Faculty Position- MSN Family Nurse Practitioner Program


Carlow University, a private, Catholic, liberal arts, comprehensive University in Pittsburgh, PA. Carlow University was founded in 1929 by the Sisters of Mercy, an international community of Roman Catholic women with a mission to serve the poor, the sick, and the uneducated. Carlow, an institution grounded in the liberal arts while also offering strong professional programs, is committed to engaging its diverse community in a process of life-long learning, scholarship, research, and service. Degrees are offered at the baccalaureate, master's, and doctoral levels. Carlow is recognized as a College of Distinction, a Catholic College of Distinction, and a Pennsylvania College of Distinction for 2016-17. Carlow has also been selected by Abound as a provider of Top Degrees for Adult Undergraduates for 2017 and is regionally ranked by US News & World Report. The University was recently named one of Money Magazine's "Best Colleges for Your Money."

Carlow University, College of Health and Wellness (CHW) invites applicants for a full-time Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP) faculty position. Responsibilities will include teaching and advising students; maintaining professional/clinical practice and scholarship agenda, and participating in university and CHW committees. Rank will be commensurate with credentials and experience. This is an 11-month position and begins August 15, 2018.



  1. Earned doctorate in nursing or related field preferred
  2. Master's Degree in nursing required 
  3. Unrestricted licensure in PA and PA State and National Certification as an FNP
  4. Academic experience 
  5. Relevant clinical practice experience as an FNP  


Carlow University employees commit themselves to the highest standards of ethical conduct.  They commit to act with integrity, treat others with respect and dignity, carefully steward the University's resources, avoid conflicts of interest or commitment, maintain confidentiality, and to comply with legal and professional obligations.

Please submit letter of introduction, curriculum vitae, and a statement of teaching philosophy, via e-mail to HR17@carlow.edu. Only completed application packets will be advanced in consideration. Review will begin immediately and continue until an appointment is made.  

Carlow University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We strive for a campus that reflects our urban setting and is inclusive of underrepresented groups to enhance our University community.

Full/Part/FT&PT: Full-time - exempt
Department: Nursing
Contact Name/Title: Search Committee
Contact Address: Carlow University 3333 Fifth Avenue Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Contact Email Address: HR17@carlow.edu