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  • Kindness, from the top down
    An award-winning 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
  • Fiercely proud
    A generous, involved, loyal alumni base more than 11,000 strong, with more than $55 million in private donations raised since 2008
  • Environmentally responsible
    Proud to be 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

Clinical Instructor, Obstetrics

The University of Virginia School of Nursing seeks an experienced clinical instructor with a background in obstetrics nursing for a part time, tenure-ineligible clinical instructor. The start date of this position is the Spring, 2021 semester.

We seek applicants whose experience, teaching, research, and/or community service has prepared them to substantially contribute to this mission. We welcome, in particular, applicants from groups who have been historically underrepresented in nursing, including racial and ethnic minorities, LGBTQ+, veterans, people with disabilities, and men.

​Applicants must possess a Master’s Degree in Nursing, with two years of previous experience in obstetrics. Candidates must have or be eligible for Licensure in Virginia and will be required to obtain a license by the start date of the position. Preference will be given to applicants with a DNP or PhD in Nursing. Applicants with an obstetrics/maternal-child health certification are strongly encourage to apply. Five or more years of teaching or mentoring in an obstetrics/maternal-child health higher education setting is strongly preferred.

Duties include:  Supervising pre-licensure nursing students in a clinical setting (practicum/seminar).

This is a part time 20 hour per week, 9-month term limited three-year appointment.

An official offer of employment is contingent on a successful background check and completion of a medical screening as set by the University of Virginia Health System.

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Assistant Professor, General Faculty (RN – BSN Program – hybrid format - Fairfax location)

The School of Nursing at the University of Virginia is seeking applicants for a newly created Assistant Professor of Nursing, General Faculty position. This 9 month position will teach courses in the RN-to-BSN nursing program that are offered in a hybrid format with face-to-face and online learning in 3 sites. The position is based primarily in Fairfax, VA but the incumbent will be required to travel routinely to Charlottesville for professional activities, and other duties as assigned. Working among the nation's best nurse scholars, academics and students, the incumbents will prepare the next generation of nurses.

A DNP, or PhD in nursing or terminal degree in related field and experience in nursing and/or certification in online or hybrid teaching modalities is required.  Licensure in Virginia by the start date of the position is required. A commitment to education of diverse and vulnerable populations is essential, as is the ability to be flexible, prioritize, organized, and responsive to the health needs of the community.  Applicants must possess a valid Driver’s License. Preference will be given to applicants with experience working with adult learners. Additionally, experience in teaching adult learners from underrepresented minority (URM) populations and understanding of unique learning challenges faced by these populations is highly desired. Applicants with experience teaching within a University are highly encouraged to apply.

This position is primarily based in Fairfax, Virginia.

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Clinical Instructor

We seek experienced educators with strong clinical experience in the specialty areas of pediatrics, obstetrics, psychiatric-mental health and community/public health, general medical or surgical specialty. Three years clinical teaching experience is preferred in one of the specialty clinical areas mentioned. Responsibilities potentially include classroom lecturing but primarily will require the direct supervision of students in the clinical setting, along with evaluation of required written work. Candidates must have a strong commitment to teaching and mentorship.

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The UVA School of Nursing has been actively engaged in IDEA, our Inclusion, Diversity and Excellence Achievement initiative. We are deeply committed to developing a community that is inclusive, respectful, and considers diversity to be a key part of our excellence. We seek applicants whose experience, teaching, research and/or community service has prepared them to substantially contribute to this mission. We welcome, in particular, applicants from groups who have been historically underrepresented in nursing, including racial and ethnic minorities, LGBTQ+, veterans, people with disabilities and men.