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Non-Tenure Track/Tenure Track Positions

Seattle University College of Nursing invites applications from doctorally prepared faculty, including APRNs, for Non-Tenure Track (Instructor/Lecturer) and Tenure Track (Assistant, Associate, and Full Professor) positions in our BSN, MSN, and DNP programs to begin September 2014.

We seek outstanding teachers for our nationally-recognized College of Nursing, in one or more of the following areas: Psychiatric-Mental Health Nursing; Pediatric and/or Family Nursing; Obstetrics and/or Midwifery; or Adult Health and/or Gerontological Nursing.

Candidates must demonstrate a commitment to diversity and the University's mission, vision and values. The College emphasizes service to vulnerable populations both locally and abroad within an environment dedicated to social justice and formation for leadership. The faculty is committed to producing the highest quality nurses both at the undergraduate and graduate levels. The nationally respected neighboring health and research institutions offer opportunities for collaborative efforts and other on-campus departments are eager to engage in interdisciplinary work.  Additional information is available at

Assistant, Associate and Full Professor responsibilities include teaching, research/scholarship and College and University service.  Instructor/Lecturer responsibilities include teaching and service to the College and University. 

reuired qualifications

Required for all positions: Doctorate in Nursing, or a Masters degree in Nursing with a PhD in a related field; eligible for Washington State Nurse licensure. Nurse Practitioner applicants must have at least 3 years of advanced practice experience, and be eligible for Washington State Nursing licensure as an Advanced Practice Registered Nurse. Salary will be commensurate with experience and qualifications.

Seattle University, founded in 1891, is a Jesuit Catholic university located on 48 acres on Seattle’s Capitol Hill.  More than 7,700 students are enrolled in undergraduate and graduate programs within eight schools.  U.S. News and World Report’s “Best Colleges 2013” ranks Seattle University among the top 10 universities in the West that offer a full range of masters and undergraduate programs.  Seattle University is an equal opportunity employer.

In support of its pursuit of academic and scholarly excellence, Seattle University is committed to creating a diverse community of students, faculty and staff that is dedicated to the fundamental principles of equal opportunity and treatment in education and employment regardless of age, color, disability, gender identity, national origin, political ideology, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran status. The university encourages applications from, and nominations of, individuals whose differing backgrounds, beliefs, ideas and life experiences will further enrich the diversity of its educational community.

Submit applications at, including cover letter of interest in either tenure-track or non-tenure track position, Curriculum Vitae/Resume, and the names and contact information of three references. In addition, submit three separate statements regarding your 1) teaching philosophy, 2) research plan, and 3) how you envision your contribution to the Seattle University mission. Applications review begins January 15, 2014. Positions open until filled.


posted january 2014