Assistant/Associate Clinical Professor and Program Director, Charlotte, NC Campus

Jul 11, 2017
Executive Administration Jobs
C-Level & Executive Directors
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Northeastern University

Assistant/Associate Clinical Professor and Program Director, Charlotte, NC Campus

Requisition Number: FTFR000972

Division/College: Bouve College of Health Sciences

Location: Charlotte Campus

Full-time/Part-time: Full Time


The School of Nursing in Bouve College of Health Sciences invites applications for a full-time, 12-month, non-tenure track position as an Assistant/Associate Clinical Professor and Program Director in the School of Nursing, Charlotte campus. The incumbent will play a leadership role in setting the direction of the program, ensuring highest quality clinical experiences for nursing students, maintaining a vibrant faculty, and continuously developing innovative programming. The Program Director will direct all administrative aspects of the program, including faculty assignments, supervision, and evaluation; student admissions, recruitment, and retention activities; students' career development and mentoring; and program evaluation. The Program Director will develop and maintain relationships with students, faculty, and alumni in order to address student and faculty queries and concerns and evaluate the program. S/he will work to meet all accreditation standards established by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) and program requirements established by the North Carolina Board of Nursing. Responsibilities include the development, delivery, and evaluation of didactic and/or clinical courses in the nursing program, as assigned. This may include assisting with capstone projects, contributing to teaching and mentoring of students, and/or being responsible for practicum. The Program Director will supervise staff in the coordination of student and enrollment information with the School of Nursing Academic Programs Office, Bouve Office of Student Services, and University Registrar's Office. S/he will also engage in scholarship, including scholarship of teaching and learning, and professional activities that meet continuous professional development goals.


Minimum requirements are a degree in nursing and PhD/Doctorate in nursing or related field, preferably in nursing practice; significant clinical experience (3-5 years minimum) in the relevant practice area, appropriate advanced practice credentials; an excellent record of college teaching; and understanding of Evidence Based Practice (EBP). A minimum of 3 years of supervisory, administrative and/or budgetary experience is required. Experience in academic administration is preferred. Evidence of meeting requirements established by the North Carolina Board of Nursing regarding qualifications as a Nursing Educator or plan to meet these requirements is requirement.

Additional Information:
Northeastern University is on an exciting trajectory of growth and innovation. The University is a leader in inter-disciplinary research, urban engagement, experiential learning, and the integration of classroom learning with real-world experience. Northeastern University is home to 20,000 students and to the nation’s premier cooperative education program. The past decade has witnessed a dramatic increase in Northeastern’s international reputation for research and innovative educational programs. A heightened focus on interdisciplinary research and scholarship is driving a faculty hiring initiative at Northeastern, advancing its position amongst the nation’s top research universities.

Bouvé College of Health Sciences has over 200 faculty members, with approximately 2,100 undergraduate and 1,500 graduate students. It is the leading national model for education and research in the health, psychosocial and biomedical sciences and supports the University’s mission of educating students for a life of fulfillment and accomplishment and creating and translating knowledge to meet global and societal needs.

In May, 2016 Northeastern’s School of Nursing received approval from the North Carolina Board of Registration in Nursing to offer an Accelerated Bachelor’s of Science in Nursing Program, and Master’s programs. The School of Nursing in the Bouvé College of Health Sciences at Northeastern University has developed a stellar research-intensive/teaching/learning environment for students and faculty alike. Creating an environment where students thrive begins with the faculty. Faculty of the School of Nursing is a diverse and committed group of professionals who are highly qualified, nationally known, and characterized by a range of experiences in nursing practice, research and education that reflect an extensive degree of excellence. The wide range of programs offered by the School of Nursing from baccalaureate through DNP and PhD degrees highlights the responsiveness of the School to the nursing needs in the state, nation, and across the globe. A new Center grant provides opportunities for the candidate to participate in the development of innovative approaches to self-care management through technology.

Salary and rank will be commensurate with education, training, and experience and includes an outstanding benefits package package ( Review of applications will be ongoing until the position is filled.

To apply, visit the Bouve College of Health Sciences website and click on `Faculty Positions’. Applicants should submit a cover letter of interest, the names and contact information for three references, and curriculum vitae. For more information, please contact the search committee chair Dr. Brenda Douglas at 617-373-3016, e-mail:

Northeastern University Equal Employment Opportunity Policy: Northeastern University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action, Title IX, and an ADVANCE institution. Minorities, women, and persons with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply. Northeastern University embraces the wealth of diversity represented in our community and seeks to enhance it at all levels. Northeastern University is an E-Verify employer.

To be considered for this position please visit our web site and apply on line at the following link: Careers@Northeastern

Northeastern University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Educational Institution and Employer, Title IX University. Northeastern University particularly welcomes applications from minorities, women and persons with disabilities. Northeastern University is an E-Verify Employer.


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