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Clinical Assistant/Associate Professor, Nursing

Please see Special Instructions for more details.

*This position has been reposted*. You will be required to upload the following: 1) a cover letter discussing education and experience as related to the required and desired qualifications, 2) curriculum vitae, and 3) names and contact information for four (4) professional references. Review of applications will begin January 15, 2018 and continue until finalists are identified.

Position Details

Position Information

Employee Type Faculty
Title Clinical Assistant Professor
Working Title Clinical Assistant/Associate Professor, Nursing
Position Number 120158
College/Area College of Nursing
Hiring Unit College of Nursing
Department Link

College of Nursing

Work Location Vancouver, WA
Zip Code 98686
Summary of Duties

Washington State University Vancouver and the College of Nursing invite applications for researchers and educators. The candidate selected for this position will be on the faculty in the College of Nursing. This position has been reposted and will begin August 16, 2018. Rank dependent upon qualifications.

The program at Washington State University Vancouver offers a: 1) RN to BSN completion program; 2) master of nursing (MN) program with specialization as a population health nurse; and 3) a DNP program with specialization as a Family Nurse Practitioner, Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner, or Population Health Nurse.

We are seeking faculty applicants with clinical expertise and a research focus that will contribute to our strengths in building the scientific knowledge base in the following areas of research: a) behavioral health, b) patient care quality and safety, c) community and public health, and d) educational innovations and outcomes.

Additional Information

WSU Vancouver is an inclusive, innovative, research university dedicated to offering premier undergraduate and graduate educational and research experiences and is located just North of beautiful Vancouver, WA. WSU Vancouver is one of four campuses that comprise Washington State University, Washington’s land-grant university and a Tier 1 research institution. As the only public four-year educational institution in Southwest Washington, WSU Vancouver enjoys extraordinary community support and is committed to developing areas of academic and research excellence that fulfill regional needs. The WSUV currently offers 20 bachelor’s degrees, 9 master’s degrees, and 2 doctoral degrees with more than 100 tenure line faculty. Although currently non-residential, students are increasingly relocating from other regions to attend WSU Vancouver. A personal atmosphere, small classes, and interaction with world-class faculty attract 3,000 students each semester. We expect to serve 6,000 students each semester by 2020. To learn more about the university visit the Washington State University Vancouver website, and visit proseptive faculty to learn about resources for faculty.

Anticipated Start Date 08/16/2018
Tenure Track No
Full-Time/Part-Time Full Time
Appointment Status Temporary
Position Term in Months 9
Monthly Salary Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience
Required Qualifications
  1. A doctoral degree in nursing or related field by date of hire.
  2. Clinical expertise, including eligibility for RN licensure in Washington State.
  3. Demonstrated ability to implement practice-based research studies addressing salient nursing and health care issues.
  4. Demonstrated commitment to diversity and the reduction of health disparities.
Preferred Qualifications
  1. Experience in teaching and advising graduate and/or undergraduate students.
  2. Experience with technology assisted education modalities.
  3. Experience working with diverse populations and/or students.
  4. Eligible for certification as an ARNP (FNP, PMHNP or CNS) and licensure in Washington State and Oregon State.
Background Check Yes

Posting Detail Information

Type of Recruitment Open Recruitment
Posting Open Date 06/05/2017
Screening Begin Date 01/15/2018
Posting Close Date
Open Until Filled (overrides close field) Yes
Special Instructions to Applicants

This position has been reposted. You will be required to upload the following: 1) a cover letter discussing education and experience as related to the required and desired qualifications, 2) curriculum vitae, and 3) names and contact information for four (4) professional references.

Review of applications will begin January 15, 2018 and continue until finalists are identified.

EEO Statement

WASHINGTON STATE UNIVERSITY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY/AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EDUCATOR AND EMPLOYER. Members of ethnic minorities, women, special disabled veterans, veterans of the Vietnam-era, recently separated veterans, and other protected veterans, persons of disability and/or persons age 40 and over are encouraged to apply.

WSU is committed to excellence through diversity and faculty-friendly policy action, including partner accommodation and NSF ADVANCE Institutional Transformation programs (http://www.advance.wsu.edu/).

WSU employs only U.S. citizens and lawfully authorized non-U.S. citizens. All new employees must show employment eligibility verification as required by the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services.

WSU is committed to providing access and reasonable accommodation in its services, programs, activities, education and employment for individuals with disabilities. To request disability accommodation in the application process, contact Human Resource Services: 509-335-4521(v), Washington State TDD Relay Service: Voice Callers: 1-800-833-6384; TDD Callers: 1-800-833-6388, 509-335-1259(f), or hrs@wsu.edu.

Posting Number 20152191F

Posting Supplemental Questions

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Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Reference Contact Info
Optional Documents