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Nursing faculty positions

The Department of Nursing at James Madison University (JMU) is pleased to announce the expansion of our BSN program and the initiation of our Doctor of Nursing Practice program.  We invite applications for faculty positions in the Adult Nurse Practitioner Program (0405057), Psychiatric Nursing (0405058), Pediatric Nursing (0405059), Adult Health Nursing - Clinical (0405060) and Adult Health Nursing – 2 positions (0405061) beginning August 2013. JMU is a comprehensive state university offering 69 undergraduate programs, 31 master’s programs and 7 doctoral programs to more than 19,000 students. Located in the scenic Shenandoah Valley, 2 hours from both Washington D.C. and Richmond, VA, JMU continues to be recognized by the U.S. News and World Report as the finest master’s level public university in the South and one of the top three universities among private and public universities. The Department of Nursing enjoys many opportunities for interdisciplinary and community partnerships. For more information, visit

Duties and responsibilities for all positions include clinical and classroom and practicum at the MSN and possibly BSN and DNP program levels; professional, departmental and university service and scholarship are additional expectations. 9/10 month tenure track position at rank of Assistant or Associate Professor (with doctorate) or 9/10 month rotating term clinical appointment as Lecturer or Instructor rank for faculty with MSN degree.

Qualifications for all positions include three or more years of clinical practice experience. MSN is required. Certification as an Adult Nurse Practitioner is required for the Adult Nurse Practitioner position. Doctorate and certification in area of specialty strongly preferred.  Other requirements include RN registration and eligibility for Virginia license.  Rank and salary shall be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

To view a full posting of the positions visit and reference posting numbers listed above. 

For additional information, please contact:

Dr. Linda Sobel, Search Director
Department of Nursing
MSC 4305
James Madison University
Harrisonburg, VA 22807

James Madison University is committed to a diverse and inclusive community and to maintaining a work and educational environment that is free of all forms of discrimination. This institution does not tolerate discrimination or harassment on the basis of age, color, disability, genetic information, national origin, parental status, political affiliation, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation or veteran status. Anyone having questions concerning discrimination should contact the Office for Equal Opportunity: (540) 568-6991.

posted may 2013