises students, participates in ongoing recruitment efforts, and engages in scholarly, professional and community service activities.  

Application: All application materials must be submitted through the University careers webpage at Applicants should submit a cover letter addressed to Mary Ann McLaughlin, EdD, RN, Program Director, ABSN Nursing Program; a current curriculum vitae (CV); a statement on teaching experience; a statement on interests and philosophy; and a list of three professional references, including contact information. For questions about these openings, please contact:  Mary Ann McLaughlin, EdD, RN, ABSN Program Director at: 

Gwynedd Mercy University: The ABSN is housed within the Frances M. Maguire School of Nursing and Health Professions.  The Program is offered on two satellite campuses, Bensalem and Philadelphia.  Gwynedd Mercy University is a Catholic University in the Mercy tradition of service to society. Gwynedd Mercy University believes that diversity in our campus community enriches the educational experience of its students by providing them with the opportunity to learn from individuals of various backgrounds. The University strongly encourages individuals from traditionally underrepresented groups to apply. Please visit for information regarding our mission, core values, and beliefs.


Seton Hill University – Nursing Faculty Position

The Daniel J. Wukich School of Nursing at Seton Hill University invites applications for a full-time (10 month) faculty position in the newly opened Bachelor of Science in Nursing Program beginning August 2020. The primary focus of this position will be in the fundamental and medical-surgical nursing courses. Applicants must have a strong interest in undergraduate liberal arts education.

Minimum Requirements: Master’s degree in nursing (Doctorate preferred); current Pennsylvania RN license; recent clinical experience in medical-surgical nursing.

Preferred experience: Teaching in pre-licensure nursing and simulation in nursing

Teaching responsibilities: Classroom and clinical instruction; advising and active participation in curriculum development, program evaluation and accreditation activities. Seton Hill is a Catholic, liberal arts university located in Greensburg, PA, near the Laurel Highlands and 35 miles east of Pittsburgh, PA. Applications accepted until position is filled.

Send letter of application, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, 3 letters of recommendation and transcripts to:

Demetra Czegan, Ph.D., Dean, School of Natural and Health Sciences, 1 Seton Hill Drive, Greensburg, PA 15601,; fax (724)-830-1571 (electronic submission preferred)

Seton Hill is committed to having a faculty and student body that reflects the racial diversity of the global population. AA/EOE


Pennsylvania College of Health Sciences is accepting applications for Nursing Faculty in its Undergraduate Nursing Programs. Openings currently exist in Pediatrics, OB, Med-Surg, and Critical Care.


A dynamic and academically rigorous institution, Pennsylvania College of Health Sciences is a private, accredited, four-year college focusing exclusively on the field of health care. In addition to associate, bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degree programs, PA College offers several certificate programs as well as professional development courses for those working in health care. Located in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, the College attracts a select group of approximately 1,800 students to study with faculty who are experts in their specialty areas. An affiliate of Penn Medicine Lancaster General Health, PA College offers a flexible work schedule, collaborative environment, and competitive salary and benefits.


Nursing curriculum lays the groundwork for the College’s academic programs. Both pre-licensure undergraduate Nursing Programs, Nursing Associate (ASN) and Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN), recognize the level of care and compassion it takes to be a nurse. This is reflected in the programs’ low student to faculty ratio within the clinical setting. The ASN and BSN programs offer hands-on learning at the College’s main clinical affiliate, Penn Medicine Lancaster General Health, as well as neighboring facilities. Students are exposed to a variety of clinical settings, including medical-surgical, critical care, pediatrics, obstetrics, mental health, community health, physician offices, home health and others, allowing students to learn the area in which they want to specialize. Student learning is also facilitated in the College’s state-of-the-art simulation labs. Experience in the simulation labs allows students the opportunity to witness firsthand a variety of scenarios that they may or may not see in an actual clinical setting.


The ASN Program is accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN) and the BSN Programs are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE).


Faculty provide classroom and/or clinical/laboratory instruction for students including the coordination, preparation and presentation of course materials and the evaluation of student progress. Integral aspects of the position include implementation of the College’s philosophy, curriculum, program outcomes, and course objectives through classroom, clinical teaching, and service to the College and community.


  • Master of Science in Nursing
  • Current RN license in Commonwealth of PA
  • Minimum of two years recent clinical nursing experience in area of selected specialty
  • Didactic (classroom) teaching experience preferred

Pennsylvania College of Health Sciences is an Equal Opportunity Employer that values diversity and fosters a culture of inclusiveness.

PA College of Health Sciences is committed to providing all employees and prospective employees with information regarding safety and security data pursuant to the Clery Act.  This information includes statistics for the previous three years concerning reported crimes that occurred on campus; in certain off-campus owned or controlled by the College, and on public property within, or immediately adjacent to and accessible from the campus.  To access this information, please click here. A printed copy of the report may be obtained by contacting the PA College Office of Security at The Office of Security is located at 850 Greenfield Road, Lancaster, PA 17601.

Cedar Crest College School of Nursing – Director of Graduate Nursing Programs

The School of Nursing at Cedar Crest College is currently accepting applications for a qualified nursing professional committed to leading the education of graduate level nurses, including nurse practitioners in our newly accredited Doctor of Nursing Practice and nurse practitioner programs (Family and Adult Gerontology Acute Care). The Director will have oversight over all graduate nursing programs including the MSN, DNP, BSN-DNP and PMCs and work collaboratively with the Assistant Director of Graduate Nursing Programs. Programs include Nurse Educator, Nurse Administrator, and Nurse Practitioner tracks.

Our nursing program has a long tradition of excellence in nursing education and the creation of the School of Nursing has allowed us to expand our educational offerings and opportunities for qualified faculty.

This is a full time, 12 month tenure track position with the option of an accelerated path to tenure with prior academic experience.

Requirements:  The Director should be a DNP prepared nurse practitioner with national certification as a Family Nurse Practitioner or Adult Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner, however, other nursing specialties will be considered. Candidate should also have experience with directing/leading DNP projects and prior experience in a clinical setting as well as experience teaching in a master’s or doctoral nursing program.

The School of Nursing and Health Sciences at the Pennsylvania College of Technology is currently seeking a Director of Nursing, Graduate Degrees who will be responsible for assisting the Assistant Dean of Nursing with the daily operation, organization, administration, general effectiveness, and supervision of graduate degrees, as well as future program planning, development, and accreditation.
Minimum education and experience include Bachelor and Master’s degree in Nursing; current, unrestricted Pennsylvania license as a professional nurse; current, unrestricted Pennsylvania CRNP license; and current national certification as a family nurse practitioner. Five (5) years of clinical experience as a family nurse practitioner.
Minimum abilities and skills includes developed supervisory and leadership skills; interpersonal skills necessary to deal effectively and courteously with faculty, staff, students, administration, clinical affiliate site personnel, and the public; excellent oral and written communications skills; evidence of curriculum development capability; documented ability to develop and implement teaching strategies that meet the educational needs of traditional and non-traditional students; evidence of self-motivation, enthusiasm, creativity, and leadership potential; demonstrated ability to work within a nursing team structure; and must possess a valid driver’s license.
Should you be interested in this position or know of someone who is, please see the detailed job announcement on the Pennsylvania College of Technology’s Human Resources website and to submit an application, cover letter, resume, and leadership philosophy. If you have any questions, please contact the Human Resources Office at 570-327-4770 or


The Department of Nursing in the School of Science, Engineering and Health at Messiah College invites applications for a full-time/term-tenure track or clinical track nursing faculty position to teach courses in the baccalaureate and doctoral nursing programs. The primary focus of this position will be in pediatric and obstetric/women’s health nursing courses for both the face-to-face undergraduate BSN program and the online post-BSN to FNP/DNP program. Other courses may include DNP courses related to scholarly project implementation.



Administrative and Faculty Opportunities

Widener University, an independent, metropolitan university, connects curricula to social issues through civic engagement. It is located in Chester, Pennsylvania, nestled between Philadelphia, PA and Wilmington, DE, with satellite campuses in Harrisburg and Wilmington, Delaware.  Dynamic teaching, active scholarship, personal attention, and experiential learning are key components of the Widener experience. For more information about the University, visit our website at

The School of Nursing’s unique, powerhouse programs serve the needs of nurses at all stages of their career. Bachelor’s programs are offered at our Main Campus in Chester, PA and master’s and doctoral programs (DNP and PhD) are offered online and in person at our Main Campus in Chester, PA and in Harrisburg, PA. Experiential learning, rigorous academics, and civic engagement are the hallmarks of the SON programs. The SON is designated as an NLN Center of Nursing Excellence for Advancing the Science of Nursing Education. Students and faculty have opportunities to learn and practice in the Widener Community Nursing Clinic.

Widener University’s School of Nursing is currently hiring for several positions:

For more information and to apply go to