Tenure-Track Faculty Position at University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Nursing

UW-Madison School of Nursing in Wisconsin

Deadline January 09, 2015
Date Posted July 3, 2014
Type Tenured, tenure track
Salary Commensurate with experience
Employment Type Full-time

The University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Nursing invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position (PVL# 80131) to begin July 1, 2015 (anticipated date). The position requires an MS in nursing and PhD in nursing or related field; postdoctoral training is preferred. Eligibility for RN licensure in Wisconsin is required. Visit the School of Nursings employment page for a complete description:  http://www.son.wisc.edu/son-employment.htm

Qualifications: Candidates must demonstrate research and teaching experience. We seek candidates with active programs of research in areas consistent with national nursing, public health nursing, or health care priorities. Experience in an academic health center environment is strongly preferred. For appointments at the rank of associate or full professor, credentials must correspond with those of the tenured faculty position at the University of WisconsinMadison.

Principal duties: A full range of research, teaching, and service commensurate with the tenure-track position is required. A fundable research program is expected. Responsibilities include teaching in the graduate and/or undergraduate nursing programs as well as involvement in continuing education activities; graduate student advising and research mentoring of PhD students; and serving on school and university committees, commensurate with appointment. Qualified candidates will be regional or national leaders in their area of expertise.

Applications—mailed or electronically submitted—must be received by January 9, 2015

To apply, please send a) a cover letter referencing PVL #80131, b) current curriculum vitae, c) three publications, and d) three letters of reference from individuals who can evaluate your teaching and research to:  Susan J. Zahner, DrPH, RN, FAAN, Associate Dean for Academic Affairs, K6/232 Clinical Science Center, 600 Highland Ave., Madison, WI 53792-2455 (phone: 608-263-6945; e-mail: sjzahner@wisc.edu). Unless confidentiality is requested in writing, information regarding the names of applicants must be released upon request. Finalists cannot be guaranteed confidentiality.


The University of WisconsinMadison is strongly committed to diversity and welcomes applications from all qualified individuals. The School of Nursing will continue screening all candidates after consideration date until a qualified candidate is chosen for this position.


The University of WisconsinMadison is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. We promote excellence through diversity and encourage all qualified individuals to apply.