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School of Nursing

We welcome you to apply for the following faculty appointments:

FULL-TIME NURSING FACULTY -  (2) Positions Available

Job Posting Date:  October 2, 2015

Start Date:  January 4, 2016

To Apply:

The School of Nursing is a widely recognized pioneer in nursing education, having created Pennsylvania's first B.S.N. program in 1937 and the nation's first online nursing Ph.D. program in 1997. Today, our school is recognized by the National League for Nursing as a Center of Excellence, and our graduate program has been ranked nationally by US News & World Report. Our nursing faculty is dedicated to creating an educational environment grounded in the practice of ethical, holistic, and culturally competent care for vulnerable populations. To learn more about Duquesne University and the School of nursing, visit:

Due to unprecedented growth, the School of Nursing (SON) is currently seeking two Full-Time Faculty, for a 9-month, tenure or non-tenure track, assistant or associate professor position starting January 2016. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to teach across multiple levels of the curriculum.

Required Qualifications:
• PhD or DNP, MSN will be considered
• Clinical Expertise in Adult Health, Critical Care, Psychiatric/Mental Health, or Gerontology
• Tenure Track candidates must present a record of effective teaching and a program or research

Preferred Qualifications:
• PhD in Nursing
• Preference will be given to the candidate with successful teaching experience at the university or college level - to include online instruction
• Demonstrated commitment to the profession as evidenced in record of professional leadership or public service, and scholarship

Duquesne University is committed to attracting, retaining and developing a diverse faculty that reflects contemporary society, serves our academic mission and enriches our campus community. As a charter member of the Ohio, Western PA and West Virginia Higher Education Recruitment Consortium (HERC), we encourage applications from members of underrepresented groups and support dual-career couples. Motivated by its Catholic and Spiritan identity, Duquesne values equality of opportunity both as an educational institution and as an employer. Founded in 1878 by its sponsoring religious community, the Congregation of the Holy Spirit, Duquesne University is Catholic in mission and ecumenical in spirit. Its Mission Statement commits the University to "serving God by serving students." Applicants for this position should describe how they might support and contribute to this mission.

To Apply:
Duquesne University uses Interfolio to collect all faculty job applications electronically. Please submit a letter of intent that describing your interest in the position, a curriculum vitae, a personal philosophy of teaching, a statement on scholarship, and contact information for three confidential references to Priority will be given to applications received by October 30, 2015.