Family Nurse Practitioner Faculty – Assistant Professor

The University of Maryland School of Nursing (UMSON), Department of Family and Community Health is currently recruiting for a full-time doctoral-prepared, board certified Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP) to participate in the clinical and didactic education of graduate students, maintain an active clinical practice, and recruit preceptors and sites with a focus on military-based facilities that serve active and prior military service members and their families. 

UMSON enrolls more than 1,700 students in its baccalaureate, master's, and doctoral programs and is ranked 11th among all schools of nursing in the nation. UMSON is part of the University of Maryland graduate professional campus that also includes the schools of medicine, dentistry, social work, pharmacy, and law and is one of the fastest growing biomedical research centers in the nation. The unique composition of the campus enables health professionals to address clinical care, public policy, and social issues through multidisciplinary research, scholarship, and community action. Its location in the Baltimore-Washington, D.C.-Annapolis triangle maximizes opportunities for collaboration with government agencies, health care institutions, and life science industries.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Develop, teach, organize, and evaluate courses and precepted experiences for DNP and master’s students
  • Advise and mentor FNP students
  • Participate in a program of scholarship
  • Maintain practice in primary care
  • Participate in faculty governance

Qualifications:

  • FNP board certification required
  • Master’s degree in nursing required; doctoral degree in nursing or a related field required
  • Current license to practice nursing in Maryland required
  • Experience as an FNP required; extensive pediatric primary care experience preferred
  • Prior academic experience required

Applicants should submit a letter of interest and CV to:

Karen Kauffman, PhD, CRNP-BC
Chair, Department of Family and Community Health
c/o Katherine Simmons
University of Maryland School of Nursing
655 West Lombard Street, Room 500
Baltimore, MD 21201

The University of Maryland is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/ADA Employer.