Division/College: Bouve College of Health Sciences
FT/PT: Full Time
The School of Nursing in the Bouvé College of Health Sciences at Northeastern University invites applications from highly-motivated candidates for three full-time tenure-track or tenured positions. They are academic year, benefits-eligible positions as an Assistant/Associate/Full Professor in the School of Nursing commensurate with the candidates’ qualifications. Responsibilities include participation in the development, instruction, and evaluation of master's through doctoral courses; academic advising; and evidence of a strong program of research supported by external funding and scholarship. The School seeks candidates whose research, teaching, and service reflect an integration of diversity and inclusion. Candidates should be prepared to provide evidence of how their research, teaching, and service have prepared them to contribute to Bouvé College's commitment to diversity and inclusion. The incumbents are expected to fully participate in School of Nursing and Bouvé College of Health Sciences faculty meetings and serve on faculty committees. The anticipated start date for these positions is August 26, 2019.
The School of Nursing in the Bouvé College of Health Sciences at Northeastern University has developed a stellar research-intensive/teaching/learning environment for students and faculty alike. Creating an environment where students thrive begins with the faculty. Faculty of the School of Nursing is a diverse and committed group of professionals who are highly qualified, nationally known, and characterized by a range of experiences in nursing practice, research, and education that reflect an extensive degree of excellence. A heightened focus on developing a strong interdisciplinary research and scholarship trajectory is driving a faculty hiring initiative at Northeastern. The ultimate goal is to advance the School of Nursing's position to one of the nation's top research schools of nursing.
The wide range of programs offered by the School of Nursing from baccalaureate through DNP and PhD degrees highlights the responsiveness of the School to the healthcare needs of individuals and communities in the state, nation, and globally. The School of Nursing received a five-year, P20 grant award from NINR to establish a Center for Technology in Support of Self-Management and Health. This Center focuses on supporting nursing research in self-management, addressing an urgent need to help health systems design interventions that will support health aging across the lifespan and reduce disparities in healthcare outcomes among racial and ethnic minority populations and other underserved groups. The School of Nursing is committed to co-creating an environment conducive to incubating innovative ideas and strategies aimed at creating a more dignified patient-family-centered healthcare system.
Salary and rank will be commensurate with education, training, and expertise/record of excellence and includes an outstanding benefits package http://www.northeastern.edu/hrm/benefits/index.html.
Northeastern University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Educational Institution and Employer, Title IX University. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by the law. Northeastern University is an E-Verify employer.
Qualifications require a PhD in Nursing or related field by the start date/start of appointment, eligibility for RN licensure in Massachusetts, evidence of an already established area of research and scholarship, teaching excellence in graduate through doctoral courses, demonstrated excellence and commitment to supporting a diverse faculty, staff, and student environment.
The School of Nursing is situated within the Bouvé College of Health Sciences, the largest health sciences college in the greater Boston metropolitan area. The College has over 200 faculty members, with approximately 2,000 undergraduate and 2,400 graduate students. It is the leading national model for education and research in the health, psychosocial and biomedical sciences and supports the University's mission of educating students for a life of fulfillment and accomplishment and creating and translating knowledge to meet global and societal needs. Within Bouvé, the Behrakis Health Sciences Center houses a state of the art human performance and exercise laboratory with teaching and research space, including fully equipped exercise stress testing stations, metabolic carts, Lunar DEXA machine, an underwater weighing tank, Cybex and Keiser strength and power equipment, wet lab facilities for blood processing and muscle biopsies. The Arnold S. Goldstein Simulation Laboratories Suite provides a state-of-the-art simulation center for interprofessional education. Northeastern University is on an exciting trajectory of growth and innovation. The University is a leader in inter-disciplinary research, urban engagement, experiential learning, and the integration of classroom learning with real-world experience. Northeastern University is home to 20,000 students and to the nation’s premier cooperative education program. The past decade has witnessed a dramatic increase in Northeastern’s international reputation for research and innovative educational programs. Northeastern University is situated on the Avenue of the Arts in Boston’s historic Back Bay, four blocks from the Longwood Medical Area, encompassing Harvard Medical School, Boston Children's Hospital, Brigham & Women’s Hospital, and Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, and eight blocks from the Boston Medical Center.
Requisition Number: FTFR001175
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About Northeastern University
Founded in 1898, Northeastern University is a private research university located in the heart of Boston. Northeastern is a leader in worldwide experiential learning, urban engagement, and interdisciplinary research that meets global and societal needs. Our broad mix of experience-based education programs?our signature cooperative education program, as well as student research, service learning, and global learning?build the connections that enable students to transform their lives. The University offers a comprehensive range of undergraduate and graduate programs leading to degrees through the doctorate in nine colleges and schools.