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Work among the nation’s best nurse scholars, academics and students during a period of immense growth, change and opportunity in the field and nursing professors are the conduit to prepare nursing’s next generation.

The University of Virginia School of Nursing in Charlottesville, Virginia is deeply committed to developing a community that is inclusive, respectful, and considers diversity to be a key part of our excellence. We seek applicants whose experience, teaching, research, and/or community service has prepared them to contribute to this mission.

The University of Virginia (UVA) School of Nursing invites applications for the developing researcher (tenure track) faculty who wants to join one of the nation’s top nursing programs and who have evidence of an initial funded project of research. Responsibilities will include research, teaching, and service. Developing researchers are usually hired as Assistant Professors and will be expected to teach professional nursing courses to undergraduate and graduate students across a broad range of clinical practice, research, and leadership courses. Service expectations include participating in curriculum and course design committees.

We are pleased to announce the search for a developing researcher (Assistant Professor) who has the following foci: MPH with a focus in Community Health Education and research experience regarding occupational stress and violence.

We are interested in hearing from applicants with evidence of an initial funded program of research.


PhD in nursing or related field by selection date
Emerging program of research
Teaching experience
For nurses, licensure in Virginia by start date

Salary, faculty rank and tenure are commensurate with education, experience and scholarship. Joint appointments are available. UVA offers generous start-up packages, reimbursement for moving expenses and the opportunity to conduct research at one of the nation’s top facilities.

To apply: visit [email protected], job posting # 0622158, . Complete a candidate profile, attach a CV and a cover letter describing your interests, accomplishments in research, education, service and practice. Provide the names and contact information for three professional references.

Questions? Contact: Dr. Barbra Mann Wall, search committee chair: 434-982-3286 or [email protected], or Ms. Susan Loving, Human Resources Generalist: 434-924-8792 or [email protected]

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The University of Virginia is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Women, men, minorities, veterans, persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

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