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Assistant/Associate/Full Professor-Nursing

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Northeastern University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Educational Institution and Employer, Title IX University. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by the law. Northeastern University is an E-Verify Employer.

Posting Details

Posting Detail Information

Position Title Assistant/Associate/Full Professor-Nursing
Requisition Number FTFR000869
Division/College Bouve College of Health Sciences
Interdisciplinary Division/College Not Applicable
Location Boston Main Campus
Full-time/Part-time Full Time
Benefits Eligible Yes
Tenure Status Tenured/Tenure Track
Posting Date 10/25/2016
Responsibilities

The School of Nursing in the Bouvé College of Health Sciences at Northeastern University invites applications from highly-motivated candidates for multiple full-time tenure-track or tenured positions. These are academic year, benefits-eligible, tenure-track/tenured positions as an Assistant/Associate/Full Professor in the School of Nursing commensurate with the candidate’s qualifications. Responsibilities include participation in the development, instruction, and evaluation of courses in the baccalaureate, master’s, and doctoral nursing programs; academic advising; and evidence of a strong program of research trajectory supported by external funding and scholarship. The incumbent is expected to fully participate in School of Nursing and Bouvé College of Health Sciences faculty meetings and serve on faculty committees. The anticipated start date for these benefits-eligible positions is Fall 2017 or Spring 2018.

The School of Nursing in the Bouvé College of Health Sciences at Northeastern University has developed a stellar research-intensive/teaching/learning environment for students and faculty alike. Creating an environment where students thrive begins with the faculty. Faculty of the School of Nursing is a diverse and committed group of professionals who are highly qualified, nationally known, and characterized by a range of experiences in nursing practice, research, and education that reflect an extensive degree of excellence. A heightened focus on developing a strong interdisciplinary research and scholarship trajectory is driving a faculty hiring initiative at Northeastern. The ultimate goal is to advance the School of Nursing’s position to one of the nation’s top research schools of nursing.

The wide range of programs offered by the School of Nursing from baccalaureate through DNP and PhD degrees highlights the responsiveness of the School to the healthcare needs of individuals and communities in the state, nation, and globally. The School of Nursing received a five-year, P20 grant award from NINR to establish a Center for Technology in Support of Self-Management and Health. This Center focuses on supporting nursing research in self-management, addressing an urgent need to help health systems design interventions that will support health aging across the lifespan and reduce disparities in healthcare outcomes among racial and ethnic minority populations and other underserved groups. The School of Nursing is committed to co-creating an environment conducive to incubating innovative ideas and strategies aimed at creating a more dignified patient-family-centered healthcare system.

Salary and rank will be commensurate with education, training, and expertise/record of excellence and includes an outstanding benefits package http://www.northeastern.edu/hrm/benefits/index.html.

Qualifications

Qualifications require a PhD in Nursing or related field by the start date/start of appointment, evidence of a promising or already established area of research and scholarship, teaching excellence in undergraduate and graduate teaching, not limited to but including adult health nursing, pediatric nursing, psychiatric mental health nursing, nurse anesthesia, nursing administration, nursing informatics, research, foundation skills or urban health nursing; demonstrated excellence and commitment to supporting a diverse faculty, staff, and student environment.

Additional Information

The School of Nursing is situated within the Bouvé College of Health Sciences, the largest health sciences college in the greater Boston metropolitan area. The College has over 200 faculty members, with approximately 2,000 undergraduate and 2,400 graduate students. It is the leading national model for education and research in the health, psychosocial and biomedical sciences and supports the University’s mission of educating students for a life of fulfillment and accomplishment and creating and translating knowledge to meet global and societal needs. Within Bouvé, the Behrakis Health Sciences Center houses a state of the art human performance and exercise laboratory with teaching and research space, including fully equipped exercise stress testing stations, metabolic carts, Lunar DEXA machine, an underwater weighing tank, Cybex and Keiser strength and power equipment, wet lab facilities for blood processing and muscle biopsies. The Arnold S. Goldstein Simulation Laboratories Suite opened in September 2013 and provides a state-of-the-art simulation center for interprofessional education.
Northeastern University is on an exciting trajectory of growth and innovation. The University is a leader in inter-disciplinary research, urban engagement, experiential learning, and the integration of classroom learning with real-world experience. Northeastern University is home to 20,000 students and to the nation’s premier cooperative education program. The past decade has witnessed a dramatic increase in Northeastern’s international reputation for research and innovative educational programs. Northeastern University is situated on the Avenue of the Arts in Boston’s historic Back Bay, four blocks from the Longwood Medical Area, encompassing Harvard Medical School, Boston Children’s Hospital, Brigham & Women’s Hospital, and Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, and eight blocks from the Boston Medical Center.

To apply, visit the Bouve College of Health Sciences website http://www.northeastern.edu/bouve/ and click on `Faculty Positions’. Applicants should submit a cover letter of interest, the names and contact information for three references, and curriculum vitae. Evaluation of candidates will begin immediately. For more information, please contact the search committee chair, Dr. Barbara Guthrie (phone: 617-373-6977, e-mail b.guthrie@northeastern.edu).

Northeastern University Equal Employment Opportunity Policy: Northeastern University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action, Title IX, and an ADVANCE institution. Minorities, women, and persons with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply. Northeastern University embraces the wealth of diversity represented in our community and seeks to enhance it at all levels. Northeastern University is an E-Verify employer.

Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents
  1. References
  2. Licenses
  3. Research Statement
  4. Teaching Statement

Posting Specific Questions

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