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We’re not shy about our belief that the School of Nursing has some of the best faculty and staff in the nation.

Accordingly, our research, scholarship and publications are shaping national nursing thinking and practice — and the health care industry at large.

We work in one of the best nursing schools in the country and are at the heart of the University of Virginia, ranked #2 among the nation’s public universities. Renowned for its growth, optimism, and advocacy, we consistently deliver opportunities for career advancement and satisfaction.

Become part of our community. Search Jobs@UVA for our open faculty and staff positions.

A healthy - and green! - work environment

  • Civility first
    A consistent, seasoned focus on maintaining a healthy work environment, with meaningful opportunities to collaborate with and recognize peers
  • No weekend emails
    Hearty resolve to respect boundaries between professional and personal time
  • Team science and approach
    Interprofessional science and education with colleagues from across the educational spectrum
  • Kindness, from the top down
    Under the leadership of a dynamic dean, a civil, collegial environment of diverse thinkers, scholars and support staff
  • Fiercely proud
    A generous, involved, loyal alumni base more than 11,000 strong, with more than $50 million in private donations raised since 2008
  • Environmentally responsible
    Proud to the only school at UVA to earn a silver award from the Green Workplace Program, a group that champions sustainability, energy conservation and financial savings

Current Job Openings

Faculty Positions

General Faculty Nursing, Open Rank

The School of Nursing at the University of Virginia is seeking applicants for an open rank general faculty position for a board certified Family Nurse Practitioner. 
A DNP in nursing is required. Demonstrated strong clinical experience and extensive experience as a Family Nurse Practitioner is required.  This is not a tenure-track position.

Open Rank in Pediatric Nursing, Tenure Track

The School of Nursing at the University of Virginia is seeking stellar candidates for an open-rank, tenure-track faculty position in Pediatric Nursing, specifically Acute, Chronic or Critical Care.

Open Rank in Pediatric Nursing, General Faculty

The School of Nursing at the University of Virginia is seeking a stellar candidate for an open-rank, non-tenure-track faculty position in Pediatrics, specifically Acute, Chronic or Critical Care.

Assistant/Associate Professor of Nursing

The UVA School of Nursing invites applications for an Assistant or Associate Professor, with a focus in health disparities and/or health equity.  This is a tenure-track position.

Associate/Full Professor of Nursing

The School of Nursing at the University of Virginia is seeking candidates for a tenured Associate or Full Professor position.  The School of Nursing currently has openings for highly qualified, tenured established researchers who have the following foci: Health Disparities, Psychiatric-Mental Health Nursing, Data Science/Informatics, Genetics, and Autism.

Research Associate in Nursing

Post-Doctoral Research Associate position is designed for an emerging scholar committed to a research career in the field of pediatric, neonatal, maternal-child or family health research. This is a two-year position, and it is not a tenure-track position.

Staff Positions

Center Manager, Eleanor Crowder Bjoring Center for Nursing Historical Inquiry (Part-time)

The UVA School of Nursing seeks a Center Manager for the Eleanor Crowder Bjoring Center for Nursing Historical Inquiry (ECBCNHI).  The Center Manager serves as the organizational point person, and manages the day to day operations of the center.

Grants and Contracts Specialist

The UVA School of Nursing seeks highly qualified applicants for a Grant and Contract Assistant to assist the school in achieving national prominence in its faculty and graduate student research program.

Simulation Specialist

The Simulation Technology Specialist supports the daily operations of the Simulation Center, provides technical and administrative coordination, and maintains documentation and resources.


The University of Virginia is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.