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Assistant/Associate Clinical Professor

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Posting Details

Posting Detail Information

Position Title Assistant/Associate Clinical Professor
Requisition Number FTFR000793
Division/College Bouve College of Health Sciences
Interdisciplinary Division/College Not Applicable
Location Charlotte Campus
Full-time/Part-time Full Time
Benefits Eligible Yes
Tenure Status Non Tenure Track
Posting Date 07/07/2017

The Bouvé College of Health Sciences School of Nursing invites applications for a full-time, 52-week, benefits-eligible, non-tenure track clinical faculty position as an Assistant or Associate Clinical Professor. Responsibilities include participation in the development, implementation, instruction, and evaluation of courses in the undergraduate nursing program – both didactic and clinical, and academic advising as needed. The incumbent will play a leadership role in setting the direction of the clinical placement program, ensuring highest quality clinical training experiences for undergraduate nursing students, maintaining collaborative relationships with clinical agencies and institutions, and continuously developing new relationships and innovative programming. Faculty member working in Charlotte in this position will be expected to attend faculty meetings and participate in committees in the School of Nursing via conference call or electronic system.


Minimum requirements are a DNP or PhD degree, a master’s in the field of specialization, extensive clinical experience as a registered nurse, and an understanding of Evidence-Based Practice (EBP) and multiple hospital-based health care systems, an excellent record of college teaching at the BSN level or above in an area not limited to but including adult health nursing, pediatric nursing, psychiatric mental health nursing, foundation skills, or urban health nursing. Evidence of nursing scholarship is desirable. Incumbent must hold a current unrestricted license to practice as a registered nurse in North Carolina.

Additional Information

Since 2011 the Charlotte campus began offering 15 master’s programs in business, healthcare, education, energy, nonprofit, government, finance and technology; 3 doctorates in education and healthcare-related fields; and access to unparalleled cooperative education and career services. In May, 2016 Northeastern’s School of Nursing received approval from the North Carolina Board of Registration in Nursing to offer an Accelerated Bachelor’s of Science in Nursing Program.

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. A heightened focus on interdisciplinary research and scholarship is driving a faculty hiring initiative at Northeastern, advancing its position amongst the nation’s top research universities.

Bouvé College of Health Sciences has over 200 faculty members, with approximately 2,100 undergraduate and 1,500 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.

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. 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 nursing needs in the state, nation, and across the globe. A new Center grant provides opportunities for the candidate to participate in the development of innovative approaches to self-care management through technology.

Salary and rank will be commensurate with education, training, and experience and includes an outstanding benefits package package ( Review of applications will be ongoing until the position is filled.

To apply, visit the Bouve College of Health Sciences website and click on `Faculty Positions’. Applicants should submit a cover letter of interest, the names and contact information for three references, and curriculum vitae. For more information, please contact the search committee chair Dr. Susan Jo Roberts at 617-373-3130, e-mail:
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
  3. Licenses
Optional Documents
  1. References

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