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Family Nurse Practitioner Faculty
Virginia Commonwealth University

Date Posted Jul. 30, 2018
Title Family Nurse Practitioner Faculty
University Virginia Commonwealth University
Department Family Nurse Practitioner
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Richmond, VA
    United States
  • Assistant Professor
    Associate Professor
  • Nursing - Practitioner (all categories)
    Nursing - General

Family Nurse Practitioner Faculty, F59630

We shape the future of nursing through the power of education, discovery and collaboration.

Chief Purpose:
This is 12 month term or tenure-eligible faculty position who serves as clinical faculty for undergraduate and graduate Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP) courses; contributes to curriculum development, implementation, and evaluation; coordinates multiple clinical sections and clinical education sites; develops preceptors and appropriate clinical sites for FNP concentration graduate students; clinically supervises individual FNP students in graduate practica; participates in school governance activities; implements all roles of term or tenure-eligible track faculty (teaching, scholarship and service), and attains annual achievements consistent with rank as well as those that would lead to promotion to a higher rank.


· Licensed or eligible for licensure as a registered nurse in Virginia

· Master’s degree in nursing

· Licensure or eligible for licensure in Virginia as a FNP.

· Currently certified in nursing as an advanced practice nurse

· Experience in a practice role

· Documented effectiveness in collaboration and communication

· Ability to effectively manage details and problem solve in a complex environment

· Demonstrated experience working in and fostering a diverse faculty, staff, and student environment or commitment to do so as a faculty member at VCU


· Doctoral degree (PhD or DNP) in nursing or related field

· Experience in higher education including teaching, simulation instruction, accreditation, program review or assessment

· Record of accomplishments in scholarship and professional service

Responsibilities include:

· Demonstrates commitment to contributing to VCU’s Quest for Distinction (

· Demonstrates an integrated academic life, contributing to the teaching, scholarship and service missions in an urban research-intensive university with an academic health sciences center

· Participates in all aspects of curriculum including teaching in classroom or clinical settings

· Contributes to curriculum development, implementation and evaluation

· Maintains ongoing scholarly contributions to their field such as translation of evidence to practice, presentations or manuscript publications.

· Maintains a commitment to serving the school of nursing, university, profession and community

· Engages faculty, students, and staff to foster a diverse community at VCU

1. Teaching -The faculty member will have teaching assignments in programs at the undergraduate and graduate level.

2. Research (Scholarship) – The faculty member will demonstrate evidence of building scholarship in a focused area of research, efforts to influence clinical practice and will disseminate research and/or practice knowledge through publications and presentations.

3. Service – The faculty member will serve on departmental, school, and university committees as necessary, as well as participate in professional activities.

4. Clinical – The faculty member can maintain a program of active clinical practice in a specialty area.

Application Process/Additional Information:
If interested in this position, please contact LaToya Blizzard, Faculty Affairs Coordinator, School of Nursing at (804) 827-1130 or

Virginia Commonwealth University is an equal opportunity, affirmative action university providing access to education and employment without regard to age, race, color, national origin, gender, religion, sexual orientation, veteran’s status, political affiliation or disability.

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