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Senior Nursing Faculty Positions/ Open Rank

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Position Details

Position Information

Recruitment/Posting Title Senior Nursing Faculty Positions/ Open Rank
Department School of Nursing
Salary Commensurate With Experience
Posting Summary

The School of Nursing is one of eight schools that make up the Rutgers biomedical and Health Sciences. As part of the Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences division, the School of Nursing (Newark) offers unique opportunities in education, research, and practice at a leading national research university which is the state’s preeminent, comprehensive public institution of higher education.

Innovative academic offerings include bachelor’s, master’s, post-master’s, DNP and PhD programs that are preparing nurse leaders of today and tomorrow at campus locations in Newark, New Brunswick, and Blackwood, NJ.

We invite inquiries, nominations and applications for 2 tenure-track or tenured faculty member with an established program of NIH-funded research. These individuals will become valued faculty members of the Division of Nursing Science. The positions will be based primarily in Newark, NJ. We offer highly competitive salaries and benefits; start-up packages are available.

Successful candidates will demonstrate the expertise and commitment to advance nursing education and nursing science through research, teaching excellence, advisement of PhD students, and mentorship of faculty colleagues. We are seeking visionary leaders who will make solid contributions to the academic life of the faculty.


Minimum Education and Experience

• The responsibilities of the NIH-funded faculty member include teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels, community service, research and publication, and participation in community activities as negotiated with the Dean or his designee.
• Applicants should have a focused program of scholarship in a patient care specialty area.
PHD/DNP required or related doctoral degree
• RN preferred

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

• Eligibility for appointment at the rank of Associate Professor or Professor with tenure, or tenure-track Assistant Professor
• Significant external funding history as principal investigator
• Active federal funding research program (preferred)

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Physical Demands and Work Environment

Posting Details

Posting Number 16FA1231
Posting Open Date
Posting Close Date
Special Instructions to Applicants
Quick Link to Posting
Campus Rutgers University-Newark
Home Location Campus Rutgers University-Newark

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Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter/Letter of Application
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. Reference Letters
Optional Documents