Prospective Faculty

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The Marquette University College of Nursing invites dynamic individuals to Be The Difference in the lives of others! 

Join our academic community as we expand to meet the emerging demands of our profession. We invite applications for clinical and tenure-track faculty positions in all areas of teaching and scholarship, and specifically in the areas of:

  • Adult/Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner
  • Advanced Pharmacology and Physiology/Pathophysiology
  • Community engaged teaching and scholarship
  • Gerontology across the care continuum
  • Health Care Systems Leadership
  • Mental Health


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The College of Nursing has an 80-year history of excellence in nursing education, with more than 800 students currently enrolled in B.S.N., M.S.N., D.N.P., and Ph.D. programs. Graduate specializations include Nurse-Midwifery, Children and Families, Adult and Older Adult, Acute Care and Health Care Systems Leadership. More than 80 collaborating agencies provide learning and research opportunities for students and faculty. U.S. News & World Report ranks the College of Nursing graduate program in the top 20 percent nationally.

Marquette University is a research-extensive urban institution in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, enrolling more than 11,000 students in undergraduate, graduate and professional programs. The University’s mission is rooted in the Catholic, Jesuit tradition of faith, excellence, leadership and service, providing the ideal foundation for faculty seeking an environment in which they can flourish.

The College of Nursing is a dynamic community of innovative teacher–scholars embrace its mission to make a difference in the health of the community.

Our practice efforts include distinctive outreach and educational initiatives:

Full-time opportunities

For questions about full-time faculty positions, please contact:

Marilyn Frenn, Ph.D., RN, CNE, ANEF, FTOS, FAAN
Chair, Faculty Recruitment Committee
College of Nursing - Clark Hall
(414) 288-3845

Part-time opportunities

If interested in part-time employment as a clinical instructor or lecturer, please send letter of interest and CV to Dr. Madeline Schmidt.

Marquette University College of Nursing
Emory T. Clark Hall
P.O. Box 1881
Milwaukee, WI 53201-1881

Marquette is an equal employment opportunity/affirmative action employer.


Marquette University does not discriminate in any manner contrary to law or justice on the basis of race, color, gender, age, sexual orientation, religion, disability, veteran’s status, or national origin in its educational programs or activities, including employment and admissions.  At Marquette, we are dedicated to nurturing an inclusive, diverse community that fosters new opportunities, partnerships, collaboration and vigorous yet respectful debate. We welcome and respect all our diverse constituents and value their contributions to our vibrant campus community. This commitment is reflected in our educational mission and in our programs, initiatives, service, and scholarly activity.

The College of Nursing seeks candidates with a proven record of contributing to equity, diversity, and inclusion [in their research, teaching, and service/previous professional role(s)]. Candidates should be prepared to identify strengths and experiences in this area, such as through [educating students to become global citizens and a demonstrated commitment to improving access to higher education for all students regardless of background.