Nursing, Women's Health: Tenure Track Faculty Position - Quinnipiac University in Hamden Connecticut

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Quinnipiac University

Hamden , Connecticut 06518

United States
(0400931 )

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Detailed Job Description

Primary Function:

Quinnipiac University, School of Nursing, invites applicants with expertise in women's health to apply for a full-time faculty position. The School of Nursing serves nearly 700 graduate and undergraduate students. As a newly designated School, our dynamic faculty is forging partnerships that offer cutting-edge opportunities for collaboration and programming that will position us for national recognition. We currently offer traditional and accelerated programs at the baccalaureate level. At the graduate level, our new Doctor of Nursing Practice program prepares baccalaureate students to be adult or family nurse practitioners; post masters students select a focus on either the care of individuals or populations.

Job Duties:

Applicants should be prepared to teach women's health across graduate and undergraduate curricula, pursue a program of scholarship according to the Boyer model, and engage in service to the School, University and profession.


- A doctorate in nursing or a master's degree in nursing with a doctorate in a related field
- Eligibility for Connecticut RN and/or APRN licensure
- Current or recent practice in women's health
- Evidence of or potential for a scholarly trajectory
- Certification as a Women's Health Nurse Practitioner or Nurse Midwife preferred

Special instructions to applicants:

Quinnipiac is a highly rated, Masters I level university located in the heart of New England, about 90 minutes from New York City and two hours from Boston. As a private, coeducational university, Quinnipiac offers 53 undergraduate majors and 20 graduate programs to 5,900 undergraduate and 2,000 graduate students across three, closely connected campuses. The University's mission emphasizing individualized education of students in a community-minded atmosphere contributes to high retention of faculty and staff.

At Quinnipiac School of Nursing, learning occurs in a highly personalized, student-centered community that promotes academic excellence. We view nursing as both a science and an art that is holistic, goal-directed, research-based and concerned with the health and dignity of the whole person. Our vision is to become a national model for interprofessional educational excellence that uniquely prepares graduates for the challenges of today's healthcare system.

The School of Nursing, shared with schools of Education and Health Sciences is housed in an 180,000-square-foot facility with $3.5 million in cutting-edge technology,. Located on the beautifully landscaped grounds of the North Haven Campus, our building features 24 teaching laboratories including five high fidelity simulation suites, adult /neonatal intensive care units, physical exam suites and a 'high tech' accessible apartment. An adjacent building under renovation will soon house a new School of Medicine and shared resources such as large conference spaces, a new health sciences library, two simulated operating room suites and numerous standardized patient rooms and anatomy laboratories.

Salary is commensurate with rank and experience. Application materials should include a letter of interest and curriculum vitae. Consideration of candidate will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Candidates should apply online at:

Keyword Phrases

  • Nursing
  • women's health
Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: Masters
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Professor
Type of Faculty:Tenure Track
Salary: Commensurate with Experience
Type of School:Research University
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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