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Vice Chair/Program Director and Tenure Track Faculty
University of Vermont

Date Posted Nov. 12, 2019
Title Vice Chair/Program Director and Tenure Track Faculty
University University of Vermont
Burlington, VT, United States
Department Nursing
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date August 2020
  • Associate Professor
    Associate/Assistant Director
    Assistant Professor
  • Nursing - Psychiatric
    Nursing - Practitioner (all categories)
    Nursing - Administration
    Nursing - General

The University of Vermont College of Nursing and Health Sciences is seeking a dynamic and committed Vice Chair/Program Director for Graduate Studies and tenure track faculty.

The position for Vice Chair Program Director is a 10 month position, with an appointment at the rank of clinical associate or full professor, depending on qualifications. We seek a person who can advance our vision for preparing highly qualified health professionals, support the health of the population and contribute to new knowledge. Qualifications require a doctoral degree and experience with graduate nursing programs. The ideal candidate will have clinical expertise as a nurse practitioner in her/his specialty area as well as significant experience with curriculum development for DNP and CNL programs.

The tenure track position is a 9 month position, with an appointment at the rank of assistant or associate professor, depending on qualifications. An ideal candidate will have a PhD in nursing or related field, eligibility for Vermont licensure, demonstrated research skills and competence in area of interest. The Department is particularly interested in candidates with expertise in psychiatric and mental health and population health. Primary responsibilities include research, grantsmanship, teaching, student advising, and service to the University.

All positions begin in August of 2020. Candidates must display a commitment to diversity and inclusion. Prospective candidates should apply online at and search for the position using the department name (Nursing). For more information contact: Dr. Jennifer Laurent, PhD, FNP, Email:, Phone: 802.656.3024.

  • The University of Vermont is especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and inclusive excellence of the academic community through their teaching, service and research, scholarship or creative arts. We are an educationally purposeful community seeking to prepare students to be accountable leaders in a diverse and changing world. Members of the University of Vermont community embrace and advance the values of Our Common Ground: Respect, Integrity, Innovation, Openness, Justice and Responsibility. The successful candidate will demonstrate a strong commitment to the ideals of accessibility, inclusiveness, and academic excellence as reflected in the tenets of Our Common Ground.

    The University of Vermont is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other category legally protected by federal or state law.

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Contact Information

  • Kevin Perry
    University of Vermont
    106 Carrigan Drive
    Rowell 216
    Burlington, VT 05405
  • 802-656-9035


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