Medical/Surgical Nursing: Tenure-Track Faculty - Quinnipiac University in Hamden Connecticut

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Quinnipiac University

Hamden, Connecticut 06518-1908

United States

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Detailed Job Description

The School of Nursing serves a growing population of 700 graduate or undergraduate students.  Working with our colleagues in medicine, rehabilitative medicine and diagnostic imaging, we envision becoming a national model for interprofessional educational excellence that uniquely prepares graduates for the challenges of today's healthcare system.  The School of Nursing currently offers traditional, accelerated, and RN-to-BSN programs at the baccalaureate level. At the graduate level, our Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) program prepares baccalaureate graduates to be nurse practitioners or nurse anesthetists. We also offer post- master’s options leading to a DNP in the care of populations, leadership or anesthesia. 


The Quinnipiac School of Nursing is located in the new Center for Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences. Encompassing  325,000 square feet, the Center is designed for collaborative learning among students pursuing degrees in medicine, nursing and the health professions.  Our exceptional, shared resources include 24 teaching laboratories, seven high fidelity simulation suites including 2 operating suites and post anesthesia recovery, physical exam suites, a 'high tech' accessible apartment, diagnostic imaging equipment, a health sciences library, numerous standardized patient rooms, a 48-station anatomy dissection laboratory, and multifunction class and seminar rooms with videoconferencing capability.  

Quinnipiac University is a thriving private university with 6,500 undergraduate and 2,300 graduate students, located in Hamden, Connecticut, approximately 90 minutes from New York City and two hours from Boston. Consistently ranked among the best universities by U.S. News & World Report and recently named one of the 2013 Great Colleges to Work For by The Chronicle of Higher Education, Quinnipiac offers 58 undergraduate majors and 20 graduate and professional programs, including those leading to degrees in both law and medicine. At the core of Quinnipiac is its commitment to teaching and collaboration. Quinnipiac fosters partnerships among students and with faculty; it is a spirited, welcoming campus.



This is a 12-month position. Applicants should be prepared to teach across graduate and undergraduate curricula, pursue a program of scholarship and engage in service to the school, university and profession.


Qualifications & Special Instructions to Applicants

-Earned doctorate in nursing or a master's degree in nursing with a doctorate in a related field

-Eligibility for Connecticut RN licensure

-Current or recent practice in medical or surgical nursing

-Administrative or leadership experience is highly desirable

-Teaching experience and military service are a plus



Applications must be submitted electronically and should include a resume and a thoughtful cover letter describing your interest in the position, and explaining how your background and experience qualify you for this position.

Quinnipiac University has a strong commitment to the principles and practices of diversity throughout the university community and we welcome candidates who would enhance that diversity.

Job Code:  2013-1514


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Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: Masters
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Professor
Associate Professor
Assistant Professor
Type of Faculty:Tenure Track
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
Cover Letter