Overview

Alvernia is a distinctive Franciscan university, grounded in the Catholic and liberal arts traditions, that combines diverse academic opportunities with personal attention and an unmatched commitment to community service. Alvernia empowers students to become “ethical leaders with moral courage.” Through real-world learning and the challenging guidance of faculty mentors, they discover their passion for life and turn what they love into lifetimes of career success and personal fulfillment. Alvernia students do well and do good.

Situated on a scenic 121-acre suburban campus in historic Berks County, Pa., the university of more than 3,000 students is conveniently located near Philadelphia (60 miles) and within an easy drive of New York, Baltimore and Washington, D.C. With Colleges of Arts and Sciences and Professional Studies, Alvernia today offers more than 50 undergraduate majors and minors and a range of graduate programs at the master’s and doctoral levels through its School of Graduate and Adult Education. Satellite sites are located in Philadelphia and Schuylkill County. As one of only 22 Franciscan institutions in the country, Alvernia’s focus on caring for each other, the environment and the community are joined with a challenging educational experience to provide an unparalleled environment to grow, develop and mature as a person and professional.

Alvernia University invites applicants for a tenure-track position in Nursing beginning fall 2017 or January 2018. We are seeking a candidate that has clinical experience and teaching experience in acute care nursing. Applicants must hold or be enrolled in doctoral studies with either a research or practice focus. A MSN and Professional RN License for the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania are required. Classroom and clinical teaching assignments may include traditional day, graduate and adult accelerated courses, off-site, and online/blended delivery formats.

To apply, candidates should send a letter of application, current curriculum vitae, graduate transcripts, and names, addresses, and telephone numbers of three current references to Human Resource Office, Alvernia University, 400 St. Bernardine Street, Reading, PA 19607 or e-mail to human.resources@alvernia.edu.

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

For further information about these positions and our campus, please visit www.alvernia.edu