Nursing: Full-time Clinical Faculty - 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 850 graduate and undergraduate students.  We invite applications for 9.5 month Faculty appointment position, beginning August 2015.Successful candidates will exhibit a passion for teaching and have a strong clinical background with current or recent experience. Expertise in obstetrics/women’s health, behavioral health, pediatrics or community health nursing are highly desirable. APRN certification or military service are also desirable, but not required.

In the newly constructed Center for Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences, we work with faculty colleagues to create interprofessional learning experiences that better prepare students for today's healthcare challenges. As one of only a few schools in the nation to be holistically endorsed, we emphasize the psychosocial and spiritual aspects of care, as well as the physical. The School of Nursing 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 online options are specifically designed for advanced practice nurses and executive nurse leaders.

We are located on Quinnipiac University’s North Haven Campus in the 500,000 sq. ft. Center for Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences, alongside the Center for Law and the School of Education. Shared facilities include numerous specialty laboratories, 7 simulation suites including 2 ORs and a post anesthesia recovery area, 4 physical exam suites, a 'high tech' accessible apartment, diagnostic imaging equipment, a health sciences library, 24 standardized patient rooms, a 48-station anatomy dissection laboratory, and a variety of high-tech multifunction class and seminar rooms to accommodate small to large class sizes. Quinnipiac University exudes a strong sense of community among its members and has been named a top place to work by The Chronical of Higher Ed (2013). 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 experience in teaching and the use of high-fidelity simulation.
  • Military service is a plus.

Quinnipiac University is only considering applicants who have valid authorization to work in the U.S., in this position, for the University.  Quinnipiac University does not sponsor employment-based visas for this position.


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:  2015-1719

Keyword Phrases

  • Nursing - School of Nursing
  • Nursing: Full-time Clinical Faculty
  • Diversity
  • physician assistant
  • health sciences
  • Nursing
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