Employment Opportunities

Full-Time Faculty
School of Nursing
Date Posted:
Closing Date:
Open Until filled


The Hampton University School of Nursing is accepting applications from qualified candidates for full-time faculty positions in the Department of Undergraduate Nursing Education (baccalaureate program).  Undergraduate faculty members are needed for classroom and clinical teaching positions.  Experience in one of the following areas is required: Adult Health, Maternal/Child Health, Community Health, and Mental Health.  The School of Nursing has the broad goal of improving health care and the overall quality of life in the state, region, and nation. 

Founded in 1868, Hampton University is a leading historically Black university located on the Virginia Peninsula in Hampton, Virginia.  The Hampton University main campus rests along the scenic banks of historic Hampton, Virginia. The School of Nursing has an additional program at the Hampton University satellite campus located in Virginia Beach.  The School offers the undergraduate baccalaureate program at both campuses.  Vacancies currently exist at the College of Virginia Beach and on the main campus in Hampton. 


Duties and Responsibilities

Faculty tasks consist of teaching, conducting research, and engaging in community service. Additional duties will include student advising, committee work, and holding office hours.  There is an expectation that one will pursue scholarly activities (i.e. publication in scholarly journals, research, and acquisition of external funding). Faculty must sustain their expertise in specialty areas of teaching, clinical practice, and professional development.


Successful candidates applying to teach in the undergraduate program must hold a master’s degree in nursing (earned doctorate preferred). A minimum of three (3) years of recent nursing practice and two (2) years of clinical experience in specialty areas is required. Teaching experience is highly preferred. A current license to practice as a registered nurse in Virginia is also required.  Preferred qualifications include classroom, online, and simulation teaching experience.  All candidates should be computer literate, possess excellent communication skills, and be able to multitask in a busy environment.

How to Apply

A review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until all available positions are filled. The salary will be commensurate with rank, qualifications, and experience. Interested candidates should submit a curriculum vitae, contact information, and names of three professional references (please include their postal and e-mail addresses and telephone numbers) to the following address:

Deborah E. Jones, PhD, RN, CNE
Associate Professor and Dean
School of Nursing
Hampton University
100 E. Queen Street
Hampton, VA  23668
E-mail: deborah.jones@hamptonu.edu
*Hampton University is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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