RESPONSIBILITIES: The School of Nursing at the University of Delaware invites applications for a 9 month, full time tenure-track Assistant or Associate Professor position in Women’s Health and Community Nursing. Primary responsibilities include teaching in our nationally recognized undergraduate and graduate programs, establishing a funded research program, and contributing to university service.
QUALIFICATIONS: Candidates must be licensed Registered Nurses with expertise in women’s health nursing and community health. Doctorate required; doctoral candidates (ABD) will be considered. Experience in undergraduate and graduate education preferred; skill in on-line education a plus. Successful applicants will possess research training, a beginning publication record, and experience in the grant funding process.
GENERAL INFORMATION: The School of Nursing (http://www.udel.edu/nursing/) offers dynamic BSN, MSN and PhD programs for approximately 725 undergraduate and 220 graduate students. Accredited by the American Association of Colleges of Nursing, the School boasts an award winning faculty of 34 including nationally recognized leaders in education and policy. An on campus Nurse Managed Health Center, offering occupational and employee health, supports the academic, research and service mission. Faculty research in the School of Nursing is organized around three foci: Health Promotion & Risk Reduction across the Lifespan; Health System, Management, Policy & Education; and Management of Chronic Conditions.
The College of Health Sciences is a thriving academic unit of over 2000 students and approximately 100 faculty with state-of-the-art research and teaching facilities. Including the departments of Behavioral Health and Nutrition, Kinesiology and Applied Physiology, Medical Technology, and Physical Therapy, and the School of Nursing, the College is currently transitioning to an exciting new collaborative clinical research complex on a recently acquired 272-acre tract of University property being developed as a Science, Technology, and Advanced Research campus in one of the nation’s leading life science regions. Founded in 1743, the University of Delaware combines tradition and innovation, offering students a rich heritage along with the latest in instructional and research technology. Located in scenic Newark, Delaware, within 2 hours of New York, Philadelphia, Baltimore, and Washington, D.C., the University is a Land Grant, Sea Grant, Space Grant, and Carnegie Research University (with very high research activity, a designation accorded to fewer than three percent of the degree-granting institutions in the U.S.), and with external funding exceeding $200 million. A state-assisted, privately governed institution, the University enrolls approximately 17,000 undergraduates and 4,000 graduate students, with an average SAT score of 1209 for entering freshmen in 2012.
SALARY: Competitive and commensurate with experience and qualifications. Faculty at the University have regularly received annual cost-of-living and merit salary increases and the benefits package is one of the best in the nation, supporting inclusion of UD in the Chronicle of Higher Education’s “Great Colleges to Work For” program for the past 4 years. Relocation and start-up funds are available.
REVIEW OF APPLICATIONS: will begin on October 1 and will continue until the position is filled. Nominations and expressions of interest will be held in confidence and references will not be contacted without the candidate’s permission. Applicants should upload a letter of application, curriculum vitae, and contact information for three references (all in one document) at http://www.udel.edu/udjobs/. The letter of application and CV will be shared with the current faculty. For inquiries, contact: Judy Herrman, PhD, RN, Search Committee Chair, phone 302-831-8380, email@example.com.
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mployment offers will be conditioned upon successful completion of a criminal background check. A conviction will not necessarily exclude you from employment.
The University of Delaware is an Equal Opportunity Employer which encourages applications from Minority Group Members and Women. The University's Notice of Non-Discrimination can be found at http://www.udel.edu/aboutus/legalnotices.html