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Open Faculty Positions

The University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing seeks to recruit faculty with the greatest potential to contribute to the health of the public. 

Expertise in promoting the health of diverse populations and in managing complex care needs are our overarching priorities. We seek candidates who exemplify team science, and who value knowledge translation to advance clinical care and health policy change.

How to Apply:

If interested in the following positions, please click on the specific position link and follow the prompts for applying.

The University of Pennsylvania is an EOE. Minorities / Men / Individuals with disabilities / Protected Veterans are encouraged to apply.

Apply for Open Positions:

Standing Faculty: Tenure Track and Clinician-Educator
We invite PhD prepared individuals to apply to the standing faculty (tenure track and clinician educator) at junior and senior ranks. Postdoctoral training or academic experience is preferred. Rank and salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. To apply, please click on the link above and contact our office.

Associated Faculty: Research and Practice
We invite PhD prepared individuals to apply to the research track (associated faculty) and doctorally prepared individuals to apply to the practice track (associated faculty) at junior and senior ranks. Postdoctoral training or academic experience is preferred. Rank and salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. To apply, please click on the link above and contact our office.

Clinical and Classroom Teaching Positions
​We invite individuals with a master’s degree in nursing and a current Pennsylvania nursing licensure to apply for clinical and classroom teaching positions. Relevant clinical experience is required; teaching experience is preferred. Penn Nursing is always seeking highly-qualified applicants. To apply, please click on the link above and follow the instructions provided.

Standing Faculty: Senior Clinician-Educator
 In partnership with the Perelman School of Medicine, the School of Nursing has an exciting opportunity for a Clinician-Educator position blending clinical and research expertise and leadership in an interdisciplinary research center (http://www.itmat.upenn.edu). The Institute for Translational Medicine and Therapeutics (ITMAT) at the Perelman School of Medicine supports research at the interface of basic and clinical research focusing on developing new and safer medicines. ITMAT includes faculty, basic research space, and the Center for Human Phenomic Science (CHPS).

We are seeking a candidate with a proven record in research leadership with an interdisciplinary team or center for a senior Standing Faculty Clinician-Educator position. The practice component will be defined by engagement in the research endeavor, identification of research projects, development of education programs, and nursing research leadership in the Center. The candidate will also hold a research portfolio focused on precision science and be committed to working in an emerging interdisciplinary, health system research center that probes the mechanisms of disease, drug action and human physiology.

We invite PhD prepared individuals to apply to the standing faculty (clinician-educator) at the senior rank. Postdoctoral training or academic experience is expected. Rank and salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Applications are also being sought for postdoctoral research fellows in the areas of: Health Outcomes and Policy, Injury Research, Sleep Research, Transitions and Aging, and the Provost’s Distinguished Postdoctoral Fellowship for Diversity.