Job Overview

The University of Scranton Department of Nursing invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track faculty position available beginning in August 2015 for its expanding programs. The area of specialization is open but candidates must be able to teach in one or more of the programs, which include: baccalaureate degree, family nurse practitioner, nurse anesthesia, and adult-gerontology clinical nurse specialist masters’ degree, and a new doctorate of nursing practice that will be delivered in an executive model format.

Qualifications include a research doctorate in Nursing or a related field. Consideration given to applicants engaged in doctoral studies with completion expected within 2 years. MSN required. Applicants must be eligible for or currently hold licensure to practice nursing in Pennsylvania. National certification in advanced practice nursing preferred. Teaching experience at the graduate level, experience in informatics or experience in management desirable. Rank and salary commensurate with qualifications.

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 February 1, 2015 and will continue until positions are filled.

The University of Scranton is, by tradition and choice, a Catholic and Jesuit University.  The successful candidate will have an understanding of and commitment to the goals of Jesuit education. The University’s mission statement may be found at  The University is committed to developing a diverse faculty, staff, and student body and to modeling an inclusive campus community which values the expression of differences in ways that promote excellence in teaching, learning, personal development and institutional success. In keeping with this commitment, the University welcomes individuals with diverse backgrounds to apply.

The University of Scranton is an EOE/Affirmative Action Employer/Educator. Veterans, minority persons, women and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.