Tenure Track/Non-Tenure Track Registered Nurse – BS Program

Vacancy #12F077
Position #TBD

The University of North Carolina Wilmington (UNC Wilmington) invites applications for full-time faculty in the School of Nursing. The School of Nursing (SON) offers NLNAC and CCNE accredited undergraduate and graduate degree programs in Nursing and a non-nursing Bachelor of Science degree in Clinical Research. Located in southeastern North Carolina within minutes of the Atlantic Ocean, UNC Wilmington is one of 16 constituent campuses of the University of North Carolina. The university offers more than 70 undergraduate and more than 30 graduate degree programs, including doctoral programs in marine biology and educational leadership, to nearly 12,000 students. Ranked among the top 10 public master’s institutions in the South by U.S.News and World Report for the past 10 years, UNC Wilmington is an active learning community that is committed to excellence in teaching, research, and service.

RESPONSIBILITIES:  A full-time faculty position is available teaching in the fully online RN-BS program. Faculty responsibilities include teaching, facilitating precepted clinical instruction, advising students, as well as engaging in a program of scholarship. Faculty are also expected to come to campus for course, program and school meetings.

QUALIFICATIONS:  A Master’s degree in nursing is required, PhD/DNP preferred. The applicant must be a registered nurse with a minimum of three years in clinical practice and eligible for North Carolina licensure.  Preference is given to applicants with teaching experience in a RN-BS program and on-line instruction. The applicant must be a registered nurse with a minimum of three years in clinical practice and eligible for North Carolina licensure.  

SALARY:  Commensurate with experience and qualifications.

TO APPLY:  Please complete the online application process available on the Web at A letter of application, curriculum vitae, and contact information for three professional references should be addressed to Dr. Ruthanne Kuiper, Department Chair, and attached to the online application – not emailed or mailed. Microsoft Word or Adobe PDF attachments are specifically preferred. For questions regarding the online application process, contact Debra Simpson at (910) 962-3784. Under North Carolina law, applications and related materials are confidential personnel documents and not subject to public release. Priority consideration will be given to applications received by October 12, 2012 (extended from original priority date of August 15), but applications will be accepted until the positions are filled.

UNCW actively fosters a diverse and inclusive working and learning environment and is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified men and women from all racial, ethnic, or other minority groups are strongly encouraged to apply.


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