Full-Time, Tenure Track Instructor/Assistant Professor of Mental Health & Medical Surgical Nursing in the Nursing Department - Beginning Fall 2018

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Posting Information

Department to which position will be assigned Nursing Department
Position Title Full-Time, Tenure Track Instructor/Assistant Professor of Mental Health & Medical Surgical Nursing in the Nursing Department - Beginning Fall 2018
Position Type Faculty
Application Deadline Date
Tenure Track No
Full-time / Part-time Full Time
If Part-time, specify percentage
Temporary / Permanent Permanent
Position Number 35011197
Salary or Wage Competitive; commensurate with qualifications/experience
Position Start Date 08/18/2018

Position Summary Information

Job Description

Full-Time, Tenure-Track Instructor/Assistant Professor of Mental Health & Medical Surgical Nursing in the Nursing Department beginning August 2018.


Candidate will be required to teach theory and clinical teaching in the areas of mental health nursing as well as medical-surgical nursing in the undergraduate baccalaureate nursing program. Courses may be face to face or online. If the candidate holds nurse practitioner licensure, assignments may also include online courses as well as clinical supervision for family nurse practitioner students.

Required Qualifications

Candidates must possess a Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) degree, with a doctoral degree required for tenure. Candidate must have clinical experience in mental health nursing as well as medical-surgical nursing.

Pennsylvania RN Licensure required.
CPR for health care providers.
Laboratory testing required by clinical agencies.

Preferred Qualifications

Doctorate degree.
Pennsylvania family nurse practitioner (CRNP) licensure and certification.
Clinical experience as a family nurse practitioner.

Specific Duties

This position may be assigned to perform work at off-campus sites and/or provide instruction through distance education.

Physical Demands
Diversity Statement

Edinboro University is committed to ensuring compliance with all Title IX, the Clery Act, and CampusSaVE requirements in order to provide safe and equitable educational opportunities for all students. Edinboro University is an equal opportunity educational institution and will not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, religion, veteran status, sex and disability in its activities, programs, or employment practices as required by Title VI, Title VII, Title IX, Section 504, ADEA and the ADA. For information regarding civil rights or grievance procedures and for inquiries concerning the application of Title IX and its implementing regulation, contact the Title IX Coordinator, 219 Meadville Street, Edinboro, PA 16444; Phone: (814)732-2167; Email: socialequity@edinboro.edu. Additionally, inquiries concerning Title IX and its implementing regulation can be made to the U.S. Department of Education, Office of Civil Rights, Region III, The Wanamaker Building, 100 Penn Square East – Suite 505, Philadelphia, PA 19107; Phone: (215) 656-6010; Fax: (215) 656-6020.

About EUP

Edinboro University of Pennsylvania, a member of the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education is located 15 miles south of Erie, Pennsylvania. The university is the region’s largest and most comprehensive public institution. The 585-acre campus is a picturesque area, approximately 100 miles from the educational and cultural centers of Cleveland, Pittsburgh and Buffalo.

Special Instructions to Applicants

Preference will be given to applications received by January 22, 2018; and continue until the position is filled.

Offers of employment are contingent upon successful completion of a credential verification and all Act 153 criminal background investigations to include: a report of criminal history information obtained from the Pennsylvania State Police (PSP), clearance from the Pennsylvania Department of Human Services, and the Federal fingerprint-based criminal history report and credential verification. Finalists will be required to complete an interview and/or demonstration. Fluency in English language for final candidates will be assessed. All candidates must furnish proof of eligibility to work in the U.S. upon appointment.

Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * How did you hear about this employment opportunity?
    • Chronicle of Higher Education
    • Chronicle Vitae
    • Edinboro University Website
    • Erie Times News
    • PASSHE website
    • Other PASSHE school
    • Regional newspaper - Cleveland Pittsburgh Buffalo
    • HERC
    • Higher Ed jobs.com
    • the Career Services Office on my campus
    • HBCU Connect
    • Diverse Issues in Higher Education
    • Inside Higher Education
    • Insight into Diversity
    • Diversity publication (not listed)
    • Academic Careers Online
    • Facebook/LinkedIn
    • Monster/Indeed
    • Equal Opportunity Council
    • Other (not listed)
  2. * Please indicate your highest level of education
    • No degree
    • Associate's Degree
    • Bachelor's Degree
    • Master's Degree
    • MFA
    • ABD
    • Ph.D, D.Ed, CsCd, SLP.D, DBA, JD, or other terminal doctoral degree
  3. * Do you possess a current unencumberedCertified Registered Nurse Practitioner (CRNP) license in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania?
    • Yes - I will provide the license number as part of the applications process.
    • No, I do not have CRNP license in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.
  4. * Do you possess a current license to practice as a Registered Nurse (RN)?
    • Yes - I will provide the license number as part of the applications process.
    • No, but I have a current non-newable temporary practice permit.
    • No, I do not have a license to practice as an RN or CRNP.
    • No, but I have a medical degree higher than RN (i.e. Physician)
  5. * I have CPR certification.
    • Yes
    • No

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume or Curriculum Vitae
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Graduate Transcripts (Official required if hired)
Optional Documents
  1. Unofficial Transcripts (copies acceptable initially)
  2. Supplemental Information