Special Purpose Faculty

Radford University School of Nursing

School of Nursing Faculty

Radford University invites applications for a special purpose 9 month position, instructor/assistant professor in the School of Nursing. Responsibilities include teaching, and service with expectations of recent clinical practice. Required qualifications include A Master of Science in Nursing; Applicants must hold or be eligible for unencumbered licensure in the state of Virginia. Education, experience, certification, and desire to teach in medical surgical, pediatrics, or psychiatric mental health classroom and clinicals in the undergraduate and graduate programs.  Preference will be given to those with prior teaching experience in the classroom and clinical practice setting.  Doctorate in Nursing preferred.

Salary and benefits are competitive and commensurate with qualifications and experience. Applicants must provide a letter of application, current vita, and contact information including phone and email addresses for three professional references. Successful candidates will be required to provide official transcripts. Apply online at
http://jobs.radford.edu/postings/7659.  Candidates are expected to refrain from calling the School of Nursing. Consideration of applicants will begin August 16, 2019 and will continue until the position is filled.

Nestled in the New River Valley in the Blue Ridge Mountains, 40 miles from Roanoke, Radford University is a co-educational, comprehensive midsize public university. Radford is a student-focused institution offering more than 150 outstanding undergraduate and graduate programs preparing approximately 9,500 students to become successful and productive leaders in the community.  Recognized as one of the 75 “Best Value Colleges for 2013” by the Princeton Review and ranked #32 in “Best Regional Universities (South)” in the 2014 edition of US News and World Report, Radford prides itself on its strong commitment to teaching and research.  Please visit the Radford website at http://www.radford.edu.

Radford University is an EO/AA employer committed to diversity.  All new hires to Radford University will be subject to E-Verify beginning June 1, 2011.  E-Verify is administered by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, USCIS-Verification Division, and the Social Security Administration and allows participating employers to electronically verify employment eligibility.


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