Nursing: Full-time Faculty Position - Quinnipiac University in Hamden Connecticut

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Quinnipiac University

Hamden, Connecticut 06518-1908

United States


Detailed Job Description

The School of Nursing serves a growing population of more than 700 graduate and 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) programs prepare baccalaureate graduates to be nurse anesthetists or nurse practitioners specializing in adult-gerontology or families. Post- master’s options are specifically designed for practitioners, CRNAs and executive leaders.

We are seeking faculty with a passion for teaching and a strong clinical focus.  This is a 12-month position with a highly attractive vacation and benefit package. 

We are located in the newly created Center for Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences. The Center is designed for collaborative learning among students pursuing degrees in medicine, nursing and the health professions.  Our exceptional, shared resources include specialty laboratories, 7 simulation suites including 2 operating suites and a post anesthesia recovery area, 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.  

This is an exceptional place to work with a strong sense of community. The University serves nearly 9000 students on 3 campuses and is consistently ranked among the best universities by U.S. News & World Report.  We are situated 90 minutes from New York City and two hours from Boston.  Money magazine has named North Haven one of the 100 best places to live in the United States


Successful applicants will teach across graduate and undergraduate programs 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 or APRN licensure.
  • Current or recent practice in clinical nursing.
  • Preference will be given to applicants with teaching experience.
  • Military service is a plus.


Applications must be submitted electronically and should include a cv 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. We welcome candidates who would enhance that diversity. Quinnipiac offers a great work environment, challenging career opportunities, competitive compensation and a comprehensive benefit program.

Job Code:  2014-1612

Keyword Phrases

  • Nursing - School of Nursing
  • Nursing: Full-time Faculty Position
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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:Not Specified
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
Cover Letter