Assistant Professor, Nursing

Montclair, NJ
Sep 07, 2017
Faculty Jobs
Health & Medical, Nursing
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Montclair State is New Jersey's second largest university. It offers the advantages of a large university - a broad undergraduate curriculum with a global focus, a wide variety of superior graduate programs through the doctoral level, and a diverse faculty and student body - combined with a small college's attention to students.

Posting Date September 6, 2017

Position Title Assistant Professor, Nursing

Vacancy # V-F31

Department School Of Nursing

Division Academic Affairs

Job Description

Tenure-track position in the School of Nursing for a Registered Nurse with expertise in education and provision of direct care for persons who require treatment of complex-comorbid conditions across the health illness continuum in the context of family and community. The successful candidate will teach courses in the undergraduate program. As the School expands its program offerings, there will be opportunities to develop courses and teach in the graduate program. In addition, the candidate is expected to pursue scholarly research leading to publications in high-quality, peer-reviewed journals and present at conference proceedings; increase the visibility of the School's programs; serve on school, and university-level committees; advise students; interact with local community agencies, health care organizations, and media; participate in curricular review and development activities; and contribute to accreditation processes.

Qualifications & Requirements

Required: Earned doctorate in nursing or related field; if doctorate not earned in nursing then master's or baccalaureate degree in nursing is required. Candidates must currently hold or be eligible for licensure as a Registered Nurse in New Jersey. Previous experience as a full-time faculty member in nursing education; evidence of scholarly activities and publication in a defined specialty. Demonstrated aptitude for or evidence of excellence in teaching.

Preferred: Current clinical practice related to area of scholarship. We are seeking candidates who demonstrate the ability to work collaboratively with socially, culturally, and economically diverse communities; commitment to interprofessional education, social justice, democratic and inclusive practice, and critical thinking. Expertise in chronic illness management and health disparities research and education is preferred.

Salary Range
Commensurate with experience.

Anticipated Start Date Open until position is filled.

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Building on a distinguished 105-year history, Montclair State University is proud to be a leading institution of higher education in New Jersey. The university's six colleges and schools serve more than 19,000 undergraduate and graduate students in 300 majors, minors, concentrations and certificate programs. Situated on a beautiful, 250-acre suburban campus just 14 miles from New York City, Montclair State combines the instructional and research resources of a large public university in a dynamic, sophisticated, and diverse academic environment.

EEO/AA Statement:

Montclair State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action institution with a strong commitment to diversity. Additional information can be found on the MSU website at



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