Assistant Professor, Nursing (Gerontology Nurse Practitioner)

Job description

The College of Nursing is searching for an Assistant Professor, tenure track position appointment to begin Fall 2019/Spring 2020.

The College of Nursing is a school committed to scientific inquiry, knowledge development, and excellence in teaching. We are building a faculty with a strong record of successful laboratory and/or clinical research that supports our mission to prepare competent nurses to excel as clinicians, scholars, and leaders who will enhance the health care of individuals, families, communities, and populations locally and globally. The successful candidate will have an appointment to the College of Nursing with opportunities for interdisciplinary collaboration across the campus and within the newly formed Academic Health Collaborative which includes the Colleges of Health Science, Nursing, and Pharmacy as well as external partners. The candidate will be expected to establish a program of research in an area that complements the mission of the College of Nursing and is supported by extramural funding. The successful candidate will also contribute to the University’s teaching mission and participate in service activities.

Visit the URI jobs website at to apply and view complete details for posting (F00126).   Please attach the following 2 (PDF) documents to your online Employment Application:  (#1) Cover letter, and (#2) Curriculum Vitae.

NOTE:  Letters of reference will be upon request only.

APPLICATION DEADLINE:  The search is open until filled. The search committee will begin reviewing applications beginning February 1, 2019.


The University of Rhode Island is an AA/EEOD employer.  Women, persons of color, protected veterans, individuals with disabilities, and members of other protected groups are encouraged to apply.




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Job No: F00126
Posted: 1/17/2019
Application Due: 3/18/2019
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