George Washington University

The George Washington University (GW) School of Nursing (SON) faculty members and students are engaged in a wide spectrum of research activities, studying health, health care workforce, nursing education and the delivery of care in hospitals. SON invites applications for a Senior Nurse Researcher to join this dynamic and emerging team of nurse scientists in a position slated to begin as early as Spring 2018.

The successful candidate will make significant contributions by publishing high impact research, obtaining external research funding, teaching courses in the School of Nursing’s planned PhD program, and mentoring graduate students in research.

Applicants must have at time of application: (1) A PhD in nursing, public health, public policy or a related field; (2) a nursing degree (any level); (3) an established body of scholarship as evidenced by peer-reviewed publications and NIH funded grants in the area; (4) experience working with/teaching diverse groups/diverse students.

To apply, please complete an online faculty application at and upload the following: (1) a cover letter outlining qualifications and research interests, (2) a CV, (3) two recent teaching evaluations, (4) copies of two recent key publications or writing samples and (5) contact information for 3 references. Cover letters should be addressed to Pamela Jeffries, Dean, GW School of Nursing. Review of applications will begin on November 3, 2017 and continue until position is filled. Only complete applications will be considered.

The university is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer that does not unlawfully discriminate in any of its programs or activities on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or on any other basis prohibited by applicable law.

Employment offers are contingent on the satisfactory outcome of a standard background screening.

All faculty hiring decisions will be contingent upon final approval by the Provost.