Job ID: 155865

Assistant/Associate Professor and Instructor, Nursing

Florida Atlantic University

  • Mar. 12, 2021
  • Assistant/Associate Professor and Instructor, Nursing
  • College of Nursing
  • Florida Atlantic University
    Boca Raton, FL
  • Open until filled
  • Available immediately
  • Assistant Professor
    Associate Professor
  • Nursing - General

Assistant/Associate Professor and Instructor, Nursing

The College of Nursing at Florida Atlantic University seeks scholars who are committed to supporting the learning needs of students from diverse backgrounds and to engaging communities underrepresented in higher education. Florida Atlantic University is committed to providing an inclusive and welcoming environment for all who interact in our community. In building this environment, we strive to attract students, faculty and staff from a variety of cultures, backgrounds and life experiences. Florida Atlantic University embodies a culture of strategic and collaborative community engagement that results in mutual benefit to the institution and the diverse internal and external communities that it serves.

The College of Nursing is seeking candidates for tenure-track Assistant/Associate Professor and Instructor positions to join our community of scholars who are passionate about nursing and want to thrive in a creative and caring work environment in beautiful Boca Raton, Florida. Florida Atlantic University’s (FAU) Christine E. Lynn College of Nursing is known internationally for its dedication to Caring: expanding the science, practicing the art, studying the meaning, and living it day-to-day. We offer four-degree programs (BSN, MSN, DNP and PhD) with curricula that are unique and caring-based with opportunities for interprofessional education with medical, social work and pharmacy students.

Positions available for the 2021-2022 academic year include the following:

Assistant/Associate Professor (REQ09902/REQ09903) – Candidates for these two tenure track positions should have an earned research doctorate in nursing (PhD or DNS – doctor of nursing science) or a related field and board certified as a Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP) with a minimum of three (3) years’ experience as an FNP and have an unencumbered license and be eligible for RN and APRN licensure in the state of Florida. Candidates should have a focused research trajectory and publication record. A Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) is not sufficient for consideration.

Instructor (REQ09915) – Candidates for this position should have a minimum of an MSN, or doctorate from an accredited institution in nursing (PhD, DNS, or DNP) or a related field; and must be eligible for RN licensure in the state of Florida. Psychiatric nursing or pediatric nursing experience/specialization and graduate education/experience in a focused area of practice are both required.

For more information and to apply, visit and go to Apply Now and search the applicable REQ#.

FAU is an equal opportunity/affirmative action/equal access institution and all qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veterans status or other protected status. Individuals with disabilities requiring accommodation, please call 561-297-3057. 711.

FAU is committed to the principles of engaged teaching, research and service. All persons aspiring to achieve excellence in the practice of these principles are encouraged to apply.

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