The mission of the college is to serve as a national model for transforming the health of rural underserved regions through excellence and innovation in nursing education, leadership, research, scholarship and practice.
East Carolina University College of Nursing is currently seeking applications for a full-time 12 month faculty position to teach MSN and Post-Master's students in the Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse Practitioner concentration. The College of Nursing research emphasis areas are broad and include Quality Improvement. This position reports to the Chair of the Department of Advanced Nursing Practice and Education.
Responsibilities will include: teaching courses in the BSN to MSN Program (Psych NP) and Post Masters certificate option, assisting with clinical evaluation (site visits), academic advising, and participating in collaboration with other disciplines.
Tenure-track or fixed-term position available.
A valid non-restricted North Carolina registered nurse license is required upon employment.
Master's degree in Nursing required.
Qualifying degrees must be received from appropriately accredited institutions.
A minimum of three years of advanced practice clinical experience.
Approval to practice as a nurse practitioner in North Carolina upon employment.
Current national ANCC certification as a Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner.
Scholarship activity, effective oral and written communication skills, and effective interpersonal skills to work with a diverse population of students.
Preferred Education and Experience
PhD preferred for tenure-track at the title/rank of Assistant Professor or higher. Candidates with a DNP may be considered for fixed term at the title/rank of Clinical Assistant Professor or higher. Commitment to complete doctorate upon employment.
Demonstrated experience, credentials, and scholarship in psychiatric mental health nursing (PMH NP).
Teaching experience in online programs.
Desirable characteristics include a program of research and/or quality improvement activities, experience in mentoring students, the ability to work collaboratively with a diverse faculty and student body, and expertise in areas of need (e.g., Psych Mental Health NP).
Special Instructions to Applicants
East Carolina University requires applicants to submit a candidate profile online in order to be considered for the position. In addition to submitting a candidate profile online, please submit online the following required applicant documents: Curriculum Vitae, Letter of Interest, List of Three References (noting contact information).
Additionally, please submit two original letters of reference and original transcript of your highest degree. If the highest degree is not in nursing, send original of highest degree and original of highest degree in nursing to: