Assistant Professor, Department of Nursing, Job Code 685WPU


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Closing Date: Open until filled

The Department of Nursing at William Paterson University invites applications for a full-time tenure track position at the Assistant Professor rank. Clinical expertise as a Nurse Practitioner and/or in Medical Surgical Nursing is required.

Cross-cultural teaching experience at the college level and a commitment to scholarship and service are required. Experience teaching in didactic and clinical settings in undergraduate and graduate programs preferred.

Doctorate required, PhD or EdD preferred. ABDs with assurance of completion of their degree requirements within 1 year of appointment may be considered at the rank of Instructor with promotion to Assistant Professor upon completion of doctoral degree.‚Äč  A Master’s degree in Nursing is also required when the doctorate is not in nursing but in a related field.

William Paterson University is a public institution of higher learning. The University offers more than 250 undergraduate and graduate academic programs which range from liberal arts and sciences to pre-professional and professional programs; it enrolls nearly 11,500 students from across the country and from over 40 nations. The University is situated on a beautiful, 370 acres suburban campus in Wayne, New Jersey, just twenty miles west of New York City.

Applicants should submit a letter of application, CV, and three (3) professional references to Dr. Karen Phillips, Chair, Department of Nursing Appointment Committee at phillipsk116@wpunj.edu. Job Code must be identified in your cover letter. For additional information about the University visit www.wpunj.edu. Priority will be given to applications received by November 1, 2016.



William Paterson University is an equal opportunity employer that actively values and supports diversity among faculty, staff and students. Women, minorities, and members of under-represented groups are encouraged to apply.