Assistant Professor, Nursing

Towson, Maryland
Jul 10, 2018
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Assistant Professor, Nursing

Department of Nursing

College of Health Professions




Towson University is inviting established scholars and clinicians, and promising faculty applicants for one tenure track, full time, 10-month position beginning August 2018.


Undergraduate and graduate instruction; academic advising; scholarly research activities; and university and community service


All candidates are expected to possess a strong commitment to excellence in teaching and advising. Appointment requires a research doctorate in nursing or related field with expertise in gerontology. Nursing licensure or eligibility for nursing licensure in Maryland is required. Demonstrated success in working with diverse populations of students is also preferred. Salary is competitive and commensurate with experience. Academic rank as an Assistant Professor will be commensurate with qualification and university promotion and tenure criteria.  

The Department:

The Department of Nursing is one of five departments in the College of Health Professions and CCNE accredited with approximately 425 undergraduate students. The Department offers master’s programs in nursing education and nursing administration. There are currently over 50 students enrolled in graduate studies. Post-baccalaureate/post-master’s certificates in nursing education are available. Student admission is highly competitive. The Department of Nursing also offers coursework at the Towson University in Northeastern Maryland campus and Western Maryland Hagerstown campus, a regional center within the University System of Maryland.

Towson University:

Towson University ( was founded in 1866, is recognized by U.S. News and World Reports as one of the top public universities in the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic regions, is Baltimore’s largest university, and is the largest public, comprehensive institution in the University System of Maryland.  TU enrolls almost 18,000 undergraduates and 4,000 graduate students across six academic colleges (business, education, fine arts, health professions, liberal arts, science & mathematics), has over 865 full-time faculty, and offers more than 65 bachelor’s, 45 master’s, and 5 doctoral programs. Our centrally located campus sits on 330 rolling green acres and is 10 miles north of Baltimore, 45 miles north of Washington D.C., and 95 miles south of Philadelphia.

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