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Associate or Assistant Professor of Nursing – DNP-AGACNP/CRNA

Hofstra University
Hempstead, NY

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Health & Medical, Nursing
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Tenured & Tenure-Track
Employment Type
Full Time
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

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About Hofstra:

At Hofstra University, intellectual curiosity is not just aspirational – it is central to how we engage on a daily basis. Hofstra faculty work within a diverse scholarly community committed to student success, intellectual discovery, free inquiry, inclusivity, and collaboration.

Enrolling more than 10,000 students, Hofstra offers students an array of undergraduate and graduate academic programs spanning the arts, humanities, sciences, business, engineering, law, health care, communications, and more.

Our accomplished faculty collaborate with students to explore interdisciplinary questions and produce innovative research that lays the foundation for future personal and professional success. With a beautiful campus in Hempstead, NY, Hofstra’s location seamlessly merges the tranquility of coastal suburban living with the boundless opportunities of nearby New York City.

Hofstra University seeks candidates who will contribute to a supportive climate for students, faculty, and staff of all identities and backgrounds. We especially encourage women, people of color, members of the LGBTQ+ community, veterans, and people with disabilities to apply.

Position Title:

Associate or Assistant Professor of Nursing – DNP-AGACNP/CRNA

Position Number:



School of Nursing

Full-Time or Part-Time:



The Hofstra Northwell School of Nursing and Physician Assistant Studies is pleased to invite applications for a tenure-track Associate or Assistant Professor in the Department of Nursing at Hofstra University. The Department of Nursing welcomes applications in DNP-AGACNP/CRNA.The Doctor of Nursing Practice and Master of Science programs with a major in nursing have three tracks: Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP), Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner (AGACNP) and Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse (PMHNP). Additionally, the School offers a dual-degree DNP-AGACNP/Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist program. The Bachelor of Science program with a major in nursing began in Fall 2021. The School also offers a Master of Science in Cardiovascular Sciences and Perfusion Medicine.The Associate or Assistant Professor – DNP-AGACNP/CRNA’s responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:

  • Provide instruction to Doctor of Nursing Practice (AGACNP/CRNA) students at the graduate level in the program courses and across other graduate level nursing courses as needed, based on qualifications and experience.
  • Demonstrate competence in teaching.
  • Create innovative curricula utilizing experiential pedagogies and adult learning theory.
  • Ensures course implementation according to curriculum approved student learning outcomes as well as the School of Nursing vision, mission and values.
  • Engage in community service above and beyond faculty requirements.
  • Engage in lifelong learning as evidenced by participation in professional and faculty development.
  • Evidence of progressive participation and leadership of national/international professional organizations.
  • Maintain clinical/professional experience in the field of accreditation of undergraduate and graduate-level programs, namely Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) and Council on the Accreditation of Anesthesia (COA).
  • Functions as clinical coordinators and adjuncts as appropriate.
  • Maintains compliance with COA accreditation standards and ongoing School and Program accreditation efforts.
  • Development and refinement of Nurse Anesthesia curriculum materials within regulatory and professional guidelines/domains.
  • Participate in recruitment, selection and enrollment of graduate students.
  • Oversees off-campus clinical sites, off-campus clinical coordinators and graduate student clinical practice experiences.
  • Serves as a professional mentor to graduate students completing doctoral projects.


  • Doctoral degree in nursing or a related field.
  • Pre-licensure master’s or doctoral degree with a Nurse Anesthesia major from a regionally accredited institution and nationally accredited nurse anesthesia program (or equivalent).
  • Current CRNA certification by the National Board of Certification and Recertification for Nurse Anesthetists (NBCRNA).
  • Five or more years of clinical experience in the Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist (CRNA) role.
  • Three or more years as a nurse anesthesia educator with knowledge of program administration.
  • Experience with simulation in nursing or nurse anesthesia education.
  • Excellent communication, organizational, teaching, leadership and time management skills.
  • Outstanding computer skills are a must and include proficiency in Canvas, Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint.
  • Successful candidates will have demonstrated a commitment to promoting equity, diversity and inclusion in an educational environment.

Preferred Quals Summary:

  • Peer reviewed national/international presentations and publications.

Special Instructions:

Please upload the following with your application for consideration:

  • Cover letter
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Teaching statement including evidence of effectiveness as an educator and approach to creating an inclusive learning environment
  • Email address and phone number of three professional references

Inquiries should be directed to


Open until filled

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EEO Statement:

Hofstra University is an equal opportunity employer, committed to fostering diversity in its faculty, administrative staff and student body, and encourages applications from the entire spectrum of a diverse community.

Salary/Salary Range:

$115,000 - $125,000


Working at Hofstra University

Hofstra University is a dynamic private university where students will benefit from large-university resources and thrive within a small college atmosphere.  At Hofstra, students can choose from 155 undergraduate and 170 graduate program options within the Frank G. Zarb School of Business; Hofstra College of Liberal Arts and Sciences: the Peter S. Kalikow School of Government, Public Policy and International Affairs; School of Humanities, Fine and Performing Arts; School of Natural Sciences and Mathematics; the Hofstra Northwell School of Medicine at Hofstra University and Hofstra Northwell School of Graduate Nursing and Physician Assistant Studies at Hofstra University; Hofstra University Continuing Education; Honors College; Lawrence Herbert School of Communication; Maurice A. Deane School of Law; School of Education; School of Engineering and Applied Science; and School of Health Professions and Human Services. Students also benefit from small classes (student-to-faculty ratio of 13-to-1 and an average undergraduate class size of just 21 students), flexible schedules, and close proximity to the cultural and networking aspects of New York City.

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