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Job Overview

Slippery Rock University invites applications for a full time, tenure track Assistant Professor  in the Nursing Department beginning August 2013. Teaching responsibilities will be primarily in the online School Nurse Certification and the RN to BSN completion programs utilizing a web-based, online curriculum.  Additional responsibilities include academic advisement, participation in department, university and community service and scholarship.  Areas of particular content interest are related to the graduate School Nurse Certification Program and RN to BSN program.


PhD in Nursing or related field, DNS, DNSc, or Ed.D required by August 2013. Current PA RN license or eligibility for PA licensure.  Masters in Nursing. Certification in School Nursing.  Experience as a nurse educator and teaching in distance education required.  Successful performance in an on-campus interview, including teaching demonstration.  Commitment to the education of diverse populations.

Pediatric background.

Graduate and undergraduate transcripts are required for this position.   Please submit them to:


Peggy Shipley, Search Chair
Nursing Department
119 Strain Behavioral Science Building
Slippery Rock University
Slippery Rock, PA 16057


Full consideration will be given to applications received by November 26, 2012.


For complete position description and application procedures please apply online at AA/EOE