## Posting Summary:
**THIS POSITION IS LOCATED IN WISE, VIRGINIA**
The University of Virginia's College at Wise, a division of the University of Virginia, invites applications for the Thurston H. Strunk Endowed Chair in Nursing. The University of Virginia's College at Wise is a nationally ranked four year undergraduate public liberal arts college located in the mountains of southwestern Virginia. The successful candidate must have a Ph. D. in nursing and an established record of scholarship and experience in nursing education. The College seeks an experienced educator with a record of scholarship appropriate for a tenured appointment. Appointment to this tenure track position will be at a level commensurate with experience. The Chair offers a reduced teaching load, discretionary research funds, and competitive salary and benefits.
To apply, please visit www. jobs. virginia. edu and search for posting #0617054. Complete a candidate profile, attaching a current cv/resume, cover letter, unofficial transcripts and contact information for three references. For more information, visit our web page at http://www. uvawise. edu or contact Stephanie Perry at sdh9y@uvawise. edu or call 276-328-0240.
UVa-Wise is committed to helping the campus community provide for their own safety and security. Information on campus security and personal safety, including alerts, crime prevention tips and crime statistics may be found at www. wise. virginia. edu/campuspolice. UVa-Wise is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer committed to excellence through diversity. Women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
## University Leadership Characteristics:
*For Thomas Jefferson, learning was an integral part of life. The "academical village" is based on the assumption that the life of the mind is a pursuit for all participants in the University, that learning is a lifelong and shared process, and that interaction between scholars and students enlivens the pursuit of knowledge. *
University Human Resources strives to identify applicants who will contribute as high potential employees, leaders and managers. We employ individuals who foster and promote the University mission and purpose. Successful candidates exemplify Uncommon Integrity; they are honest, trusted, team-oriented and live the core values of the University. These candidates display Great Judgment, by practicing evidence-based decision-making. They are Strategically Focused by contributing to and achieving department goals and vision. They set high performance standards and hold themselves accountable by Aggressively Executing these standards. These employees also develop a Deep Passion for the University and the impact it has on students, faculty, alumni and community. Successful candidates identify their personal career goals and development opportunities. They contribute to team success by Leading Talent through individual efforts.
## Required Applicant Documents:
CV / Resume
Contact information for 3 References - name, email, phone
Unofficial Transcript (Faculty Only)
## Employment Conditions for Faculty
U. Va. will perform background checks including receipt of official transcripts from the institution granting the highest degree for all new faculty hires prior to making a final offer of employment.
## EO/AA Statement:
The University of Virginia is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
*Rank:* Open Rank
*Department:* UVa's College at Wise
*Academic Year for Position? (e. g. 2015):* 2016
*Is this position funded in whole or in part by the American Recovery & Reinvestment Act (Stimulus Package)? :* No
*Posting Date:* 08-11-2015
*Location:* UVa's College at Wise
*Employment Posting Category:* Faculty
*E-mail a Friend:* jobs. virginia. edu/applicants/Central? quickFind=76959
*Appointment Type:* Teaching and Research
*Preferred EducationWhat level of education is preferred to successfully perform the duties and responsibilities of the position? Choose one. :* No Response
*Position Type:* Teaching and Research Faculty
*Posting for UVA Employees Only:* No Response
*Area of Interest:* No Response
*Type of Application:(required to apply for this posting):* Candidate Profile
*Required ExperienceWhat is the minimum level of relevant experience required to successfully perform the duties and responsibilities of the position? Choose one. :* No Response
*Posting Number:* 0617054
*Tenure Status:* Tenure Track
*Organization (Position Organization):* 12010 WS-Dean of Faculty
*Preferred ExperienceWhat is the minimum level of relevant experience preferred to successfully perform the duties and responsibilities of the position? Choose one. :* No Response
*Closing Date:* Open Until Filled
*Working Title:* Thurston H. Strunk Endowed Chair in Nursing
*Required EducationWhat is the minimum level of formal education required to successfully perform the duties and responsibilities of the position? Choose one. :* No Response