Job Overview


About the Job
The University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Nursing invites applications from skilled, enthusiastic, and innovative nurse educators for 1 to 3 clinical faculty positions to teach in undergraduate and graduate nursing programs begin January 8, 2016. All positions require a Wisconsin license as a registered nurse and a graduate degree in nursing; the Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) or PhD in Nursing is strongly preferred. College-level teaching experience is preferred. Two years of clinical health care experience are required. Clinical experience and certification as a Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner are required for Position # 84157. Visit the School of Nursing’s employment page for a complete description of each position:

Responsibilities under Position #84154 include undergraduate course instruction in active learning environments on topics including systematic investigation (research) and organizational influences on nursing practice. Responsibilities under Position #84086 include supervision of scholarly projects undertaken by DNP students and graduate level course instruction related to health program planning, evaluation, and quality improvement. Responsibilities under Position #84157 include course instruction and clinical supervision at the graduate and undergraduate levels in psychiatric-mental health nursing.

School, university and professional service is also expected.

Applying in response to more than one Position # is encouraged if qualified. Applications must be received by November 1, 2015.

Please send – either electronically or via U.S. Mail – a cover letter referencing Position #84086, #84154, and/or #84157, that describes your educational background, clinical and teaching expertise, and reasons for your interest in a clinical faculty position, your current curriculum vitae or resume including at least three professional references from individuals who can evaluate your teaching and scholarship to: Associate Dean Susan J. Zahner, DrPH, RN, 701 Highland Ave., 5226D Signe Skott Cooper Hall, Madison, WI 53705-2202 (phone: 608-263-5282; e-mail: Unless confidentiality is requested in writing, information regarding the names of applicants must be related upon request. Finalists cannot be guaranteed confidentiality.

The School of Nursing will continue screening all candidates after the consideration date until a qualified candidate is chosen for this position and the PVL is filled.

The UW-Madison is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. We promote excellence through diversity and encourage all qualified individuals to apply.