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Job Overview

The VCU School of Nursing is now accepting applications for a full-time Clinical Faculty member in the Department of Adult Health and Nursing Systems.  This position is a 12-month collateral (non-tenure eligible) appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor.  The chief purpose of the position is to provide teaching expertise in the undergraduate program with a particular focus in the care of adults.  This position will be the primary faculty for NURS 325, Nursing of Adults.  The content of this course is complex and broad in scope; the course provides foundational content for much of nursing practice.  To effectively implement this course, the incumbent must be a highly skilled nurse educator with clinical expertise and knowledge of simulation and interprofessional education.  Salary is commensurate with experience and preparation.
·         Licensed or eligible for licensure as a registered nurse in Virginia
·         Master’s degree in nursing or nursing education
·         Clinical expertise and recent clinical experience in acute care, inpatient nursing
·         Demonstrated effectiveness as nurse educator in clinical and classroom settings
·         Demonstrated effectiveness in planning, implementing and evaluating clinical simulation activities
·         Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively and to work cooperatively with others
·         Demonstrated ability to organize and coordinate complex tasks
·         Demonstrated ability to work independently and respond effectively to feedback
·         Demonstrated experience working in and fostering a diverse faculty, staff, and student environment or commitment to do so as a faculty member at VCU
·         Doctoral degree, preferred
·         Certification in area of graduate concentration, preferred
Virginia Commonwealth University is an urban, high research institution with a richly diverse university community. The VCU School of Nursing was established in 1893 and offers Doctoral, Master’s and Baccalaureate degree programs. The School is ranked nationally in NIH funding and houses a NINR-sponsored Center of Excellence, establishing a mature environment of sustainable biobehavioral research in symptom management that is clinically focused and interdisciplinary in nature.  The faculty of the Department of Adult Health and Nursing systems is united to advance the physical and mental health of adults across the lifespan with emphasis on the dynamic interactions among individuals, groups, and health care systems.  For more information about our school and what a career with a national leader can offer please visit our website at
Please forward a letter of interest, curriculum vitae and the names and addresses of three professional references to Human Resources Administrator, VCU School of Nursing, P.O. Box 980567, Richmond, Virginia 23298-0567. Detailed information about this position and all of our current openings can be found at
Virginia Commonwealth University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action university,  providing access to education and employment without regard to age, race, color, national origin, gender, religion, sexual orientation, veteran’s status, political affiliation or disability.