Assistant Professor, Nursing (Specialization: Nursing Education; Adult/Elderly Care)

Job description

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 October 9, 2018

Position Title Assistant Professor, Nursing (Specialization: Nursing Education; Adult/Elderly Care)

Vacancy # V-F17

Department School of Nursing

Division Academic Affairs

Job Description

Position in the newly established School of Nursing for a Registered Nurse with expertise in nursing education and provision of direct care for adults and elderly persons who require treatment of acute and chronic conditions across the health illness continuum in the context of family and community. The successful candidate will teach courses in both the undergraduate and graduate programs. 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

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. Demonstrated aptitude for or evidence of excellence in teaching.

National certification or eligibility for certification in education or clinical specialty. Previous experience as a full-time faculty member; evidence of scholarly activities in a defined specialty. 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.

Salary Range
Commensurate with experience.

Anticipated Start Date September 1, 2019

Send cover letter and resume to
(include vacancy # if above)

Ms. Eileen Kearney, Associate Director
School of Nursing
Montclair State University
Montclair, NJ 07043
Email: [email protected]

Please indicate V-F17 in cover letter and email subject heading.

Apply By Until position is filled.

Organizational Marketing Statement:

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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Posted: 10/10/2018
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