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ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR IN PSYCHIATRIC-MENTAL HEALTH NURSE PRACTITIONER

Faculty Posting Date: September 16, 2016

To Apply: apply.interfolio.com/37766

The SON is currently seeking a nurse faculty, for a 9-month, tenure or non-tenure track, assistant or associate professor position as a Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner to begin August 2017. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to teach across multiple levels of the curriculum.The Duquesne University School of Nursing (SON) is a nationally recognized pioneer in nursing education. Our nursing faculty is dedicated to creating an educational environment grounded in the practice of ethical, holistic, and culturally competent care for vulnerable populations.

Duquesne University is Catholic in mission and ecumenical in spirit. Its Mission Statement commits the University to "serving God by serving students - through commitment to excellence in liberal and professional education, through profound concern for moral and spiritual values, through the maintenance of an ecumenical atmosphere open to diversity, and through service to the Church, the community, the nation and the world." Applicants for this position should describe how they might support and contribute to this mission.

Required Qualifications:

  • Ph.D. or DNP
  • Experience and certification as a Psychiatric/Mental Health nurse Practitioner in Advanced Practice

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Successful teaching experience at the university or college level, including online instruction
  • Demonstrated commitment to the profession as evidenced in record of professional leadership or public service, and scholarship
  • Certification in advanced practice as a Psychiatric NP

Application Instructions:

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.

Duquesne University uses Interfolio to collect all faculty job applications electronically. Please submit a letter of intent that addresses the reasons for applying to the position, a personal philosophy of teaching, and a statement on scholarship, curriculum vita, and a list of three references complete with telephone and email contact information to: http://apply.interfolio.com/37766. To learn more about Duquesne University and the School of Nursing, visit: www.duq.edu/nursing. Screening of applicants will commence immediately and will continue until the position is filled.


Duquesne University was founded in 1878 by its sponsoring religious community, the Congregation of the Holy Spirit. Duquesne University is Catholic in mission and ecumenical in spirit. Motivated by its Catholic identity, Duquesne values equality of opportunity both as an educational institution and as an employer.