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Full-Time Faculty Positions

School of Nursing


Full-Time Faculty Positions


Western Kentucky University (WKU) School of Nursing is seeking candidates for full- time (9- month) faculty appointments which will be available Fall 2015 in the Doctorate of Nursing Practice Program.



Licensure as a RN in Kentucky or a compact state is required for nursing faculty members. A Doctorate or Doctoral candidacy is required for appointment in the graduate program. Tenure track placement for all positions requires a Doctorate or ABD status. This position requires certification as a Family Nurse Practitioner.


A letter of interest, resume/CV, and contact information for three professional references including email and phone numbers should be sent electronically to:


Dr. Dawn Garrett-Wright


Chairperson, School of Nursing Search Committee


Review of applications will begin December 1st, 2014 and continue until positions are filled.


Western Kentucky University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, disability, age, religion, or marital status in admission to career and technical education programs and/or activities, or employment practices in accordance with Title VI and VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Title IX of the Educational Amendments of 1972, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, Revised 1992, and the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990.


Persons with disabilities, who need reasonable accommodations to participate in the application and/or selection process, should notify The Office of Equal  Opportunity/Affirmative Action/University ADA Services at (270) 745- 5121, a minimum of five working days in advance.


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