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Nursing: Tenure-track or Clinical Faculty (Marshfield, WI, campus)

Full Time, Faculty/Instructional

  • Official Title: Assistant Professor
  • Job ID: #17419
  • Date Posted:
  • Apply by: | To ensure consideration, completed applications must be received by deadline. However, screening may continue until position is filled.
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Nursing: Tenure-track or Clinical Faculty (Marshfield, WI, campus)

The Department of Nursing is recruiting for a Tenure-track (probationary or tenured) or clinical track faculty position at the Marshfield campus. The appointment is for nine months with a possibility for summer appointment. Interdisciplinary teaching and scholarship opportunities are readily available and supported by the university. Engaged teams of students and faculty conduct research through the university student-faculty collaborative research grants program. Collaborative community exchanges, cultural immersion programs and global awareness initiatives are well-established at the university and new, innovative partnerships are supported through the university strategic plan and community agencies. Faculty and staff at the University foster student-centered learning, leadership skill development, and a strong shared governance model. There are excellent opportunities for research, leadership, clinical and professional development.   


A successful candidate will present evidence of the following: PhD in nursing; doctorate in a related field with a Master’s degree in nursing from an accredited nursing program; or a DNP from an accredited nursing program;  candidates near completion of the doctoral degree may be considered, contingent on completion of the doctoral degree prior to the start of contract; current RN licensure in the U.S. and eligibility for RN licensure in Wisconsin; WI RN license required by start of contract; and demonstrated experience and/or commitment to the core values of equity, diversity and inclusivity. Clinical practice experience as appropriate. Tenured positions need experience in teaching and an established record of scholarship.


Teaching experience in both undergraduate and graduate programs; evidence of scholarly and/or research dissemination.


The faculty role includes traditional classroom, clinical and/or online teaching/learning as well as other innovations in inter-professional education, cross-disciplinary initiatives, community collaborations, and distance education processes; other faculty duties include performing research/scholarly activities, engaging in service, advising, and participating in university faculty governance through service on department, college, and university committees.



Join an institution built on a foundation of excellence, liberal education, and inclusivity. The College of Nursing and Health Sciences (CNHS) fosters the transformation of individuals at the undergraduate and graduate levels into leaders in professional nursing practice, education, and scholarship. We value excellence in education, experiential learning, leadership, life-long learning, practice, and scholarship; diversity and eliminating barriers to participation; integrity; innovation; social responsibility inclusive to a positive influence on health, respect, social justice, accountability, and sustainability; finally, health and quality of life. In doing so, we endeavor to transform the lives of our students, the practice of our profession, and the health of all we serve.

As part of the college you become a member of two communities and gain partnerships with the premier healthcare providers in the state of Wisconsin. The college is comprised of the Department of Nursing with two site locations: Eau Claire, WI located on the UW-Eau Claire campus and Marshfield, WI located within the prestigious Marshfield Clinic. In addition to Marshfield Clinic, UW-Eau Claire the College of Nursing has partnerships in place with world acclaimed Mayo Clinic Health System.


The Department of Nursing offers four degree programs: traditional Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN), Bachelor of Science in Nursing Completion (BSNC), Master of Science in Nursing Education (MSN), and Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP). UW-Eau Claire is the only public university in northwestern Wisconsin that offers a baccalaureate nursing degree. All programs are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE).

As a department we believe high-impact educational experiences, scholarship, and service to our communities enhance the personal and professional growth of students and faculty. We embrace equity, diversity, and inclusivity in our professional and personal lives. Faculty can develop their own student intercultural immersion experiences. Current faculty led domestic intercultural immersion experiences include working with migrant farm workers in western Wisconsin, the Somali population in northern Wisconsin, and clinical work with the Lakota Sioux nation in South Dakota. Scholarship and research are supported at the college and university levels. Undergraduate students can collaborate with faculty on faculty-mentored scholarly projects through the Office of Research and Sponsored Programs.

For more information about CONHS, please visit:


UW-Eau Claire
Become a part of a campus that truly cares about you in every way. From the faculty in the classrooms to the staff around campus, when you become a Blugold you become part of the family.

The University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire is consistently rated among the top 10 public Midwestern universities and recognized nationally for quality academics and high return on investment (U.S. News). Among our ranks are celebrated scholars and award winners, people who are passionate about their intellectual pursuits, critical thinkers and innovators deeply committed to interacting with and improving the world around us.

Our campus provides a beautiful setting for living and learning. Our faculty and staff provide instruction, inspiration and the kind of challenge that makes an education extraordinary. A century of accomplished Blugolds around the world provides evidence that lives are transformed and meaningful careers are launched right here.

For more information about UW-Eau Claire, please visit:

When you come to UW-Eau Claire-Marshfield you join a community beyond campus. Our partnerships with business, industry and local organizations provide professional, research and scholarly opportunities for you. Some 19,500 residents live, work, and play in Marshfield where you find small city charm with Midwestern hospitality.

Marshfield is a city on the rise. Whether you’re here for business or pleasure, you’ll be taken care of in Marshfield. It’s a place where people enjoy the simple things in life, whether it’s sipping a locally crafted beer, sampling freshly made cheese curds, or enjoying the timeless pleasure of a day at a festival with your family. Marshfield offers year-round opportunities for excitement!

For more information about Marshfield, please visit:

Marshfield Clinic
Marshfield Clinic was incorporated under Wisconsin law in 1916 and operates as a charitable corporation with all its assets held in a charitable trust. It is one of only a few large independent nonprofit medical clinics in the United States. Today, Marshfield Clinic Health System (MCHS) is the largest private group medical practice in Wisconsin and one of the largest in the United States, with more than 1,200 medical providers representing more than 86 specialties and subspecialties. The System has more than 50 locations in 34 Wisconsin communities in northern, central, and western Wisconsin, including hospitals in Marshfield, Eau Claire, Park Falls and Rice Lake.

For more information about MCHS, please visit:

APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Applications are submitted electronically. Please follow instructions found on the following UW-Eau Claire Web site: must create an account and login before you can apply.  If you have not yet registered, click on the "Click here to Register" link to begin the registration process. If you are already a registered user, input your "User Name" and "Password" and select "Login."  Click the link to the Nursing: Tenure-Track Faculty or Clinical at Marshfield, WI, site position (Job ID # 17419) and then click the "Apply Now" button to submit your application electronically.  Your application will not be considered complete until all required documents are attached and all required fields are completed.  Please be sure you have included the following in PDF format:

  • Letter of application
  • Curriculum vita
  • Unofficial graduate school transcript
  • Copy of current RN license

Names and contact information for three references.

Please direct requests for additional information to:

Allison Hannah, Dean Assistant,

To ensure consideration, completed applications must be received by October 15, 2021.  However, screening may continue until position is filled. 

The UW-Eau Claire Police Department is dedicated to maintaining a safe and secure environment for learning and working. Although crime at the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire is limited, the University Police want students, faculty and staff to be aware of crime on campus and the area surrounding the campus. The Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act is a federal law that requires colleges and universities to disclose annual information about campus crime. Visit Campus Security and Fire Report. Also visit our Campus Security Authority(CSA) policy.

UW-Eau Claire is an AA/EEO/Veterans/Disability employer dedicated to enhancing equity, diversity, and inclusion.

The University reserves the right to contact additional references with notice given to the candidates at an appropriate time in the process. Employment will require a background check. Employment will also require you and your references to answer questions regarding past conduct related to sexual violence and sexual harassment.

The University of Wisconsin System will not reveal the identities of applicants who request confidentiality in writing, except that the identity of the successful candidate will be released. See Wis. Stat. §. 19.36(7).