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Professor- Adult- medical surgical nursing


Tenure track position with focus on Adult Medical-Surgical Nursing for teaching and advising in the undergraduate (BSN) program with rank to be determined. Opportunities to teach in the nursing graduate programs may also be available.


Earned doctorate in Nursing or closely related discipline. May consider candidates with Masters in Nursing currently enrolled in an accredited doctoral program. Must be licensed or have eligibility to be licensed as a Registered Nurse in the State of Washington. Men and people of color are especially encouraged to apply.

Successful candidates will demonstrate:

  • A commitment to excellence in teaching and scholarship
  • Skill in utilizing a variety of teaching methods and collaborative active learning
  • Creative classroom and clinical teaching informed by evidence-based practice
  • Engaged advising /mentoring of students in coursework and professional endeavors
  • Active engagement in Curriculum and Program development
  • Participation in program review and accreditation reporting
  • Participation in faculty governance
  • Commitment to high professional standards
  • Excellent interpersonal, organization and communication skills


Regular nine-month academic appointment with teaching responsibility of approximately 33 academic quarter credits in addition to research, scholarly projects, and clinical supervision responsibilities. The candidate will be expected to share in student advising and actively participate in school and university affairs.


Compensation is commensurate with education and experience. Benefits include health, dental, disability and life insurance, tuition discount, as well as retirement programs. A moving allowance may be provided.


Lorie Wild, PhD, RN, NEA-BC
Dean School of Health Sciences
Seattle Pacific University
(206) 281-2608